Brewed by Cervecería Cucapá
Style: Amber Ale
Mexicali, Mexico


on tap

Local Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 130   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.91/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
Cucapa Honey is an Ale type beer made with a honey infusion that combines the bitterness of hops with the sweet taste of honey. Throughout its brewing process we use select ingredients and apply international standards that guarantee the highest quality beer production.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
miguelmarvega (8) - San Luis Potosí, MEXICO - JAN 24, 2012 does not count
Para ser una honey carece de una presencia mas fuerte de el sabor característico lo de las mismas. La cerveza no es mal y el color me gusta.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
GnarlyGnome (852) - Fairfield, Ohio, USA - NOV 29, 2011
Bottle: pours a tan honey honey color with a tan head. It had a slightly sweet, yeasty aroma. It’s got a great hop bitterness that is well balanced by the honey sweetness. Well done beer, and a pleasant surprise.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jaimenavarrog (74) - MEXICO - NOV 18, 2011
Color dorado rojizo, no tan brillante, sin mucho aroma, espuma que duro poco, sabor agradable equilibrado no tan amarga, buena opcion.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
hypn0toad (267) - Maryland, USA - OCT 15, 2011
Like this aot. slightly sweet but not too much, much very subtle. very mexican.. this guacamole is delicious

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DrSilverworm (9671) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - AUG 12, 2011
UPDATED: MAY 11, 2012 12oz bottle. Mildly hazy dark orange color. Minimal white head, not really any lacing. Awesome bitter-sweet taste. Mostly malty aroma, hops and honey are definitely present. Lemon. Sharp carbonation, however. Mexican-tasting, somehow.

Rerate, 5/10/12:. I forgot I had already rated this. Little (minimal) white head, bubbles on glass. Clear amber orange color, lighter carbonation. More dry texture. Noticable honey aroma, light hops. Nice light sweet taste, some bitter. Better than I expected - not bad at all. Some toasty malts. [Overall score lowered from 14 to 13, Appearance lowered from 3 to 2, Palate increased from 2 to 3.]

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
EithCubes (5632) - New Jersey, USA - AUG 7, 2011
Bottle. Nose is sweet yeast and fruit. Very dark golden-amber pour with a sudsy tan head. Light/watery body with low bitterness, grainy, a little dust and earth. Smooth and crisp, if a little depressing.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Nephilium (1701) - Cleveland, Ohio, USA - AUG 7, 2011
Very faint aroma of malt, pours a clear light amber with just a dusting of head. Grainy taste, with no sweetness at all. There’s a bitter off flavor in the finish, and almost no other flavor at all. Drinkable, but just barely.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
dionysus (1485) - Arizona, USA - JUL 12, 2011
Bottle pours amber with a white head. Aroma is big honey with some underlying graham cracker. Flavor shows, whadya know.. honey, with additional notes of toffee and yellow pears.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
nuplastikk (5794) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 21, 2011
12oz shorty bottle. Amber-tan color, this white head. Macro factory honey malt aroma, some metal. Pretty insipid stuff, tries to cover the weak malt and hop bill up with a weak honey dose. Medium bodied, quite thick for the low ABV. Pretty much a fail, hints of fruity amber malt and honey at best. Some way distant, characterless hops. A shabby beer, glad I didn’t buy a 6pack.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
beerguy101 (5359) - Newark, California, USA - JUN 7, 2011
Sampled on 6/7/2011. This blond/golden ale pours a very slightly hazy orange gold color from a 12oz bottle. Small to medium sized white foamy head. The aroma is grassy, grainy, fruity and honey. A medium bodied blonde/golden ale. The malts are fruity and sweet, mostly pears and honey. The hops are herbal. Decent carbonation. The honey flavors are quite evident, but it is not very sweet. Actually for a blonde ale, it’s kind of hoppy and has a dry finish. Not quite what one would expect from a honey ale. Mouthfeel is full and round. Finish is clean and dry. Aftertaste is slightly sweet.

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 5 6  7  8 9 10 11 12 13

Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

Copyright © 2000-2016,
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