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Pliny The Elder - Russian River Brewing Company

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9,791 Ratings
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Ratings: 9,791
Reviews: 3,125
rAvg: 4.65
pDev: 8.17%
Wants: 4,493
Gots: 1,453 | FT: 53
Brewed by:
Russian River Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-24-2003)
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dbhall

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4.58/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

wow. i dont even think this is the freshest bottle ever, but wow this is one heck of beer. it pours well, with a little head, and has great lacing. it smells like the one of the best double ipas ever. thats really the best i can describe it. but there is definitely are piney smell, with a lot of citrus and some hops. the tast is awesome. just perfectly balanced with hops and citrus. the finish is really clean with just a little hops aftertaste.

like it a lot, not the greatest double ive tasted, but it is really all you need

Serving type: bottle

11-03-2010 03:09:39 | More by dbhall
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Pliny The Elder from Russian River Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 9,791 ratings.