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Corona Extra - Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V.

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Corona ExtraCorona Extra

Educational use only; do not reuse.

4,184 Ratings

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Ratings: 4,184
Reviews: 1,185
rAvg: 2.31
pDev: 32.03%
Wants: 34
Gots: 618 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V. visit their website

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  4.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 01-10-2001

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3.1/5  rDev +34.2%
look: 4 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

This beer is only to be enjoyed in 3 situations: 1. The beach 2. The pool 3. A hot day. Other than that this beer will be too much. This beer, just like how it looks, is a beer to be enjoyed on a beautiful day. This beer is light and has a bit of a grainy taste to it but in a sweet way. The bottle is very attractive and makes you feel like you are on vacation.

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look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Like another reviewer noted, I have never in my life taken the time to pour this into a glass.
The appearance in the bottle is what you would expect from a really light beer, nothing more.
The smell? I've really never noticed.
The taste? Light, smooth. Nothing to offend and nothing to remember too long either.
Mouthfeel? Almost non-existent.

Corona beer is a bit like The Eagles. I cannot imagine anyone taking the trouble to really dislike something as light and smooth as the Eagles' music, but if the Eagles are your "favorite band", then you haven't sampled the subject of rock music very deeply. I've never had any beer that I can just quaff as fast or as long as Corona. It tastes fine. In fact, it's hard to beat on a hot day at the beach. There's just nothing memorable about it at all.

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look: 2 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

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Corona Extra from Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V.
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