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Whale's Tale Pale Ale - Cisco Brewers Inc.

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Whale's Tale Pale AleWhale's Tale Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
82
good

933 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 933
Reviews: 354
rAvg: 3.64
pDev: 14.01%
Wants: 18
Gots: 55 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Cisco Brewers Inc. visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
English Pale Ale |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Quaffer on 12-07-2001)
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Reviews by Baileyuk:
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Baileyuk

Michigan

3.35/5  rDev -8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

On tap, Poured well. Looked attractive. An okay head and retention. Lacing was okay also.

The smell and taste had an overly earthy hint. It was lighter on the hops than I like but that seems very typical for other brews I had in Boston. Hops were very present but mellow. The maltiness of this brew was well done and very balanced.

Carbonation was great, and despite not liking the main taste it was easy to drink and if I had liked the tones of this beer I would have definitely been able to put down a few more.

Serving type: on-tap

04-27-2009 14:12:11 | More by Baileyuk
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Whale's Tale Pale Ale from Cisco Brewers Inc.
82 out of 100 based on 933 ratings.