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Natty Daddy - Anheuser-Busch

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177 Ratings

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Ratings: 177
Reviews: 71
rAvg: 2.39
pDev: 38.08%
Wants: 7
Gots: 11 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Anheuser-Busch visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
American Malt Liquor |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Luigi on 09-18-2011)
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Photo of TonyPerdomo
3.83/5  rDev +60.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Natty Daddy

25 Oz can poured into a frosty, glass mug

A: Golden yellow, Not too pale, Clear.
Fast growing head, About 3 fingers.
Not much retention, Less than 1 finger.
Moderate lacing.

S: Sweet Corn, Yeast, Malt, Bread
Cannot detect any hops, Though I imagine they are used at some point.

T: Apple-like sweetness, Corn, Slightly sour, or tart.
Definitely not your average tasting beer, or malt liquor,
Does not linger, No strong or offensive aftertaste.
Still not finding any strong hop flavor, But they could just be used to balance.

M: Light, Like water mixed with a little sugar to give it slight viscosity.
Stronger, more active carbonation when consumed just after opening,
As it sits, Most of the carbonation just evaporates away.

This beer surprised me, or rather, caught me off guard being much more bearable than I had expected. I used to buy only Best Ice until I think I was given on by accident, Now I'm hooked. Now I am not saying that it is this is one of the best beers ever, But I do not think it should be on the worst list either. When you read that it has 8% abv, You automatically think of a nasty malt liquor, Since not many 8% beers taste well. That being said, I find this beer has a good taste, Not offensive, And great price, At $1.35-$1.55, Although I've heard that it can go over $2 in certain areas. It used to be $1.09, But I guess they realized how many people preferred Natty Daddy over King Kobra, Steel Reserve or whichever High Gravity Malt Liquor.
Overall, This beer will remain with me throughout my life.

TonyPerdomo, Jun 08, 2014
Photo of Bstrickler
2.5/5  rDev +4.6%

Bstrickler, May 29, 2014
Photo of sebaastionb
2.25/5  rDev -5.9%

sebaastionb, May 21, 2014
Photo of sportzfreak1393
5/5  rDev +109.2%

sportzfreak1393, May 20, 2014
Photo of thatoneguymike
3/5  rDev +25.5%

thatoneguymike, May 11, 2014
Photo of BigTrubble
3.5/5  rDev +46.4%

BigTrubble, May 10, 2014
Photo of Dustin_A_Stoutdrinker
1.5/5  rDev -37.2%

Dustin_A_Stoutdrinker, May 07, 2014
Photo of ramrod666
1.5/5  rDev -37.2%

ramrod666, Apr 29, 2014
Photo of Beerwolf666
3.13/5  rDev +31%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.75

OK...Lets face it man,this is not a Beer you drink and savor the flavor,this is a "Malt Liquor" you chill ICE F87king Cold and slam! it will get you where you want to be VERY Fast,and for about a buck 25 a 25oz can what can you bitch about? you must drink this stuff ICE COLD,Because as it warms it gets that "Malt Liquor" sweet,sick,nasty tatse to it..yuck! but ICE COLD? not half bad @ all~and it will "Kick your ass" so know this..lmao~beerwolf666*[jammimg some "the morningside~ 14}

Beerwolf666, Apr 22, 2014
Photo of FullTiltTom
3.03/5  rDev +26.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Iknow alot of folks look down on this one but for what it is,it is out standing.Here I can get my local grocery store sells it at $1.09 a 25oz can and with there store deal card they take .10c off that!So $10.00 about takes care of your weekend beer buzz because you only need 3-4 of these to get where you want to be if a cheap high is what you are seeking.This is not a beer for someone looking to savor but with a pizza and movie if your looking to sleep good it works.

FullTiltTom, Apr 20, 2014
Photo of brandoncun
2.25/5  rDev -5.9%

brandoncun, Apr 11, 2014
Photo of Hoagie1973
1.75/5  rDev -26.8%

Hoagie1973, Apr 10, 2014
Photo of benalbert
1.5/5  rDev -37.2%

benalbert, Apr 09, 2014
Photo of Slay40
1.5/5  rDev -37.2%

Slay40, Apr 01, 2014
Photo of Pbody
1.95/5  rDev -18.4%
look: 1.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 2

Its cheap, it does the job there is nothing to hate about it. It is what is is a inexpensive high alcohol beer that will get you drunk. If you are strictly a craft beer drinker yeah you wont like it cause it has nothing to do with craft but overall for the price and the alcohol percent you will have a hard to time beat it.

Pbody, Mar 30, 2014
Photo of Retroman40
2.5/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

A - Pours out a pale yellow with a fleeting head and some lacing.

S - Very neutral. I suspect that rice is the major adjunct in this beer.

T - Again, quite neutral and certainly not offensive.

M - Low carbonation with a "wet" mouth feel.

O - For what this is it isn't exactly "bad". When I hear people say this is "the worst beer" ever I have to wonder if they've live sheltered beer lives as there is plenty that make this stuff look like a world class brew. Bottom line is that for what it is it is pretty good.

Retroman40, Mar 04, 2014
Photo of sgttibbs
1.25/5  rDev -47.7%

sgttibbs, Mar 02, 2014
Photo of mkf629
1.5/5  rDev -37.2%

mkf629, Mar 02, 2014
Photo of tmcarter23
2/5  rDev -16.3%

tmcarter23, Feb 19, 2014
Photo of nicholas2121
2.6/5  rDev +8.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Natty Daddy Is Death In a Can made by Anheuser Busch. 8.1 abv. For the money you will get messed up....Fucked up. Over all this a beer you buy when you want one beer. Not the greatest but not the worst out there. Taste is heavy and bitter. The color is darker than Natural ICE and Bud ICE. Mouth feel was ok.

nicholas2121, Feb 09, 2014
Photo of Lovely85
1.5/5  rDev -37.2%

Lovely85, Feb 04, 2014
Photo of nickfl
1.64/5  rDev -31.4%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 1 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.75

Natty daddy from the ultra rare 8oz mini can:

Pours with a scanty head of white on a clear, straw colored body. No retention no lace. An aroma of weak apple juice/cheap champagne. The flavor is more watered down apple juice with notes of nail polish remover and sadness. Medium body, fairly high carbonation and a slightly sweet finish. This is unusually bad, to the point that I actually laughed out loud when I first tasted it. Not sure what the point of this product is, since they already make other high gravity malt liquors that don't suck quite as much as this one.

nickfl, Feb 04, 2014
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1/5  rDev -58.2%

ShepardCommander, Jan 31, 2014
Photo of brutesdad
4.25/5  rDev +77.8%

brutesdad, Jan 29, 2014
Photo of SpencerS91
1.25/5  rDev -47.7%

SpencerS91, Jan 28, 2014
Natty Daddy from Anheuser-Busch
59 out of 100 based on 177 ratings.