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Pliny The Elder - Russian River Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

9,913 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 9,913
Reviews: 3,127
rAvg: 4.65
pDev: 8.17%
Wants: 4,559
Gots: 1,514 | FT: 54
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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dondeez21

New Jersey

5/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

I received bottles from 2 different trades w/ JamesCrames and Bbothen and was blown away. This is one of the few beers to truly live up to all of the hype. The appearence is a light golden yellow with a very nice thin lacing. The aroama hits you as soon as you open a bottle. Citrus hops can be smelled from a few feet away. The first sip is truly amazing. With so much hop aroama you would think the beer would be way to bitter. It is the total opposite. This beer is extremely balanced with just the right amount of bitterness. Overall I think this is one of the best beers I have ever had the chance to drink and would recommend it to anyone even people who wouldnt consider themselves hopheads.

Serving type: bottle

12-02-2008 22:19:36 | More by dondeez21
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Pliny The Elder from Russian River Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 9,913 ratings.