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

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RATINGS: 440   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.94   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A golden refreshing beer which represents the classic Mexican Lager tradition.


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   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 7/20
HuskerTan (447) - Holdrege, Nebraska, USA - DEC 28, 2013
UPDATED: DEC 30, 2013 Bottle. A- Bread, herbs. A- Golden color, clear liquid, white head. T- Slightly malty, funky tones. P- Light body, average texture, lively carbonation, dry finish. O- Started out okay, but gained a herby and skunky taste the more I drank of it.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
csaso (1292) - Missouri, USA - NOV 4, 2013
Bottle - fair size foamy head, light gold color, sweet corn aroma and flavor, pretty typical Mexican beer but certainly not bad by any means ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Valfar (78) - San Miguel, EL SALVADOR - OCT 25, 2013
Among Mexican beers, Carta Blanca is the only one I liked the most so far. It has more taste, more aroma, malty and a bit alcoholic.

1.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Radek Kliber (6368) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - OCT 8, 2013
Bottle 355 ml
Aroma: frontal sweet raspberry hints. Overly sweet and fruity to be labeled as pale lager.
Apperance: clear golden with medium bright top. Average life span. No lace, rings.
Taste/Palate etc. thin, very thin. Watery wash out with slight grainy character. Not as sweet as aroma gave. Mineral watery backing. Plain is understatement.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
ttoadee (609) - Austin, Texas, USA - OCT 4, 2013
Clear gold, no head. Grain in the nose. Slightly sweet. Middle is soft grain. Finish shows a little hop bitterness. Refreshing, but not much else.

1.5
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Jesterdeal (1789) - Marlton, New Jersey, USA - SEP 27, 2013
Notes of corn, biscuit, pils yeast and stale malt. Light German hop presence. Not the worst.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
yngwie (13108) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 30, 2013
Bottle, 12oz. A clear, slightly pale golden beer with a small, white head. Some lacings. The aroma is weak, with a little fruity touch and pale malts, and some hints of both yellow and green apples. Rather sweetish flavor with some corn-like hints, apples, a generic fruityness and some malty hints. Maybe a touch of bitterness too. Thin on the palate, feeling quite dry, and a bit too carbonated. Short fruity and corn-sweetish finish. It went down easily at the tex-mex restaurant, but I didn’t feel a need to have another one. 130830

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
bb (6715) - Alamo, California, USA - AUG 20, 2013
Bottle. Straw beer with a whitish head. Light malt and light mineral aroma. Light malt and light corn flavor. Medium bodied. Light malt and light corn lingers.

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
jmagnus87 (2333) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - AUG 6, 2013
12oz bottle poured into a shaker. Pours a clear pale gold with minimal head. Aroma of grains and pale malt with minimal skunk at the end. Taste is light bitter. Pretty plain and boring. Meh.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
vikingguy (794) - Chaska, Minnesota, USA - JUL 31, 2013
Bottle. Dank corn aroma and taste. Some hard water mineral flavors too. As far as pale Mexican lagers go, just ok. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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