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

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RATINGS: 1755   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.44/5   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.
http://dosequis.com/


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2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 5/20
elgavilancillo (89) - Long Beach, California, USA - FEB 8, 2011
had this at a buddies super bowl party nice reminds me a lot of new castle very drinkable


2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Cunningham (6662) - Halden, NORWAY - JUN 8, 2016
Nice amber color with an off-white head. Mild caramel malty nose. Typical caramel malty and light hoppy flavor. Still quite fresh and easy drinkable.
[Bottle from Jacobs på Holtet in Oslo, Norway]

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
Yased (102) - MEXICO - JUN 7, 2016
De cerveceria Cuauhtémoc Moctezuma-Heineken(MEX) "XX Amber" una Amber Lager de 4.7% ABV, en resumen este estilo es una versión de las Generic Adjunt Lager mas obscura. En apariencia la "XX Amber" tiene una mínima corona de espuma de breve retención, actividad de carbonatación agresiva, color ambarino profundo pero muy cristalino con destellos cobrizos, cuerpo flojo a simple vista. El aroma es a azúcar quemada, maltas de maíz, algo de corteza de pan, nota acida perceptible, en general aromas básicos y de poco carácter. Ya en el paladar predomina un dulzor, sabor a azúcar quemada, en algunas Amber Lager y Darck Lager es comun utilizar azúcares quemados como adjuntos no solo para dar sabor, sino tambien para proporcionar el color característico de la cerveza en vez de usar maltas especiales, esto con la finalidad de abaratar precios, se presiente una acidez que aunque no es muy fuerte si es un referente al ser una cerveza de muy poco sabor, nota sulfurosa o a agua mineral, algo de costra de pan, y un final de nuevo dulce, no es muy de mi agradó y creo es de las peores de la industria macro nacional.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
thepatrickman (693) - Durham, New Hampshire, USA - MAY 31, 2016
I had it with nachos at a bar in New England. It was probably about as authentically Mexican as that bar, but it still did the trick. Better malt flavor than most lagers, and it didn’t really have too much of the skunk / sulfur flavor that sinks a lot of the macros.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
rdixon77 (2120) - Georgia, USA - MAY 29, 2016
Bbq beer. Does the job. A little bit more malt kick than most macro stuff. A bit skunk.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
mrjaxson (466) - .08 Junction, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 21, 2016
Not much on the aroma beyond a hint of caramel. Head disappears before the glass arrives at the restaurant table. Mildly sweet with a good little hop bite. Great with pork tacos.

2.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Pedrogve (13) - - MAY 15, 2016
Cerveza lager obscura de buen sabor sin nada extraordinario, se siente un amargor algo de caramelo pan tostado

---Rated via Beer Buddy for Android

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ttheilen (528) - USA - MAY 13, 2016
I do not wax on poetically about beer but I do know the quality of a beer once tasted. This review is not about my tastes but reinforces the numbers, which are arbitrary.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
TheCametron (2314) - CZECH REPUBLIC - APR 27, 2016
Bottle with my burrito. Tasted of cold. It has a bit momre to it than regular dos equis. Maltier. As with all Mexican beer, it serves a purpose..

3.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
David562 (1) - Rhineland-Palatinate, GERMANY - APR 23, 2016 does not count
An okay beer not much of a bite like most Mexican beers but it goes down easy.

2.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
prawlie (1468) - Berkshire, ENGLAND - APR 19, 2016
Bottle on American Airlines flight. Light taste, smooth, but very plain. I wouldn’t bother with this again.


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