The Love | Starr Hill Brewery

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BEER INFO

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

Style: Hefeweizen

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.10%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
A German-style hefeweizen with a fruity aroma and spicy finish.

Added by mentor on 01-12-2008

BEER STATS
Ratings:
453
Reviews:
134
Avg:
3.57
pDev:
15.13%
 
 
Wants:
16
Gots:
77
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 453 |  Reviews: 134
Photo of fritzparker
3.18/5  rDev -10.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of crob3888
3.5/5  rDev -2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of spagel1919
2.39/5  rDev -33.1%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.25

Just a hint of a spice gives this a bit of a different taste.

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Photo of brocktune
3.3/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Light and refreshing. Not a bad Hefe, but nothing special either.

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Photo of trickynicky
4.09/5  rDev +14.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of matty
3.41/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A pretty clear beer for a Hefe.....otherwise pretty refreshing especially for a hot humid day.

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Photo of efrainfranco24
4.04/5  rDev +13.2%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of TeachChefs
3.51/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of dd43
3.53/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

It's a hefe, nothing fancy. I can see why so many casual beer drinkers flock to this style. A light clove note and the banana aroma you expect are here. Crisply refreshing from the carbonation level and hop dryness. Feel free to add a lemon wedge if you're into ruining perfectly adequate beer with fruit. Wouldn't bother with a six pack but a cold Love on a hot day isn't a bad thing.

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Photo of Bieniek30
3.35/5  rDev -6.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Greels
3.73/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Bierleichen
3.64/5  rDev +2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Thebearfoothippy
3.35/5  rDev -6.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 5 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.25

Photo of tgatort
3.6/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of KChristie87
3.89/5  rDev +9%
look: 2.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

A - Light golden brown color. S - Lots of banana smells that are associated with Hefes. T - Tastes like a hefe should and def has a banana taste. F - Very smooth with lots of carbonation. O - Almost a 4/5.

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Photo of Heffenista
4.16/5  rDev +16.5%
look: 3 | smell: 5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of StonewallSipper
3.41/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Eden222
1.57/5  rDev -56%
look: 3 | smell: 1 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 1.25

Entirely too much clove for me.

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Photo of Eamonn-Cummings3
3.25/5  rDev -9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of miguelre06
4.09/5  rDev +14.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of RobertColianni
3.83/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Photo of mrn1ceguy
3.5/5  rDev -2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of nigeldazooman
3.83/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of alcohline_trip
3.63/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Paulieblaze
3.75/5  rDev +5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

The Love from Starr Hill Brewery
3.57 out of 5 based on 453 ratings.
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