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Cucapá ‘Obscura’

The last of my trio of Cucapá beers, and certainly the pick of the bunch. Which is a little surprising, since you might fairly assume that a Mexican brewer would do the Light & Refreshing better than they do the … Continue reading

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Cucapá ‘Chupacabras’

So, goatsucker. Really. That’s what “Chupacabras” literally means. Chupar is “to suck”, and cabra is “goat”. Strange name for a beer, you might think. Wait; it gets stranger. The Chupacabra is a piece of South American cryptozoology, like an Australian … Continue reading

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Cucapá ‘Clasica’

Mexican beer does get a bad rap in nerdy circles. But you always have to be skeptical of bad reputations where far-flung places are concerned; it’s usually not the Good Stuff that gets famous elsewhere, first. Think Fosters, think Budweiser … Continue reading

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