Northern Lights IPA | Starr Hill Brewery

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Northern Lights IPANorthern Lights IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Starr Hill Brewery
Virginia, United States
starrhill.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.20%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by OldFrothingSlosh on 09-19-2004

BEER STATS
Ratings:
964
Reviews:
259
Avg:
3.63
pDev:
13.22%
 
 
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18
Gots:
192
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0
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3/5  rDev -17.4%

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3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

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3/5  rDev -17.4%

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3.43/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 4 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Twist off bottle dated 11/30/12. Let's hope it's a brewed on date.

A - Nice, clear, orangey body with a finger of white foam. It leaves a decent lace.

S - Caramel malts, earthy aromas, a touch of vanilla, oddly. It smells like an old ipa.

T - bitter grapefruit rind, light malty roasted flavors. Citrus begins to come to the front. It tastes much better than it smells.

M - dry, medium body. Foams up pretty well.

O - this is pretty bitter, a little bit old, and not very remarkable. If this were local to me, I'd probably grab a six pack every now and again if it was in the $8 range as it's fairly easy drinking, but not a go-to IPA.

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3/5  rDev -17.4%

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4/5  rDev +10.2%

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3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

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3/5  rDev -17.4%

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3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

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3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

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1.5/5  rDev -58.7%

Photo of Ryanm1
3/5  rDev -17.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Run of the mill IPA. Sucked this one down straight from the bottle. Hoppy taste nothign really to comment about this beer. I got this out of the mixed packed that Star Hill makes and this was a marginal IPA which was on par with the Red Ale, and Imperial Stout in the case.

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3/5  rDev -17.4%

Northern Lights IPA from Starr Hill Brewery
3.63 out of 5 based on 964 ratings.
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