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

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BA SCORE
65
poor

1,781 Ratings
THE BROS
78
okay

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Ratings: 1,781
Reviews: 521
rAvg: 2.78
pDev: 22.66%
Wants: 19
Gots: 246 | 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:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-22-2001

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Ratings: 1,781 | Reviews: 521
Photo of Spaceman_Jer
3/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 4 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

Photo of GregT37
2.9/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 2.75

Photo of CJNAPS
1/5  rDev -64%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

No thank you, water will do just fine.

Photo of dacrza1
1.66/5  rDev -40.3%
look: 1.25 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.5

DATE TASTED: January 25, 2015... GLASSWARE: 22 oz. pilsner... OCCASION: celebrating a rather easy Cavs win over the Thunder... APPEARANCE: clear copper body; pours a rashly fizzing head that comes to nothing quickly; a solitary bubble ascends; no lacing... AROMA: sweet, syrupy malts are front and center; biscuit and bread suggest a standard premium pilsener... PALATE: soft, apologetic and thin--drinkable but fizzy...TASTE: candied caramel malts and oats combine with some flowery hints to create a below-average, pitchy flavor...OVERALL: the can suggests it is the Mexican Miller, and not much in the can suggests the contrary; a good beer to finish the night with, when other quality beers have already been quaffed; as a sessional, meh...as a study, a fast, unrewarding one...

Photo of rootevan67
3.03/5  rDev +9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of dikebrewery
3.46/5  rDev +24.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Overall this is a good beer. It's bottle and packaging definitely out do the taste but it's better than holding a Corona with the hipsters.

Photo of atryes
3.16/5  rDev +13.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 2 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of BBlov
2.35/5  rDev -15.5%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.25

Photo of TylerKitchens
2.82/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 3 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Patatuchy
3.03/5  rDev +9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of SkiBum22
2.25/5  rDev -19.1%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Photo of Omer_faruck
3.04/5  rDev +9.4%
look: 2 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3

Photo of DuffDaddy
4/5  rDev +43.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pints at El Norteno in Winter Haven with chicken fajitas.

Photo of GRG1313
3.25/5  rDev +16.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of frinknasty
3.1/5  rDev +11.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Bunuelian
2.9/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Beejay
3.11/5  rDev +11.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

A: Clear, and yellow amber with white head.

S: Very light, with slight bread and grass notes.. a touch sweet. Pretty subdued, which is somewhat appropriate for the style.

T: Lightly bready, and crisp. The finish has a touch of bitterness, but there is no discernible hop flavor.

F: Light, incredibly bubbly, with a clean, albeit watery finish.

O: Overall it is a pretty simple brew.. easy drinking, crisp, and fairly unoffensive. Decent for beer you don't want to think about. Add some fresh lime juice and sea salt, and boom!

Photo of baconfromwalmart
2.75/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Photo of Nora3
2.03/5  rDev -27%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2

felt like a mexican pbr

Photo of muddyh2oblues
2.78/5  rDev 0%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Photo of bundy462
2.5/5  rDev -10.1%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of RENDERUSELESS
3.01/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Photo of swgwilt
2.55/5  rDev -8.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.5

Photo of Reds76
2.75/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of cryptichead
2.5/5  rDev -10.1%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

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Modelo Especial from Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V.
65 out of 100 based on 1,781 ratings.