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Starfire Pale Ale - Fitger's Brewhouse

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Starfire Pale Ale
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BA SCORE
87
very good

72 Ratings
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Ratings: 72
Reviews: 28
rAvg: 4
pDev: 10%
Wants: 2
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Fitger's Brewhouse visit their website
Minnesota, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  6.10% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: tavernjef on 11-29-2004)
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3.75/5  rDev -6.3%

Fr0stb1te, Tuesday at 01:53 AM
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3.75/5  rDev -6.3%

FitgerFanatic, Oct 04, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -12.5%

fossage78, Oct 01, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -12.5%

Pug, Sep 08, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -6.3%

lonewolfcry, Aug 30, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -6.3%

socon67, Aug 28, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +18.8%

Helgy, Aug 19, 2014
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4.35/5  rDev +8.7%

ImagenSeinfeld, Aug 19, 2014
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4.16/5  rDev +4%

jstark, Aug 17, 2014
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4/5  rDev 0%

Tyecko, Jul 25, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -12.5%

mattmarka1, Jul 21, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +6.3%

northcoastwolf, Jul 06, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +6.3%

Mealhouse, Jun 13, 2014
Photo of StonedTrippin
3.61/5  rDev -9.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

a solid american pale here, a little darker and a little redder on the grains than most, giving it not just body, but depth and richness not common in the style. clear beer through the amber glow though, and giving rise to just a short tan head that turns into patchy foam pretty quickly. it smells real balanced, with a lot of caramel malt on the front end, without the usual sweetness though, and with a cool hopping on the back end. not sure the varietals here, but they smell and taste a little like honey, very floral without much bitterness, and then with a light citrus thing, candied orange rind or something, very cool complexion with the richer grains. fuller bodied too, but i wish for more carbonation on this. it gets a little heavy as it warms up, but i like the flavor profile here quite well. if it was made a little brighter in feel, with bubbles, i think it would be an A level product. looks like these guys make all kinds of beer, i will look forward to trying more. that gooseberry gose they do looks intriguing!

StonedTrippin, May 24, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -12.5%

Mikkayller, May 24, 2014
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4/5  rDev 0%

olafphysics, Apr 20, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +6.3%

viers002, Apr 18, 2014
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4/5  rDev 0%

Hopsiam14, Dec 21, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -12.5%

XmnwildX12, Nov 28, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +6.3%

GrizXTKEX519, Oct 20, 2013
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4/5  rDev 0%

GringoKid, Sep 21, 2013
Photo of dbriesemeister
4.13/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Look - Limited head, great lacing, light amber/dark honey color.

Smell - floral hop smell, notes of lavender and freshly cut grass

Taste - biting hop flavor, strong bitterness

Feel - crisp carbonation, lingering bitterness, dry finish

Overall - very good American pale ale!

dbriesemeister, Jul 27, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +6.3%

LXIXME, Jul 25, 2013
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Starfire Pale Ale from Fitger's Brewhouse
87 out of 100 based on 72 ratings.