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Port Brewing Amigo Mexican Lager
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RATINGS: 79   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.84   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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Amigo Lager is a thirst-quenching Mexican lager traditionally served with a lime. A tribute to the beers of Mexico. Salut!


2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Vac (2445) - San Diego, California, USA - MAR 27, 2004
This brew pours with a very, very pale yellow body topped by a thick white head with lots of lacing. The aroma is slightly sweet, malty and grainy with grassy hop notes. The flavor is slightly sweet yet well balanced with bitterness, grainy and grassy. Light bodied, smooth yet dry.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Eyedrinkale (3213) - Astoria, New York, USA - FEB 7, 2004
Bright straw yellow color with mild yeasty aroma. Smallish quickly dissapating thin head. Mellow biscuit like yeasty taste with an initial sharp bite. Nice crisp finish. Nice for what it is.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
SG (465) - Valley Center, California, USA - JAN 10, 2004
A pretty scary name when you think about it. Classic light-yellow lager appearance and aroma. Fairly close in flavor to Corona, except with flavor! I could see myself enjoying this on a hot summer day...but it's still a fairly tame lager with hardly anything going on. A very good beer for people who aren't into flavorful beers.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
austinpowers (2826) - New York, New York, USA - DEC 31, 2003
San Clemente: Yikes! A "mexican lager"? That doesn't sound too promising. However, my concerns were dispelled upon sipping this pleasant lager that's full enough in flavor and is also lightly bittered, unlike its Mexican brethren. Gracias, amigos.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
21iceman40 (1732) - Grafton, Wisconsin, USA - MAR 18, 2003
Clear yellow glow of brightness, with the littlest of heads. Smells like the air around it, as it smells like little if anything. Does not taste skunky, lime had the most taste, so for a mexican lager, all i can say is that it did little for me, yet it didn't skunk me out either.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
beerguy101 (5319) - Newark, California, USA - MAR 6, 2003
Light gold color. Aroma is neutral. A mild “Mexican Lager”. Not much flavor. Mild malts and hops. Well balanced and smooth. But… It’s OK for a mild flavored beer. Mouthfeel is full. Finish is clean. Aftertaste is slight bitter.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Marc (486) - Yokosuka, JAPAN - FEB 27, 2003
Very middle of the road, picked a growler for the rest of my division while moored in Del Mar as something that was better than bud but would be drank by someone besides me. Fairly crisp, a bit lemony with biscuty malts.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 10/20
CE619 (81) - san diego, California, USA - AUG 13, 2002
perfect corona knockoff. light, crisp and drinkable (no skunky aroma at least) but extremely boring

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
AceOfHearts (1374) - Mountain View, California, USA - JUN 3, 2002
Okay, let me first say that I really liked this restaurant, and that every brewpub is entitled to about 1 out of every 5 beers being chick drinks for economic reasons, we can’t blame them for wanting to stay in business. But honestly, they aren’t even trying to cover up the fact that they’re just making a Corona-clone! And they do a good job of it, mind you. Light and pissy looking, a little sweet but not much goodness registers on the tastebuds. Blaugh.


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