Victoria | Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V.

VictoriaVictoria
BA SCORE
2.94/5
755 Ratings
VictoriaVictoria
BEER INFO

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

Style: Vienna Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 11-08-2002

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#43,874
Reviews:
187
Ratings:
755
pDev:
20.75%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
19
Gots:
182
Trade:
0
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Photo of Koesherbacon
4.17/5  rDev +41.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

I had never had this before today when I found it on tap nearby my home. I'm very pleasantly surprised with it. I tend to find a great deal of beers too bitter for my taste and this is very refreshing. It's definitely not overly bitter to be sure. Adding a line to it also enhanced this already good tasting beer. If you don't drink often I'd recommend this to you.

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Photo of sokol_1993
2.78/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Got a bottle at The Taco Stand, SD.
A bland and light tasting macrobrew from Mexico. Goes down well when you're having spicy Mexican food, but not much else.

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Photo of SGR1220
3/5  rDev +2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of 12ozfan
3.43/5  rDev +16.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of evanschaaf
2.59/5  rDev -11.9%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Photo of DanielEgusquiza
3.29/5  rDev +11.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of rodbeermunch
2.96/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Pours out kinda light for a Vienna lager. Sticks to the yellow. Small 1/3" white head. Aroma of corn and slight sweet malt.

Taste, highly carbonated mild beer water. Just not much here. Can't discern what makes it a Vienna lager instead of an adjunct lager. Still tastes like there is corn in the mix. Sure, its not as bad as most Mexican lagers, but this doesn't rise to the level of Negra Modelo for when I want a little heftier lager from south of the border. The carbonation is high, the hops and malt are low.

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Photo of Bitterbill
3.63/5  rDev +23.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

D237 on the bottle. BB December 23rd?

It's a pretty gold colour, good head of foam, with lacing.

Smells of grain, light corn, bits of citrus, bread.

Malt isn't all that bready, maybe toasted? Light taste of corn, more grain, minimal bitterness and it doesn't seem to come from any citrus.
It's big with the flavours but what's there is satisfying to me. It IS more bitter than the Modelo Especial and I like that on a hot summer day.

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Photo of pat61
3.5/5  rDev +19%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

L: brilliant copper amber with streams of rapidly rising bubbles helping to form a very finely beaded 1" white foam cap with fair retention

S: moderately low grain, a hint of fruit, a trace of sulfur, low hop aromas and low corn

T: It starts creamy with moderately low corn sweetness, moderate hop bitterness, a trace of apple with apple and corn growing slightly in the middle. Light malts with a slight bread crust, bread crumb, and light toast character are medium low

F: medium body and medium high carbonation.

O; a drinkable beer with some character that is neither overwhelming nor offensive

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Photo of feuematt
3.25/5  rDev +10.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Copper colored beer with a rapidly fading head.Taste and aroma are caramel malts. I was not expecting this to be as flavorful as it was. I think it should be tried at least once.

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Photo of AfricanPete14
2.94/5  rDev 0%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Color is darkish yellow with a scent of caramel and wheat. The taste is just a follow up of malt along with the wheat. Has a small hint of toasted hops. The taste was decent but it did not go down very smooth.

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Photo of ItsBeer4Me
2.94/5  rDev 0%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Pearlstreetbrewingco
3/5  rDev +2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of blissfulNemo
3.09/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of VeganUndead
2.92/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Better than I expected it to be, worse than I hoped it would be. Probably one of the most watered down representations of the "vienna lager" style I've had

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Photo of tripledbrew
2.98/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Photo of spokenwheels
3.99/5  rDev +35.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Damian74
3.11/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of mvanaskie13
3.22/5  rDev +9.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Poured into a narrow half pint glass: color is copper, head is off white/very light tan with fine to small bubbles; head presents 1/2 inch thick.

Smell is somewhat neutral malt, maybe hint of caramel and grain.

Taste is similar: neutral malt flavor, not much detracting, a bit more toast and caramel than aroma.

Mouthfeel is crisp, very dry, somewhat to style but maybe a bit overcarbonated.

Overall an amber Mexican lager that is better than expected with a somewhat lighter flavor than similar style beers.

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Photo of andrewh995
3.39/5  rDev +15.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours a beautiful amber. Smells of malt, caramel, and some adjuncts. Taste follows the nose exactly. Medium in body and carbonation. Overall this is one of the better mass produced lagers out there.

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Photo of Ssippisam
3.38/5  rDev +15%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3

Photo of LeftoverCrizack
3.86/5  rDev +31.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Photo of daliandragon
3.34/5  rDev +13.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Strong carbonation stream and a light amber body with a minuscule off white head. Nose has a caramel malt backbone and a light cereal note.

Crisp and light and texture, with a generally mild flavor, with more caramel malt, vanilla and a touch of black pepper. None of it in force. Overall, inoffensive and easy to drink. Not bad in a pinch.

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Photo of 1Sundown2C
3.5/5  rDev +19%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of MTKATL
2.95/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

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Victoria from Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V.
Beer rating: 2.94 out of 5 with 755 ratings
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