Starlight Lager | Fat Head's Brewery & Saloon

BA SCORE
33.3%
Liked This Beer
3.43 w/ 45 ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Fat Head's Brewery & Saloon
Ohio, United States
fatheadscleveland.com

Style: Munich Helles Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.20%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by adamette on 11-06-2009

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#38,543
Reviews:
8
Ratings:
45
Liked:
15
Avg:
3.43/5
pDev:
15.74%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
0
Gots:
2
Trade:
0
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Ratings: 45 |  Reviews: 8
Photo of SomethingClever
4.51/5  rDev +31.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

4 Oz pour on tap.

A: Light gold yellow body with a nice white head and laces the glass nicely. Clarity on this beer is excellent.

S: light grains, corn, light bread

T: smoath malts and grains with a bready sweet finish.

M: good carbonation light beer with a crisp feel

O: This is an excellent Helles lager. It's bready smooth light grainy and crisp and clean.

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4.5/5  rDev +31.2%

Photo of cestlavie
4.25/5  rDev +23.9%

Photo of Jpinoniemi
4/5  rDev +16.6%

Photo of heerboth
3.93/5  rDev +14.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of White_Whiskey
3.87/5  rDev +12.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of vrbulldog22
3.84/5  rDev +12%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Photo of GOBLIN
3.82/5  rDev +11.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Refreshing and tasty. Nothing amazing but true to style. Wouldn't mind having this around on a hot day. Fat Heads always brews a terrific beer.

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Photo of SaltofOH
3.82/5  rDev +11.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance: Standard gold. 1/2" white head fades to a lasting lacing.

Aroma: Beery. Clean. European hops prevalent. Among three lighter style craft beers in a flight, this was my favorite.

Taste: Bitter arrival, in the best way. Clean and grassy across mid-palate, grainy.

Mouthfeel: Light, crisp, mid-to-lightweight.

Overall: Nice. This is what Heineken and Stella want to be when they grow up.

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Photo of WVbeergeek
3.75/5  rDev +9.3%

Photo of Rhettroactive
3.75/5  rDev +9.3%

Photo of outoffocus
3.75/5  rDev +9.3%

Photo of WillCarrera
3.75/5  rDev +9.3%

Photo of jdoggydogg18
3.75/5  rDev +9.3%

Photo of adamette
3.75/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

Notes from the brewery: STARLIGHT LAGER 5.2% abv 29 ibu .5Liter $4.25 Bright, clean golden lager that balances malt and noble hops to quench your thirst. This German style Helles
Lager will be the perfect companion to the Parma Karma Platter.

Live review. Poured into a clean, clear glass from tap the brewery/brew pub.

A Light golden, translucent body under a brief head, as I expected.
3.0

S Barley smell in front is desirable. 3.0

T Crisp, clean, light golden lager that tastes quite good to me as the barley presence is reasonably high. This is not a weak American BMC lager but a nice light German style lager. 4.0

M As mentioned, crisp, clean, finishes clean too. 3.5

D Very good as the style suggests that it likely would. 4.5

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Photo of epyon396
3.73/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of OWSLEY069
3.68/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a clean orange-ish to yellow color with a white head. In the aroma, faint hints of sweet fruit. In the taste, nice malt and fruit presence, with a small reminders of standard lager tastes. A small hop bite and light bodied mouthfeel, with a dry, small fruit in the aftertaste. Better than a standard lager, and a bit fruity and less abrasive than expected.

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Photo of GreenMind
3.66/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of airpup
3.58/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Photo of jds16
3.5/5  rDev +2%

Photo of ttylicki
3.5/5  rDev +2%

Photo of ckollias
3.5/5  rDev +2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Enjoyed this on tap at Fat’s head.

A: Pours a clear golden hue with a 1-finger head that quickly dissipates into a wispy lace.

S: Not a huge aroma – some malts and grains.

T: Crisp malty flavor with some mild fruits in the background.

M: Medium body and minimal carbonation.

O: Not one my favorite beer of Fat’s heads – although my brother loves it – but he also likes Miller Lite.

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3.5/5  rDev +2%

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3.5/5  rDev +2%

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3.5/5  rDev +2%

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Starlight Lager from Fat Head's Brewery & Saloon
Beer rating: 33.3% out of 100 with 45 ratings
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