The Official Beer

The Official Beer of the Michelada

of the Michelada

Whether you prefer the clean, crisp taste of Modelo Especial or the rich, smooth flavor of Modelo Negra, it isn't a true michelada without an authentic Mexican beer. Modelo – The Chela for Micheladas™.

What is aMichelada?

The michelada’s flavor reflects the true origin of its name, mi chela helada, or "my cold beer." It’s a fun, flexible drink that starts with authentic Mexican beer mixed with salt, lime, ice, and a mixer of your choice. Heat things up with your favorite spices, add any garnish you can imagine and enjoy

For decades, the Michelada has been rooted in tradition, while still creating a unique experience. People often add different flavors and spices to make their cold beer, their way. Make yours with Modelo, The Official Beer for Micheladas™, and you’ll be making an authentic Michelada.

ModeloMichelada Recipes

An authentic Michelada always begins with The Official Beer for Micheladas™ Modelo. From there, adding ingredients of your choosing is encouraged. Take a tour of authentic Mexico with these four new Michelada recipes.

Salud with Ready to DrinkModelo Micheladas

In honor of the authentic Mexican Michelada, we’ve created our Modelo Cheladas in a ready to drink can. Made with the same fighting spirit as all of our Modelo products, our Cheladas bring the traditional Michelada experience to you, whether it’s for a reward after a hard day’s work or just to kick-off the weekend. Modelo Chelada Especial™ is made with the refreshing flavors of tomato, salt and lime while Modelo Chelada Tamarindo Picante™ has an added twist of spicy and sweet flavors.