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Bud Ice - Anheuser-Busch

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BA SCORE
47
awful

853 Ratings
THE BROS
41
awful

(view ratings)
Ratings: 853
Reviews: 247
rAvg: 1.84
pDev: 38.59%
Wants: 3
Gots: 34 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Anheuser-Busch visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Anheuser-Busch’s exclusive ice-brewing process takes the beer to a temperature below freezing, which leads to the formation of ice crystals in the finishing process that gives Bud Ice its rich, smooth taste.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 10-02-2001)
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matjack85

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1.75/5  rDev -4.9%

02-12-2013 01:40:03 | More by matjack85
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2/5  rDev +8.7%

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1/5  rDev -45.7%

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2.75/5  rDev +49.5%

07-29-2014 14:52:08 | More by JustinSparks
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Washington

1.5/5  rDev -18.5%

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Georgia

3/5  rDev +63%

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1.25/5  rDev -32.1%

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hophugger

Virginia

2.25/5  rDev +22.3%

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1/5  rDev -45.7%

07-26-2014 13:47:48 | More by Domvan
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2/5  rDev +8.7%

07-25-2014 03:41:18 | More by gonzo000
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tharper178

Florida

1/5  rDev -45.7%

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Texas

2.5/5  rDev +35.9%

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1/5  rDev -45.7%

07-23-2014 22:41:48 | More by Sellen
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1.25/5  rDev -32.1%

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Yellolab2010

Pennsylvania

1.75/5  rDev -4.9%

07-22-2014 21:31:33 | More by Yellolab2010
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Ropowers3

Massachusetts

2/5  rDev +8.7%

07-21-2014 17:05:29 | More by Ropowers3
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Spikester

Oregon

2.44/5  rDev +32.6%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.5

I have been enjoying a few Ice style beers lately. Most of them seem to be a bolder version of the parent beer which to me is a good thing.
In this case I could see little in Bud Ice that resembled any A-B product. Maybe it could have come from Bud Light but certainly not from regular Bud.
Pours pale gold with a small white head that leaves rather quickly leaving almost no lace.
Smell is a pungent rice like scent.
Taste is modest and little in common with beer.
Mouthfeel is less than average.
Overall a disappointment. I thought it would be a bigger Bud but it was not. Recommended for those who don't enjoy the taste of beer.

Serving type: can

07-21-2014 13:46:17 | More by Spikester
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Louisiana

1.01/5  rDev -45.1%
look: 1.25 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

This is the epitome of cheap/college beers. Horrible taste, but after one 16oz. you stop caring about taste. This is great for wanting to get plastered on a budget. Other than that, do your self a favor and pay a few cents more for a full flavored Budweiser.

Serving type: bottle

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CraigTravor

Tennessee

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Massachusetts

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Louisiana

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Massachusetts

2.25/5  rDev +22.3%

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Bud Ice from Anheuser-Busch
47 out of 100 based on 853 ratings.