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

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BA SCORE
66
poor

1,547 Ratings
THE BROS
78
okay

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Ratings: 1,547
Reviews: 484
rAvg: 2.79
pDev: 22.58%
Wants: 13
Gots: 110 | 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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craigmj7

Kansas

2.25/5  rDev -19.4%

08-07-2012 00:56:25 | More by craigmj7
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ThinkAgain

Ontario (Canada)

2/5  rDev -28.3%

08-06-2012 12:57:36 | More by ThinkAgain
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TheAdamConners

Georgia

5/5  rDev +79.2%

08-03-2012 01:56:45 | More by TheAdamConners
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Jfowler05

Maryland

3/5  rDev +7.5%

08-02-2012 20:52:30 | More by Jfowler05
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DavyJones

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev +7.5%

08-02-2012 17:06:00 | More by DavyJones
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WDJersey

Colorado

2.5/5  rDev -10.4%

08-01-2012 04:58:53 | More by WDJersey
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Shasty


3/5  rDev +7.5%

07-30-2012 18:06:18 | More by Shasty
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intensify

Colorado

3.1/5  rDev +11.1%

Not your average "mexican style" beer. No this is not Corona, or Tecate. Modelo has a unique flavor which pairs well with seasoned, or salted foods.

S- Corn, burned hops and malts.

T- Clean presence of corn and cooked malts. Nothing offensive about the taste and is best enjoyed without a lime, if you ask me.

M- Medium bodied, high carbonation.

A good beer to enjoy while grilling some meat. You have to respect Modelo for dressing the neck on their bottles with the gold colored wrap. Nice.

07-28-2012 06:37:05 | More by intensify
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kobeer

Texas

2.25/5  rDev -19.4%

07-27-2012 16:32:24 | More by kobeer
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CN1234

California

2.5/5  rDev -10.4%

07-22-2012 01:23:36 | More by CN1234
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ssross


2/5  rDev -28.3%

07-20-2012 23:00:14 | More by ssross
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jazzyjeff13

United Kingdom (England)

2.68/5  rDev -3.9%

A 355ml clear glass bottle with a BB of Nov 2012. ABV is stated as 4.5%. It looks just like a bottle of weewee! Acquired from Booths a little while ago.

Poured into a straight pint glass. A clear golden colour with medium carbonation. Forms a small head of white foam that dissipates rapidly. Aroma of light malt with a stale note of overcooked veg/corn and a hint of stewed hops. Faintly sulphurous. Not great.

Tastes of light malt with a mild finish. Hints of stewed hops, corn and overdone veggies. Dry, with a faint bitterness upon swallowing. Mouthfeel is watery yet crisp, with tingly carbonation and some astringency. Weak aftertaste of light malt/corn.

Meh - a fairly typical mass-produced adjunct lager. Bland and insubstantial. Drinkable enough if cold refreshment is desired - aims low and hits the target. No need to seek it out.

07-20-2012 20:53:33 | More by jazzyjeff13
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beertours


4/5  rDev +43.4%

07-18-2012 00:31:58 | More by beertours
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rolltide8425

Pennsylvania

2.75/5  rDev -1.4%

07-17-2012 03:57:29 | More by rolltide8425
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dmasuda


2.75/5  rDev -1.4%

07-16-2012 07:14:34 | More by dmasuda
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fatbatcat

Georgia

2.25/5  rDev -19.4%

07-15-2012 13:23:26 | More by fatbatcat
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ssjkyle

Nebraska

3/5  rDev +7.5%

07-14-2012 21:57:41 | More by ssjkyle
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GONZALOYANNA

Spain

3.38/5  rDev +21.1%

355ml bottle (7500-1894 bar code) Lager glass. (From my notes). Golden color, clear appearance.White froth, brief crown. Grainy, slightly corny aromas with grassy touch & light apple notes to the nose. Flavors are as expected from aromas. Subtle sweet sensation & no bitterness. Light body. Medium to high & lively carbonation. Watery texture. Crisp & refreshing. Better served cold.

07-13-2012 22:28:02 | More by GONZALOYANNA
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ScubaSteve00

Texas

2.75/5  rDev -1.4%

07-13-2012 21:27:54 | More by ScubaSteve00
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Vinlespo

New York

2.75/5  rDev -1.4%

07-13-2012 01:21:49 | More by Vinlespo
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amishbooze

Michigan

2/5  rDev -28.3%

07-12-2012 23:06:57 | More by amishbooze
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MikalMick

California

3/5  rDev +7.5%

07-08-2012 02:01:21 | More by MikalMick
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Wowcoolman

California

2.25/5  rDev -19.4%

07-05-2012 16:34:58 | More by Wowcoolman
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rob99er

California

3/5  rDev +7.5%

07-05-2012 06:15:59 | More by rob99er
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JoePQ


3/5  rDev +7.5%

07-04-2012 21:44:38 | More by JoePQ
Modelo Especial from Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V.
66 out of 100 based on 1,547 ratings.