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Budweiser Select 55 - Anheuser-Busch

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Budweiser Select 55Budweiser Select 55

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461 Ratings
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Ratings: 461
Reviews: 129
rAvg: 1.6
pDev: 40%
Wants: 5
Gots: 19 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
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Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
Light Lager |  2.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Select 55 is brewed with specialty malts and a blend of imported and domestic hopping. Select 55 has a light golden color and offers aroma notes of toasted malt and subtle hopping.

(Beer added by: jsh420 on 09-09-2009)
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Photo of BierStein711


2.85/5  rDev +78.1%

Bottle was not poured into a glass. There's no sense in that for this type of beer.

Golden yellow color, transparent head, that disappears within a minute, high carbonation

Taste: Rice, and grassy hay

Mouthfeel: Soda

Smells: Rice Soda

Overall, this is a no frills light beer. I'd have it over others of the type.

I doubt it would ever be in my fridge.

01-12-2014 04:04:30 | More by BierStein711
Photo of Belittle

New Jersey

1/5  rDev -37.5%

01-10-2014 18:50:20 | More by Belittle
Photo of Feagins23


1.25/5  rDev -21.9%

01-02-2014 19:52:32 | More by Feagins23
Photo of a0lbudman


3.9/5  rDev +143.8%

A-crystal clear light gold with a snow white head that vanished fast
S-sweet grain, not sure if I smell hops, if I do it is very small
T-sweet grain taste with no hop bitterness, with the sweet grain taste that just stays with you
M-very light and high carbonation
O-What i expected is what I got. This beer is great for many that want to have a beer and be able to drink beer all night. It would be great at a party, and to drink on a summer day while I was grilling.

12-29-2013 02:36:51 | More by a0lbudman
Photo of HRamz3


1/5  rDev -37.5%

12-20-2013 14:13:23 | More by HRamz3
Photo of MWilt


1/5  rDev -37.5%

12-13-2013 15:25:04 | More by MWilt
Photo of rtrasr


1.75/5  rDev +9.4%

12-07-2013 19:54:09 | More by rtrasr
Photo of csmalley


1.5/5  rDev -6.3%

12-07-2013 19:50:24 | More by csmalley
Photo of Kroller86


1.25/5  rDev -21.9%

11-24-2013 22:22:18 | More by Kroller86
Photo of JDizzle


1.25/5  rDev -21.9%

11-23-2013 14:50:59 | More by JDizzle
Photo of SicemWT


1.75/5  rDev +9.4%

11-21-2013 04:09:55 | More by SicemWT
Photo of Jho3325


1.75/5  rDev +9.4%

11-20-2013 04:57:07 | More by Jho3325
Photo of Hypersomnia

New Jersey

1.75/5  rDev +9.4%

11-15-2013 02:44:34 | More by Hypersomnia
Photo of egrace84


2.75/5  rDev +71.9%

11-09-2013 03:46:07 | More by egrace84
Photo of TheChrisK


1.63/5  rDev +1.9%

A: Poured into a pint glass from a bottle. This beer is a pale golden yellow. Not much of a head to brag about here but it does leave a slight lacing on the glass

S: Notes of malt and rice. It took a few times to really get the scent it as there isn't much to it.

T: Very little flavor if any at all. There is virtually no taste of hops and almost no bitterness to this beer.

M: It is a very light bodied lager with high carbonation that almost stings. Consistency is like water.

O: This is a perfectly marketed beer. It is low in calories and alcohol content. It won't offend anyone's taste buds because there isn't any taste to be offended by. It is a beer to enjoy on a hot summer day by those who are watching calories. My suggestion... drink water instead.

11-08-2013 02:51:03 | More by TheChrisK
Photo of dcall384


1/5  rDev -37.5%

10-31-2013 17:58:18 | More by dcall384
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1.75/5  rDev +9.4%

10-28-2013 20:31:26 | More by rhinonau
Photo of dbrauneis

North Carolina

1.61/5  rDev +0.6%

A: Pours a crystal clear pale golden yellow in color with significant amounts of active carbonation streaming quickly from the bottom of the glass and some hints of straw yellow highlights. The beer has a half finger tall fizzy white head that quickly reduces to a medium to large patch of very thin film and a thin ring at the edges of the glass. Minimal amounts of lacing are observed.

S: Very light aromas of grainy malts with a touch of rice adjuncts.

T: Not much flavor to this beer - light flavors of grainy malts with a hint of rice adjuncts. No perceptible hops and minimal amounts of bitterness.

M: Light bodied with significant amounts of carbonation. Almost prickly carbonation but still very thin/watery.

O: Slightly skunky but not that shocking since it is packaged in a clear glass bottle. The beer was not offensive but that is because there was not much too it to offend - very little flavor or smell to this beer. I probably would not grab another of these but I can see why some people could go for this when they are looking for low alcohol and low calorie options.

10-27-2013 01:38:48 | More by dbrauneis
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1/5  rDev -37.5%

10-25-2013 15:12:52 | More by beermeister9
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New York

1/5  rDev -37.5%

10-25-2013 02:16:10 | More by sirsteve42
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1.25/5  rDev -21.9%

10-17-2013 02:13:52 | More by notchucknorris
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1.25/5  rDev -21.9%

This beer is for those who want to watch their calorie intake. While it is watered down, it is refreshing in the summer heat or after a work out. Beer-wise though there is not much I can praise it for. This beer is easy to drink (like water). Definitely not worth the money purchasing this.

10-07-2013 03:21:51 | More by Captain_Komamura
Photo of seymourcox

North Carolina

3/5  rDev +87.5%

Ok, so most beer enthusiasts are going to write this one off as a beer not even worth drinking. And yeah, it's not a great beer. But, as bottled water, it's terrific. If you're trying to lose weight, drinking a great tasting beer that has 200+ calories isn't going to get it done. So, unless you're going to give up drinking entirely, something like this beer can help. I think it has a better flavor than Miller 64 and whatever that 64 cal. beer Beck's put out.

Pairs nicely with veggie dogs.

09-26-2013 20:23:05 | More by seymourcox
Photo of Rddymk


1/5  rDev -37.5%

This beer is one of the worst beers on planet earth and I am embarrassed for the makers. It is like drinking heartburn and having no ware to go to throw up. An abundant disaster by the makers of Budweiser. Would rather drink Wisconsin Club than this tragedy on a bad day.

09-23-2013 21:57:06 | More by Rddymk
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1/5  rDev -37.5%

09-08-2013 13:30:12 | More by VinsanityDiesel
Budweiser Select 55 from Anheuser-Busch
42 out of 100 based on 461 ratings.