Beer Info FAQ

Is Dos Equis a Heineken?

Is Dos Equis a Heineken?

Dos Equis is the number one Mexican franchise draught beer in the on premise. Dos Equis is imported into the US by HEINEKEN USA Inc., the nation's leading high-end beer importer, which is a subsidiary of Heineken International N.V., the world's most international brewer.

What Mexican beers does Heineken own?

It is a subsidiary of Heineken International. The company operates brewing plants in Monterrey, Guadalajara, Toluca, Tecate, Orizaba, Navojoa and, beginning in 2017, Meoqui. The plants produce, among other brands, Dos Equis, Sol, Bohemia, Superior, Carta Blanca, Noche Buena, Indio, Casta and Tecate.

What beers does Heineken make?

It offers its products under the brand names Heineken, Amstel, Anchor, Biere Larue, Bintang, Birra Moretti, Cruzcampo, Desperados, Dos Equis, Foster's, Newcastle Brown Ale, Ochota, Primus, Sagres, Sol, Star, Strongbow, Tecate, Tiger and Zywiec.

Is Dos Equis a German beer?

photograph. Master brewer Wilhelm Haase, who was originally from Germany, dreamed of brewing Mexican beer. Wilhelm created Dos Equis lager in 1897 after he immigrated to Mexico. Dos Equis has now been available in the United states since 1983 when it was first imported from Mexico.