Rocket Bike American Lager - Moab Brewery

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78
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31 Ratings
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Ratings: 31
Reviews: 8
rAvg: 3.32
pDev: 14.46%
Wants: 0
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Moab Brewery visit their website
Utah, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Lager |  4.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: Wasatch on 03-06-2012)
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Reviews by Zorro:
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2.74/5  rDev -17.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Clear red colored beer with a small tan colored head.

Smells malty with a scent of scorched sugar and mealy grain. Toasted grain and mild grass and tea scents. Mildly yeasty. Very mild fruity aromas.

Starts out mildly sweet with a caramel flavor. Mild hop leaf with a slight tobacco flavor. Tastes OK but is really light.

Mouthfeel is OK.

Overall this is OK but nothing great.

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3.25/5  rDev -2.1%

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3.5/5  rDev +5.4%

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3.25/5  rDev -2.1%

Photo of Fatehunter
3.8/5  rDev +14.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a tall can into a glass. One finger of head on an amber colored body. The aroma is a fragrant wet grain smell. The taste is nice with light grain, mild bitter and a little spice. Fairly rich taste for a lager.
The texture is smooth with moderate carbonation.
A lager with some heft.

Photo of pagesofphotographs
2.75/5  rDev -17.2%

Photo of jtierney89
2/5  rDev -39.8%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Orange glow with good clarity and a sticky off white head which slowly dies. Lightly toasted grains on the nose with a mild hop presence. Very thin light body but carbonation is lower than expected. Light malty flavors and not much else. Faint bitterness. light caramel notes and even a faint cola flavor but his is a pretty bland and light beer. Drinkable and not much else.

Photo of Basoos1
4/5  rDev +20.5%

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3.25/5  rDev -2.1%

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3.5/5  rDev +5.4%

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2/5  rDev -39.8%

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3.5/5  rDev +5.4%

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3.5/5  rDev +5.4%

Photo of DerwinWentworth
3.25/5  rDev -2.1%

Photo of mactrail
3.5/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Starts out with a nice mouthful of flavor. The usual watery body that makes for a pleasant quaff. Clear, on the dark side of amber in the tall glass. Plenty of suds. A little bit of the biscuit aroma.

Fair amount of malt with some toasty, roasted flavors. The classic amber flavor with earthy hints. Some sweetness from the malt. A moderate bitterness, and more in the aftertaste.

From the 16 oz can, a nice size for these 4% beers. Thanks to Dan's supermarket in Salt Lake for this one.

Photo of Wasatch
3.85/5  rDev +16%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Pours a very nice reddish/amber color, nice carbonation, with a nice one-finger creamy off-white head, with some sticky lacing left behind. The nose is malty, slight hop note, lots of caramel. The taste is malty, and bitter, kinda nutty. Medium body. Not a bad brew at all.

Photo of heerboth
3.75/5  rDev +13%

Photo of RblWthACoz
3.63/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Beer #9 in the great Utah Brew Hunt.

My first beer from Moab.

Right on. Kudos for putting out an amber lager. Don't seem to see to many of those.

A pretty decent example of the style, though quite earthy and rustic at first. Malts seem quite pronounced and thorough as time goes on. Flavor is consistent and even. Carbonation seems a bit high, but it's no matter. The beer is pretty solid and overall well made.

Photo of marct
3/5  rDev -9.6%

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3/5  rDev -9.6%

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3.5/5  rDev +5.4%

Photo of Chuckletheturtle
3.25/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

I have to say that I live in Delaware and this was a can. I would like to get this as a draft and visit the review again. I do think that it lacked a good head and a crisp freshness. After all, this can could have been in transit a while. The amber lager style is best served fresh as possible.

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3/5  rDev -9.6%

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3/5  rDev -9.6%

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3.5/5  rDev +5.4%

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Rocket Bike American Lager from Moab Brewery
78 out of 100 based on 31 ratings.