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

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BA SCORE
66
poor

1,465 Ratings
THE BROS
78
okay

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Ratings: 1,465
Reviews: 478
rAvg: 2.79
pDev: 22.22%
Wants: 11
Gots: 78 | 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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akorsak

Pennsylvania

3.58/5  rDev +28.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A can served in a glass at dinner at La Palma in La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, MX.

A: The lager beer is a golden straw color, crystal clear with a sizeable foamy head that didn't lace (thanks to the lime that came with the glass).

S: The nose is mild, malty sweet with an adjunct strength.

T: It's funny how certain beers fit into certain situations. At home, I'd poo-poo this beer. But in Mexico? Liquid gold as I overlook sunset on the Pacific. Malt and adjuncts are dominant, sweet and creamy in the body. A low dose of hops add balance.

M: Creamy, lightened by the adjuncts, I had two cans. A refreshing yet light drink.

D: A good start to the week in Mexico. The right beer for the right circumstances.

Serving type: can

01-17-2010 14:30:20 | More by akorsak
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Modelo Especial from Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V.
66 out of 100 based on 1,465 ratings.