Grateful Pale Ale | Starr Hill Brewery

426 Ratings
Grateful Pale AleGrateful Pale Ale

Brewed by:
Starr Hill Brewery
Virginia, United States

Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.70%

Availability: Spring

Notes / Commercial Description:
A strong citrusy, resinous aroma from the hops leads into a light body with subtle malt flavor.

Added by TheBigBoy on 04-10-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Ratings: 426 |  Reviews: 63
Photo of nitr085
4.08/5  rDev +12.1%

Photo of everythingiszen
4/5  rDev +9.9%

Doesn't go overboard with the hops like some pales I could mention (looking at you, Sierra Nevada!). Solid pale, a great buy at the 7-11 around the corner.

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4/5  rDev +9.9%

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3.6/5  rDev -1.1%

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3.88/5  rDev +6.6%

Photo of JamieDuncan
3.89/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

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3.2/5  rDev -12.1%

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3.5/5  rDev -3.8%

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3.96/5  rDev +8.8%

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3.75/5  rDev +3%

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4.12/5  rDev +13.2%

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3.25/5  rDev -10.7%

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3.75/5  rDev +3%

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4/5  rDev +9.9%

Photo of BWED
3.19/5  rDev -12.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

12 oz. bottle poured into a tumbler

A- Honey yellow, clear. White head diminishes rather quickly.

S- A bit of a sweet caramel with some hop presence. Some earth pine notes and a dash of lemon.

T- Balanced biscuity malt. The earth and pine come out in the flavor. A bit spicy.

M- Rather clean. The finish is semi-dry. A tad spicy and piney.

O- Decent, solid pale ale. Nothing remarkable, however.

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3.25/5  rDev -10.7%

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3/5  rDev -17.6%

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3.5/5  rDev -3.8%

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3.75/5  rDev +3%

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3/5  rDev -17.6%

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3.25/5  rDev -10.7%

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4.8/5  rDev +31.9%

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3.5/5  rDev -3.8%

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3.5/5  rDev -3.8%

Photo of tone77
3.36/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

A big thanks to the previous reviewer, woodychandler, for this beer. Poured from a 16 oz. can. Has a golden color with a 1/2 inch head. Smell is of hops, a bit of mild citrus. Taste is kind of light, some hops, a touch of citrus, just a bitr on the bland side. Feels medium bodied in the mouth and overall is a sessionable beer, but just seemed to be lacking a bit.

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Grateful Pale Ale from Starr Hill Brewery
3.64 out of 5 based on 426 ratings.
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