Corona Extra | Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V.

Corona ExtraCorona Extra
BA SCORE
4.5%
Liked This Beer
2.34 w/ 5,000 ratings
Corona ExtraCorona Extra
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V.
Mexico
gmodelo.mx

Style: American Adjunct Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.60%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Also known as Coronita Extra (small bottles) and Corona Familiar (larger bottles).

Added by BeerAdvocate on 01-10-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#43,715
Reviews:
1,254
Ratings:
5,000
Liked:
224
Avg:
2.34/5
pDev:
31.62%
Alströms:
1.89
 
 
Wants:
62
Gots:
1,391
Trade:
0
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2.25/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Photo of jlindros
2.95/5  rDev +26.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

OK, so finally got around to reviewing the shitty beer I drank before I was 21... back then I didn't know better and I figured if I could throw a lime in it, it couldn't be all that bad. This one sans fruit.

Pours a decent fizzy head that retains a bit, a little lacing, crystal clear light pilsner watery color.

Nose a little watery corn water, touch sweet malty, extract malt like mash, a touch of almost lemony thing, I almost think hops but not quite, and a very faint skunky note.

Taste goes down hill a bit, more skunky notes, a little cereal water, like cereal soaked in water, then the water was poured into this, a little metallic mineral like thing, grimy gritty thing on the back end, touch of what could be considered hops, big metallic flavor lingering.

Mouth is thinner, watery, decent carbonation.

Overall this is a step up from some of the other macro beers, but still a pretty bad beer.

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Photo of thampel09
1.7/5  rDev -27.4%
look: 1.75 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Photo of Kuges
2.21/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Photo of WhackoMillah93
2.5/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of astromach
1/5  rDev -57.3%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

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2.41/5  rDev +3%
look: 1 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of Ceisen
1.18/5  rDev -49.6%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1 | taste: 1.25 | feel: 1 | overall: 1.25

Photo of Budlum
2.16/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 2 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 2

Photo of MVanTryke
2.96/5  rDev +26.5%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

The great beer for a day at the beach. If only such were true. It's amazing how far a seductive ad campaign can get a beer. But, when the blindfold is on, this beer is the awkward wallflower in the corner.

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2.6/5  rDev +11.1%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

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3/5  rDev +28.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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2.7/5  rDev +15.4%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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2.14/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.5

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2.23/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2

Bitter, yet still tasteless. Good on a hot day with a lime though.

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Photo of Khaack
2.59/5  rDev +10.7%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.5

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3.28/5  rDev +40.2%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

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2.32/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.5

Photo of SirFolmarv
2.22/5  rDev -5.1%
look: 2 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.25

On taste, it is skunky, not regular skunky, but like a barn filled with skunks. Also tastes like corn chips. Very light, mostly unappealing lookwise. Not any head to speak of nor a good feel. Unless you're looking for a mineral water or soda. The go to for back yard barbeques, and I have no idea why.

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2.69/5  rDev +15%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

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2.26/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

This beer is why I bring my own to every pool and/or summer party. Tried it, don't get it. You need the lime just to get any hint of flavor. For me, this is a weak beer from Mexico that needs to go the way of the T-Rex.

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2.75/5  rDev +17.5%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

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2/5  rDev -14.5%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

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3.48/5  rDev +48.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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2.61/5  rDev +11.5%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

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Corona Extra from Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V.
Beer rating: 4.5% out of 100 with 5,000 ratings
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