Pliny The Younger | Russian River Brewing Company

Pliny The YoungerPliny The Younger
3,095 Ratings
Pliny The YoungerPliny The Younger

Brewed by:
Russian River Brewing Company
California, United States

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.25%

Availability: Winter

Notes / Commercial Description:
Pliny the Younger, the man, was Pliny the Elder’s nephew and adopted son. They lived nearly 2,000 years ago! Pliny the Elder is our Double IPA, so we felt it was fitting to name our Triple IPA after his son. It is almost a true Triple IPA with triple the amount of hops as a regular I.P.A. That said, it is extremely difficult, time and space consuming, and very expensive to make. And that is why we don’t make it more often! This beer is very full-bodied with tons of hop character in the nose and throughout. It is also deceptively well-balanced and smooth.

Added by xlperro on 01-27-2005

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For all the hype, this has a lot to live up to. It does! From the first hoppy quaff to the last, Younger is a great beer.

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I've had this the last four years running and i think its getting a little bit duller each year

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Pliny The Younger from Russian River Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.7 out of 5 with 3,095 ratings
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