Welcome to BeerAdvocate!

Looking to talk, rate or trade beer? Join today by creating your free account.

Dismiss Notice
Curious about recent updates to the site and app? Check the Announcements forum for updates.
Dismiss Notice
Love Belgian Beer?

Join us Sep 17 in Portland, Maine for Return of the Belgian Beer Fest, featuring hundreds of authentic Belgian beers and Belgian-inspired offerings.

Tickets + more: beeradvocate.com/belgian

Mr. Beer

YOUR RATING = None |
BA SCORE
-
no score

Awaiting 10 Reviews
Mr. BeerMr. Beer
PLACE INFO

Type: Bar, Store

Av. Ns. de Fátima
Teresina, 64048-180
Brazil | map
www.mrbeercervejas.com.br

Notes:
No notes at this time.

Added by mhaugo on 05-31-2013

PLACE STATS
Place Score:
-
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
1
Avg:
4.3
pDev:
0
 
 
Taps:
0
Bottles/Cans:
60
Cask:
N
Beer-to-Go:
N
View: Place Ratings | Events
User Reviews
Reviews: 1 | Ratings: 1
Reviews by mhaugo:
Photo of mhaugo
4.3/5  rDev n/a
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

In a hot and humid sea of sweet, yellow, corn flavored beer, this little bottle shop stands out as a beautiful island. With another half frozen bottle of Antarctica Original looming over the evening’s horizon, I stumbled upon this place completely by chance. The shop is modestly sized, and is lined with a series of beautiful backlit shelves and refrigerators. There is a small kiosk in the middle of the store and a counter against the side wall. Everything is covered in bottles. The bottles on the shelves were a little warm (either from exposure from the sun blasting through the big front window, or the lighting effects on the shelves), but the beers in the three coolers were nice and chilly. There is a small bar in the back and a television for soccer… er, futebol. A few small tables and chairs provide space for customers to enjoy their purchases. The guy running the shop did not speak English, but we were able to use a series of friendly hand gestures to find me a good Brazilian beer. He also knew how to properly pour a weizen, so we’re pretty much best friends right now.

The selection was impressive, and many of the bottles were tagged as Mr. Beer “exclusives”. There were a ton of Belgians like Chimay, Kwak, La Chouffe, Delirium Tremens, Gordon, Duvel, Maredsous, Omer, Lucifer, and Vedett. The United Kingdom was also well represented with Bath Ales (exclusive), BrewDog, Fullers (ESB, Honeydew, India Pale), Joseph Holt, Adnams, and Traquair. I saw a couple German and Czech beers as well like Bohemia Regent (exclusive), Brauerei Pinkus Mueller (exclusive), and Schneider Weisse. Other European imports included Biera Corsa, Mikkeller, and Christoffel Nobel. Both US beers, Anchor and Epic, were marked as exclusive. But the highlight of my visit was the amazing selection of Brazilian craft beers. They had bottles of Saint Bier, Way Beer, Bamberg, Dama Bier, Cervejaria Colorado, and Cerveja Coruja. Colorado has even brewed a version of their Demoiselle that is exclusively sold at Mr. Beer. I had heard and read about a lot of these new Brazilian breweries, but this was the first time I had actually seen many of thier beers for sale.

I understand that this shop is one in a chain of specialty beer shops in Brazil, and I am happy to report that I am very impressed with what they are doing. I wish that they would keep their non-refrigerated bottles a little cooler, but overall I they are doing a fantastic job trying to keep a beautiful country properly lubricated. My only regret is that I didn’t bring a bigger suitcase.

 2,569 characters

Mr. Beer in Teresina, Brazil
- out of 100 based on 1 ratings.
  • About Us

    Your go-to website for beer (since 1996), publishers of BeerAdvocate magazine (since 2006) and hosts of world-class beer events (since 2003). Respect Beer.
  • Return of the Belgian Beer Fest

    BeerAdvocate Brings its All-Belgian Fest to Portland, Maine on September 17, 2016. Tickets are on sale now.

    Learn More
  • Get the Mag

    Become a BeerAdvocate magazine print subscriber today.

    Subscribe