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

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RATINGS: 438   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.94   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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A golden refreshing beer which represents the classic Mexican Lager tradition.


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1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
joemacaluso (119) - Prairieville, Louisiana, USA - FEB 15, 2005
It is Mexican beer, better than Bud but fairly unimpressive. Not very heavy, would wash down the peppers well though. Good for boiling sausages though.


2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
merc7186 (1754) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - APR 21, 2014
Aroma: Corn, Mildly Grainy Appearance: Clear Golden Straw Hue, Passes All Light, Thin White Head Ring, No Lacing Taste: Corn, Apple, Mild Sweet Malts Mouthfeel: Medicore Carbonation, Light Bodied, Semi Sweet

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Headbanger (3051) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - APR 16, 2014
Bottle (Old Notes)-Pours golden with a decent sized head. Aroma of corns, grains, and sweetness. Taste of the same. This light bodied brew is not as bad as I was expecting it to be.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Blairgus (2418) - California, USA - APR 10, 2014
10 Apr 2014, bottle. light yellow, clear, occasional bubbles. nose is sweet, slightly apple-y, lager. thin body and mildly fizzy. rather sweet, has a noticeable red apple taste along with slight caramel malt.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
foyle (190) - Wyoming, USA - FEB 23, 2014
Appearance: pours a 1" white head that recedes quickly with some mild lacing. Color is a clear light gold with plenty of carbonation present. Aroma: mild aroma of lightly toasted barley and some corn sweetness. Mouthfeel: light and crisp, slightly papery with a dry finish. Flavor: corn and sweet barley dominate the flavor, maybe a hint of hop spice in the finish. Overall: a pleasant, drinkable light lager that pairs well with spicy Mexican food.

1.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
drdisque (495) - Illinois, USA - JAN 27, 2014
From a Quart bottle poured in a glass. Clear urine appearance. Flavor is crisp and watery. Light grain malt. At least it’s not disgusting and doesn’t have any weird adjunct or metallic flavors like a lot of cheap beer. Acceptable lawnmower beer, but there’s better ones out there for the money.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
badhack (278) - San Francisco, California, USA - JAN 6, 2014
Yet another light Mexican lager. Pours dark yellow with a head that evaporates rather quickly. Light on the mouth. Tastes has a hint of grain and toast, some sweetness, and a hint of hops in the finish. Malt and a hint of fruit in the nose.

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
soonerdave (3) - - JAN 4, 2014 does not count
In my opinion Mexico brews the best beer in the world. This is an excellent example of a great pilsner.

0.7
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 1/20
jbuskirk (305) - Holdrege, Nebraska, USA - JAN 2, 2014
This beer is flat, watery, metallic. It sucks. That’s really what it comes down to.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 7/20
HuskerTan (343) - Kearney, 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 (1229) - 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


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