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Pliny The Elder - Russian River Brewing Company

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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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philipsanchez09

California

4.8/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

I wasn't really into IPA's until I had this one here, both on top and in a bottle...over and over and over again. It's a must have whenever it's on tap and a take home when your local craft beer store has it in stock.

Taste: The "piney" taste is existent right from the beginning and the hoppiness is perfectly balanced. This is one of those that you just take your time with and enjoy.

Overall, this has got to be in my top 5 beers and should be a staple up there for years to come.

Rating: 9.75/10

Serving type: on-tap

10-23-2013 19:33:11 | More by philipsanchez09
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Pliny The Elder from Russian River Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 9,913 ratings.