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Pliny The Elder - Russian River Brewing Company

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100
world-class

9,609 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 9,609
Reviews: 3,120
rAvg: 4.65
pDev: 8.17%
Wants: 4,402
Gots: 1,379 | 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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moosiz

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4.38/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

bottled on 6-10-09, obtained in a trade. thanks again to Chris. i poured this into a tulip glass it is a very clear burnt orange color with a nice creamy head that fades slightly into a creamy ring. great sticky rorschach lacing.

earthy pine with a citrus undertone. there is a mild sweet spice in the background.

piney sweet with a bitter hop grapefruit creamy finish

quick bite followed by flavor explosion. nice carbonation and that creaminess followed by absolutly no overpowering aftertaste.

this is so drinkable. i do believe this beer for its style really deserves the rating it has obtained. very smooth

Serving type: bottle

06-19-2009 00:11:59 | More by moosiz
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Pliny The Elder from Russian River Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 9,609 ratings.