Firehouse Diego Especial | The Firehouse Brewing Co.

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Firehouse Diego EspecialFirehouse Diego Especial

Brewed by:
The Firehouse Brewing Co.
California, United States

Style: American Adjunct Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Rotating

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Added by Silenus89 on 01-11-2010

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews: 2 | Ratings: 3
Photo of armock
2.73/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

A - Pored a golden color with a white head that leaves lacing behind

S - Is of sweet grainy malt and corn

T - Follows the nose with sweet grainy malt and corn there was also some vegi flavor too

M - This beer has a light body with medium carbonation to it

D - This wouldn't be my first choice of beer from these guys fairly average but could be better

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Photo of Silenus89
2.93/5  rDev +10.2%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Had this at a friends in keg form. I went out of my way to find a glass for this. The appearance is light yellow with a fizzy head that diminished shortly to a small ring.

Smells of wheat with corn and rice notes.

Tastes much like other mexican lagers i've had but has some mild hops but a strange bitterness I couldnt figure out; the finish was rather creamy that I enjoyed. I don't think a lime in this would help any of the flavors and certainly wouldnt make it more refreshing.

Mouthfeel was light and watery, but I would say it definitely beats any macro lagers out there.

Drinkability is high because its so light and something that could produce a nice session. I found the bitterness of it to be way too much; it wasnt a pleasant or hoppy bitterness by any means.

This is an easy drinking mexican style lager that I would much rather have than the widely available macro lagers. Non beer advocates agreed with me on this.

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Firehouse Diego Especial from The Firehouse Brewing Co.
2.66 out of 5 based on 3 ratings.
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