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Michelob Ultra - Anheuser-Busch

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BA SCORE
47
awful

1,949 Ratings
THE BROS
36
awful

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Ratings: 1,949
Reviews: 582
rAvg: 1.85
pDev: 39.46%
Wants: 13
Gots: 224 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Anheuser-Busch visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
Light Lager |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 05-19-2002

Brewed using the finest barley malt, select grains, all-imported hops and a pure-cultured yeast strain. The special choice of grains combined with the extended mashing process produces a smooth, refreshing beer with fewer carbohydrates.
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Ratings: 1,949 | Reviews: 582
Photo of Mosey
1.21/5  rDev -34.6%
look: 2 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1 | feel: 1.25 | overall: 1

Awfullly bland. No taste at all. Might as well drink carbonated water.

Photo of Darwin232
2.18/5  rDev +17.8%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.75

Photo of SenorElRaz
2.61/5  rDev +41.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

This is really not that bad. It tastes like water but I don't mind that, sometimes I just need a beer that doesn't have a strong flavor. I like the bottle design too. This is overall not a bad choice, definitely better than Bud Light.

Photo of 5EKF
1.49/5  rDev -19.5%
look: 1.75 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.25 | overall: 1.5

Photo of Zomdust
2.88/5  rDev +55.7%
look: 5 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

My go to beer when looking for low carbs

Photo of Nickawala
3.93/5  rDev +112.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I don't know why this beer gets knocked all the time, if you want a low carb/light beer with a decent taste and a higher than 3% volume this is it.

Photo of brother_rebus
1.93/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2

Photo of justincourts
1.7/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.25

Photo of IPA1978
1.69/5  rDev -8.6%
look: 1.75 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.75

Photo of Captain_Komamura
1.5/5  rDev -18.9%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 1 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.5

Photo of Nat1975
1.52/5  rDev -17.8%
look: 1 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.5

Photo of TheSamKuehn
3/5  rDev +62.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Not as bad as some of these reviews would indicate. I'm not a ABI or MillerCoors fan at all but when I'm at someone's house for a barbecue and its hot and humid as hell this isn't a bad choice. Time and place I suppose.

Photo of Berryz
3.53/5  rDev +90.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

This is the beer I go to when I just want to get a cold, refreshing buzz without the bitterness of full flavor beer or the alcohol kick of liquor. Not much going for it in terms of character. I drink carbonated water daily and this simply feels like a hoppy, alcoholic version of that. I would say that it's deceptively strong for its watered down taste.

Photo of Matty123
1.5/5  rDev -18.9%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Photo of Curtw
4.68/5  rDev +153%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

I am a fan of domestic light beer, and this is my goto. The bros insist waitresses card me when I order, claiming you can't order Ultra unless you are under 21. But I can't help myself, this is what I like. I can drink these all night with no damage. If you like flavor or a buzz, stay away - this aint THAT brew. This is for guys like me who harvest flavor from the enchiladas, and seek refreshment from my brew.

Photo of Chris_Gannon
1.5/5  rDev -18.9%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Photo of JoelClark
2/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of Winston3737
1.75/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 1.75 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.75

Photo of chuckgietzen
1.92/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 2 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 2

Photo of demon
1/5  rDev -45.9%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Unbiased, this was honestly the worst experience I have ever had drinking beer in my life. I'd rather pour this down the drain than finish one. Probably the worst beer I have ever had.

Photo of sachie23
2/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of BB1980
2/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of Riik3
1.5/5  rDev -18.9%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Photo of superhero_sam
2/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of WhiteHillsStore
1.51/5  rDev -18.4%
look: 1 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.25 | overall: 1.5

Pours a near translucent yellow with little to no head. The scent had a bit of rice on it but nothing much. The taste was terribly mild with only some rice in the beginning. Not a fan.

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Michelob Ultra from Anheuser-Busch
47 out of 100 based on 1,949 ratings.