Moravian Rhapsody - Raleigh Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
83
good

18 Ratings
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Ratings: 18
Reviews: 5
rAvg: 3.66
pDev: 11.2%
Wants: 0
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Raleigh Brewing Company visit their website
North Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
Czech Pilsener |  5.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: wedge on 05-19-2013

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Ratings: 18 | Reviews: 5
Photo of lastmango
3.43/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Golden yellow pour with a one finger head. Light, clean and crisp with mild hop bite at the end. Good hot weather beer.

Photo of Ohiovania
4.27/5  rDev +16.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Beers like this, especially from US breweries, are always going to get rated low even though they might be good examples of the style.

Not as clean looking as would hope but the grassy and hoppy nose are great. Taste is malty with some hops and a bit buttery, but the mouthfeel leaves a little bit to be desired.

Photo of KM_Seahawk
3.33/5  rDev -9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Pours light yellow that is somewhat clear with a 1 finger white head. Can see lots of carbonation. Nice lacing all down the glass. The smell is mostly grassy, some herbal & earthiness and funk yeast. Very faint malt in the aroma. The taste exactly like the nose, grassy, some earthiness, followed by some spice and faint grain that fades quickly. Light body with moderate carbonation. Overall light, crisp, not very complex, typical average pilsener. Would have again since its a local brew but I think I like Oskar Blues take on the pilsener better.

Photo of GarthDanielson
3.74/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Poured on-tap and served in a shaker pint, the beer is a bright, crystal-clear, straw yellow coloring with a fluffy, clingy, bright white head. Nose of toast, subtle citrus, and floral highlights. Flavors are toasted forward, with floral highlights, subtle biscuit and butter notes, and a roasted undertone. Smooth, light bodied, with a super clean finish. The aftertaste is biscuits and roast notes. Very drinkable brew.

Photo of wedge
3.87/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Solid gold, but not much head on top, only some scant, white bubbles. Warm biscuity malt aromas with mild floral and spicy hops. Cracker-like malt sweetness, noble hops, pretty clean, though there is a very low estery quality coming through. Creamy and fairly crisp with a firm bitterness. Not a bad stab at the style at all. Mild all around and not super Saaz-y and snappy like my favorites are, but I love the biscuity character which is something that many American brewers fail to realize.

Moravian Rhapsody from Raleigh Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 18 ratings.