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

Not Rated.
VictoriaVictoria

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BA SCORE
68
poor

510 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 510
Reviews: 136
rAvg: 2.91
pDev: 21.99%
Wants: 8
Gots: 37 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V. visit their website
Mexico

Style | ABV
Vienna Lager |  4.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-08-2002)
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12 ounce bottle

Pours light caramel, clear under a thin and vanishing off white head, that leaves no lacing.

Just a hint of malt on the nose.

Thin and on the watery side, with just some faint caramel, and sweet malt. Would be passable on a warm day or if I was actually in mexico eating some tacos with hot sauce. Besides that stay away.

Billolick, Oct 14, 2013
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Mora2000, Dec 22, 2010
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It may be a BA misclassification, but if this is out there in the same market as Negro Modelo, and they're going to claim the same style, this one might as well not even be out there at all. Negro isn't great beer, but it's respectable, as opposed to this beer.

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Victoria from Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V.
68 out of 100 based on 510 ratings.