Whale's Tale Pale Ale | Cisco Brewers Inc.

1,223 Ratings
Whale's Tale Pale AleWhale's Tale Pale Ale

Brewed by:
Cisco Brewers Inc.
Massachusetts, United States

Style: English Pale Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.60%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Quaffer on 12-07-2001

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4/5  rDev +8.4%

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1.75/5  rDev -52.6%

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3/5  rDev -18.7%

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3.44/5  rDev -6.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Appearance: AWESOME! Beautiful copper finish, crystal clear. Good head retention and nice lacing

Smell: Good hoppy aroma. Nothing outrageously great about it - maybe a slight undertone of vanilla

Taste: Good, but not grabbing me. Definitely has some pale ale hoppiness to it, but nothing that is really grabbing me

Mouthfeel: Slightly creamy, but I'm left with some bitterness that takes away from it

Overall: Looks better than it tastes. I bought a six pack of cans for taking to the golf course or drinking on the riding mower while cutting my grass. More than good enough for that (better than the typical Yuengling or Heineken you find in cans), but I think I'd rather buy Six Point in cans for that for now on.

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3/5  rDev -18.7%

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3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

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3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

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4.25/5  rDev +15.2%

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3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

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3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

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3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

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4/5  rDev +8.4%

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3.22/5  rDev -12.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

A very nice pale ale, a mouthful to say but not to drink.

Appearance - Very nice amber, deep caramel. Does not look like a pale ale. A good finger of head, dissipated quickly.

Smell - Pretty bland smell. Slightly fruity, but not much there.

Taste - Pretty much the same. There's some character for a pale ale, but you wont be overwhelmed by an particular note. Slightly overpowered by bitterness.

Mouthfeel - Good carb, lingering bitterness. Nothing interesting to report.

Overall - A good pale ale which pretty much gives you everything you want if you're not in the mood for a really interesting beer.

- Adam from Tipped Mixology

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3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

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3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

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3.55/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

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4/5  rDev +8.4%

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3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

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3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

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3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

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4.75/5  rDev +28.7%

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3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

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3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

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3.25/5  rDev -11.9%

Whale's Tale Pale Ale from Cisco Brewers Inc.
3.69 out of 5 based on 1,223 ratings.
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