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RATINGS: 253   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.16   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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Starr Hill’s Dark Starr Stout has won more national and international awards than any other Dry Irish Stout in the country. Brewed with roasted barley, and with hints of coffee and dark chocolate, it packs a robust taste into a surprisingly light body. This signature brew pours like velvet and drinks like a slice of grandma’s pumpernickel bread.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Maverick34 (2041) - New York, USA - DEC 31, 2013
Bottled. Dark pour, tan head. Roasted malts, some coffee undertones, otherwise nothing too amazing.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jde123 (761) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - DEC 27, 2013
A definite strong stout, though very average in my opinion. Had this at a tasting event before a baseball game in DC. straight from the tap, paired with some barbeque pork. Decent, though not great.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
yngwie (12605) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - NOV 22, 2013
It pours a dark brown body, clear looking and topped by a dense, finger-thick light beige head. The aroma is quite burnt and bonfire-like, with some dried fruits. Not my preferred kind of stout I think, even though the flavor is quite pleasant. But in small quantities. Roasted malts, charcoal and some prunes in the flavor, some bitterness. Medium to full body, quite dry, but with some residual sweetness. Lasting burnt and roasted finish. Nah… 131122

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bamsen78 (2409) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - NOV 22, 2013
Pours clear very dark brown with shades of ruby. Clear aroma of coffee, malt, and dark chocolate. Bitter, roasty flavour, with notes of dark chocolate and coffee. Maæty overtones. Bitter, coffeelike finish. Nice.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Meilby (6345) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - NOV 22, 2013
Pours clear dark brown with a small beige head. Aroma has notes of roasted malt, chocolate and coffee. Taste is light to medium sweet and light to medium bitter with a long chocolate and slightly dry finish. Body is medium, texture is thin to oily, carbonation is soft.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dedollewaitor (13390) - Odense, DENMARK - NOV 22, 2013
Bottle @ Invasion U.S.A, Ulfborg 2013. Pours dark brown with a small bubbly head. A bit of ashes and really sweet chocolate. Medium bodied. Okay..

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Christian (10778) - Odense, DENMARK - NOV 22, 2013
Ulfborg weekend celebration of nothing in particular. Dark brown with a small off-white head. Roasted aroma with caramel, toffee and coffee. Dry and hard roasted flavour with ashy notes and a hint of caramel

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
chrisv10 (9832) - DENMARK - NOV 22, 2013
Very dark brown with small beige head. Aroma is roasted malts, chocolate, caramel and bread. Flavour is roasted malts, chocolate, caramel, bread, medium sweet, little thin and a little bitter.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rasmus40 (9832) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - NOV 22, 2013
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Clear dark reddish brown with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, roasted malt, chocolate and a hint of cocoa. Flavor is medium sweet and moderate bitter. Dry and roasted moderate bitter finish. 221113

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
saxo (13455) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - NOV 22, 2013
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Nice head with excellent duration. Color is dark brown. Aroma and taste are sweet lightly roasted malt, caramel, lactose sugar, hops and little chocolate.


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