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RATINGS: 89   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.76   IBU: 12   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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Rich and malty, Festie is now available year-round, and it is our tribute to the great German lager. Its name invokes the German tradition of Oktoberfest, while also paying homage to the end of the summer music festival season.


2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Darwenus (487) - Virginia, USA - DEC 24, 2013
an OK, mildly spiced lager. It pours amber with average head, and the aroma is malt and a little spice. There is a combo of some slightly grassy hops and a bready malt in the flavor, but nothing big, nothing complex. This wasn’t a bad way to wash down dinner, but neither is a glass of tea.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
SPDickerman (881) - Texas, USA - NOV 14, 2013
Pours clear amber with a small white, fizzy head. Smells of caramel, toffee, and biscuit. Taste is malty sweet, like caramel, with a touch of lager bitterness. Medium-bodied with a wet texture and mild mouth-carbonation, Starr Hill Festie finishes with a touch of bitterness.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Iphonephan (2694) - McLean, Virginia, USA - SEP 28, 2013
On draft at Mad Fox Oktoberfest. Pours a clear gold with an off white head. Malty nose. Biscuit flavors. Crisp finish.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DCLawyer (1312) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - SEP 11, 2013
Bottle->SA. Copper with large frothy white head. Aroma is faint, with grains, malt, bread, hops. Taste: sweet grains and malt, toffee notes. Ok.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
kidobutai (231) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - SEP 1, 2013
Nice rummy appearance. Vanilla odor, which lasted into its initial taste, giving it a "cream soda" flavor. Nothing to write home about though.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
mike5326 (664) - virginia beach, Virginia, USA - SEP 1, 2013
Poured from a bottle. Clear orange color, no head. Watery hops smell. Slight hops flavor with some cereal qualities.

1.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Luvystypotables (388) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - SEP 1, 2013
Colour of rum, very little head, weak taste of hops and a hint of fruit, not much of a palate.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beergeek23322 (2030) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - MAR 25, 2013
December 2010. 12 oz. bottle. Pours copper/amber color with a white head. Caramel, bread, grassy aromas. Light finish.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
jkwalking05 (3503) - Arlington, Texas, USA - FEB 28, 2013
Tasted in 2009 (backlog). Hazy gold in appearance with a small whie head. Aroma is of corn and grain. Taste is of corn, grain, malt.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
rondphoto (1546) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - JAN 27, 2013
Slightly hazy dark orange amber with a small head that completely disappears, no lace. Becomes so still, it looks like a glass of tea. The taste is malt with some ginger and bread notes, maybe a little mown field grass. Slight bittering at the finish. A pleasant but low-key brew; not memorable.


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