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Michelob Ultra Fruit Lime Cactus - Anheuser-Busch

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Michelob Ultra Fruit Lime CactusMichelob Ultra Fruit Lime Cactus

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233 Ratings
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Ratings: 233
Reviews: 113
rAvg: 2.39
pDev: 35.15%
Wants: 6
Gots: 14 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
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Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
Light Lager |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Michelob ULTRA Fruit Lime Cactus has an exotic fruity aroma with a clean citrus finish.

(Beer added by: BEERchitect on 05-13-2007)
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2.75/5  rDev +15.1%

TClonKC, Apr 19, 2014
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1.5/5  rDev -37.2%

Falcone, Apr 06, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +46.4%

kmm1793, Mar 22, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev +4.6%

LXIXME, Mar 11, 2014
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3/5  rDev +25.5%

cmwilliq, Mar 08, 2014
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1.25/5  rDev -47.7%

EF4, Mar 04, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev +15.1%

dpgoblejr, Feb 23, 2014
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1/5  rDev -58.2%

squezey, Feb 14, 2014
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1/5  rDev -58.2%

DWolf, Feb 08, 2014
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3.45/5  rDev +44.4%

Sampling right now on 2/7/14. Bottle chilled down to 36 degrees F in my beer cooler and poured into a pilsner glass.

Pours clear golden-yellow with no head to speak of at all as well as no lacing. LOTS of bubbles due to high carbonation. The aroma is of grains and lime. The taste is the same but on the 'watered-down' side as would be excepted. Actually goes down easy with no bitter aftertaste. I liked this one BETTER than the regular Mick Ultra I had several months ago. Probably good for a hot summer's day.

BeerWithMike, Feb 08, 2014
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3/5  rDev +25.5%

ShepardCommander, Feb 01, 2014
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2.25/5  rDev -5.9%

Petey_the_Quiet, Jan 25, 2014
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1.43/5  rDev -40.2%

Roommate picked this up on sale for $0.50 a bottle.

A - Golden color and rather effervescent.

S - Smells like imitation lime

T - Imagine combining michelob ultra or any other light lager with a lime snow cone. I wouldn't be surprised if there isn't lime. I'm not really sure why cactus is in the name because I certainly don't taste any.

M - Like any other light lager, it is light and bubbly.

O - If you are going to consume a product that is this fake and synthesized I feel like you should just go with a malt beverage.

anvilx, Jan 20, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev +4.6%

YoudownwithABV, Jan 05, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +36%

boszormeny, Dec 30, 2013
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3/5  rDev +25.5%

A-very clear pale with a white head that fades quickly
S-sweet grain with a citrus lime aroma coming in strong
T-lime was that taste with the sweet grain, and a crisp taste
M-light body with high carbonation
O-Bud light lime was better, but it might have something to do with me knowing this beer did not use real limes to flavor it.

a0lbudman, Dec 29, 2013
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1.75/5  rDev -26.8%

aqualung23, Dec 24, 2013
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2.25/5  rDev -5.9%

jdavidk93, Dec 05, 2013
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1.39/5  rDev -41.8%

My brother grabbed this as part of a mix-six.

Poured from a 12 oz twist-cap bottle into my tulip (lolz)

A = pissy yellowish green color, fizzy like soda.

S = fake lemon-lime scent, almost like Gatorade; can't detect malts or hops

T = tastes like somebody steeped a bunch of gummy worms in club soda, no hop bitterness

M = fizzy and thin, typical AAL mouthfeel

O = a horrible beer, do not recommend at all

Das_Reh, Dec 01, 2013
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2/5  rDev -16.3%

brandonld23, Nov 16, 2013
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2.75/5  rDev +15.1%

ZachRusk, Nov 09, 2013
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1.75/5  rDev -26.8%

jaydoc, Oct 20, 2013
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2.25/5  rDev -5.9%

Hoganlaw, Sep 28, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev +36%

PatGreer, Sep 14, 2013
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1.53/5  rDev -36%

to me this is the worst beverage I ever drank.
to me this is the worst beverage I ever drank.
to me this is the worst beverage I ever drank.
to me this is the worst beverage I ever drank.
to me this is the worst beverage I ever drank.
to me this is the worst beverage I ever drank.

jcgomezjc, Sep 13, 2013
Michelob Ultra Fruit Lime Cactus from Anheuser-Busch
58 out of 100 based on 233 ratings.