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Brewed by FEMSA - Cuauhtémoc-Moctezuma (Heineken)
Style: Pale Lager
Monterrey/Veracruz-Llave, Mexico

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RATINGS: 792   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.44   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
rdenney18 (109) - Lawton, Iowa, USA - FEB 2, 2013
12 oz bottle with a lime. Not a bad mexican beer. Dark lager that has a decent flavor. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


2.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
giancarloh (52) - - AUG 22, 2014
Normal refreshing beer drinked it on the beach and and it was very refreshing I think this is just for drinking on the hit sun.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
hockeybeerguy (1947) - Juneau, Alaska, USA - AUG 9, 2014
This was poured into a pilsener glass. The appearance was a light somewhat clear yellow color with a small bubbly carbonation rising in a moderate pace. There was a white bubbly somewhat foamy one finger head that dissipated within about 30 seconds. There was barely any lacing. The smell had a weird musty somewhat sweetened corn and the same taste. On the palate, this one sat fairly light and came across pretty sessionable. The carbonation was there for a pale lager and for me. Overall, not a bad pale lager, but not one of the best ones on the market.

1.1
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
DeanF (1705) - Nunavut, CANADA - AUG 9, 2014
Very poor bright gold body with no head that lasts awhile. Soft aroma of fusel alcohol and lemon. Flavour is a dry malt with a watery finish. This is a weak, poor excuse for any kind of beer.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Alengrin (1258) - BELGIUM - JUL 30, 2014
Mexican lager with snow white, quickly dissipating head and bright golden blonde colour with medium sparkling. Malty aroma, something toasty, grassy and slightly peppery hops; taste malty with again that toasty note, bit of citrussy hops in the end. My second Mexican beer (some years ago) and I feared the worst after Corona, but this one is really not that bad, less bland even than many ’eurolagers’ I had so far.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Danev76 (478) - AUSTRALIA - JUL 14, 2014
Fresh honey style aroma. Clear golden colour with poor head. Nice light honey flavor with smooth aftertaste. Light body with very low carbonation.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
beerbaaron (1210) - Arizona, USA - JUL 10, 2014
Crystal clear golden with a small fizzy white head. Aroma is a little fruity, honey, light toasty. Flavor is pretty subdued. Light grain, toast, light sweetness. Fair dryness. Touch of spice in finish. A decent thirst quencher.

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
GoufCustom (802) - HONG KONG - JUL 7, 2014


355 ml bottle as "Cerveza Bohemia” bought at Wellcome Superstore in Sheung Shui.

Light golden orange color; Near zero head and residual soapy white foam which fades in 5 seconds; Small sticky lacing with fizzy small carbonation; Aroma is Strong Pale Lager-like: very sweet malt with strong corn syrup, light peaches, floral, soggy bread and faint grass; Mid to light sweet taste of fairly light malt, with strong grains, rice, molasses, light bread, very light lemon and faint bitter grassy hops; Light body, close to watery palate; Mouth feel is close to decent macro Pale - maltyless is light but fair, lots of grains and some rice to thin it out, sweetness is quite light unlike its SPL-ish nose. Appropriate light bread and hops. Kinda okay… Hoppiness is faint grass nose, very light lemon and faint grassy hops in taste. Bitterness is very low-fi and stale for n abrupt, lowly light sweet-bitter finish; Wet after taste. Very easy and light sweet to mouth.

Comments: After having the Mexican beer-water that is Dos Equis XX, the only way for this artistically-named macro has to be up, and I am not disappointed, sort of: its buggingly sweet aroma reminds you of Euro Strong Pale, but its taste - malty with fair touch of hops - is acceptable even with strong grains and notable sweetness. Better than Budweiser, not a drain pours but there are better Pale Lagers out there.

2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
mintzmeet (201) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JUL 3, 2014
Tiny bit fruity, but think its the malt. Moderately sweet. Some straw/corn flavor. Very light.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Christpuncher (1110) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 1, 2014
A decent cheap beer in Mexico More like a brown ale, flavorful and easy to drink. Bitter and ours dark brown. Had in Mexico ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
blackisle (660) - IJburg, NETHERLANDS - JUN 27, 2014
Backlog. Bottle when in Mexico. Clear golden color, one finger white foamy head, recedes quickly with some lacing ; aroma malty grainy, grass; moderate sweet, slightly bitter; light to medium body, oily texture; finish sweetbitter. Nothing special, like the bottle though.


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