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


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RATINGS: 1689   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.44   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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Dos Equis Amber is a rich, full-bodied Mexican import with a reddish-gold color and is made from the finest ingredients, representing the brand’s traditional Mexican heritage. The history of Dos Equis Amber is traced to the development of the popular Oktoberfest-style of Vienna lager originally created during the mid-19th century.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
gorkogrlo (194) - Zagreb, CROATIA - NOV 10, 2014
Bottle. Red color. Small head. Aroma is bad, like old and wet cardboard. It stinks. Beside that there is also some citrus, hay, caramel notes. In flavor, intresting, this unpleasent smell is gone and there are malt, metal, nuts and caramel notes. Sweet. Not so good.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
stouby (3860) - Holbæk, DENMARK - NOV 6, 2014
Bottle at home. Clear amber with a small off-white head. Aroma medium malty (caramel). Flavor medium sweet and light bitter. Light to medium body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sudomorph (772) - Barrie, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 4, 2014
Draft. Pours a clear amber with a thin head that sticks to the glass. Aroma has nice notes of caramel, bread, and traditional hops. Taste is balanced. Caramel and bread with a short aftertaste. Medium body and carbonation. Clean in the mouth. Overall pretty tasty. Not epic, put good!

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Tca21 (51) - Michigan, USA - NOV 4, 2014
Appearance: it has a clear amber-copper color with a small head. Aroma: smells like caramel and malt. Tastes like caramel and sweet grains.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Obfuscate (176) - Minneapolis, - NOV 3, 2014
UPDATED: DEC 28, 2014 I rated this beer the way I believe it’s intended to drink. Ice cold with some spicy food. I’m drinking this beer with Korean tacos tonight. Light bread and caramel for aroma, a good tasting spicy food beer that drinks easy. Not something I get just to drink a six pack but works well in the right situation.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Rasmus40 (12343) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - NOV 2, 2014
Bottle from Netto. Clear amber with a small off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty and caramel. Flavor is medium sweet and light bitter. Sweet and light bitter finish. Watery. 021114

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
StoutHead (778) - DENMARK - NOV 1, 2014
Bottle. Pours a clear amber color with a small white head. Aroma of malt and caramel. Taste is of malt, caramel and not much else. Watery and sweet but with a slightly bitter finish. Medium body and carbonation. Simple but okay tasty beer for what it is. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
thewolf (11303) - Kolding, DENMARK - NOV 1, 2014
Bottle. Pours clear caramel amber with a small, fizzy, off-white head. Aroma has caramel, sugar, dememera. Medium carbonation, light dry and fairly thin mouthfeel. Flavour has caramel, sugar, metallic. Quite sharp finish.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
PapaVillum (566) - Valby, DENMARK - OCT 31, 2014
355 ml, flaske, 4,7 % ABV, købt i Netto i Valby, 31. oktober 2014. Cognacfarvet og klar/filtreret mexicansk Amber Lager/Vienna med mindre flygtig offwhite skumtop. Svinder til små gardiner og overflade efter et par minutter. Rolig i glasset. Svag aroma af ristet malt og lidt cognac-noter anes i det fjerne. Ret kedelig og lidt intetsigende smag domineret af malt. Let krop, som virkelig mangler fylde. Let bitter og mindre sødme. Ingen surhed. Flad i indtrykket. Karbonering på et medium niveau og en tynd konsistens. Kort og vandet eftersmag. En lang historie om øllets ophav og en tysk brygger samt øllets lange historie på bagetiketten, stiller mig endnu mere uforstående overfor det uinteressante i denne øl. Hæderlig "ferie-tørstslukker" er det mest positive, jeg kan sige.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
brnandersen (2239) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - OCT 31, 2014
355 ml. bottle. Clear, amber colour with a golden tint. Creamy, off-white head. Sweet aroma with light caramel malts, grains and cardboard. Taste is light sweet. Light to medium body with an average carbonation. Short, slightly dry finish with grains and faint caramel malts. Not much drama in this one.

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