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Budweiser - Anheuser-Busch

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BA SCORE
56
awful

3,932 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 3932
Reviews: 1413
rAvg: 2.33
pDev: 33.05%


Brewed by:
Anheuser-Busch visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
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.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 11-21-2000)
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Reviews by Rhynes2:
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Rhynes2

Ohio

2.55/5  rDev +9.4%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2

A completely average beer by all means. This in Budweiser so they are going for the average beer that everyone likes. Not for the beer enthusiast but perfect for the average drinker. Little no no head retention and I must admit that I like the smell of this beer even though I have to get about an inch away from the beer to smell it. Taste is pretty hoppy for a beer in this category. A safe bet for someone who doesn't want and interesting beer.

Serving type: bottle

10-07-2008 16:05:41 | More by Rhynes2
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markgugs

New Jersey

2/5  rDev -14.2%

04-20-2014 13:05:34 | More by markgugs
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Premo88

Texas

3.59/5  rDev +54.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

12 oz. bottle poured into pilsner

L: straw, very pale yellow, crystal clear; about 2/3-inch white foam head, a little sticking and lacing

S: grain ... a hint of barley sweetness; watered-down lemon; hint of bread malt sweetness

T: very kolsch-like ... some barley malt sweetness, not bready or like biscuits but still sweet, with the slightest taste of earthy/pepper hops. not bitter. loads and loads of grain taste, no corn (obviously) but lots of cereal grain

F: surprisingly full and not just from over-carbonation -- it's not overly watery

O: i'm shocked, but this isn't half bad, and it's better than a handful of craft beers I've had in the kolsch/blonde ale category. there's next to no hop presence, so it doesn't compare well to pilseners, but octoberfests and dortmunder lagers, yeah ... it's similar to those. everything tastewise is pretty muted, but it has just enough sweetness to it to offer some character.

when in doubt and stuck with the typical BMC offerings, this is a no-brainer. adjunct lagers are thought of as swill, but this is MUCH MUCH better than the BMC "light beer".

Serving type: bottle

04-20-2014 06:01:47 | More by Premo88
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andrewhoile1

Nebraska

2.9/5  rDev +24.5%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Not outstanding but not terrible. Definitely not the King of Beers as the slogan says. It's pretty average. Light in coloring, easy to drink, maybe a bit on the watery side. Definitely not the best I've ever tasted but not the worst either. I would drink it at say, a football game.

Serving type: can

04-20-2014 04:30:00 | More by andrewhoile1
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04-18-2014 04:41:31 | More by akang
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1/5  rDev -57.1%

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Ohio

1/5  rDev -57.1%

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1/5  rDev -57.1%

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1/5  rDev -57.1%

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3/5  rDev +28.8%

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Budweiser from Anheuser-Busch
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