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Montejo - Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V.

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BA SCORE
70
okay

50 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 50
Reviews: 32
rAvg: 2.9
pDev: 20%


Brewed by:
Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V. visit their website
Mexico

Style | ABV
Czech Pilsener |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: brewdlyhooked13 on 10-07-2003)
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tesguino

Mexico

3.4/5  rDev +17.2%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

A classic from the southeastern of my country, made originally for in memoriam of the founder of its city Merida Yucatan, Don Francisco de Montejo, with 45 years of rich history, this brand is one of the czech pilsner beers sold in my city, perfect for mexican and american food, serve in a pilsner glass.

Serving type: bottle

10-17-2005 16:43:49 | More by tesguino
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beerluvr

Ontario (Canada)

3.48/5  rDev +20%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Features a white head over clear straw yellow/golden liquid. Light, clean and lemony/grassy malt nose. Taste is a pleasant sharp, slightly metallic hop not and light maltiness, crisp and quite drinkable. Finishes clean, with a late hop ending, not too bad to enjoy actually.

Serving type: bottle

11-15-2004 11:52:24 | More by beerluvr
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fido

Mexico

3.48/5  rDev +20%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Montejo pours a clear ambar color with a short head and nice lacing; Smell is floral, hops and yeast; Taste is some fruty; Mouthfeel is crisp, clean and well carbonated; Very drinkable and very refreshing.

I reccomend this beer, Is a good choice for a hot day.

¡Salud!

Serving type: bottle

10-07-2006 02:47:16 | More by fido
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CAMRAhardliner

Ontario (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev +20.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

This beer comes out of its slender silk screened bottle a bright gold color with a patchy head and intermittent lace. The aroma is sweet with a delicate floral hoppiness. The taste is Malty with a bready, yeasty quality. Hop spice is light but balancing. The mouthfeel is medium and almost soapy. The finish is lacking in bitterness.

This is a decent example of a malty pilsner. My bottle said 4.5% so maybe theres a new/different recipe. Way better than Corona and worth a try.

Serving type: bottle

01-08-2006 22:46:14 | More by CAMRAhardliner
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BDTyre

British Columbia (Canada)

3.8/5  rDev +31%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Oooo, a decent Mexican beer. A bit pale for a pilsener, as it still looks like Corona, but the smell is an acceptable mixture of malt and hop zest. No skunkiness.

Decent taste, a little bit overdone on the malts. Sweet, somewhat syrupy flavour.

A bit too fizzy, overly carbonate. Closer to an American macro in mouthfeel. Drinkable, and very enjoyable. Especially for a Mexican lager.

Serving type: can

01-18-2007 07:59:36 | More by BDTyre
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nekronos

Mexico

4.18/5  rDev +44.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

This can be very confusing. If you try it like a Czech Pilsener it would be a common beer, but if you try it like a Lager it would get a better score. Unfotunately, beers here are almost all lagers, and if they are not, they are like adapted to lager fans. IT has a strong taste that tells you it is not a lager.

Serving type: bottle

09-14-2005 15:52:08 | More by nekronos
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marc956

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +55.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

I prefer bock when it comes to Mexican beers (especially Indio) but Montejo is my favorite lager / pilsner they have south of the border. It's 6% alc. makes it harder as a session beer down here but it's so much better than Corona or even Dos Equis, hopefully they will start exporting it. Try it if you have a chance and enjoy!

Serving type: bottle

09-27-2008 05:12:20 | More by marc956
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Montejo from Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V.
70 out of 100 based on 50 ratings.