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Bud Light & Clamato Chelada - Anheuser-Busch

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Bud Light & Clamato CheladaBud Light & Clamato Chelada

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343 Ratings
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Ratings: 343
Reviews: 136
rAvg: 1.77
pDev: 53.67%
Wants: 15
Gots: 36 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
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Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Zorro on 06-26-2007

Budweiser & Clamato Chelada and Bud Light & Clamato Chelada are a combination of our classic American-style lagers, Budweiser and Bud Light, and the rich, spicy taste of Clamato Tomato Cocktail. We follow the traditional brewing process for Budweiser and Bud Light. Clamato is carefully blended with the beer to create the proper balance of the crisp finish of Budweiser or Bud Light and the signature taste of Clamato.
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Photo of thatoneguymike
2.11/5  rDev +19.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

Photo of Acforster2
2.13/5  rDev +20.3%
look: 1 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.25

I don't think it is as bad as the reviews say. I never had a beer chelada before. Its like a watered down bloody Mary alternative. It doesn't look or taste like beer. But it is highly drinkable.

Photo of Burgz
1.91/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 1.75 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.5

Photo of SirHopsHoppington
1.83/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.75

Photo of DrainBamage
1/5  rDev -43.5%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Pours a cloudy pink color with massive head that fizzles to nothing. Smells like rotten fruit. Tastes putrid and burns going down. This is by far the worst beer I have ever had. I don't like to waste beer and this is the only one I have ever dumped down the drain.

Photo of parris
1/5  rDev -43.5%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

This is the most disgusting thing I have ever tasted. It looks and tastes exactly like you'd expect, tomato soup mixed with seafood mixed with Bud Light. Some people like it, it literally made me feel sick.

Photo of MickeyTheHead
2.48/5  rDev +40.1%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Good for a bloody mary replacement. Looks great, but not a lot of taste but very drinkable and pretty much everyone will drink it.

Photo of Catracho5
1.65/5  rDev -6.8%
look: 2 | smell: 1 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Photo of grahamboudreaux
1/5  rDev -43.5%

Photo of Jonny_nobes
1/5  rDev -43.5%

Photo of MtOrion
1.47/5  rDev -16.9%

Photo of Hopmeplease
1/5  rDev -43.5%

Photo of ThomasT
1.75/5  rDev -1.1%

Just so we're in the clear, I am a mild fan of Clamato-beer cocktails.
Appearance: Light pink. Kind of weird actually, normally the mix is medium red.
Smell: Tomato, malt, astringent corn.
Taste: Surprisingly mild tomato, no clam to speak of, tons of astringent corn. Way worse astringency than normal Bud Light. Salty, but not salty enough to mask anything. No spice to speak of.
Overall: You're much better off just mixing normal Bud Light with Clamato. This tastes very watered down and the malt is way worse than even normal Bud Light.

Photo of misternebbie
1.16/5  rDev -34.5%

Photo of Bigjohn10
1.36/5  rDev -23.2%

Photo of itzamna12
4.8/5  rDev +171.2%

Photo of Ivan52
1/5  rDev -43.5%

Photo of Nick_Bousquet
1/5  rDev -43.5%

Photo of endallchaos
1.5/5  rDev -15.3%

Photo of allenc666
1/5  rDev -43.5%

Photo of Beerasaurus
1/5  rDev -43.5%

Photo of Professor_Yeesh
3/5  rDev +69.5%

Photo of IPAbastard760
1.5/5  rDev -15.3%

Photo of BeerWithMike
3.5/5  rDev +97.7%

Sampling right now on 9/20/14 while watching college football on this 90 degree day. Comes in a 25 ounce can but seen it in a smaller size can also. Haven't had this one but had the similar one made with Bud. Can chilled down to 36 degrees in my beer cooler and poured in to a 1L 'Bud Light" handled glass stein.

Pours a light red in color with a 1+ finger head that settles down to nothing. No lacing was seen either. The aroma is of some tomato juice, salt & lime with a hint of grain. Pretty much the same for the taste with a mild dash of 'pepper hot sauce' in the mix but not much. Wasn't that bad and is OK. Something different on a warmer day. Lighter-bodied with lower carbonation is is not the norm for a Bud product. Goes down easy.

Photo of dagubna
1/5  rDev -43.5%

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Bud Light & Clamato Chelada from Anheuser-Busch
46 out of 100 based on 343 ratings.