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

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BA SCORE
66
poor

1,453 Ratings
THE BROS
78
okay

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Ratings: 1,453
Reviews: 478
rAvg: 2.79
pDev: 22.22%
Wants: 11
Gots: 69 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V. visit their website
Mexico

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  4.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-22-2001)
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Reviews by Jra1985:
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Jra1985

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3.08/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 2 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Poured from a bottle into a glass.

A- Pale Straw color with a decent head. Doesn't look much different that any other of its kind.

S-Hints of corn and other grains, not much to say other than that.

T- I did enjoy its taste, especially when compared to a corona or other adjunct lagers. Fizzy and hints of corn.

M-Light bodied and fizzy, not overly carbonated. Fairly smooth.

O-Not a bad beer but not the best either. It is one of the better adjunct lagers out there and priced reasonably and is plentiful. If you like mexican beers then Modelos are the best there is in my opinion.

Serving type: bottle

12-30-2011 00:22:51 | More by Jra1985
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Modelo Especial from Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V.
66 out of 100 based on 1,453 ratings.