Carta Blanca Light
Cervecería Cuauhtémoc Moctezuma, S.A. de C.V.

Carta Blanca LightCarta Blanca Light
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From:
Cervecería Cuauhtémoc Moctezuma, S.A. de C.V.
 
Mexico
Style:
Light Lager
ABV:
3.7%
Score:
69
Avg:
2.01 | pDev: 25.87%
Reviews:
4
Ratings:
10
Status:
Active
Rated:
May 26, 2017
Added:
Sep 12, 2007
Wants:
  1
Gots:
  2
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Ratings by cervezale:
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Reviewed by cervezale from Mexico

2.2/5  rDev +9.5%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 2
Carta Blanca Light is a classic light pilsner from mexican macro Cerveceria Cuauhtemoc Moctezuma. It is the light version of its brother carta blanca regular.

Color: Very Pale yellow with little head formation and little lace retention.

Aroma: Aromas of malts and hops almost lost but found at the end in a very small amount.

Taste: Semi-dry malts, corn, cereal, little hop bitterness, metallic.

Finish: Dry and with a little bitter and metallic aftertaste.
Jun 30, 2009
More User Ratings:
 
Rated: 1.25 by fthegiants from California

May 26, 2017
 
Rated: 2.1 by chuckgietzen from Michigan

Mar 10, 2016
 
Rated: 2 by spycow from Illinois

Oct 11, 2014
 
Rated: 2 by HoppySeb from Washington

Jun 07, 2014
 
Rated: 2.25 by barryjg from Texas

Mar 07, 2014
 
Rated: 2 by jaimenavarrog from Mexico

Jun 29, 2013
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Reviewed by roddwolff from Mexico

1.23/5  rDev -38.8%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1 | overall: 1
I always hated the Carta Blanca, so, before i tasted this one, because is a Carta Blanca and light, i thought its the worst beer...

The taste is smooth and fizzy, with a bittersweet end (a lot better than regular carta blanca).

The appearance is bad, with an ugly pale yellow and a little foam that disappears quickly.

The smell is evil, like aluminum and mineral water; there's no body and the drinkability is bad too.
Mar 10, 2009
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Reviewed by tesguino from Mexico

1.82/5  rDev -9.5%
look: 1.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5
the worst beer after tropical from modelo;

the CCM got many lights and other is so much;

bad taste, bad presentation and bad afterstaste;

In a "bautizo" i try this beer and i´m not impressed; this beer i dont got much time in the market; corona light is over this beer;

try with sea food and guacamole; 40% recommended.
Oct 05, 2007
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Reviewed by Pepeton from Mexico

3.2/5  rDev +59.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 4
Just what we all needed: Another light beer.

There's not too much I can say about this standard yellow fizzy, tiny headed and no lacing beer. It has a faint grainy smell, just as a light brew is supposed to have. Taste is weak, mild; at least there are no perceptible adjuncts. Mouthfeel is, no surprise here, watery.

In a hot Mexican afternoon barbecue it's a winner.

If you all bear with me, I can add that a brother-in-law and yours truly "invented" this beer some 15 years ago:
We were in a wedding, where the beer provider delivery system failed miserably. All the guests were asking for a cold drink and Carta Blanca bottles were lukewarm --to say the less.

So, my in-law and I came up with the idea of serving the beer in plastic cups with ice inside.

Not everybody liked it, I have to admit, but some were thankful and dubbed the drink as "Carta Blanca Light".
:-)

¡Salud!
Sep 12, 2007
Carta Blanca Light from Cervecería Cuauhtémoc Moctezuma, S.A. de C.V.
Beer rating: 69 out of 100 with 10 ratings