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Cucapá Chupacabras Pale Ale - Cucapá Brewing Company

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Cucapá Chupacabras Pale AleCucapá Chupacabras Pale Ale

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181 Ratings
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Ratings: 181
Reviews: 131
rAvg: 3.46
pDev: 16.47%
Wants: 9
Gots: 11 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Cucapá Brewing Company visit their website
Mexico

Style | ABV
English Pale Ale |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 03-24-2008)
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keeganfrank

Ohio

3.51/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Yellow-orange ale with a thick, foamy lather of head that takes ages to dissipate. Aromas of sweet citrus and bread and flavors of lemon, berries and sweet bread. Despite the deep colors and thick head, it has a light and crisp body. I've never been impressed by a beer from Mexico before; this was a pleasant surprise.

Serving type: can

04-29-2013 18:44:37 | More by keeganfrank
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NeoClassicist

New York

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

07-02-2014 02:22:11 | More by NeoClassicist
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Beer21

Florida

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

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3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

06-23-2014 22:32:27 | More by frlrv1020
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HoppySeb

Washington

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

06-07-2014 18:54:21 | More by HoppySeb
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superspak

Michigan

3.8/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

12 ounce bottle into pint glass, best before 12/13/2014. Pours lightly hazy orange amber color with a 1-2 finger dense off white head with good retention, that reduces to a nice cap that lingers. Spotty soapy lacing clings down the glass, with a moderate amount of streaming carbonation. Aromas of grapefruit, lemon zest, orange peel, caramel, toast, biscuit, light nuttiness, floral, grass, and floral/toasted earthiness. Nice and pleasant aromas with good balance of citrus/floral hops and bready malt notes; with solid strength. Taste of grapefruit, lemon zest, orange peel, caramel, toast, biscuit, light nuttiness, floral, grass, light pine, and floral/toasted earthiness. Light floral/pine bitterness on the finish; with lingering notes of grapefruit, lemon zest, orange peel, caramel, toast, biscuit, light nuttiness, floral, grass, and toasted earthiness on the finish for a good bit. Very nice balance and robustness of citrus/floral hops and bready malt flavors; with a nice malt/bitterness balance and zero cloying flavors after the finish. Medium carbonation and body; with a very smooth and moderately creamy/bready mouthfeel that is nice. Alcohol is well hidden with minimal warming present after the finish. Overall this is a very good English pale ale. All around good balance and robustness of citrus/floral hops and bready malt flavors; and very smooth to drink. A nicely enjoyable offering.

Serving type: bottle

06-02-2014 01:07:02 | More by superspak
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California

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

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Michigan

3/5  rDev -13.3%

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Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

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Mexico

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

04-11-2014 17:59:15 | More by Lgarciaosuna
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New Brunswick (Canada)

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

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4/5  rDev +15.6%

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3.39/5  rDev -2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Darker amber brew with nice tan head. Aroma of caramel, floral hops. Taste is nice balance of malt and hops - sweet caramel at the start transitioning to a crisp floral / grass hops. LIngering hops finish complimented with a lingering of malt sweetness. Medium bodied with medium carbonation and perhaps a bit too malty for the style. Much bettre than corona, I give the guys credit for trying..

Serving type: bottle

12-24-2013 00:39:58 | More by stoutman
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Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

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3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

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Alberta (Canada)

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

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Kentucky

2/5  rDev -42.2%

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Mexico

3/5  rDev -13.3%

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Cucapá Chupacabras Pale Ale from Cucapá Brewing Company
79 out of 100 based on 181 ratings.