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Busch Beer - Anheuser-Busch

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BA SCORE
49
awful

1,390 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 1,390
Reviews: 403
rAvg: 1.97
pDev: 36.04%
Wants: 5
Gots: 81 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Anheuser-Busch visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  4.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Busch and Busch Light are both brewed with a blend of premium American-grown and imported hops and a combination of malt and corn to provide a pleasant balanced flavor. Additionally, Busch Light undergoes a longer brewing process that produces a lighter body and fewer calories.

(Beer added by: Todd on 11-20-2000)
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Photo of Pmicdee
3/5  rDev +52.3%

Pmicdee, Sep 01, 2014
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1/5  rDev -49.2%

craft_shannie, Sep 01, 2014
Photo of The-Adjunct-Hippie
3.13/5  rDev +58.9%

Serving Style : 16 oz tall boy can.

Appearance (3) : In the can, but appearance tends to be a pale straw yellow with a large and quickly receding head when poured. Trust me, I know these things.

Smell (2.5): Crisp, clean water. Faint corn, yeast, barley, rice.

Taste (3.25) : Out of the can, it's much better. If you're pouring this one into a glass, you've got the wrong idea. Sharp carbonated water hits first with a rush of faint corn and rice malts, leaving with a faint yeast and dry finish. Real easy to drink.

Mouthfeel (3.25) : Sharp carbonation, painful almost...but then it turns to a smooth, creamy, yet watery brew. It goes down so easy you'd barely think you were having a beer. In fact, it's pretty much like comparing skim milk to whole milk.

Overall (3.13) : It is, for sure, a crappy trailer beer. It's got that cheap, bottom of the vat character and skunk flavor. With all that being said, it's extremely easy to drink and I can pound a 16 oz can easy. No sweat. For those evenings (or days, or nights) I feel like a beer that goes down easy and still provides some marginal flavor, Busch is a sure ticket. Good for absolutely nothing else, but what it does, it does with honor.

The-Adjunct-Hippie, Sep 01, 2014
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1.96/5  rDev -0.5%

civicm87, Sep 01, 2014
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1/5  rDev -49.2%

IPAbastard760, Aug 31, 2014
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3/5  rDev +52.3%

kevman1025, Aug 31, 2014
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2.08/5  rDev +5.6%

dmadsen, Aug 30, 2014
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1.75/5  rDev -11.2%

muskiesman, Aug 29, 2014
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1.5/5  rDev -23.9%

petewheeler, Aug 29, 2014
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3/5  rDev +52.3%

Derrill, Aug 28, 2014
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2.25/5  rDev +14.2%

Boone757, Aug 24, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev +39.6%

Packard, Aug 23, 2014
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1.25/5  rDev -36.5%

browniewithnuts, Aug 23, 2014
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1.75/5  rDev -11.2%

RKing44, Aug 22, 2014
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3.08/5  rDev +56.3%

wheezlelump, Aug 22, 2014
Photo of SonicAddict
3/5  rDev +52.3%

Had this today, and I enjoyed it. To start off, it's domestic lager from U.S.A, so it gets some bias in my book. It's mostly clear, bright yellow, with a clean aroma. After taste is clean and short as well.

Tastes and feels good. I mean, I drank a whole quart quicker than I expected.

I bought a quart for $1.73 before tax, local; but I would pay $3.25-75.

Don't have much to say about this beer, except that I would recommend it for a party situation, when you want a lot of beer, or something to start off the night.

SonicAddict, Aug 21, 2014
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2/5  rDev +1.5%

Faroveryonder, Aug 21, 2014
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1.25/5  rDev -36.5%

cfrobrew, Aug 20, 2014
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2/5  rDev +1.5%

Abbbp, Aug 20, 2014
Photo of mawkus76
4/5  rDev +103%

This is what I refer to as "lake beer" or as my father says "lawnmower beer". Basically a great beer for a hot day spent outdoors. If you worked all day in the 103° heat sweating, tired and soar, and say someone gave you and ice cold can of Busch. You would think the sweet nectar of the gods was being poured down your gullet by the almighty hand of Zeus himself. Okay, maybe I'm embellishing a bit. The taste is average but it's very drinkable and enjoyable. I love all types of beers, even a $2 can of Busch. Next time you find yourself on a hot day get a cooler full of these and you might hear yourself say "you know, this is not bad at all "

mawkus76, Aug 20, 2014
Photo of BeerWithMike
2.5/5  rDev +26.9%

Well, believe it or not I never had a regular ol' Busch! Bought a single can in the discount bin for 50 cents a few weeks back. Anyway, sampling right now on 8/18/14. Can chilled down to 36 degrees F in my beer cooler and poured into a vintage 'Busch" thumb-print goblet that I bought for 59c in 'like-new' condition at the local Salvation Army Store about a month ago.

Pours a pale straw-yellow in color with a very thin white head. Some very minor spotty lacing is seen as is the norm for this kind of beer. The aroma is of some light grains for the most part. The taste is pretty much the same and is watery. Light bodied and nothing special.

BeerWithMike, Aug 18, 2014
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4.28/5  rDev +117.3%

Nevadap1917, Aug 18, 2014
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1.22/5  rDev -38.1%

getkrunkhoe, Aug 18, 2014
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2.08/5  rDev +5.6%

Deeezel, Aug 17, 2014
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1.5/5  rDev -23.9%

Beardo, Aug 16, 2014
Busch Beer from Anheuser-Busch
49 out of 100 based on 1,390 ratings.