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Pliny The Elder - Russian River Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

9,781 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 9,781
Reviews: 3,125
rAvg: 4.65
pDev: 8.17%
Wants: 4,486
Gots: 1,447 | 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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nandemo1

Virginia

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

Poured a crystal clear gold with a full finger of frothy white head that stuck around a while and left a lot of lacing. Carbonation bubbles continued long into the glass.

Smelled strongly of citrus, grapefruit and tangerines, as well as pine. Taste is pleasantly bitter with an extremely well balanced sweetness, includes some earthiness with that grapefruit twang.

Mouthfeel is in the light-medium range, kinda crisp but the flavor tends to hang around a bit.

Overall, yeah, it's that good.

Serving type: bottle

10-26-2011 00:04:52 | More by nandemo1
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S - Hoppy and perfect for an IPA

T - Great. High on bitterness but not the bad kind.

M - The best part. Extremely light and smooth going down.

O - Worth the hype.

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Pliny The Elder from Russian River Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 9,781 ratings.