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

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common

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RATINGS: 451   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.


1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
vikingguy (865) - 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

1.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
Vballnbeer (158) - Gorham, Maine, USA - JUL 7, 2013
This beer seemed to be the one that would take off in the US back in the 70’s, but it didn’t grow much. It is very similar to the other Mexican beers and is lacking in color and taste. It isn’t very special and you would not be bad off missing it.

2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
damzz (308) - Massachusetts, USA - JUN 28, 2013
Pours yellow with quick dissipating white head. No lacing. Nose is slight cereal. Palate is medium light with slight malty sweetness and light bitterness that lingers.

2.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Slubgob (205) - West Hartford, USA - JUN 15, 2013
Drank from the bottle. Appreciate it for what it is; an innocuous light Mexican lager. A bit more malt and body than, say, Corona. Otherwise easy drinking, unremarkable, but good on a hot day and with good.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
b3shine (6157) - Indiana, USA - JUN 3, 2013
Bottle to pint. Looks solid; a transparent gold with lively carbonation and fluffy white head that dissipates into lacing. Smells and tastes doughy and skunky, but not unpleasantly so. A bit of bitterness too. Average on the palate. An easy drinker that exceeded my expectations.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
queenholly (3067) - South Whitley, Indiana, USA - MAY 21, 2013
Bottle. Sweet barley corn aroma. Hazy gold with a small white head. Malt and mild hops flavor. Light body, moderate carbonation. Overall, actually pleasant, and would make a good lawnmower beer.

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
tderoeck (5642) - Gent, BELGIUM - MAY 13, 2013
UPDATED: JUN 4, 2013 8/V/13 - 33cl can @ home - BB: 27/VI/13 (2013-447) Thanks to Marjan and Jason for the can!

Clear light blond beer, creamy white head, unstable, non adhesive, some small sediment floating around in the glass. Aroma: some citrus, grains, bit grassy, very faint in all. MF: soft carbon, light body. Taste: pretty sweet, corn syrup, citrus. Aftertaste: bitter hops, if only a little, grains, sweet, corn syrup. A pretty plain and boring lager, which is a waste of your alcohol calories.

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
kdm1984 (762) - Missouri, USA - MAY 12, 2013
Classic pee-yellow pale laga appearance. Head sort of surprised me - pretty large and fluffy. Aroma of almost nothing except some vaguely sweet popcorn malts. Watery, weak flavors of the same; fades within a few seconds. Some metallic crap at the end. Better than Bud, I guess, but still not much here. Heck, Tecate is much better than this. I do not know why Tecate is rated lower overall. I did not drink this whole thing. I am glad I got only one bottle.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
rumproasts (3553) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAR 11, 2013
bottle. golden with small head. Watery, but pleasant enough. pretty much what i expected from this.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
boozedude (2162) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - JAN 21, 2013
Bottle into glass..pours pale yellow.. White head..nothing special, just your typical light beer,, malty aroma, very light taste, just ok


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