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

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 1103   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.97   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Modelo Especial, a pilsener type beer, was introduced to the market in 1966. Today it is sold in glass bottles as well as cans, which are having an increasing demand due to consumer preferences, making Modelo Especial the leader in the can segment in Mexico.


mzaar's rating

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
mzaar (1742) - Varberg, - FEB 14, 2013
Guldfärgad öl, stort bubbligt vitt skum. Maltsötman är inte oangenäm, den återfinns i både doft och smak. Lime och majs hittas också. Inte alls en dum matöl.


2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
coachd (147) - Missouri, USA - DEC 24, 2014
Not bad. Like high class corona. Drinkable, refreshing. You get about what you would expect with this one. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
gegwilson (1466) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 21, 2014
Bottle in Rait’s Café, Saltburn. Pours golden with some rapidly fading white froth. Light in flavour. Just some light citrus and spice. Bland and watery.

1.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
commonshawn (449) - Minnesota, USA - DEC 5, 2014
Can in tulum mexico. Clear yellow. Typical lager type aroma and taste. A bit of a sand taste but might be from the beach, and might be improving flavor actually. Does have some slight malt flavor. Good when cold, I suppose.

1.5
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
FunkyF (159) - Örebro, SWEDEN - NOV 13, 2014
Tapp på LAX. Ljust gulbrun. Svag doft av kemisk citrus. Vattnig med lite sötma och beska.

1.4
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
Tca21 (51) - Michigan, USA - NOV 4, 2014
Appearance: it has a clear golden color with medium carbonatation. Aroma: smells like corn and some honey. Tastes like the aroma. I would not drink this beer again.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
SarkyNorthener (2381) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - OCT 25, 2014
Bottle@chiquitos, wednesfield. Orange yellow beer with no head and moderate carbonation. Aroma of sweetcorn and some floral notes. Taste is same with a touch of hop bitterness. Overall quite crap really.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
kevinsenn (1144) - Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 24, 2014
At a resort in Mexico. Drinkable but unexciting lager. Hay aroma, grassy taste, dry finish.

1.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
slowrunner77 (6088) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 15, 2014
"better than corona, but that’s not exactly high praise. tastes of cereal and corn...a little malt. pretty boring, and can be a little skunky. clear glass sucks...why is it still used?"

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
deekyn (1254) - San Francisco, California, USA - SEP 26, 2014
Nice light honey Amber pour with no head. Nose is a light grain bill, corn and simple crackery malts. Some honey and floral notes. Light drinkable body with just a hint of a bite on the end. Average carb. Taste is a doughy malt profile with some light grains (corn and cereal grains) some light honey and floral notes. Simple drinkable lager

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
gschrade (777) - Collinsville, USA - SEP 24, 2014
I had this at Global Brew. Pours yellow with a white head. Taste corn, grassy. I thought this was not good. I would not drink this again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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