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10 Mexican-Style Beers (Besides Corona) to Sip All Summer Long
On a hot summer’s day, there’s nothing more refreshing than a chilled Mexican-style beer. And while we love a Corona, there’s a whole bevy of beers that are just as refreshing. Pass the lime wedges, please!
Popular on the West Coast, Pacifico was first imported by a group of California surfers. It’s bright and refreshing with a light, subtle flavor, making it the perfect beer to enjoy after a day spent in the sun.
Pair your Pacifico with one of these surprising guac recipes. Don’t forget the chips!
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If you’re craving the perfect cerveza, look no further than Calidad. Brewed in Southern California, this Mexican-style lager is light and crisp with slight citrus notes. It’s perfect for sipping poolside or enjoying with friends at the beach.
Psst! At the moment, Calidad is only available in California, but the brand plans to expand nationally. In the meantime, check out our favorite California recipes.
This classic beer is brewed in five steps—malting, brewing, fermentation, lagering and filtration. It boasts a balanced flavor with light, earthy tones.
Known as “The Original Mexican Beer,” Sol gets its inspiration from the sun. The beer’s light flavor and low ABV means you can sip on it all day long.
One of Mexico’s oldest beer brands, Victoria is very easy to drink. The Vienna-style lager boasts flavors of orange, honey, apple butter and star fruit.
Try Victoria in one of these tasty recipes that call for beer.
This beer is strongly routed in tradition and describes itself as “the true, authentic Mexican beer.” It has a pale yellow color and a light, refreshing flavor.