Brewed by Simonds Farsons Cisk
Style: Pale Lager
Mriehel, Malta


on tap


Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 232   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.15/5   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
Can, keg & bottle: Filtered
Cisk was launched in Malta in 1928. It is a golden-coloured lager with a distinctive and well-balanced character. Its rich hop aroma and pleasant bitterness, combined with a mild astringency, make it an outstanding thirst-quencher. Its alcohol content is 4.2%.

Cisk Lager was awarded top prize in the International Lager Category at the 1995 Australian Beer Awards and was presented with the Pfizer Food Science Trophy for the lager obtaining the highest number of votes in the same competition. 10.5°

onystrom's rating

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
onystrom (1329) - Magellan Hunter! - Skanderborg, - OCT 16, 2011
Can. This is a pretty normal lager, some malt and bitterness and yellow color with small head.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
IndianaRed (3123) - Boise, Idaho, USA - NOV 14, 2015
Can standard lager light golden and tastes of corn and pale malts some sweetness . It warmed up a bit so I may have tasted too much of it not unpleasant

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
jake65 (3019) - Boise, Idaho, USA - NOV 14, 2015
Malta tick via Jeremy... Thanks. Pale clear golden, no head. Sticky corn syrup, no real aroma. Bland.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
hvn (73) - Cracow, POLAND - NOV 4, 2015
Wygląd: Słomkowa barwa, słaba piana która szybko opada. Zapach: delikatny chmiel i mokry karton. Smak: Tak samo jak zapach. Ogólnie: Nic ciekawego, gorsze niż nasze koncerniaki. Piwo jedynie do zabicia pragnienia.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
DrNosha (705) - Baden Württemberg, Germany, GERMANY - OCT 15, 2015
0,25l Flasche. Goldgelbe Farbe, kaum Schaum. Typischer Lagerduft- und Geschmack. Ok, aber nichts Besonderes.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
LazyPyro (177) - Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - OCT 10, 2015
28cl bottle on holiday in Malta. Clear golden colour with a medium sized frothy white head. Pleasant taste. (Old rating, 14th August 2007)

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ippopotamo36 (995) - Rome, ITALY - SEP 28, 2015
At the multi-national tasting held in Rome-Italy on 29/08/2015 (Jow, Mortlach, ippopotamo36 and Marco). Bottle courtesy of Sylvan, thank you! Pours a yellow clear color, small white foam short lasting. Nose: a mild straw feel, sweet notes of sugar, a bit flat. Mouth: hay, veggies, flat. Boring but good for the country tick.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TorbenJensen (1396) - Valby, DENMARK - SEP 27, 2015
Beautiful persistent foam. Lovely malty and tasty hoppy lager which do not differ significantly from other lagers, apart from its southern European in its style. Little watery and light flavor of fresh grass in bitterness.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
DruncanVeasey (7882) - NUNEATON, TOP, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - SEP 21, 2015
Couple of draught pints at The Imperial Brass Band Club overlooking the spectacularly bulbed church at Mellieha. Streaming pale gold with an enduring white mousse. Surprisingly clean and pleasant with an unobtrusive mildly bready flavour and the minutest rind of lemon in the background. Neutral, almost mineral aroma. Papery from the bottle and can presumably due to the glue. But refreshing and pleasant here with no obvious adjuncts.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
JohnGalt1 (1074) - , Idaho, USA - SEP 13, 2015
Can from Buckeyeboy... Clear golden.... Standard grainy lager nose... Nothing really wrong with it, just un-inspired... Still better than most BMC standards... Perhaps an older can. Cool to try... Thanks Jeremy!!! Another country tick is another country tick.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
stevoj (3123) - Boise, Idaho, USA - SEP 7, 2015
Can from Jeremy. New country tick. all else, a cheap, grainy euro lager, watery, wet paper smell and taste. Not horrendous, but not that good either.

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 3 4 » 24

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50