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Budweiser Black Crown - Anheuser-Busch

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BA SCORE
65
poor

952 Ratings
THE BROS
72
okay

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Ratings: 952
Reviews: 184
rAvg: 2.74
pDev: 24.82%
Wants: 7
Gots: 126 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Anheuser-Busch visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Lager |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Damian74Shensky on 01-01-2013)
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Photo of mgi020
2/5  rDev -27%

mgi020, Nov 06, 2014
Photo of JuicesFlowing
2.24/5  rDev -18.2%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.25

Poured into a shaker pint glass.

Look: The body is a perfectly clear copper color with a quickly receding white head. No lacing is left on the glass.

Aroma: Toasted grains and faint caramel cover up a slightly sour body.

Taste: Not a whole lot to this other than some caramel and malts. There is a metallic flavor roaming about as well.

Mouthfeel: Medium bodied, dry.

Overall: I liked this less and less as I continued to drink it. It had hints of being an amber lager.

JuicesFlowing, Nov 05, 2014
Photo of Ivan52
1.48/5  rDev -46%

Ivan52, Nov 04, 2014
Photo of MikesnoHSL
1.96/5  rDev -28.5%

MikesnoHSL, Nov 03, 2014
Photo of TheyCallMeYukon
2.75/5  rDev +0.4%

TheyCallMeYukon, Nov 03, 2014
Photo of deadliest
2.5/5  rDev -8.8%

deadliest, Nov 01, 2014
Photo of DHarv
2.25/5  rDev -17.9%

DHarv, Oct 31, 2014
Photo of Beef_Curtains
2.75/5  rDev +0.4%

Beef_Curtains, Oct 30, 2014
Photo of Nattybrah123
2.75/5  rDev +0.4%

Nattybrah123, Oct 29, 2014
Photo of Jeff_ODell
3.5/5  rDev +27.7%

Jeff_ODell, Oct 29, 2014
Photo of zachlink720
2.2/5  rDev -19.7%

zachlink720, Oct 28, 2014
Photo of jps0869
2.09/5  rDev -23.7%
look: 4 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2

Pours a yellowish amber, white frothy head with quick dissipation, nose grainy, taste bland with hints of sweet corn nastiness. Not as repulsive as Bud Lite, but honestly I'll take the blandness of Bud over this one's attempts at character.

jps0869, Oct 28, 2014
Photo of Broadway
3.5/5  rDev +27.7%

Broadway, Oct 25, 2014
Photo of enjambed
2.75/5  rDev +0.4%

Serving Type: Bottle at fridge temp, "born on" 9/8/14.

Look: deep amber, light brown and entirely clear. Moderate pour produces fizzy head that settles down to absolutely nothing, but this isn't really a fault given the style.

aroma: Faint caramel and roasted malts

Taste: almost non-existent, but the alcohol makes it self known at the back of the tongue. Some faint grain and alcohol lingering in the aftertaste.

Feel: low-medium thickness, with a mostly wet finish. Bubbly carbonation.

Overall: This is a noticeable step above standard bud and other AAL's in flavor with a nice boost in abv to go with it. I wouldn't turn down this beer if someone offered it to me, but would not buy it myself. The worst fault is the lack of flavor to mask the somewhat high abv making it a little unpleasant to drink, but other than that it's pretty smooth which is what they are going for.

enjambed, Oct 24, 2014
Photo of WestHam973
1.5/5  rDev -45.3%

WestHam973, Oct 24, 2014
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3.92/5  rDev +43.1%

cmichalek, Oct 23, 2014
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3/5  rDev +9.5%

st9647v3, Oct 21, 2014
Photo of invalid665
2.28/5  rDev -16.8%

invalid665, Oct 21, 2014
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1.85/5  rDev -32.5%

Brewben_James321, Oct 20, 2014
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3/5  rDev +9.5%

woggydoggy, Oct 19, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev +0.4%

GoHabsGo, Oct 18, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev +0.4%

schimschim, Oct 17, 2014
Photo of Cobrabob428
2.24/5  rDev -18.2%

Cobrabob428, Oct 17, 2014
Photo of themorninglark
4/5  rDev +46%

themorninglark, Oct 15, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -8.8%

wvofficer, Oct 15, 2014
Budweiser Black Crown from Anheuser-Busch
65 out of 100 based on 952 ratings.