RateBeer
Home >


Baja Cabotella

Baja Cabotella
     click to upload
overall
10
4
style
Brewed by Baja Brewing Co.
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
San Jose el Cabo, B.C.S, Mexico

bottled
available

on tap
unknown

Local Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 17   MEAN: 2.2/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.35   IBU: 13   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
He’s a Mexican rebel with a more flavorful cause. Meticulously brewed in the craft tradition, Cabotella redefines the meaning of Mexican beer refreshment

* Style: Blond Ale
* Color: Golden (5.5)
* Body: Medium
* Bitterness: Light (12-13 IBU)


2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
bhensonb (10933) - Woodland, California, USA - AUG 15, 2014
Bottle from Whole Foods in Davis, CA. Pours translucent gold with a white head. Aroma is bread and a sort of herb/citrus. All rather mild. Med body. Flavor is pretty malty, reminding me of a honey ale in a way. Interesting. How to make an ale taste like a lager.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Sdaniel90 (355) - Mexico City, MEXICO - AUG 9, 2014
Bottle, 33cl. Clear amber/golden with a fizzy offwhite head. Sweet malt and cereal aroma with a subtle fruitiness. Medium to light bodied with high carbonation. Sweet and refreshing, with a minty, herbal finish, but near flavorless.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Percy0103 (161) - MEXICO - AUG 9, 2014
Bottle, 330ml. A golden beer with a medium size foamy head that fades away quickly. Aroma is faint, but I think there is some wheat and some spices. Taste is bitter with some carbonation and almost no astringency. It becomes somewhat flavorless at the end. Aftertaste is very mild. Nothing remarkable.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Strangebrewer (844) - Chatham, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 6, 2014
bottle (gift from my neighbour). Poured clear pale amber with a wispy white head, lots of carbonation bubbles on the sides of the glass. Aroma is sweet grainy malt, maybe a touch of citrus. Better body than expected, a light-medium, almost a chewy mouthfeel with average carbonation and low bitterness. Flavour of light malt, bready with a corny/grainy finish. Really not that bad, I’d drink this over a Corona any day.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
alexanderj (3311) - Branson, Missouri, USA - JUN 8, 2014
Bottle; dull dark gold with a frothy white head. Aroma of wet bread. Flavor was mild, but just bready and slightly sweet. Not too good.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
ajnepple (2115) - Clear Creek, Colorado, USA - NOV 19, 2013
12 oz bottle from a friend. Gold and clear with a white head. Crisp and clean with sweet malts and sweet corn. Light body. Not too good, tastes like domestic schwag.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
George2Tall (22) - - AUG 19, 2013
Pours a clear amber, producing a white head that quickly. A mild flavor for an ale; fruity overtones. I found the beer to be surprisingly refreshing. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Ernest (6198) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - JUN 22, 2013
Bottle. Head is initially small, fizzy, white, fully diminishing. Body is medium yellow. Aroma is lightly malty (caramel, cereal), lightly hoppy (flowers), with notes of pear syrup, cotton candy, and corn syrup. Flavor is moderately to heavily sweet, lightly acidic, lightly bitter. Finish is lightly to moderately sweet, lightly acidic, lightly to moderately bitter. Medium body, syrupy texture, fizzy carbonation. Horribly sweet and syrupy. Makes me wonder what the "craft tradition" is in Mexico...fruit soda? Just smells like sugar water and is very hard to drink due to the unrelenting sweetness.

1.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
adnielsen (9013) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAY 1, 2013
Bottle @ home picked up at Wilbur’s Fort Collins. Pours a clear golden appearance with a spidery, foamy white head. Slightly metallic, vanilla, lemon, bland pale malty aroma. Tangy, a bit fruity, slightly bready, very light caramel flavor. Bleh.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
waldo0323 (1) - - MAR 29, 2013 does not count
Best Mexican Beer I have had! Only Ale I have seen on the market from Mexico! Everyone needs to try it!


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50