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Budweiser Black Crown - Anheuser-Busch

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BA SCORE
65
poor

873 Ratings
THE BROS
71
okay

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Ratings: 873
Reviews: 177
rAvg: 2.75
pDev: 24.36%
Wants: 7
Gots: 88 | 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 mlhyatt
3.5/5  rDev +27.3%

mlhyatt, Aug 14, 2013
Photo of bsp77
2.81/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Serving glass: Poured from bottle into clear plastic cup.

Appearance: Light amber without much head.

Smell: Light caramel and grainy malts.

Taste: Very light caramel. Not much else going on.

Feel: Light bodied, kind of watery. Carbonation is high but not as out of control as the standard Budweiser. Crisp finish but not dry enough.

Overall: Watered down Amber. Nothing bad but nothing good.

bsp77, Aug 13, 2013
Photo of oriolesfan4
2.75/5  rDev 0%

oriolesfan4, Aug 13, 2013
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2.75/5  rDev 0%

OgreSanchez, Aug 12, 2013
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2.75/5  rDev 0%

Budinetz, Aug 10, 2013
Photo of TheDrunkGnoll
2.5/5  rDev -9.1%

TheDrunkGnoll, Aug 10, 2013
Photo of SicemWT
1/5  rDev -63.6%

SicemWT, Aug 10, 2013
Photo of Carl_R
2/5  rDev -27.3%

Carl_R, Aug 10, 2013
Photo of emwild12
3.25/5  rDev +18.2%

emwild12, Aug 09, 2013
Photo of TYLY22
2.25/5  rDev -18.2%

TYLY22, Aug 07, 2013
Photo of EricVincentt
2.5/5  rDev -9.1%

EricVincentt, Aug 06, 2013
Photo of jhlosito75
3/5  rDev +9.1%

jhlosito75, Aug 06, 2013
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2.5/5  rDev -9.1%

Jimbo62, Aug 06, 2013
Photo of ChrisMon02
2.75/5  rDev 0%

ChrisMon02, Aug 05, 2013
Photo of metter98
2.85/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

A: The beer is crystal clear light amber in color and has a moderate amount of visible carbonation. It poured with a half finger high off white head that died down, leaving a thin head covering the surface and lots of lacing down the sides of the glass.
S: Light aromas of grainy malts are present in the nose along with some hints of caramel and toasted malts.
T: The taste follows the smell, although the caramel and toasted malts flavors are a little bit stronger and lend slight hints of sweetness. No bitterness is perceptible.
M: It feels light- to medium-bodied, clean and a little thin on the palate with a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This beer isn't that bad, but definitely tastes like a "light" version of an amber lager and seems like it could use a little more malt. It's very easy to drink.

Note: Bottled on 2/9/13

metter98, Aug 05, 2013
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2.5/5  rDev -9.1%

Cynic-ale, Aug 04, 2013
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2.5/5  rDev -9.1%

Brianhigginskc, Aug 04, 2013
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2.75/5  rDev 0%

Gregwa, Aug 04, 2013
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3/5  rDev +9.1%

pualie84, Aug 02, 2013
Photo of Act25
2.98/5  rDev +8.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Bud led a contest of all its brewers, and LA won. The result Black Crown Golden Amber Lager

If you want a bud the way it used to taste when you were a teen, this is your beer.

A Lovely golden amber for lager but a thin head, a little lacing.

S Nice Hop bouquet, light, subtle, and way more than red bud.

T Great tingle and finish. Carbonation medium, but gassy like all Buds.

M More body than reg bud, more alcohol, substantial. Bud Lite NOT.

Food match - great with lemony dishes, flounder and light fishes.

Must try it. If you're a lager drinker, you must try this. Must be tasted blind apparently from the knee jerk low reviews here.,

Act25, Aug 01, 2013
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3/5  rDev +9.1%

longisland1983, Jul 31, 2013
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2.75/5  rDev 0%

fishmich, Jul 29, 2013
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3/5  rDev +9.1%

FreshButterbeer, Jul 29, 2013
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2.25/5  rDev -18.2%

Dmkaz, Jul 28, 2013
Photo of Hokiefan240
4/5  rDev +45.5%

Hokiefan240, Jul 27, 2013
Budweiser Black Crown from Anheuser-Busch
65 out of 100 based on 873 ratings.