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Brewed by Grupo Modelo (Corona)
Style: Pale Lager
México DF, Mexico

bottled
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on tap
common

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RATINGS: 3296   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.69   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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Corona Extra is the number-one selling beer in Mexico and the leading export brand from Mexico. This pilsener type beer was first brewed in 1925 by Cervecería Modelo, located in Mexico City.


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1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Drinkinbrews (35) - Wisconsin, USA - NOV 4, 2010
Not as horrible and low quality as most of these comments make it sound, for the price? Perhaps, but overall? No way is this beer any worse than an american domestic. I would take a corona over a budweiser, bud light, miller, ect ANY day. Good lawn-mower beer. Has a scent of bitter hops upon opening without much else, very hoppy flavor as well, impressing for a mexican lager IMO, considering most i’ve had taste like toilet water.


0.7
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
Fashawn (85) - Montesarchio, ITALY - SEP 22, 2014
Birra spacciata per tale, ma che in realtà è riso soffiato a cui viene aggiunto dell’alcool. Proprietà organolettiche inesistenti, sapore di poltiglia. Cattivissima birra.

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
arsol (558) - NORWAY - SEP 20, 2014
SOMMERØL, GRILLØL, TØRSTEDRIKKE. Lys gul farge med nesten ikke skum. Lukter mild malt og sitrus. Vannet i munnfølelse og veldig lite smak. Hint av sitron.

1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
loco_gallego (62) - SWITZERLAND - SEP 17, 2014
Ce n’est pas une bière. ça ressemble plutôt à un (mauvais) soda. A éviter.

1.1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
DavidBe (26) - BELGIUM - SEP 14, 2014
This it not a beer. This is a drink for children, with some alcohol in it. Pure merchandising and marketing. Totally not innovating beer.

0.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
Bedni (98) - POLAND - SEP 12, 2014
Looks like piss and probably tastes like it. smell chemically like cheap soda

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
goleiro (136) - Lublin, POLAND - SEP 10, 2014
Barwa bardzo jasna, piana prawie żadna. W smaku nieco kukurydziane. Piwo praktycznie jałowe, szkoda pić.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Mr_Pink_152 (711) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - SEP 7, 2014
UPDATED: SEP 8, 2014 330ml bottle from Tesco supermarket. Pale gold colour with no head, as drunk from the bottle. The beer has very little aroma, and not much flavour, there is some corn, and and sweetness. May be should have served it with a wedge of lime.

1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
Alengrin (1743) - BELGIUM - SEP 6, 2014
Mexico’s best known and most exported standard pale lager. Often drunk directly from the iconic bottle with a slice of lime in the neck. I pour it into a lager glass without lime. Very thin, loose, off-white, quickly dissolving head leaving a rim around the edge of the glass. Colour very, very pale yellow with a faint greenish hue, cristal clear with low sparkling (which explains the lack of head). Very weak aroma - I’m beginning to see why the slice of lime is used - with primarily sweetish corn, some vague Pilsener malts, some iron and a faint hint of lightstruck hops - yet too faint to even be bothered by it. Taste of faint sweetish corn again, little bit metallic but otherwise very bland and watery, utterly neutral with a weak grassy hop presence in the finish, very late and brief and not nearly enough to create even a form of real bitterness. Almost like any bland standard pale lager diluted with medium-sparkling mineral water... One of the most tasteless beers I ever had, so tasteless it doesn’t even offend me. Just a waste of time.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
ZacM612 (140) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - SEP 5, 2014
Free coupon on SWA flight. Pale yellow, very small fizzy white head. A little wine in the aroma. Light, fizzy feel.

2
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Mr_Hops (74) - Michigan, USA - SEP 5, 2014
An excellent summer beverage, especially if served ice cold with a lime in. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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