Review: Russian River Blind Pig IPA

Drink Date: 11/13/2010
Review Date: 11/13/2010
Grade: A+ (4.65 out of 5)
Top100: #64

After playing football there are pretty much two acceptable types of beer. PBR, and lower alochol by volume IPA’s. Fortunately, I had this Blind Pig around. The bottle date is 9/29/10, so it’s just over a month old.

That said, it’s still fantastic. It pours a straw hazy golden hue, with a finger head that sustains with nice lacing. Smells like pine, but, tastes like more than that. Hoppy, some citrus, some sweetness too. Beautiful. Medium body, but it’s not overly done. Perfect drinkability for a session. I’m going to come back to this early and often, as soon as I can get my hands on it.

And in the meantime I might have to find another substitute for PBR. A man can only drink so many…

BA Link: http://beeradvocate.com/beer/profile/863/22790/?ba=afksports

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