Michelob Ultra - Anheuser-Busch
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Reviews by the Alström Bros:
1.33/5 rDev -27.3%
look: 2.5 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 1.5
Presentation: 12 oz brown twist off bottle with a “Born On Date” on the neck. States “Calories – 95, Carbohydrates- 2.6” and “Low Carbohydrate Light Beer” on the label.
Appearance: Very pale yellow, perhaps the lightest colour brew I have ever seen. Skimpy white lace does not amount to much, pours out spritzy and almost soda like.
Smell: Odd adjunct aroma, smells of faint cooked corn and mild husk. Other than that it is very clean.
Taste: Watery and thin, very little flavour at all. The crispness is on the right track though with the beer being so light is gives a seltzer like quality. Trace malt is hard to find but it is there, clean husk and cooked adjunct are extremely light also. Vague hop twang with a laughable bitterness, so minute that it brings nothing to the palate. Finishes clean and bone dry without a trace.
Notes: Can beer get any lighter than this? Is this the base product for the production of malternative. This is light beer, so light there is nothing there. People who seek this beer out are people with boring beer palates. There are better light beers out there, even then what is the point? I compare this beer with baked fat free light nacho chips … its like eating air, what’s the point? Don’t even bother with this one as it is the most lackluster, boring, gimmicky brew of its time.
Serving type: bottle
10-03-2002 18:19:24 | More by Jason
More User Reviews:
1.2/5 rDev -34.4%
look: 2 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1.25
Poured into a shaker pint glass.
Look: Crystal clear champagne colored body. White soda pop fizzy head that disappears to nothing fast, no lacing.
Aroma: Very sweet champagne like aroma, very light malts, faint metallic notes.
Taste: A very processed, mechanical, metallic beginning with hardly any natural grain or malt body. There's an almost sharp grape note before the carbonated finish.
Mouthfeel: Between water and soda.
Overall: This beer tries so hard to be so light that it loses the plot.
Serving type: bottle
07-04-2014 23:58:47 | More by JuicesFlowing
Michelob Ultra from Anheuser-Busch
46 out of 100 based on 1,614 ratings.