Modelo Especial vs Negra: What’s the Difference Between Them?

Modelo Especial and Modelo Negra immediately come to mind when we think of popular Mexican beers. But while these beers are iconic parts of Mexican beer culture and two of the best-selling entrants in the imported beer industry worldwide, Negra Modelo and Modelo Especial have quite a few differences.  Let’s look at these differences and … Read more

What Type of Beer is Modelo Oro? (Explained)

Modelo Oro is a 90-calorie, four percent alcohol by volume Light Lager brewed in Mexico by Grupo Modelo, makers of Modelo Especial. Light beer is the world’s most popular beer category, and Modelo created the Modelo Oro light beer to compete in light beer’s high-end price tier.    What Makes Modelo Oro a Light Beer? Light … Read more

Review: What Does Modelo Oro Taste Like? Is it a Good Beer?

Modelo Oro is an ultra-premium light beer with 90 calories and three carbs brewed in Mexico by Grupo Modelo and distributed in the United States by Crown Imports. The beer’s name, translated as gold in Spanish, is marketed as the “gold standard of light beer” that “seals in Modelo’s golden flavor to deliver an exceptionally … Read more