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Michelob Ultra - Anheuser-Busch

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BA SCORE
47
awful

1,915 Ratings
THE BROS
36
awful

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Ratings: 1,915
Reviews: 567
rAvg: 1.85
pDev: 39.46%
Wants: 13
Gots: 195 | 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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1.75/5  rDev -5.4%

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1.25/5  rDev -32.4%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1 | feel: 2 | overall: 1

Appearance: pours an extremely pale yellow color, virtually almost devoid of color. There was a 2" head that quickly evaporated.

Smell: vegetable and corn mostly with a hint of grass.

Taste: little to no malt profile. Corn, dried grass, and no bitterness rounds it out.

Mouthfeel: light in body. Crisp throughout with a dry finish that is actually unpleasant. Clean aftertaste.

Overall: I don't understand why light beers need to be so tasteless. This is one of the worst ones I have had to sample. If you want some flavor in a light beer, have a Sam Adama Light. Avoid this.

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1.75/5  rDev -5.4%

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1.5/5  rDev -18.9%

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2.25/5  rDev +21.6%

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1/5  rDev -45.9%

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1.5/5  rDev -18.9%

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1.75/5  rDev -5.4%

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1.5/5  rDev -18.9%

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2/5  rDev +8.1%

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2.25/5  rDev +21.6%

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1.75/5  rDev -5.4%

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1/5  rDev -45.9%

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1.41/5  rDev -23.8%
look: 2 | smell: 1 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

I had this beer over the weekend at a parry. Poured a pale straw yellow with a fizzy head that died almost immediately. Aroma was non-existant. Taste was minimal corn and adjunct with a slight bitter finish. This was my first and last time to drink this beer.

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1/5  rDev -45.9%

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1.5/5  rDev -18.9%

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2/5  rDev +8.1%

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4/5  rDev +116.2%

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4.75/5  rDev +156.8%

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2.75/5  rDev +48.6%

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1/5  rDev -45.9%

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2/5  rDev +8.1%

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1.75/5  rDev -5.4%

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1.25/5  rDev -32.4%

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1.63/5  rDev -11.9%
look: 2 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 1.5

Can

A very light colored straw yellow with a very small, rapidly disappearing head that doesn't leave the glass with any stick.

There is almost no aroma to this whatsoever. What's here is very faint: faint grain and a bit of corn.

Following the aroma, the flavor is almost non-existent. There's a very low level of bitterness, some grain, corn, and a touch of sweetness.

Light bodied with moderate to high carbonation.

This may be the lightest, least flavorful beer I've ever had. There is almost nothing here.

Michelob Ultra from Anheuser-Busch
47 out of 100 based on 1,915 ratings.