Sol | Cervecería Cuauhtémoc Moctezuma, S.A. de C.V.

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BEER INFO

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

Style: American Adjunct Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.50%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by BeerAdvocate on 02-18-2002

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#45,246
Reviews:
401
Ratings:
1,425
pDev:
27.24%
Bros Score:
2.43
 
 
Wants:
13
Gots:
318
Trade:
0
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Photo of DrewTheBrew
2.54/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

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2.56/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

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3.03/5  rDev +23.2%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of OldSchoolMike
2.84/5  rDev +15.4%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

One more Mexican beer that is decent, but not worth the jump in price. If I were a Mexican wanting something from home, or just wanted something decently Mexican while at my local taqueria, I might do this. Otherwise, no.

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Photo of Shafaegalo
2.82/5  rDev +14.6%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Photo of quaffinganale
2.66/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.75

Basic Mexican Lawnmower beer. I confess mine was at an outdoor bar in the Florida Keys. Just pounding cold ones. Exposed to sunlight/skunky.

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2.78/5  rDev +13%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Photo of Hroth
1.95/5  rDev -20.7%
look: 1.75 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.25

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3.29/5  rDev +33.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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2.43/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.5

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2.04/5  rDev -17.1%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2

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2.88/5  rDev +17.1%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

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1.37/5  rDev -44.3%
look: 2 | smell: 1.25 | taste: 1.25 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

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2.59/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 2 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.25

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3.65/5  rDev +48.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

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3.46/5  rDev +40.7%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Perhaps many may not find Sol the most remarkable, unique or mentioned brew on a personal favourite's list, there are a few respectable notes that make it a worthy summer treat. In the category of island/tropical brews (like Corona, Tecate, or Landshark), Sol retains a light flavour and crispness one would hope for to accompany a healthy lunch. Two redeeming factors are a light almost floral scent like gardenia and a clean wash with virtually no aftertaste. Not a lot of froth, but the fizz sticks around for the finish.

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2.9/5  rDev +17.9%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Photo of pat61
3.25/5  rDev +32.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

I think this beer suffers from the skunky beer in a clear bottle syndrome. I lucked out and found a fresh bottle in a dark spot in the cooler. Its not great but its not awful.

L: brilliant straw gold with streams of rapidly rising bubbles under a 1" white foam collar with fair retention

S: faint fruit aroma, light corn, light grains, traces of malt, and fresh bread dough

T: light sweet corn, light grain and bread dough seasoned with a mild hop bitterness

F: light bodied and highly carbonated

O: There is not much there but what is there is drinkable

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Photo of Ragman
2/5  rDev -18.7%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Basic all day beer - bring some limes. First time I went to Mexico I drank this instead of water. Helps wash down tequila.

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2.51/5  rDev +2%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.5

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2.42/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.5

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2.33/5  rDev -5.3%
look: 1.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.25

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2.7/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

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3.38/5  rDev +37.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of B33rcules
2.27/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

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Sol from Cervecería Cuauhtémoc Moctezuma, S.A. de C.V.
Beer rating: 2.46 out of 5 with 1,425 ratings
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