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

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BA SCORE
66
poor

1,618 Ratings
THE BROS
78
okay

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Ratings: 1,618
Reviews: 489
rAvg: 2.79
pDev: 22.58%
Wants: 14
Gots: 135 | 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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1.75/5  rDev -37.3%

SpartyJoe, Oct 06, 2014
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2.8/5  rDev +0.4%

SirHopsHoppington, Oct 05, 2014
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1.25/5  rDev -55.2%

Well, what can I say. Some drunk left behind a can of this so I put it my fridge until the moment when it was all I had. I really hadn't tasted beer like this for a long, long time. Back in the day you could buy a six pack of Red White and Blue for maybe two bucks. Or some dive might have pitcher night or something. If you were to overhear a party discussing this beer and one said "Taste like piss" his mate would probably just retort "How would you know?", but nobody would disagree. Where you might expect the taste of hops you are met witht he taste of what? is it vinegar? Smells like something in a photography darkroom - fixer, I guess. Also, has that 'left out all night' quality that I recall from days past. In the same way that old coffee is 'off', so is this, fresh from the can. I commend the brewers for their disdain of humanity and their apparent commercial success is converting Mexican wastewater (I guess that would explain it) into a viable commercial product. Packs a kick too - which would help with the prospect of downing a second one. I'll give this 1.25 (not 1.0) just so that I can reserve a place for a beer that might be even more repugnant.

darter909, Oct 04, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +16.5%

beb86, Oct 03, 2014
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1/5  rDev -64.2%

DrMindbender, Oct 01, 2014
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Totalpackage411, Sep 30, 2014
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dlino11, Sep 29, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -1.4%

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1.98/5  rDev -29%
look: 3 | smell: 1 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.5

From notes on 4/5/14

Decided to drink this for Cinco de mayo. Poured into a glass. You instantly smell skunk. Eww. Almost no head. Tastes a lot better than it smells. Just a sweet corn blah taste. Will be adding some lime wedges to help make it through my 3 bottles.

kkleu357, Sep 22, 2014
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3/5  rDev +7.5%

pasjc2001, Sep 20, 2014
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Colin32, Sep 18, 2014
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Sambo4, Sep 17, 2014
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Modelo Especial from Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V.
66 out of 100 based on 1,618 ratings.