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

bottled
common

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RATINGS: 1197   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.8   EST. CALORIES: 136   ABV: 4.55%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A Lager beer with a delicious aroma of malt and hops and a delicate balance in its subtle refreshing taste.


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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
kevinator (1138) - The Colony, Texas, USA - MAR 19, 2015
No aroma. Not a bad color with nice clarity. Flavor was below average but had some malt character not found in its peers. Watery and highly carbonated. Left me wanting.

0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
vomit (180) - Michigan, USA - MAR 16, 2015
Ding! Ding! Ding! We have a winner! A winner indeed, in the "Crappiest Mexican beer EVER to try and ripoff Coors Light"! It’s true. Coors Light sux and so does this. I wanted to wash my mouth out with a gallon of Yeti-pee when I was done with this. Never again. NEVER. No sir, when you want your liver to suffer the consequences and get an epigastric delight, pound the Blatz. You’ll thank me. Or not.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
a_sully (206) - - MAR 14, 2015
Clear bright yellow with a light white head. Aroma is light and grassy. Taste is light with a bit of a taste of tea and citrus. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
bergstaden (1509) - Røros, NORWAY - FEB 28, 2015
golden with a white head - Malt in the aroma - Malt body with hints of bitterness - Some malt in the finish - Ok and better than expected

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
willisread (388) - Tokyo, JAPAN - FEB 26, 2015
Bottle at a Mexican restarant in Tokyo. It is what is. Clear golden color with slight white head. Fizzy carbonation and lightly refreshing on the palate. Tastes of corn and a hint of pear. Goes well with Mexican and a better light lager than most.

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Roonai (292) - - FEB 22, 2015
Exactly as I expected out of a "pale lager" handed to me from a non beer drinkers fridge because someone brought it to a party, left it and been trying to get rid of it since. May be the drink for a blistering hot day or tailgate drinking... But otherwise no thanks

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
bob_w (346) - new york, New York, USA - FEB 20, 2015
I love reading other reviews of light lagers like this. "Piss color." Yes, well, look at what kind of beer this is and understand that "pale yellow" is pretty much what it is SUPPOSED TO BE. If you’re disappointed that it’s not opaque, then stop drinking light lagers! "Not much flavor." Again, if you’re upset that there’s no raging hop bite, outrageous Cascade aroma, and overwhelming malt character, etc., then stop drinking this style! Or at least stop rating styles that you hate, and just keep re-rating Heady Topper and Dork Lard. Jesus! It’s like watching a comedy, and complaining that it wasn’t serious enough. "The film Beer Fest just didn’t have the gravity of drama, tense situations, and emotional turns of plot that I look for in a serious drama." ....because it’s a COMEDY. Tecate is a LIGHT LAGER. And it’s a seriously good LIGHT LAGER, way better than Bud, Miller, Coors, LaBatt. You don’t have to like the style, but please stop criticizing the pot and kettle for being black.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
andrewje41 (963) - Kenmore, Washington, USA - FEB 18, 2015
Draft pour. Pours a light see through gold color. Not a whole lot to talk about here. This one does have noticeable flavor though, which was a suprise to me. Very light hop hints with a crisp finish. Not as bad as I expected, but probably won’t get this again if I’m paying for it. Could be a whole lot worse.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Beardbeerman (211) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - FEB 15, 2015
Pours a clear straw topped by almost no head as it quickly fades to nothing. Through the glass you see coarse carbonation and no lacing, obviously. The nose is weakcand has a mild grainy aspect with a touch of grass. The taste delivers the same elements with a medium crisp and very light body. The finish can develop a certain vegetable feature overtime as the brew warms. Still a refreshing simple beer. Cheers!

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Capa (2135) - Transient., - FEB 1, 2015
Clear gold and nearly no head. Minimal grain aroma. Flavor is clean but completely lacking anything at all. Easy going and a good hot weather thirst quencher but no redeeming qualities in the taste.


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