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Carta Blanca Edicion Especial - Cervecería Cuauhtémoc Moctezuma, S.A. de C.V.

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Carta Blanca Edicion EspecialCarta Blanca Edicion Especial

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Ratings: 4
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 3.09
pDev: 0.97%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Cervecería Cuauhtémoc Moctezuma, S.A. de C.V. visit their website
Mexico

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Lager |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: tesguino on 10-01-2007)
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roddwolff

Mexico

3.08/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 2 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 3

In the appearance, is a coppery color, with a poor head of foam, the bottle and the logo are retro; lot of caramel and sugar in the smell; some essences of caramel and roasted malts in the taste; the drinkability is good; The mouthfeel is watery and fizzy, with a low bitterness.

Serving type: bottle

04-03-2009 23:17:07 | More by roddwolff
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fido

Mexico

3.13/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Carta Blanca Edicion Especial pours a nice red-brown color with small foamy head and almost no lacing; Smell is malty and caramel; Taste is sweet and malty; Mouthfeel is malty; Very drinkable.

Good brew for mexican food and those summer hot days.

¡Salud!

Serving type: bottle

01-01-2008 02:23:35 | More by fido
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Pepeton

Mexico

3.05/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A so called Special Edition, with no explanation on why it was put on the market.

Anyway, I am noticing a sort of attention to darker beers here in México, and this one is an one example.

Pours a dark amber reddish, with a small white head and almost nothing of a lace.

Smell is faint, you can hardly pick up some malts.

Taste is mild, as most Mexican beers, crisp and more prone to the malts. Although it has a weak bitter finish, probably from a little Cascade hops.

Mouthfeel is malty, with a mild body, watery actually.

Drinkability is good, might make a session beer since it bears a 4.5% ABV.

¡Salud!

Serving type: bottle

10-12-2007 16:46:18 | More by Pepeton
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tesguino

Mexico

3.1/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Another ""innovation"" from CCM, the only announced ads in wide country for this is it label that goes printed in offset in a .005" transparent synthetic paper; by other way, good beer for me, good ina friday night over two or three bottles, wit enchiladas and salsa borracha; this beer got the graphics from 1890`s its early label, at last the CCM says; i got many repros of the early label and is closer than the distance from LA to NY, but what we do?;

a deepy red color almost like a vienna but more malty; the CCM ever produced a german style beers like:
Saturno: Bock
Carta Blanca, Pilsener
XX Amber, Vienna
Salvator, Doppelbock
Sol, Lager
Bohemia, etc.

I recommended this a 80%;
and others

Serving type: bottle

10-01-2007 14:28:36 | More by tesguino
Carta Blanca Edicion Especial from Cervecería Cuauhtémoc Moctezuma, S.A. de C.V.
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