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Pliny The Elder - Russian River Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

10,288 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 10,288
Reviews: 3,142
rAvg: 4.65
pDev: 8.39%
Wants: 4,731
Gots: 1,672 | FT: 55
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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4.5/5  rDev -3.2%

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Kentucky

4.83/5  rDev +3.9%

I had the privilege to finally try Pliny the Elder thanks to a trade and what a treat it was!

A - Pours a bright gold with little head. Beautiful lacing.

S - A very pleasant piney taste, some flowers.

T - Citrus hops, piney taste, impressions of honey

M - Great! Carbonation worked perfectly.

O - One of the best beer I ever had. Somehow, I kept thinking about Zombie Dust as I was enjoying this one making myself hesitating as to which one was the best. For now, I will go with ZD but with the opportunity to try Pliny more in the future my mind could change.

11-07-2013 21:16:44 | More by edhizdeid
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Florida

4/5  rDev -14%

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5/5  rDev +7.5%

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Michigan

4.5/5  rDev -3.2%

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4.75/5  rDev +2.2%

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Michigan

4.5/5  rDev -3.2%

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Texas

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California

5/5  rDev +7.5%

Overall, this beer is perfect. It is one of the rare beers that absolutely lives up to its reputation.

Russian River makes some incredible beverages. This, without a doubt, is their pride a joy. If you are to go for any beer in a "Top-whatever" list, make it this one. You won't be disappointed.

11-05-2013 22:51:19 | More by bethebean66
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Quebec (Canada)

4.25/5  rDev -8.6%

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4.75/5  rDev +2.2%

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Massachusetts

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Pliny The Elder from Russian River Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 10,288 ratings.