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Pliny The Elder - Russian River Brewing Company

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9,802 Ratings
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Ratings: 9,802
Reviews: 3,125
rAvg: 4.65
pDev: 8.17%
Wants: 4,498
Gots: 1,460 | 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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Reviews by tigg924:
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tigg924

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4.58/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Appearance: gold in color, 1/4 inch head, clear, moderate carbonation

Smell: big dose of piney hops

Taste: pineapply caramel malt to start followed by a piney hoppy finish. The hops stay in your mouth for a while.

Mouthfeel: smooth, medium light bodied, slightly bitter, but not overpowering. moderate carbonation.

Drinkability: I could have several. Well worth the hype. Along with Nugget Nectar, for me this is one of my favorite hoppy beers. The pine is more pronounced here than in any other beer I have had. Just a great beer.

Serving type: bottle

10-27-2009 21:48:19 | More by tigg924
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Pliny The Elder from Russian River Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 9,802 ratings.