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

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RATINGS: 1359   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.09   EST. CALORIES: 134   ABV: 4.45%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Dos Equis Special Lager is a refreshing, crisp, golden, lager style beer imported from Mexico. Made with roasted malts, choice hops, a unique strain of yeast and purified water, this distinctive brew is known simply as “Lager” in its homeland.


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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
fonefan (34166) - VestJylland, DENMARK - OCT 6, 2011

Bottle 330ml.

Clear light to medium yellow colour with a small to average, frothy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, white to off-white head. Aroma is light to moderate malty, bread, grain, cornish, light cereal. Flavour is moderate sweet with a average duration, cornish. Body is medium, texture is watery to oily, carbonation is soft. [20111001]

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
yespr (30631) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAR 14, 2008
33 cL bottle. Pours almost clear golden yellow with a fully diminished white head. Aroma is mild cardboardish dry. Light metallic note. Shows a vague bitterness towards the finish. Dry and somewhat bland finish.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
Ungstrup (29018) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JUL 18, 2004
A golden beer with no head. It has next to no aroma and the flavor is boring sweet malty.

1.1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
Papsoe (25090) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 15, 2008
(Bottle 33 cl) Courtesy of yespr. Clear golden with a white head. Aroma of bolied vegies. Medium body with unclean notes of brewing cereal and a basically absent bitterness. 140308

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
joergen (20476) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 15, 2008
Bottle. Clear yellow coloured with a small white ehad. Sweet aroma of malts and fruits with notes of caramel and corn. Malty flavour of corn and fruits. Light watery.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
oh6gdx (20216) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUL 11, 2007
Canned. Golden colour, small white head. Aroma is malts, maize and grass. Flavour is maize and overall very sweet. Sticky palate and a rather boring beer.

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
omhper (19185) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - DEC 12, 2002
Bottled. Golden colour. Fruity, strangely champagnelike nose. Light bodied, but not as thin as many other mexicans. Rather sweet and just a hint of bitterness.

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   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 9/20
anders37 (16225) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 11, 2007
Bottle. Pours a clear golden color with a fast disappearing white head. Sweetish malty corn aroma. Sweet malty flavor with some grainy hints and also hints of honey. Malty finish with no bitterness.

1.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
fiulijn (14290) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 22, 2004
Pale blond color. Too watery, simple, even without a pleasant bitterness. Useless.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
saxo (13796) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - OCT 1, 2011
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Medium head with medium duration. Color is golden. Aroma and taste are sweet malt and hops. Semi bitter finish.


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