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Queen Of The Night - Cervecera Mexicana S.A. De C.V.

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74
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33 Ratings
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Ratings: 33
Reviews: 8
rAvg: 3.07
pDev: 16.94%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Cervecera Mexicana S.A. De C.V. visit their website
Mexico

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: socon67 on 07-27-2013)
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Reviews by HalfFull:
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HalfFull

California

2.7/5  rDev -12.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

330 ml. bottle poured into a pint glass. Contract brewed? at Cerveceria Mexicana in Tecate under the Dia de los muertos/Day of the Dead line of Mexican craft beers. Pours quite clear and light copper in color, topped by a half inch of creamy off white foam and shows decent retention.

Aroma of light hops and some ruddy caramel. Not much as for depth,

Flavor follows the aroma with caramel and some chalky grain. Taste seems a bit old though no date code to be found for verification. Touch of citrus on a relatively brief finish.

Not bad but marginal in approach and light in delivery from all aspects.

Serving type: bottle

08-12-2013 03:55:48 | More by HalfFull
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atomic

Illinois

4/5  rDev +30.3%

07-17-2014 03:24:32 | More by atomic
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3/5  rDev -2.3%

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leantom

Indiana

3.64/5  rDev +18.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Was told that this beer was solid and decided to give it a try. Here goes:

A: Best thing about the beer. The color is a dark reddish-brown. The head is quite good, too. I got a massive head straight from the bottle with plenty of lacing. Good protein content.

S: OK, not too special though. Can smell a little bit of American cascade and chinook hops (this is to be expected given the style, APA). However, to my surprise, the beer's smell indicates the presence of caramel and amber malts - i.e., of the lightly-kilned variety.

T: Not bad. Presence of NW hops balanced by a very strong malt backbone. In fact, the malt actually predominates in this beer; it's more like an ESB with American hops. When you drink the beer, you're introduced to a ton of caramel, toffee and brown sugar. The hops coat the back of the palate and linger on after consumption.

M: Not bad, but not good either. Somewhat watery, but the flavor makes up for this deficiency. Lots of carbonation, which is good.

O: Good beer, but nothing to brag about. Would have it again.

Serving type: bottle

07-05-2014 00:12:58 | More by leantom
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Ohio

2.75/5  rDev -10.4%

06-28-2014 23:37:14 | More by GreenEggsHam1
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Texas

3/5  rDev -2.3%

06-15-2014 22:23:40 | More by Lukebell15
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2.25/5  rDev -26.7%

05-27-2014 01:26:58 | More by ygtbsm94
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Texas

3.25/5  rDev +5.9%

05-10-2014 00:34:07 | More by Shafaegalo
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Australia

2/5  rDev -34.9%

04-30-2014 08:55:49 | More by KrisBeerndt
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Oregon

1.5/5  rDev -51.1%

04-11-2014 22:19:20 | More by leftoverburrito
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2.75/5  rDev -10.4%

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LXIXME

New Mexico

2.75/5  rDev -10.4%

03-12-2014 20:06:47 | More by LXIXME
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Maryland

3.5/5  rDev +14%

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DrunkinYogi

Connecticut

3/5  rDev -2.3%

03-01-2014 04:26:48 | More by DrunkinYogi
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Brenden

Ohio

3.48/5  rDev +13.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

This "Queen" is a bright amber-copper brew, pretty clear, with a reasonably well developed near-white head that manages some decent structure as well as stick.
In both flavor and aroma, there's a fair depth and reasonable complexity under a pretty even balance of malt and hops. Appropriately, hops do come out just ahead, though it's certainly not as hop-heavy as many out there. In this one, A mix of citrus, leaf and grass is set in contrast to toast, caramel and a hint of toffee.
The carbonation is firm, crispness as well but a little on the spritzy side with only a little structure to add smoothness, though it does.

Serving type: bottle

02-18-2014 18:15:50 | More by Brenden
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tone77

Pennsylvania

3.64/5  rDev +18.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a brown 11.2 oz. bottle. Has a auburn color with a 1/2 inch head. Smell is mild, a bit of malts. Taste is full of caramel malts, a touch of hops, some sweetness, very easy drinking. Feels medium bodied in the mouth and overall, not what I would really expect from this style, but an enjoyable beer.

Serving type: bottle

02-07-2014 04:07:34 | More by tone77
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Australia

2.75/5  rDev -10.4%

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Stinkypuss

Pennsylvania

3.06/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

LOOK: The 12 oz bottle pours a copper color. White head forms and left rings of lacing. Has a chill haze.

SMELL: Floral and some hop pellets in the aroma. Some light caramel malt is on the back end.

TASTE: Caramel, grains, and a leafy, mildly bitter hop. The beer drinks easy enough, and there's enough hops to ke

FEEL: Light and a bit watery, but well carbonated enough and refreshing.

OVERALL: An interesting pale ale from Mexico.

Serving type: bottle

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Queen Of The Night from Cervecera Mexicana S.A. De C.V.
74 out of 100 based on 33 ratings.