Brewed by Starr Hill
Style: Pilsener
Crozet, Virginia USA


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RATINGS: 59   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.86/5   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
Starr Pils is a classic German Pilsner. This beer is crafted with Pilsner malt, German hops and Bavarian lager yeast. It is golden in color with a subtle malt backbone and noticeable hop aroma.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
60minuteman (1277) - West Chester, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 12, 2014
Aroma of malt, hops, water, metallic, light citrus. Flavor is the same. Very solid lager. Good malt presence. Love that stickiness. Clear yellow with white lacing that sticks around.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ads135 (4060) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - JUN 1, 2014
A pretty decent pilsner, plenty of citrus and straw. Light body. golden colored and inoffensive.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kramer (5770) - Sunbury, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 9, 2014
Bottle. Pours a slightly cloudy yellow gold body under a small fizzy white head. The nose is pretty nice, bready pale malt with a light noble hop aroma. Smells pretty clean and to style. The flavor is a little less clean than the aroma, there’s a little bit of a sweet, almost grape juice like note that’s a bit off. The hops are a little too subdued as well, not quite as fresh and clean as I would like. Lighter bodied with soft fizzy carbonation and some lingering bready malt. Not as clean and crisp as I like for a Pilsener.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
jrodooo5 (1451) - DOVER, Delaware, USA - MAR 8, 2014
Pale yellow pour w/ a thin white head that leaves spotty lacing. The aroma is nearly sour & heavy on the malt. The taste is thin & metallicy. Not much flavor whatsoever. About as borderline micro as they come! Not recommended!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
trapped (2116) - New York, TURKEY - JAN 26, 2014
Drought at International Great Beer Expo (Meadowlands). Rich yellow with white foamy head, honey aroma, sweetish taste with a bitter end, not a remarkable product.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
DandyWolfFloyd (1017) - Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 13, 2014
Aroma - smells very unpleasant almost like soap. Appearance - is clean golden yellow, with a big head that crashes hard and ends. Nice lacing. Taste - taste is bitter and kind of off, sort of ... like clay. Feel - is abrupt, and what you do taste is unpleasant. Grassy and assy. Nothing else worth mentioning. --- JPS

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Darwenus (844) - Virginia, USA - JAN 12, 2014
It wasn’t awful. It was bright yellow with little head. There was a slight bananas and grain character to the aroma, like a hefeweizen might have. A little malt in the flavor, slight bitter twist in the finish of the sip. A bit medicinal, though. It wasn’t awful, but I didn’t really enjoy it.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerathon (1682) - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 25, 2013
Remarkably clear. Thin bubbly head. Crisp mouth feel. German malts and hops are evident. Good representation of the style.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
CH-303 (1920) - Fribourg, SWITZERLAND - AUG 21, 2013
Appearance: Light golden, clear. Some off-white head. Aroma: Light hops and malt, slight fruit. Taste: Nice hops, not overpowering, also good amount of light malt in there. Fruit. Good balance. Info: Draught, 21/8-2013

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nimbleprop (7176) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 15, 2013
On tap at Irish Times in DC. Yes, Irish Times. Grassy nose, straw, lemon, cracker. Decent nose. Flavor is crisp, grassy, light metal, heavy lemon. Crisp finish. Pretty good.

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