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Club De Stella Artois - Stella Artois

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BA SCORE
72
okay

162 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 162
Reviews: 47
rAvg: 3.15
pDev: 19.68%
Wants: 2
Gots: 7 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Stella Artois visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Euro Pale Lager |  5.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: TheLongBeachBum on 04-01-2004)
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Photo of jrallen34
1.18/5  rDev -62.5%
look: 2.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

I have had from a bottle and tap in America, and on tap in Belgium. Sadly, no matter the country, same crappy taste.

Ok, head nothing great, kinda fluffy, gold in color.

Aroma- skunky

Color is straw, normal color.

Taste is very bland and skunky. One of my least favorite beers.

jrallen34, Jul 22, 2009
Photo of iamdooser
1.4/5  rDev -55.6%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 1 | feel: 2 | overall: 1

Stella is quite possibly the worst beer I've ever had. It looks fine, has a mediocre nose, and the mouthfeel is nothing to write complaints about. The taste, however, is where this brew fails miserably. Approaching the average aspects of its presentation otherwise (appearance, nose), one would expect something smooth with little to write home about. Frankly, I expected this beer to be drinkable. The flavor is so off it makes me wonder what they used to brew it, it couldn't have been barley for I can't find a hint of those flavors. The hops are no where to be seen, tasted, or smelled. This brew fails with flying colours.

iamdooser, Nov 15, 2009
Photo of Keith_R
1.5/5  rDev -52.4%

Keith_R, Aug 15, 2012
Photo of dejones
1.5/5  rDev -52.4%

dejones, Apr 12, 2014
Photo of Donny12
1.5/5  rDev -52.4%

Donny12, Jun 21, 2014
Photo of jadpsu
1.75/5  rDev -44.4%
look: 2 | smell: 1 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 1.5

Pours pale straw yellow with a decent white head that has average to poor retention but little side lacing.
Aroma- Wow, talk about skunky beer. I asked my wife to check out the odor and she told me that my PEE will end up smelling like a skunk.
When it comes to taste it is just hard to get by the odor.
This beer has a very offensive odor, that dominates its otherwise mediocre to poor qualities.

jadpsu, Aug 14, 2009
Photo of PeetPP
1.75/5  rDev -44.4%

PeetPP, Sep 27, 2012
Photo of Yaz8
2.17/5  rDev -31.1%
look: 2 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2.5

On tap at a hotel restaurant. Poured into a pilsner glass, bright golden yellow with a small head that left no lacing. Nice champagne bubbles rising to the top, though.

Pungent aroma, skunky like a heineken. Flavor was less offensive - somewhere between cardboard and grains.

Watery mouthfeel, nice carbonation (best part of the beer), and dry aftertaste. A place that serves this probably also serves more appealing alternatives - go for the alternative.

Yaz8, Nov 17, 2008
Photo of ssam
2.23/5  rDev -29.2%
look: 3 | smell: 1 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 1.5

A- golden, low head retention --left a ring

S- awful smell, reminiscent of throwup

T- no real depth of flavor, tastes like a generic pale lager.

M- good mouthfeel, just the right amount of carbonation, it feels nice in your mouth

D- i dont want to drink anymore of these. it gave me a stomach ache its so bad

ssam, Jan 11, 2009
Photo of BrewMaven
2.25/5  rDev -28.6%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 3

My latest desperation beer choice at a restaurant that basically has good food but swill for beer.

Had a paper thin head when the waiter brought it to me. Nice clear gold appearance. Smelled of...Nothing, really except maybe a hint of skunk.

Taste was grainy, slightly sweet and very dull. Nothing grabbed my attention or kept my interest. Watery mouthfeel with a decent amount of carbonation.

It's been a while since a had a beer so boring I kept forgetting it was sitting in front of me! Never again.

BrewMaven, Dec 26, 2007
Photo of twillingthenoz
2.25/5  rDev -28.6%

twillingthenoz, Mar 07, 2013
Photo of Tamaquadan
2.25/5  rDev -28.6%

Tamaquadan, Jul 29, 2013
Photo of rgille2
2.25/5  rDev -28.6%

rgille2, May 30, 2013
Photo of MadElf25
2.4/5  rDev -23.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2.5

Although light and airy this beer has a very bad after taste to it. the appearance of it is good, if poured correctly the head usually is about 1/2 and inch thick smell is very desireable but i personlly can not sit and enjoy this beer like i would with other ones of its style

MadElf25, Jan 06, 2010
Photo of emd
2.48/5  rDev -21.3%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.25

Stella is a highly carbonated golden yellow beer with an oddly metallic taste. It has a champagne-like appearance at times. I find it acceptable in the same circumstances as other pale lagers, however it is not something I prefer by any means. While leagues ahead of domestic counterparts, I feel that Stella Artois is a Budweiser or Corona of Europe. If you're expecting complexity, this is not a good beer for you- it is simple, thin, crisp, and sparkly.

emd, May 30, 2013
Photo of Foulon
2.5/5  rDev -20.6%

Foulon, Jan 04, 2013
Photo of apasternak
2.5/5  rDev -20.6%

apasternak, May 22, 2013
Photo of Deivos
2.5/5  rDev -20.6%

Deivos, Apr 24, 2012
Photo of Socramahis
2.5/5  rDev -20.6%

Socramahis, Jan 19, 2012
Photo of Shineonsolar
2.5/5  rDev -20.6%

Shineonsolar, May 24, 2012
Photo of BlackBelt5112203
2.5/5  rDev -20.6%

BlackBelt5112203, Jan 20, 2012
Photo of mmilyko
2.5/5  rDev -20.6%

mmilyko, Nov 02, 2012
Photo of mndlssphlsphr
2.5/5  rDev -20.6%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Report me a review, is a beer you ask me? No not really. This is what I drink for the beach. Not too few or out of reach. This is better than anything here in Costa (aside a rare dark), this includes the locales, hermano. The visual is clear regardless the tint. There is nothing more to this stint. Taste and mouthfeel out beat any male prostitute, looks better than my piss. I finalize this retort.

mndlssphlsphr, Sep 14, 2012
Photo of Joshcbaker
2.5/5  rDev -20.6%

Joshcbaker, Jul 30, 2012
Photo of mimi
2.5/5  rDev -20.6%

mimi, May 07, 2012
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