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Budweiser - Anheuser-Busch

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BA SCORE
57
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5,332 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 5,332
Reviews: 1,633
rAvg: 2.35
pDev: 33.62%
Wants: 48
Gots: 859 | FT: 0
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Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: kbub6f on 11-21-2000

Brewed using a blend of imported and classic American aroma hops, and a blend of barley malts and rice. Budweiser is brewed with time-honored methods including “kraeusening” for natural carbonation and Beechwood aging, which results in unparalleled balance and character.
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Ratings: 5,332 | Reviews: 1,633
Photo of dabone
3.94/5  rDev +67.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Served from a can. Good carbonation and head. Bright yellow but clear color. Not much aroma. Good flavor for a lager, good mix of cereal grains and hops. Not overpowering on either. Good mouthfeel.

Photo of capilial
2.11/5  rDev -10.2%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2.5

Budweiser is a simple light beer. You can definitely tell it is a cheap beer when you are drinking it. For how inexpensive it is, Budweiser is a tolerable beer.

Photo of ThannyRooCrew
4.57/5  rDev +94.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Budweiser is a very good beer, and it is the Great American Lager. Also the price makes it that much better. It seems to be the norm for people to hate on Budweiser, but it's a very solid beer so don't listen to them. Definitely my go to beer when watching a baseball or hockey game.

Photo of redsoxjim
2.88/5  rDev +22.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

It looks and tastes just all right. Probably the best of the three (Coors, Miller, Bud) main American brews

Photo of GageFreeman
3.07/5  rDev +30.6%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3.75

It's a pretty good cheaper beer

Photo of Beeeeeerman
2/5  rDev -14.9%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Not much here to enjoy.

Photo of dbtossi
1.61/5  rDev -31.5%
look: 2.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.75

Does not give me a lot of flavor

Photo of RyanKM
3.31/5  rDev +40.9%
look: 4 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Good when I'm feeling like white trash

Photo of kbernthal
2.71/5  rDev +15.3%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

light in color, sour smell, very easy to drink

Photo of EnriqueVC
2.6/5  rDev +10.6%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Very very commercial usa beer

Photo of Lukasbane
1.31/5  rDev -44.3%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1 | taste: 1.25 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.5

Oh I didn't water is being rated on beer advocate too. I'll go make a review for dasani and ice mountain, pretty similar to bud

Photo of Urk1127
2.9/5  rDev +23.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3

25oz tall boy. I like the carbonation but taste was ok. a tiny bit sour like it went bad or something but have had before and it was better.

Photo of DevAJ
3.75/5  rDev +59.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

I have to say that to me this is like the American Heineken (which is a good thing). You can taste the rice in it, but this will probably end up being my go to home beer since it's so incredibly cheap and it has a very similar flavor profile to Heineken.

Photo of life_of_agony
3/5  rDev +27.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

It is what it is. If you are after a light drinking, refreshing beer for an afternoon session, this isn't too bad.

Photo of MikeDL
3.45/5  rDev +46.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Good beer, this is my go to brew

Photo of SenorElRaz
3.55/5  rDev +51.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.5

Obviously nothing special, but this is still one of the best brews that the Big Three put out.

Photo of SensorySupernova
2.36/5  rDev +0.4%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2 | feel: 4 | overall: 2.25

Appearance: Pale golden color. White head briefly appears, fading quickly.

Smell: A little yeast and grain.

Taste: Faintly yeasty and wheaty up front, some sweetness towards the end, vaguely corn flavored. Not much bitterness, no alcohol is obvious.

Mouthfeel: Thin and moderately carbonated.

Overall: It doesn’t taste bad, but it is pretty boring.

Photo of bigzack420
3.19/5  rDev +35.7%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 4 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 3.75

Perhaps one of my favorite big company beers almost like any other pale yellow beer except something is different in taste compared to the rest not bad for a day out on the lake not to over priced and is refreshing

Photo of djalexjahn
3.35/5  rDev +42.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Probably one of the better big domestic pilsner beers out there. If you can't get a good Canadian beer...a bud is your next best bet. The more you drink the better they get lol.

Photo of psm90
1/5  rDev -57.4%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

An awful beer, almost tastes 'off'.

Photo of crzyswyze
4.94/5  rDev +110.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

way better than craft beer

Photo of Lettsgo3
1.67/5  rDev -28.9%
look: 2.5 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.25

Good beer if you're low on cash

Photo of KF_MSU
3.9/5  rDev +66%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Crisp and fresh taste. Pineapple/apple aromas. It is a refreshing beer.

Photo of redinge7
2.58/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.25

Pretty awful smell, nothing special in color, easy to drink

Photo of Dominic_Decoco
3.12/5  rDev +32.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3

Not brewed the hard way. Two thumbs down

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Budweiser from Anheuser-Busch
57 out of 100 based on 5,332 ratings.