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Pliny The Elder - Russian River Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

11,227 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 11,227
Reviews: 3,234
rAvg: 4.65
pDev: 8.6%
Wants: 5,192
Gots: 2,034 | FT: 65
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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3.75/5  rDev -19.4%

Studs1991, Yesterday at 12:47 AM
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4.5/5  rDev -3.2%

apareed, Yesterday at 12:42 AM
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5/5  rDev +7.5%

WynnDavis, Tuesday at 09:46 PM
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4/5  rDev -14%

Great beer nice balance and bright hop flavor but the things people to do to get it in my area is insane. Great beer but there's plenty of other just as good beers readily available to me on the shelf and at a better price (i've never paid for it but I know what some have)

dorosjim, Tuesday at 04:50 PM
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4.38/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Pours a clear honey orange with light white head. Smells of citrus, pine, sweet malts, a little floral. Grassy pine, grapefruit, some barely flavor, sweet malts. Medium carbonation and body with a smooth mouth-feel. Nice moderate pine aftertaste. Excellent

GregJ, Tuesday at 04:48 PM
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4.75/5  rDev +2.2%

voider, Tuesday at 04:45 AM
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4.5/5  rDev -3.2%

Jblack81, Tuesday at 04:19 AM
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4.76/5  rDev +2.4%

LMAO_1up, Tuesday at 02:11 AM
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4.76/5  rDev +2.4%

Felix_TKO, Monday at 11:35 PM
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4.88/5  rDev +4.9%

BeerforBrendan, Monday at 10:56 PM
Photo of LouZ
5/5  rDev +7.5%

Amazing. A friend had a 22-oz bottle and I was fortunate enough to have a share of it. Will go out of my way to acquire again.

LouZ, Monday at 10:54 PM
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4.89/5  rDev +5.2%

Eheander, Monday at 10:34 PM
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5/5  rDev +7.5%

BrianQuinn, Monday at 10:18 PM
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4.5/5  rDev -3.2%

riotontheroad, Monday at 09:40 PM
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4.5/5  rDev -3.2%

frinknasty, Monday at 06:43 PM
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4.5/5  rDev -3.2%

Finally got my hands on some fresh Pliny. Don't get me wrong, its damn good, but it is not perfect, and there are other beers out there I would prefer.

AnalogErik, Monday at 05:42 PM
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4.75/5  rDev +2.2%

coleton90, Monday at 04:14 PM
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4.75/5  rDev +2.2%

BeerMe13, Monday at 03:41 PM
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4.5/5  rDev -3.2%

ananh, Monday at 08:40 AM
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4.23/5  rDev -9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

freshcarl, Monday at 04:37 AM
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4.18/5  rDev -10.1%

Fordknox, Monday at 02:33 AM
Pliny The Elder from Russian River Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 11,227 ratings.