Dos Equis Special Lager | Cervecería Cuauhtémoc Moctezuma, S.A. de C.V.

BA SCORE
64
poor
2,730 Ratings
THE BROS
63
poor
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Dos Equis Special LagerDos Equis Special Lager
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Cervecería Cuauhtémoc Moctezuma, S.A. de C.V.
Mexico
cuamoc.com

Style: American Adjunct Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.30%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Todd on 11-02-2001

BEER STATS
Ratings:
2,730
Reviews:
614
Avg:
2.71
pDev:
23.25%
 
 
Wants:
23
Gots:
719
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 2,730 |  Reviews: 614
Photo of jeffreyhill021
3.24/5  rDev +19.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of BrentMcQuirk
2.76/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Photo of EmeraldMist
2.68/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.5

Look- Pale gold with a finger of bubbly white head.

Aroma- Sweet corn, white bread, no noticeable hops.

Taste- Like the aroma, dominated by cereal grains (mainly corn) and an odd sweetness that lingers for a while. Sweeter than most macros.

Feel- Could use more carbonation. Felt flat and watery.

Overall- A little too sweet for me.

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Photo of nater919
2.19/5  rDev -19.2%
look: 2 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 2.25

Photo of gbvegeta
3.14/5  rDev +15.9%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

A very meh beer. Over priced and over rated.

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Photo of TwiggyCZ
2.14/5  rDev -21%
look: 2 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.25

Photo of DaveCash
2.25/5  rDev -17%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Photo of CantDrinkEveryBeer
2.66/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Photo of Scotchboy
1.7/5  rDev -37.3%
look: 1.75 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.5

Photo of blissfulNemo
2.85/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of AleSan
1.9/5  rDev -29.9%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.5

Photo of MikeyTomorrow
2.75/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of akolb
2.79/5  rDev +3%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Photo of gandres
2/5  rDev -26.2%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Bottle -12 ounce to wine glass very cold beer
Appearance: Light pale yellow, minimal head, a lot of lacing
Aroma: scent smell of malt, nothing else
Taste: not really great
Mouth feel: very carbonated
Overall: good beer for the hot weather

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Photo of hoppyhoppy
2.73/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of bigedal60
2.37/5  rDev -12.5%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of dwildusaf
4.15/5  rDev +53.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of DrewsBrews450
3.45/5  rDev +27.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

Photo of TheKingofWichita
1.84/5  rDev -32.1%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2

A thin yellow beer with a light white head. Much better on draft than by bottle. Torture yourself if you really want to.

Pours a thin yellow with big white head and thin lacing. Tastes of cereal grain and corn. Smells of thin light beer and some vague malts. Not a great beer. Not even a good beer. Thin mouthfeel.

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Photo of MisledTitan
3.28/5  rDev +21%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of beerguy04
3/5  rDev +10.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Pours golden yellow with a white head. Smell is none existent. Has a sweet corn taste too it. A little bitter after taste. Mouthfeel is watery and light. Overall, this beer is mid table beer. However, I prefer this too most adjunct lagers.

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Photo of Bammer21
2.11/5  rDev -22.1%
look: 2.25 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.25

Photo of gremck
2.51/5  rDev -7.4%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Basically a step up from Corona.

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Photo of AccipiterofBeer
2.08/5  rDev -23.2%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.25

Photo of 22Blue
2.89/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Dos Equis Special Lager from Cervecería Cuauhtémoc Moctezuma, S.A. de C.V.
2.71 out of 5 based on 2,730 ratings.
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