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Brewed by Compañía Cervecera de Puerto Rico
Style: Pale Lager
Mayaguez, Puerto Rico

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RATINGS: 141   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.73   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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Award Winning Beer
98 calories
3 Grams of Carbs
4.2 % Alcohol


NYCubfanbudman's rating

1.6
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
NYCubfanbudman (4) - , New York, USA - JUN 18, 2008
I traveled through western PR last winter and this beer was everywhere. It is certainly better than Corona or Heineken, both of which left me feeling tired in the Puerto Rican heat. This beer is lighter than anything I ordinarily drink by several degrees, but it’s just the thing when you’re having a barbeque on the beach.


2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
RobertDale (2927) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - APR 6, 2014
Bottle at World of Beer in Key West. Pours a pale gold with an average white head. Mild aroma of malt and grain. Taste is thin and watery malt and grain. Not bad, just not much there.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Derek881 (946) - St. Petersburg, Florida, USA - APR 4, 2014
Another six pack I was burdened with while in Puerto Rico. The beer had a light gold color with a small white head that had short retention, and low cling and lacing. The aroma was mostly grain and adjunct, with slight notes of hops. The taste was fairly grainy and bitter, with a slight sour effect, and quickly became worse as the beer warmed. Its body was very light and thin with a somewhat dry mouthfeel with little carbonation and life.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Rperez (106) - Florida, USA - APR 4, 2014
A very decent light beer that just feels right in the south florida hot summers, light and crisp and well not much more ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

1.1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
auerbrau (3126) - Peace Dale, Rhode Island, USA - MAR 17, 2014
Small can, slugged on the streets of Old San Juan, midday. After watching countless locals swill this as at grimy neighborhood bars across Puerto Rico, I couldn’t help myself. I had to know what I was missing. I’d been hiking the hills of Old San Juan and worked up quiet a thirst. Recent newspaper reports said that low alcohol beer was better at re-hydration than water and are they ever right! This ice cold mini can went down fast and refreshing. I didn’t even notice a buzz. The residue left on my tongue was a metallic, urea quality with a bit of plant material. Cold, fast, and refreshing.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 4/20
Erzengel (1923) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - MAR 15, 2014
Golden in the glass. The beer starts smooth, slightly watery. The mainpart is very watery, slightly malty, slightly sweet. The aftertaste is very watery, slightly grainy, watery.

2.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MWMBeerguy (39) - Massachusetts, USA - MAR 2, 2014
Better "island beer" than corona so if you are in a pinch for craft beer, it's not a bad substitute. Very neutral taste, similar to Amstel Light but with more malt aroma a taste in the form of a light crackers taste. Not a bad beer to session with on the beach. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

1.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
harpsm (29) - Maryland, USA - FEB 24, 2014
This stuff is everywhere in Puerto Rico, and pretty cheap ($4-5 for a six-pack). Not bad as light beers go. Crisp, dry, and watery with a bit of corniness. Nothing special, but refreshing for a day on the beach.

1.8
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
biokid23 (102) - California, USA - FEB 11, 2014
Compare to any super light lager. Not worth the trouble, unless you happen to be in PR.

1.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Headbanger (3005) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - FEB 6, 2014
12oz bottle 1/30/13 (Parrot Club-Old San Juan)-Pours a clear golden with a small white head. Aroma of corn and grains. Taste of the same. This light bodied brew was just another typical pale lager.

2.6
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Nalsim (3) - PUERTO RICO - FEB 6, 2014 does not count
This is no game changer or anything made to impress you. It’s a Americanized bastardization of German pilsners. It’s the Puerto Rican version of Coors, Budweiser and Miller. Nothing special here but it’s a lot better than it’s US counter parts. There is no flaws in this beer in terms of off-flavors, it just lack any good flavor. For this reason I take this well brewed watery corn based lager over badly off-flavored craft lagers. Aroma – Corn… malted water… Appearance – pale corn… malted water… Taste – corn… water… Mouthfeel – thin, watery


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