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

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BA SCORE
66
poor

1,625 Ratings
THE BROS
78
okay

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Ratings: 1,625
Reviews: 489
rAvg: 2.79
pDev: 22.94%
Wants: 14
Gots: 138 | 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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2.5/5  rDev -10.4%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

A-light golden amber color with a small white head which dissipates quickly with no lacing

S-light malt and yeast aromas

T-malt and light yeasty bread, slight sweetness

F-light body with moderate carbonation

O-not offensive yet nothing I would seek out

MDDMD, Jun 29, 2012
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2.9/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

12oz bottle served in a standard shaker pint.

pours a clear golden tone while yielding a a short-lived 3/4" fizzy white head. no real lacing to speak of. nose is subdued, with light notes of malt, grain/corn, and a vague hint of hops in the background, although that could just be wishful thinking.

more of the same in the flavor, which, while decidedly unexciting, is inoffensive and easy to drink. corn/graininess with some malt characters. light and lively on the palate.

overall, as far as adjunct lagers go you could do a lot worse. not doing a whole lot for me, but it's not bothering me either. it's even a bit refreshing. beats corona, albeit that's not saying much.

(originally reviewed: 07-07-2011)

BostonHops, Jun 16, 2012
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Modelo Especial from Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V.
66 out of 100 based on 1,625 ratings.