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Budweiser American Ale - Anheuser-Busch

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BA SCORE
73
okay

1,065 Ratings
THE BROS
70
okay

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Ratings: 1,065
Reviews: 764
rAvg: 3.14
pDev: 19.11%
Wants: 17
Gots: 13 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Anheuser-Busch visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: KI9A on 06-08-2008)
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tonytuffnuts

Massachusetts

3.28/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

I chose this over some nice brews at Beehive in Boston's South End. I had to be fair...
Looks legit, some suspended malt in the cloudy amber body. Decent 1/2 finger head that soon fades to a ring, but (get this) leave some islands of lace as a ceiling.
Wait, I smell hops! A bitter, cheap variety, but there's also a zesty lemon spritz, albeit faint. Malt is uninspiring in both scent and taste. In fact, the taste doesn't surpass my expectations by as far as the smell does. Malt is uncomplex; they cut a corner in the selection of barley. But there are bitter hops in the background and a bit of spice.
Very drinkable, a total upgrade from traditional BMCs for a long night at the bar! Begrudgingly, congrats to a former American macro.

Serving type: on-tap

09-14-2008 01:55:55 | More by tonytuffnuts
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Budweiser American Ale from Anheuser-Busch
73 out of 100 based on 1,065 ratings.