Rocket Bike American Lager | Moab Brewery

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Moab Brewery
Utah, United States
themoabbrewery.com

Style: California Common / Steam Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Our steamer beer is a unique 100% style lager. Brewed with a special strain of lager yeast that works better at warmer temperatures. This method dates back to the late 1800s, when refrigeration was a greater luxury. Amber in color, medium bodied with a malty character. Mildly fruity with an assertive hop bitterness and a crisp clean finish.

28 IBU

Added by Wasatch on 03-06-2012

BEER STATS
Ratings:
42
Reviews:
10
Avg:
3.28
pDev:
13.41%
 
 
Wants:
0
Gots:
11
For Trade:
0
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Photo of jtierney89
2/5  rDev -39%
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.

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2/5  rDev -39%

Photo of pagesofphotographs
2.75/5  rDev -16.2%

Photo of Timmy_legs
2.75/5  rDev -16.2%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of Zorro
2.77/5  rDev -15.5%
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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Photo of OompaMentor
2.98/5  rDev -9.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Can poured into a glass; modest carbonation and nice head. Clear Amber color, light on the palate with subtle malts. A descent beer but not really one to rave about

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Photo of sgttibbs
3/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of ejimhof
3/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of marct
3/5  rDev -8.5%

Photo of Latarnik
3/5  rDev -8.5%

Photo of Fettpopps
3/5  rDev -8.5%

Photo of MeisterMayhem
3/5  rDev -8.5%

Photo of MTKATL
3.02/5  rDev -7.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of ChaseBacon
3.25/5  rDev -0.9%

Photo of BamfBacon
3.25/5  rDev -0.9%

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3.25/5  rDev -0.9%

Photo of DerwinWentworth
3.25/5  rDev -0.9%

Photo of Whiskeydeez
3.25/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of DRBiser
3.25/5  rDev -0.9%

Photo of Chuckletheturtle
3.27/5  rDev -0.3%
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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Photo of OrestesMethuon
3.47/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Jsteez
3.48/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Decent lager. Thin and watery body; toasty sweet malts up front, and a slight bitter grassy hop in the aftertaste. No lace on glass; poured a 1 finger white foamy head; red color. Smells sweet, toasty, malty, and grainy. Reminds me of an Oktoberfest or Vienna Lager.

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Photo of csgeorge
3.49/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of LXIXME
3.5/5  rDev +6.7%

Photo of KlayWey
3.5/5  rDev +6.7%

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Rocket Bike American Lager from Moab Brewery
3.28 out of 5 based on 42 ratings.
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