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Dos Equis Special Lager - Cervecería Cuauhtémoc Moctezuma, S.A. de C.V.

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BA SCORE
64
poor

1,949 Ratings
THE BROS
63
poor

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Ratings: 1,949
Reviews: 524
rAvg: 2.73
pDev: 23.44%
Wants: 11
Gots: 126 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Cervecería Cuauhtémoc Moctezuma, S.A. de C.V. visit their website
Mexico

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  4.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Todd on 11-02-2001)
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ZenAgnostic

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3.65/5  rDev +33.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Nice frothy one finger head with decent retention and good lacing. Very pale, clear straw body. Very faint coffee and even fainter caramel/nut smell. Light tobacco taste, very thin on the alcohol. Not particularly flavorful. Very dry. For its style, it's actually a decent beer. The mouthfeel is good. Doesn't feel watery, there's plenty of spice on the tongue. I don't always drink a Dos Equis, but when I do, it's pretty enjoyable. Probably one of the better Mexican lagers I've had.

Serving type: bottle

02-24-2011 00:42:08 | More by ZenAgnostic
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Dos Equis Special Lager from Cervecería Cuauhtémoc Moctezuma, S.A. de C.V.
64 out of 100 based on 1,949 ratings.