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

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Corona LightCorona Light

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BA SCORE
48
awful

1,453 Ratings
THE BROS
34
awful

(view ratings)
Ratings: 1,453
Reviews: 352
rAvg: 1.91
pDev: 38.74%
Wants: 2
Gots: 85 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V. visit their website
Mexico

Style | ABV
Light Lager |  4.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-17-2001)
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Reviews by Tomdee74:
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Tomdee74

Connecticut

1/5  rDev -47.6%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Uggghhhh!! I wonder how anybody can drink this stuff... i actually had a bud lite lime and it was better... i'd rank that as a D- and give this an F... i went to a party yesterday and my choice was this or budweiser.. i had one of these and then i was done drinking...

A - you have got to be kidding me.. i couldn't pour into a glass cuz you see in the bottle it is a lite yellow color... like hay...

S - there is a smell? smells like cheap rice/corn budweiser beer...

T - watery.. a little carbonated.. i'd rather have soda.. i'm amazed i saw people drinking this at what crap people will drink... i'd rather drink that oiled water that is spewing out in the gulf of mexico rite now...

M - disgusting...

D - I barely got thru one... about two sips in i didn't think i was gonna make it.. if i was like khalid sheif muhammad or bin laden you wouldn't have to waterboard me... just make me drink this stuff.. that would be tortorous enough for me...

wow i hope somebody from corona doesn't read my review... lol.. thankfully for them i am such a small minority.. if someone really likes beer they don't drink this.. that's the plain and simple truth...

Serving type: bottle

06-20-2010 12:53:27 | More by Tomdee74
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Had some sitting in the fridge, so I thought I may as well review it.

serving: ~40F bottle poured into stem glass.

Appearance: typical macro lager look. For a light beer, it has a surprisingly rich yellow color, but absolutely no head. I don't think Corona really cared about how this would look in a glass, especially considering the commercials always present it in the bottle (with a lime stuck in it).

Smell: As you would expect with a light lager, there's not much going on here. Some sweetness and grain. Thankfully not as much corn going on as the Corona extra.

Taste: Light, watery, and inoffensive lager. The corn/vague adjunct flavor strikes back in the aftertaste.

Mouth: Water seems to be the running theme here, with some crisp from the carbonation.

Overall: Corona light is an inoffensive macro light lager. When I first had it, not realizing it was the light version, thought something like "wow, Corona doesn't taste as crappy as I remember it, in fact it tastes like nothing at all!". I mean, you can't really rail on this beer for being flavorless, it's nothing like the nauseating Keystone Light, but then again it's pretty expensive for what it is. As far as light beers go, you could do worse. I've used it for carmelizing onions and they turned out pretty well, so maybe there's a use for it after all.

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Corona Light from Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V.
48 out of 100 based on 1,453 ratings.