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Brewed By: Russian River Brewing Company

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Average Rating:
9.00028

Number of Ratings: 7185

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA (DIPA / IIPA)

Brewed In: 725 4th St, Santa Rosa, CA 95404, USA

ABV: 8%

IBU: 100


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Pliny The Elder

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Tasting Notes

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lilmcmandy@yahoo.com profile picturelilmcmandy@yahoo.com - July 7, 2016
Not the best double Ipa I have had way better not sure what the hype is
czeldin@gmail.com profile pictureczeldin@gmail.com - June 23, 2016
Good but kinda flat after taste
dfilton8n88@earthlink.net profile picturedfilton8n88@earthlink.net - June 18, 2016
Hard to find but worth it. Very nice IPA flavor.
Stoops1969 profile pictureStoops1969 - June 3, 2016
Very nice IPA. I was amazed that I could get a glass here in eastern PA
bockboy@att.net profile picturebockboy@att.net - May 23, 2016
B. Good hop aroma and taste, a bit thin on malt body. Basic old time hops,
mryeti profile picturemryeti - May 21, 2016
I remember when I found this and Im still kicking myself for not reviewing it then. Walked into a cigar store in Del Mar CA for a Daily Racing Form while on vacation. I looked across the room to the cooler along the wall and saw this ugly logo'ed beer...Pliny. I knew that this was a sought after IPA but I didn't realize how rare it was at the time. I bought two, there were four or five left in the cooler. After getting back to the room, I cracked one open...Nirvana! OMG it was good! I told my wife we had to go back in the AM before going to the track so I could buy the rest...when I got there in the morning, they were gone.
SonomaBrews profile pictureSonomaBrews - May 16, 2016
Truly delicious. Had one at Monti's Rotisserie with dinner 5-12-2016, surprised how sweet and full-bodied it was considering all the hops they use.
svenllr profile picturesvenllr - May 6, 2016
It's the seasonal that people line up around the block at Russian River to grab one pint of. Total Wine only allowed one per person per day. Kyle got one to get me two. :) Is it worth the hype? Yup. It's a great beer! Is it the best beer I've ever had? No. Still, it's a great beer worth grabbing.
sreitsma@charter.net profile picturesreitsma@charter.net - May 1, 2016
Best IPA I've ever had. Citrus hoppiness. Just plain great.
BP420 profile pictureBP420 - April 22, 2016
Great IPA one of my favorites
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