The Ugly Truth about Corona

Photo credit: Reinis Traidas

You’ve seen the advertisement – Corona makes any activity in life seem like you are sitting on a beach, basking in the sun with the sand between your toes. What a beautiful way to make you buy! I’ve gotta give their advertising campaign props.


In all honesty, the beer doesn’t taste like much, which is why it is so popular. Most people are just looking for an easy drink to quench their thirst in the hot summer sun. Adding a lime to a Corona helps give it more flavor but should you really need to add extra flavor to a beer? What is the lime juice really trying to cover up?