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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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ROGUE (2127) - Newark, Delaware, USA - OCT 1, 2013
12oz bottle. Pours a dark ruby-brown with a massive three finger tan head. Aroma of dark chocolate, coffee, and sweet dark fruits like grape, raisin, and plum. The flavor was chocolate, coffee and roasted malts. The finish was very coffee and quite bitter. Very smooth, very creamy, but a little on the lighter side.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Luvystypotables (789) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - SEP 20, 2013
Rich dark colour with a good head. Mild aroma of hops, weak taste of espresso with a bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
magsinva (890) - Virginia, USA - SEP 6, 2013
Bottle from God knows where - pours pitch with a tan head. Aroma is roasty with some chocolate notes. Taste is sweet with some dryness on the finish. Meh.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jkwalking05 (3914) - Arlington, Texas, USA - JUL 3, 2013
Rated in 2010 (Backlog) - Black in color with a good sized beige head. Aroma is of roasted malt and light chocolate. Taste is of roasted malts.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jrodooo5 (1070) - Wilmington, Delaware, USA - JUN 27, 2013
Hmm, a very good dark pour with a big mocha head that leaves a huge ring of lacing. The aroma is "dry" or more dull than anything. There’s a very subtle hint of chocolate malt. The taste I suppose is dry but pretty bland for a stout. Certainly not one of my favorites. Ehh

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
strongpieman (1538) - Mount Airy, Maryland, USA - APR 20, 2013
Bottle. Dark brown, cloudy, no head. Roasted malt aroma, very strong smoky roast taste. Just okay. Not easy to drink.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MadRobin (2069) - Silver Spring, USA - APR 10, 2013
5 oz. taste poured from 12 oz. bottles at Starr Hill class at Old Line Wine in Beltsville, MD. Opaque, black-brown with a large tan head and excellent lacing. Aroma of chocolate, roasted coffee, light molasses and smokey roasted malt. Taste of chocolate, dark roasted coffee, light molasses and smokey roasted malt. Slightly sweet for a dry stout. Light/medium body and medium/high carbonation. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Shanebrews (194) - Texas, USA - MAR 8, 2013
A beautiful beer. Highly carbonated for the style. Malty and creamy with a good bite to the finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
alobar (2871) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 25, 2013
Pours cola brown with no head. Aroma of roasted malt and coffee. Roasted malt and dark chocolate flavor. Dry finish. Decent lacing.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
boxofrane (2255) - Spring City, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 13, 2013
Bottle from mari’s. Pours black with a medium sized off white head. The aroma Is lightly roasty, has some general barley aroma. The taste is medium roasty with a bitter coffee ground finish. Starts nice but the finish is a little tough.

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