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Batch No. 23185 (Williamsburg, VA) - Anheuser-Busch

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Batch No. 23185 (Williamsburg, VA)Batch No. 23185 (Williamsburg, VA)

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BA SCORE
70
okay

153 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 153
Reviews: 58
rAvg: 2.97
pDev: 19.53%
Wants: 1
Gots: 3 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
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Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Lager |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: justintcoons on 10-26-2012)
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Reviews by DM1293:
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DM1293

California

3.69/5  rDev +24.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Pretty good. A solid body, with hints of bourbon and vanilla (mostly vanilla) on the finish. Not as balanced, but it works well enough to not be cloying to my tastes. The smell does little to introduce it though...

My second favorite of the three finalists.

Serving type: bottle

02-04-2013 00:57:03 | More by DM1293
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California

2.25/5  rDev -24.2%

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New York

3/5  rDev +1%

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New Jersey

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Virginia

2.5/5  rDev -15.8%

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Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev +1%

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North Carolina

3/5  rDev +1%

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Virginia

3.5/5  rDev +17.8%

03-09-2014 18:36:31 | More by RBorsato
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1.75/5  rDev -41.1%

03-04-2014 03:11:24 | More by EF4
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Illinois

2.25/5  rDev -24.2%

02-28-2014 16:30:24 | More by ToddHolder
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KJ2013

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev +1%

02-16-2014 20:28:39 | More by KJ2013
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ejimhof

Pennsylvania

2.75/5  rDev -7.4%

02-08-2014 01:09:51 | More by ejimhof
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Michigan

4/5  rDev +34.7%

02-03-2014 01:00:17 | More by tommy5
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Missouri

2.5/5  rDev -15.8%

01-28-2014 05:08:43 | More by SpencerS91
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Virginia

3.75/5  rDev +26.3%

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OtisCampbell007

Tennessee

3/5  rDev +1%

01-01-2014 17:31:42 | More by OtisCampbell007
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Ontario (Canada)

1.25/5  rDev -57.9%

12-30-2013 01:35:16 | More by boszormeny
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22Blue

Kansas

2.75/5  rDev -7.4%

12-22-2013 02:23:07 | More by 22Blue
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Kroller86

Illinois

2.75/5  rDev -7.4%

11-24-2013 22:19:31 | More by Kroller86
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XmnwildX12

Minnesota

2.5/5  rDev -15.8%

11-22-2013 01:47:43 | More by XmnwildX12
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BeerFMAndy

Wisconsin

2.98/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

12 oz twist-off bottle poured into a pilsner glass.
5.5% ABV, 13229 on side of label.

A - Crystal clear, this deep golden beer has very little carbonation feeding the poorly retained off-white head. Wispy fingers of lace creep up the glass but the still brew doesn't extend the best invitation.

S - Vanilla extract notes waft from the pale lager as this simple pale-malt-based beer suggests hints of wood but no alcohol.

T - Wood stave-centered, this earthy beer has an unusual, almost plastic-y flavor leading into vanilla and faint alcohol which overtake the simple lager quickly.

M - Looks can be deceiving because this beer has high carbonation and a smooth body that finishes dry and rather clean but lacks any hook.

O - A training wheel "barrel-aged" beer for Budweiser drinkers, perhaps? This beer doesn't quite come together anywhere along the line but save for the weird flavor, it's not terrible. Lacking any sort of hook, the vanilla and wood doesn't quite meld well with the base beer and Bourbon is nowhere in sight.

Serving type: bottle

11-11-2013 00:24:55 | More by BeerFMAndy
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Illinois

2.75/5  rDev -7.4%

11-09-2013 03:50:39 | More by egrace84
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Illinois

2.5/5  rDev -15.8%

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Massachusetts

3/5  rDev +1%

11-01-2013 00:34:16 | More by brandonld23
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Mel2058

Ohio

4.85/5  rDev +63.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

I tried this beer the day it came out. I would compare it to the Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale, but has left bourbon flavor. That's a good thing to me since it has a more smooth taste to it. The only bad thing with the package is that you only get three bottles in the twelve pack sampler. I hope that this beer become's it's own beer like the Black Crown did from the first Project 12 edition.

Serving type: bottle

10-30-2013 21:12:06 | More by Mel2058
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Batch No. 23185 (Williamsburg, VA) from Anheuser-Busch
70 out of 100 based on 153 ratings.