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Pliny The Elder - Russian River Brewing Company

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100
world-class

9,601 Ratings
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world-class

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Ratings: 9,601
Reviews: 3,120
rAvg: 4.65
pDev: 8.17%
Wants: 4,401
Gots: 1,376 | FT: 52
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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dboon

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4.6/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

his is my third dance with Pliny and I’m still lovin this stuff. Bottle 7/14/10, so it’s less than three weeks old. That being said, this beer needs to enjoyed in the Bay Area, or better yet at RR. The color is a clear golden yellow with a nice frothy white head. The citrus and hops waft through the air and engage the senses. The taste is fantastic, big piney, citrusy, hops explode on the palate with just enough of a malt backbone to keep scoliosis from setting in. Great balance, huge hoppy characteristics, this is the mold for west coast DIPAs...

Serving type: bottle

07-07-2011 00:50:40 | More by dboon
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Pliny The Elder from Russian River Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 9,601 ratings.