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07/08/15

Debut #4: Dry-Hopped Czech Keller Pils

When it comes to the story behind our Debut#4: Czech Keller Pils, it’s really about the story of Pilsners. The Pilsner style was created in Pilsen (Plzen) in modern day Czech Republic. Due to the very soft water in Pilsen, it was possible to create a very lightly colored beer. At the time, the brewers were not… Read More
06/09/15

Starr Hill Brewery Kicks Off Collaboration Tour 2015 Featuring Stops in Ireland, Denver, and More

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA—Starr Hill Brewery sees brewing beer much like making music. A Brewmaster writes a song, or a recipe, using a harmonious combination of ingredients. A band of brewers then performs on various instruments to lay down a take in the studio. Beer, like music, is also at its best when shared with others. Brewing… Read More
05/21/15

Recipe: Hoppy Cheddar Cheese Sauce

Whether you’re dipping pretzels or slathering this sauce on a burger or sandwich, this sauce pairs nicely with an IPA, like Northern Lights or King of Hop. Ingredients 4 oz. Cheddar Cheese, grated 4 tbsp. Heavy Cream ½ cup Water 2 tbsp. All-Purpose Flour 2 tbsp. Unsalted Butter 2 tbsp. Fresh Simcoe Hop Flowers Salt… Read More
04/27/15

Starr Hill Brewery Releases New Packaging Designs

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA—Starr Hill Brewery is raising the curtain on new packaging artwork for their year-round lineup of beers following the release of a redesigned logo in March. The refresh celebrates Starr Hill’s 16-year evolution from a small, niche-focused brand to a regional craft brewery with a wide audience, while remaining true to its humble roots… Read More
04/24/15

Recipe: Reviver Ribs

This delicious recipe for 2-2-1 ribs comes to us courtesy of our fan Rob Shomaker of Knox Beer Snobs, who used our Reviver Red IPA in this tasty dish. 2-2-1 stands for two hours, two hours and one hour. For the first two hours, the ribs will be directly on the smoker, for the second… Read More
03/16/15

Starr Hill Brewery Refreshes Logo & Packaging

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA—Starr Hill Brewery is set to hit the stage and shelves with a redesigned logo and new packaging artwork in early Summer 2015. This refresh celebrates Starr Hill’s 16-year evolution from a small, niche-focused brand to a regional craft brewery with a wide audience, while remaining true to its humble roots of bringing people… Read More
03/01/15

Debut #2: Liquid Cookies

People ask me all the time where brewers come up with ideas for each new beer recipe. R&D is essential and ongoing for us at Starr Hill Brewery. We have a small pilot rig where we can test new recipes with experimental ingredients or make tweaks to current recipes. Inspiration can also come while sampling… Read More