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

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BA SCORE
56
awful

3,768 Ratings
THE BROS
47
awful

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Ratings: 3,768
Reviews: 1,089
rAvg: 2.31
pDev: 32.03%
Wants: 20
Gots: 324 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V. visit their website
Mexico

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  4.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 01-10-2001)
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2/5  rDev -13.4%

disemgrowler, Jun 22, 2012
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1/5  rDev -56.7%

MisterDrow, Jun 22, 2012
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5/5  rDev +116.5%

Corona Extra is the shit!, plain and simple, with or without a lime wedge, drink it! """"""""""""""""""""""""""""""""""""""""""""""""""""""""""""""""""""""""""""""" ...

ElKushMan, Jun 22, 2012
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2/5  rDev -13.4%

mk66, Jun 21, 2012
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1.5/5  rDev -35.1%

hiphopj5, Jun 21, 2012
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3/5  rDev +29.9%

CesarG, Jun 21, 2012
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2.75/5  rDev +19%

Travix1516, Jun 21, 2012
Photo of KentT
1.18/5  rDev -48.9%

Thin lacing, virtually no head. No hops, mainly watery malt flavor with heavy notes of grass and corn. Skunky to boot. Tastes just like Cat Piss de Mexico de watery. Much better in the brown bottles as Corona Familiar which upgrades it to better than BMC adjunct lagers. The clear bottles ensure it does not travel well. Put down the Skunky Beer. Not recommended as Extra, decent BMC alternative as Familiar in the Brown 32 ounce bottles and decent lawnmower or summer beer.

KentT, Jun 21, 2012
Photo of metter98
2.15/5  rDev -6.9%

A: The beer is crystal clear light straw yellow in color and has a moderate amount of carbonation. It poured with a thin white head that died down very quickly but never completely faded away.
S: There are faint aromas of malt in the nose.
T: Like the smell, there are some faint aromas of adjunct and grainy malts and possibly the slightest hint of bitterness.
M: It feels light-bodied and very watery on the palate with a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This beer is easy to drink because of its light body. It’s not that bad when served ice cold and has some refreshing properties but as it warms up the beer beings to taste bland.

metter98, Jun 20, 2012
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1/5  rDev -56.7%

carteravebrew, Jun 19, 2012
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2.25/5  rDev -2.6%

DruC4, Jun 18, 2012
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3.25/5  rDev +40.7%

tswarner, Jun 18, 2012
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2/5  rDev -13.4%

Xibalba, Jun 17, 2012
Photo of Danny1217
2.25/5  rDev -2.6%

I'm at a party and someone walks in with a 12 pack of Corona. I made the mistake of not brinigng my own beer, and the only other alternative is some bad vodka without much of any kind of mixers. Looks like I'm stuck with Corona.

Didn't pour it. Didn't have to. The clear bottle shows all. Transparent yellow with a white head. The head foams up rather randomly. It's frustrating. Smells like... adjuncts. Smells like a bad beer. The taste actually isn't quite as bad. It goes down fairly well while cold. Heavy carbonation and light body makes it drinkable, but the flavor isn't too strong either, which makes it rather inoffensive. That is while it is cold. When it starts to warm up, that's another story. Just drink this beer cold and quickly.

Didn't make magically transport me to a beach, but I didn't feel like regurgitating it either.

Danny1217, Jun 17, 2012
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2/5  rDev -13.4%

elguapo57, Jun 17, 2012
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3/5  rDev +29.9%

KSather, Jun 15, 2012
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2/5  rDev -13.4%

MAUEX_MFA, Jun 15, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +62.3%

KingBiscuit, Jun 13, 2012
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2.75/5  rDev +19%

dlin0sbb, Jun 12, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +62.3%

Punkrckr281, Jun 12, 2012
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2.5/5  rDev +8.2%

FLBEERGUY25, Jun 12, 2012
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3/5  rDev +29.9%

DannyDan, Jun 12, 2012
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1.5/5  rDev -35.1%

CaptainSkybeard, Jun 12, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev +51.5%

robertaddis, Jun 11, 2012
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1/5  rDev -56.7%

A_Phrance, Jun 11, 2012
Corona Extra from Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V.
56 out of 100 based on 3,768 ratings.