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Rhino Chasers Pilsner - Lost Rhino Brewing Company

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Rhino Chasers PilsnerRhino Chasers Pilsner

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17 Reviews
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Reviews: 17
Hads: 78
Avg: 3.67
pDev: 28.34%
Wants: 2
Gots: 15 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Lost Rhino Brewing Company visit their website
Virginia, United States

Style | ABV
Czech Pilsener |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: robbrandes on 07-01-2011

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Reviews: 17 | Hads: 78
Reviews by RblWthACoz:
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3.56/5  rDev -3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Picked this up at a Whole Foods in Falls Church, VA. Foggy yellow/gold. Lots of lacing on the glass. This is a somewhat earthy pilsner with a grassy tone and a very mild inky edge. Actually pretty easy to drink. A bit thick, and by a bit I mean just a tiny one. Not too bad.

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Photo of generallee
3/5  rDev -18.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Presentation: It was served on tap at the Lost Rhino Brewery. Appearance: It has a light yellow gold color with a very slight haze. It was was briefly topped with a small white head which quickly faded out. Smell: The aroma was very light and clean with faint grassy hops white bread. Taste / Palate: It has a light base with pale biscuity under tones and a plain dry hop character though out. This finished with a fairly firm hop bitterness.

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Photo of Guden
3.68/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On Tap at Rabbit Grill in Arlington

A- Slightly hazy bright gold. Big white head fades some but keeps a small layer and thick bubbles of lace.

S- Piney hops dominate the nose. Less spicy and more American citrus and pine than I expected in a pils. Smells nice, just not like a czech pilsner.

T- Medium bitterness blends with juicy pine, citrus and a jam note. A bit of pilsner sweetness comes through near the end but the finish is pine and bitterness.

M- Thin with medium carbonation. Just right for the style.

O- A refreshing drink, somewhere between a pilsner and an American pale ale. Good, not great, but I would enjoy it again.

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Photo of Loveyourbeer
3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

Photo of Tikiri
3.8/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of tclipse
3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

Photo of Chuck_IPA_Mathus
2.75/5  rDev -25.1%

Photo of Laulau
3/5  rDev -18.3%

Photo of macpfb03
3.42/5  rDev -6.8%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Kmlund
3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

Photo of Swift989
3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

Photo of PhillyStyle
3.47/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

On tap at Meridian Pint, Washington D.C.:

Overall, this is a solid beer, kind of what you would expect from the style...straight forward. The beer appeared a nice clear, golden color that produced a good two finger head that was pretty well retained and had noticeable carbonation rising to the top of the glass. The beer gave off a light, bready aroma. The taste followed the nose...again, solid Pils. The beer had a lighter feel to it, it was very easy to drink, clean, crisp and refreshing. Probably a beer that I would get again.

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3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

Photo of tone77
3.5/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A thanks goes out to the legendary woodychandler for this beer. Pours a golden color with a 1 inch head. Smell is sweet, some lemons. Taste is a tad tart, some lemons, spicy, refreshing. Feels medium bodied in the mouth and overall us a sessionable beer, tasty and easy drinking.

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Photo of VeganUndead
3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

Photo of Beejay
3.89/5  rDev +6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

A: Pale gold, dust, with a small-ish cloud of white head.

S: Honey and malt character, as well as a very herbal smelling hop aroma. Herbal and grassy.

T: Honey malt character coming through, and then the hops hit. Herbal, and earthy with hints at a flowery field. The bitterness isn't aggressive, but certainly assertive.

M: Medium light, with high carbonation. A bit of a cling in the finish.

O: Overall very tasty. Not the greatest pilsner I have had, but far from the worst. A six pack of this at a BBQ would be just fine..

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Photo of smakawhat
3.46/5  rDev -5.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured on tap at Meridian pint into a shaker pint glass. Not the best glass to evaluate this style but off we go. From notes.

Lots of pinhead carbonation coming up, even some in the middle stuck to the sides of the glass. No head is presented but always leaves a good simple thin collar while drinking. Body is a nice clear gold, maybe even a little darker.

Nose though is completely empty. There might be a small hint of light doughy malts, but I can barely sense it, but there is nothing going on here, the beer smells lifeless and dead.

Palate though finally wakes up quite suprisingly. A very noticeable spicy hop profile it seem, which continues on the afterfinish with a good coating feel. Density on the feel comes through a bit with a good honey sweetness. The malts coat quite nicely as it warms also.

Overall a finally much better beer from these guys, it hits with a good flavor profile and is easy drinking, I could have this again.

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3.25/5  rDev -11.4%

Photo of metter98
3.68/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Can at Right Proper Brewing Company, Washington, DC

A: The beer is clear yellow in color and has a light amount of visible carbonation. It poured with a half finger high bright white head that died down and left a thin patch of bubbles in the center and a collar around the edge of the glass.
S: Light to moderate aromas of bready malts and grassy hops are present in the nose.
T: Like the smell, the taste has lots of flavors of grassy hops with underlying notes of bready malts. Hints of spicy hops are also perceptible. The hops lend a light amount of bitterness.
M: It feels medium-bodied and a little clean on the palate with a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This pilsener has a nice does of hops and really opens up your palate. It would be a good way to start off a meal.

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Photo of VirginiaBeerMan
3.41/5  rDev -7.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of derp
4/5  rDev +9%

Photo of Noelito76
4/5  rDev +9%

Photo of CplAV
4.07/5  rDev +10.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This is a great beer, I like the overall taste and it is one of the better Northern Virginia beers I had tried.


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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

Photo of Dave_Treat
3/5  rDev -18.3%

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Rhino Chasers Pilsner from Lost Rhino Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 17 ratings.