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Soul Shine - Starr Hill Brewery

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100 Ratings
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Ratings: 100
Reviews: 12
rAvg: 3.59
pDev: 11.42%
Wants: 2
Gots: 18 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Starr Hill Brewery visit their website
Virginia, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Pale Ale |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Summer

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Beer added by: Nitty703 on 04-21-2014

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Ratings: 100 | Reviews: 12
Reviews by JamieDuncan:
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4.1/5  rDev +14.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Picked up a six pack at Lake Anna in Virginia because it was a VA beer that I had not seen in Maryland, plus, I like Belgians as a rule. Decent looking beer that was very interesting to the nose, seemed promising. Very tasty, I enjoyed this beer very much, tasty and easy to drink. This is one that I will buy again.

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That being said this beer falls right into that middle of the road category. This beer has a dark amber appearance. Smell was faint malt, hint of citrus, and sweet bread. The taste up front is great with a bit of toffee notes soft sour taste from the Belgian yeast and a pleasant orange/citrus burst. The problem was the mineral metallic aftertaste. Really ruins the beer for me actually. It's not unbearable but it's definitely noticeable. Otherwise it could be a easy drinking full flavored beer. If they could just get that fixed I would drink this more often, but as it stands I would rather drink something else at my BBQ

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Soul Shine from Starr Hill Brewery
82 out of 100 based on 100 ratings.