RateBeer
overall
94
88
style
Serve in Tulip

bottled
common

on tap
common

Regional Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 628   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.55   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 33   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Oh great, a fizzy yellow beer in a can, that’s just what the craft beer world needs! CynicAle melds Old World ingredients in a new school style. French malted barley, English oats and Belgian yeast create honey and black pepper flavors. Lively Slovenian hops provide the floral, apricot and peach notes. Toss your doubts away, toss one back and enjoy!
33 IBUs.


LinusStick's rating

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
LinusStick (2757) - Moon Twp, suburb of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 13, 2012
Wow. A nice saison, let alone one in a CAN? Aroma was nice and big. Apricot, peach and walnut. Pour was nice light orange with a one finger off white head. Taste was all light fruit and yeast. Classic saison with honey, peach, yeast and a hint of green apple. Carbonation was lacking for the style, which hurt. Sweet dry bittersweet finish. Delicious beer


4.3
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
BiereLuc (772) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 20, 2014
Bière orangée, faiblement voilée, vêtue d’une jolie mousse blanche à grosses bulles. L’effervescence est faible. Le nez est incroyablement ragoûtant; on y trouve des épices, de la vanille et même un peu de banane et d’abricot. Ça sent presque le bon gâteau bien chaud. En bouche, on décèle d’abord des notes d’agrumes juste avant que le profil levuré s’empare de la scène. La finale présente une fine amertume légèrement poivrée. C’est la meilleure Saison qu’il m’a été donné de boire depuis un bon moment. À cheval entre une bonne Hefeweizen et une Saison, cette bière a de quoi surprendre et plaire.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Scopey (5557) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 5, 2014
Can thanks to me (get your facts right Josh!) at my 5K tasting. It pours hazy pale gold with a small white head. The nose is earth, toasty, orange, marmalade, muffin and light spice. The taste is crisp bitterness, brioche, orange, mandarin, spice, lemon poppy seed muffin and faint tartness with a dry finish. Medium body, fine carbonation and foamy mouth-feel. Decent drop, but far from Surly’s best.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BrewHaMeister (103) - - FEB 28, 2014
16oz can pours a light orange with a small head and very little lacing. Aromas of malt, citrus, and Belgian yeast. Moderately sweet with a spicy, somewhat dry finish. Well done.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
maneliquor (2788) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - FEB 18, 2014
Bottle shared at Scopey’s 5000th rate. Can thanks to Leighton I think. I thought this came across as more of a pale with some Belgian influence than a Saison. Lots of orange rind and lemon zest with some heavy toffee biscuit and mild cloves. A decent go

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Niko100 (1842) - Illinois, USA - FEB 12, 2014
Hazy amber/orange color; Medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of malt, light yeast, floral, & some fruit; Flavor of sweet malt, some yeast, nice fruit/floral, caramel, and spice; Finish is dry; Decent.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
gnoff (7471) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - FEB 3, 2014
Can 16 fl oz thanks to Sgt. B (Brian), not on ratebeer. Sampled on January 24, 2014.
Clear honey color, fluffy white head. Sweet, Belgian yeast scent. Sweet, Belgian yeast taste. Smooth mouthfeel, medium bitterness.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DrSilverworm (5051) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JAN 18, 2014
16oz can, thanks to Scott L. Shared with my sister. Mostly clear golden yellow color. Thin white head, leaves good spread of thicker lace. Smooth, lighter carbonation. Medium-plus body. Lightly dry finish. Lightly spicy, light herbal fruity aroma, some citrus, nice light belgian yeast. Moderate sweet taste, kind of zesty. Lightly spicy. Satisfying, easy drinking, reasonably complex saison.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ryecatcher (655) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 11, 2014
Can. Pours a medium golden-orange, slightly hazy, big fluffy white head, excellent retention and wicked lacing. Nose is those Old World hops, some Belgiany funk, grass and lilies. Mouth is medium bodied, dry with some bread dough, lemon zest, light malts, yeasty spice, some bitterness on the back end. A tasty saison and another solid beer from the moody Minnesota monarchs of malt. ;-)

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
alliance100 (375) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - JAN 7, 2014
16oz can - pours a bright transparent gold with orange hue and bright white head . Yeasty aromas of orange peel and spice . Moderate carbonation with citrus , mostly orange rind , and a peppery finish . Interesting beer , very good . ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kaser (2121) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 1, 2014
Draft at sheffields. Golden/orange. Smooth and easy drinker. Slightly bitter. Fruity taste and aroma. Orange grapefruit n vanilla. Good beer


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 » 63


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