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Pacífico - Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V.

PacíficoPacífico

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BA SCORE
63
poor

1,231 Ratings
THE BROS
55
awful

(view ratings)
Ratings: 1231
Reviews: 452
rAvg: 2.65
pDev: 24.53%


Brewed by:
Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V. visit their website
Mexico

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 04-02-2002)
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Reviews by idResponse:
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idResponse

North Carolina

3.05/5  rDev +15.1%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 4

this beer is a rather normal looking cerveza, yellow and thin as usual. the smell is a bit of that sour musty smell you get from a corona but not as pungent and stinky. the taste is a pretty smooth even gold but leaves the tounge feeling slightly dry. the mouth being dry may make you want to drink more, which may be the point. however, when this beer is cold and it's hot as hell, i'd grab one any day. they don't taste that bad and are pretty easy to swill down one after the other. some people like their cerveza with a lime, and it might taste good in this but i prefer to leave mine alone. so grab a pacifico and tell corona to get bent!

Serving type: bottle

02-26-2007 16:28:17 | More by idResponse
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3.5/5  rDev +32.1%

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thecheapies

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2.23/5  rDev -15.8%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Pacifico pours out a light gold color, very light, almost straw. The head has a nice puffiness to it, but it's fizzing down swiftly. Excellent clarity. Not much carbonation visible, at all. I think I saw a bubble or two rise up, as if they were the last to go. No lacing, as expected.

Smells like corn syrup and musty stale lager grains. Very similar aroma to Miller Lite, as far as I can recall. No alcohol presence, but mild crispness and fermentation. A beer-y scent that is low in magnitude and rife with adjuncts. Economy lager stuffs. Who wouldn't be opposed to dropping a lime in this?

The flavors are muddled and watery. Still, there's generic lager flavor. Sure, it would be decent if it had some grassiness, any kind of real hop presence, or better quality grains; but, as an adjunct lager, it's not horrific. There's almost a weird fruitiness to the way the malts are steeped crossed with a note of the lager yeast, and I can't entirely fault this flavor, as it has some flavor, proper. Corn syrup and mustiness are obvious, of course. Typical Mexican swill, but without any realized harshness. Smooth-drinking, with a burst of late carbonation that runs a little high. Causes some stomach bubble unrest, but it's simple enough. The body is a joke, but I'm not going to write a separate paragraph knocking the mouthfeel, which honestly, is expectingly lacking. Lacking, but not difficult.

I didn't like Sol or Corona, and Pacifico isn't much better, but I think it's better. Take that.

Serving type: bottle

04-24-2014 02:47:41 | More by thecheapies
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Pacífico from Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V.
63 out of 100 based on 1,231 ratings.