Modelo Negra is a 5.4% abv Dunkel – style lager first brewed in Mexico by Austrian immigrants, and was introduced as a draft beer in 1926.
Negra Modelo has long been the dark beer alternative for Mexican beer drinkers. It is a dark lager with some fascinating and complex flavors.
“To achieve its unique taste , Negra Modelo uses a greater quantity of malt, the finest hops, a special yeast, and the purest water. It is a delicious, creamy, full-flavored dark brew with a pleasant malt aroma and dry hop flavor that has a smooth mellow taste .”
Modelo Especial is a light, crisp, pilsner-style beer. But its younger sibling, Negra Modelo , is modeled after the super-popular Munich-born dunkel style, made with roasted caramel malts and brewed longer for a slightly richer, dark-brass-colored beer.
While the surging popularity of Mexican beers can be attributed to a variety of factors – changing Hispanic demographics, a growing nationwide demand for lighter beers , and clever and targeted marketing campaigns (Dos Equis’ Most Interesting Man in the World, and Corona’s ubiquitous dialogue-free ads full of beaches
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Modelo Especial (Grupo Modelo ) Tear open the gold foil bottle top to access the flaxen liquid marked by good balance between notes of corn and a gentle bitterness. Tasters’ notes: ” Tastes like Corona .” “Zinger! Crisp and has some nice bite.
Modelo —This sister beer to Negra Modelo is touted as a premium beer and comes with a neck wrapped in foil in bottles, but in reality most people wouldn’t be able to distinguish it from most others in a taste test. It has a little more body and heavier finish than the Corona class though and also comes in cans.
Very refreshing, no weird sweetness and you can taste the malt and hops. Highly crushable with some brisket tacos. This is a good beer if you review it to the style. Too many people review this low because they don’t like the style.
An innovative light lager alternative for people who seek the new and avoid the conventional. Modelo Light is recognized everywhere by its stylish signature can or its new blue bottle.