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Natural Ice - Anheuser-Busch

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BA SCORE
45
awful

1,127 Ratings
THE BROS
64
poor

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Ratings: 1,127
Reviews: 295
rAvg: 1.74
pDev: 43.1%
Wants: 4
Gots: 75 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Anheuser-Busch visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  5.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Natural Ice is brewed with a blend of premium American-grown and imported hops and a combination of malt and corn that lends Natural Ice its delicate sweetness. It then undergoes Anheuser-Busch’s exclusive ice-brewing process, which takes the beer to a temperature below freezing and leads to the formation of ice crystals which create its signature rich and smooth taste.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 10-03-2001)
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Photo of PvtSnowball
2.18/5  rDev +25.3%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.25

Purchased from one of the local quick marts.

A: Pale translucent gold with poor head and retention. It does have some lacing however.

S: Adjuncts ( Corn ) and booze.

T: Same as the smell except the corn has a slightly rotten taste. Not good.

M: Very watery but it is crisp and slightly refreshing.

O: Another poor AAL. I really need to stop reviewing this stuff.

PvtSnowball, Aug 12, 2014
Photo of rockidr4
2.2/5  rDev +26.4%
look: 2 | smell: 3 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

This is a beer game beer. It's really watery, and you can slam it down while you're playing beer pong or flip cup. That's the only time this beer is acceptable. All other times you should drink something else. Anything else. It's just so bland. Water tastes better and doesn't give you a hangover.

Anecdotal note. I have a friend who can never make a decision ever. We were throwing a party, and we needed beer. He hands me a ten dollar bill and tells me to get something. I ask him what he wants. He just says, "whatever." So me and another friend go to the liquor store to buy the beers. We bought mostly relatively acceptable macro brews, I want to say probably miller lite. Him, we bought a case of this saying, "This'll teach him." We get back to the appartment and he says, "NATTY ICE IS MY FAVORITE!!!"

I guess the lesson is is that somewhere out there is a guy that this beer is the perfect match for. Watery, and flavorless. That's how he likes his beers.

rockidr4, Aug 12, 2014
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1/5  rDev -42.5%

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1/5  rDev -42.5%

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1.5/5  rDev -13.8%

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1.5/5  rDev -13.8%

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1.5/5  rDev -13.8%

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Natural Ice from Anheuser-Busch
45 out of 100 based on 1,127 ratings.