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Whiter Shade Of Pale - Starr Hill Brewery

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86
very good

69 Ratings
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Ratings: 69
Reviews: 9
rAvg: 3.83
pDev: 10.18%
Wants: 2
Gots: 7 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Starr Hill Brewery visit their website
Virginia, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Phillyz on 06-12-2013)
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Appearance: Medium clarity, yellow, white head with solid lasting power, but only slight lacing (3.75)

Aroma: Pineapple hops and assorted fruity wit esters. (4.25)

Flavor: Slight dose of hop bitterness, definitely still an IPA. Sweet wheat malt, peppery Belgian yeast, piney hop flavor. (4.25)

Mouthfeel: Medium-light body, solid carbonation, refreshing with a slight hop bitterness lingering (4.00)

Overall: A very solid "White IPA". Great for the summertime.

Zach136, Aug 23, 2014
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A: Lighter, and mildly transparent gold in color .There is a two finger frothy head.

S: Smells like a classic IPA, a strong hop presence, with a little tinge of Belgian Wit added in. I also smell spicy esters as well as fruity esters.

T: The wheat malts give it a softer, more delicate taste, but the hops take over with an aggressive flavor.

M: Once again, the wheat malts make for a smoother mouth feel, but then the hops take over. This beer has a nice, medium body.

O: This is a great beer. I am not keen to drink Belgian Wits, but this is bomb. Drink it in the summer!

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Whiter Shade Of Pale from Starr Hill Brewery
86 out of 100 based on 69 ratings.