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Starr Saison - Starr Hill Brewery

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106 Ratings
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Ratings: 106
Reviews: 23
rAvg: 3.47
pDev: 15.27%
Wants: 0
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Starr Hill Brewery visit their website
Virginia, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Starr Saison is a traditional Belgian-style farmhouse ale. It is crisp and complex with plenty of fruitiness, hints of earth, and refreshing hop aroma and bitterness.

Previously known as All Access Saison.

(Beer added by: TechTriumph on 07-01-2012)
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3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

seanchai, Oct 10, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +22.5%

jaredtp, Sep 22, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -28%

Beershack, Sep 04, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +22.5%

u2carew, Sep 01, 2014
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bmoraymond, Aug 21, 2014
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3.2/5  rDev -7.8%

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2.75/5  rDev -20.7%

LukeGude, Aug 12, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

VTWicked, Jul 28, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

wisrarebeer, Jul 19, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

MattSharpless, Jul 17, 2014
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3.59/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Appearance: hazy, golden orange; big frothy off-white head; decent lacing

Smell: sweet, candy-like aroma with coriander; some of that farmhouse funk; smells delicious

Taste: sweet malts on start; jumps to sour, grapefruit-pithe like bitterness; finishes slightly dry and sour with a finish like you bit into a citrus peel; more like a US-IPA finish

Mouthfeel: slightly thin and lightly carbed

Remarks: not too bad overall, but not great, either

IchLiebeBier, Jul 09, 2014
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4/5  rDev +15.3%

yammy, Jun 16, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

Dreamer, Jun 14, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

KevMo84, Jun 09, 2014
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3/5  rDev -13.5%

travismiller80, May 31, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

TheEvilGenius, May 24, 2014
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3/5  rDev -13.5%

JohnK17, May 13, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

oriolesfan4, May 11, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

rabiddawg, May 03, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

OtisCampbell007, May 02, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

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atrocity, Apr 29, 2014
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1.75/5  rDev -49.6%

themanilow, Apr 26, 2014
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4.38/5  rDev +26.2%
look: 3 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance: straw gold, with not much of a head.

Aroma: spicy yeast and some resin from the hops.

Taste: peppery spice from the yeast and bitter resin/pine from moderate hopping. Sweet crisp base malt with a delicious malty aftertaste.

Mouthfeel: medium bodied, medium-high carbonation. Smooth yet somewhat bubbly.

Overall: one of the better "traditional" Saisons I've had. And by traditional I mean in the style of Dupont. An excellent combination of yeast, hops and malt!

mevett89, Apr 04, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

Boone757, Mar 31, 2014
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Starr Saison from Starr Hill Brewery
78 out of 100 based on 106 ratings.