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Michelob Ultra - Anheuser-Busch

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Michelob UltraMichelob Ultra

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1,812 Ratings

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Ratings: 1,812
Reviews: 547
rAvg: 1.84
pDev: 38.59%
Wants: 10
Gots: 127 | 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:
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.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 05-19-2002)
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2.75/5  rDev +49.5%

DRose01, Jun 07, 2012
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2/5  rDev +8.7%

robthepenguin, Jun 05, 2012
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2/5  rDev +8.7%

trstar87, Jun 04, 2012
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2/5  rDev +8.7%

ant1, Jun 03, 2012
Photo of crisis44
1.5/5  rDev -18.5%

crisis44, Jun 01, 2012
Photo of Anacross
4/5  rDev +117.4%

Anacross, Jun 01, 2012
Photo of EyePeeAyBryan
2.75/5  rDev +49.5%

EyePeeAyBryan, Jun 01, 2012
Photo of snocntry
3/5  rDev +63%

snocntry, May 30, 2012
Photo of nheinzie57
2.25/5  rDev +22.3%

nheinzie57, May 30, 2012
Photo of Bonedaddy
1.75/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 2 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Superior light beer? In my part of California it sure comes at a premium price. For those looking for low calorie, low carb beer, this works well. It is well made, but just lacks any real character. This really seems like a beer aimed at people who don't like beer. AB's other beers in this category have a lot more going for them, even the "value" brands.

Bonedaddy, May 30, 2012
Photo of WynnO
1/5  rDev -45.7%

WynnO, May 30, 2012
Photo of prometheus
2.38/5  rDev +29.3%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

I usually don't drink light beers. Somehow I was at the gas station walk in fridge and wanted something cheap and different and saw this. I thought wow Ultra that's not a light beer. When I got home a read the label more closely and realized it was a light beer. I needed to mow the lawn today so this was perfect. Cold, refreshing, not offensive. I really like the sexy tall can. Not much of a smell. Feels good in my mouth and is very smooth. Taste is actually ok, doesn't taste like much but nothing bad. Overall I liked it. I may choose this over Coors light and definitely over bud light.

Cheers :)

prometheus, May 29, 2012
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1.75/5  rDev -4.9%

Brian15, May 28, 2012
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1/5  rDev -45.7%

JohneHoodlum, May 27, 2012
Photo of Flatlands
1.93/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 1 | overall: 2

Beer special at the local bar for a pitcher so I figured what the heck, it was cheap. If you have left the mass market beers and dip your toes back in, you'll discover how little flavor and experience is out there. I will say this was better then water and since I had to drive home, it was a good choice. Clean and crisp was the most I got and AB can do that well.
A-Clear, no head, clean... safe
S-Actually, one of the better smelling mass market beers, floral with some pine
T-clean, mild, better then other light beers
M-hello, are you there? Not really
O-Safe, doesn't make me want to down another and get in trouble driving, clean and for it's style, one of the better AB offerings.

Flatlands, May 27, 2012
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3/5  rDev +63%

K1NGP1N, May 26, 2012
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1.25/5  rDev -32.1%

Falcone, May 26, 2012
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2.25/5  rDev +22.3%

Hopmodium, May 25, 2012
Photo of joefinnigan15
2.58/5  rDev +40.2%
look: 2 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Appearance: as I poured it from the bottle into a glass it looked clear white. In the glass it was very pale yellow, not much head at all

Smell: light beer smell, a bit of sweetness aroma

Taste/mouthfeel: watery, bubbly, more sweet than other big name light beers, and less skunky or bitter

Overall, very watery and no flavour, but still better than Coors or Bud light.

joefinnigan15, May 25, 2012
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2/5  rDev +8.7%

BigRob329, May 24, 2012
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1.25/5  rDev -32.1%

Mermaidhunter, May 24, 2012
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2/5  rDev +8.7%

brianplatt, May 24, 2012
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1/5  rDev -45.7%

Shineonsolar, May 24, 2012
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1/5  rDev -45.7%

ccozzi, May 23, 2012
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2/5  rDev +8.7%

pebbs, May 21, 2012
Michelob Ultra from Anheuser-Busch
47 out of 100 based on 1,812 ratings.