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


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RATINGS: 1158   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.68   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
Has a sparkling gold hue and exciting aroma and flavor of malt.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
sayravai (4691) - Helsinki, FINLAND - NOV 23, 2003
UPDATED: JUN 5, 2004 Pale yellow color, tiny head. Some corn aroma when pouring, but almost nothing when in glass. Well, at least it doesn't smell bad. Sweetish, corny flavor. Very light-bodied, quite watery and carbonated palate. Ok along with spicy Mexican food - definitely not for beer tasting. Bottled corn-boiling water. It says "Please don't drink and drive" in the bottle. I'd leave off the last two words.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
ghawener (1522) - San Salvador, EL SALVADOR - NOV 6, 2003
Quite stale, with no aroma, taste and body. Bad aftertaste will stay for a while.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
lasonovich (151) - AUSTRALIA - OCT 21, 2003
Corona's poor cousin. It tries hard to be as light and tasty as corona but doesn't quite make it. A light flavour and good colour make for easy drinking on a hot day but nothing too special.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
timdabomb (6) - greensboro, North Carolina, USA - OCT 20, 2003 does not count
I was very impressed with this beer. Like Corona though, it's not complete without a lime. Get one whole lime for a six pack. I like this better than Corona, and made a great impression on me. The packaging is quite appealing too.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
Betty (235) - Walgett, NSW, AUSTRALIA - OCT 20, 2003
UPDATED: OCT 21, 2003 Geez. This is a little better than Corona, I guess. Tastes very adjunctly like rice or corn etc. No hops, very watery. Another notch on my world beer appreciation staff.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
Kinz (3507) - Glen Allen, Virginia, USA - OCT 17, 2003
As pictured. Faint aroma of corn. Taste almost not even there, except for adjuncts. Bleah.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
motelpogo (7239) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - OCT 17, 2003
quite an accomplishment that they managed to make this so flavourless, most land beers have atinge of nastiness but this has no tinge of anything. faint yellow, can't believe the finish, you would not know you were drinking beer. quite an accomplishment

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
WISEGUY572 (1374) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 14, 2003
bfgill has it exactly right ... not much for me to add. Just plain nasty. Makes other mass market Mexican beers like Corona seem marvelous. Skunky water sounds exactly right ... if it weren't for bad flavors, it would have no flavor at all. No redeeming features. Less than the sum of its parts. Awful. Lawnmower beer? I'm not sure what that means but I wouldn't make a good piece of machinery deal with anything this bad.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
bfgill (120) - Tasmania, AUSTRALIA - OCT 10, 2003
A nice glass of water, a bit on the skunky side though. It has no flavour other than something that doesnt taste like it should really be in beer. Stay away. cheers

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
caesar (5794) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - OCT 5, 2003
Clear yellow, short head. Very watery aroma, bit skunky hop maybe. Very weak, bit bitter taste. Typical mexican pilsener.

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