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Budweiser Black Crown - Anheuser-Busch

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BA SCORE
65
poor

843 Ratings
THE BROS
71
okay

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Ratings: 843
Reviews: 173
rAvg: 2.75
pDev: 24.36%
Wants: 6
Gots: 77 | 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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KevinGordon

North Carolina

2.25/5  rDev -18.2%

02-09-2014 20:11:43 | More by KevinGordon
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wizo

Quebec (Canada)

2.75/5  rDev 0%

02-09-2014 00:46:07 | More by wizo
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Burtonfree77

Pennsylvania

2.25/5  rDev -18.2%

02-07-2014 16:42:47 | More by Burtonfree77
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a0lbudman

Alabama

3.35/5  rDev +21.8%

A-clear gold color with a small white head that does not hold
S-sweet grain smell
T-sweet taste that has some hop bitterness that stays with you til the end
M-light body and medium carbonation
O-This has more taste that most beers from the big brewers enjoyed it

02-04-2014 02:41:20 | More by a0lbudman
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CassieShea

North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev +27.3%

02-04-2014 02:30:41 | More by CassieShea
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Noxious26

Saskatchewan (Canada)

1.54/5  rDev -44%

Had this at the Regina Festiv-Ale on Jan 31st. 4 oz sampler.

Amber colour with off-white head.

Aroma is cloying. Super sweet. Cooked corn and corn syrup.

Cloyingly sweet and full of adjuncty flavours. Grainy, cooked veggies, corn syrup.

I'm glad I just had a sampler and didn't buy a 6 pack.

02-03-2014 00:58:56 | More by Noxious26
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jadpsu

Georgia

3.1/5  rDev +12.7%

Pours a very clear, very light copper or amber in color with a decent white head of average retention.
Aroma: I pick up some alcohol along with some graininess and sweet caramel.
Taste: Sweet up front, kind of caramel taffy. Light bodied and a dry finish.
It was all right, didn't care for the alcohol in the aroma.

02-02-2014 00:01:47 | More by jadpsu
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ShepardCommander

Virginia

3.25/5  rDev +18.2%

02-01-2014 14:29:56 | More by ShepardCommander
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griz281

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +27.3%

02-01-2014 03:32:46 | More by griz281
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MVF5588

Indiana

3.25/5  rDev +18.2%

01-31-2014 17:44:44 | More by MVF5588
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T-Bisquit

Illinois

2.89/5  rDev +5.1%

Disappointing. Immediately concluded the beverage was just another attempt by a giant producer to raise the APV and gain or maintain market share that way. Budweiser, a true American icon needs to lead the way, not follow the crowd. Unlike "plain old Bud" which has many distinctive characteristics, Black Crown has none other than its "me too" persona. Really disappointed. I expected much more.

01-31-2014 03:17:15 | More by T-Bisquit
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Diggitydustin

West Virginia

3.25/5  rDev +18.2%

01-29-2014 16:59:45 | More by Diggitydustin
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SpencerS91

Missouri

2/5  rDev -27.3%

01-28-2014 04:52:42 | More by SpencerS91
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FrizWhiz

Texas

3/5  rDev +9.1%

01-28-2014 01:39:55 | More by FrizWhiz
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snowen21

Michigan

2/5  rDev -27.3%

01-27-2014 02:03:13 | More by snowen21
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Druid_51

Kentucky

2.75/5  rDev 0%

01-24-2014 20:20:56 | More by Druid_51
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cmwilliq

Missouri

2.5/5  rDev -9.1%

01-23-2014 03:28:54 | More by cmwilliq
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RVigz

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev +9.1%

01-22-2014 22:51:59 | More by RVigz
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Anthonyjames

New Hampshire

3.44/5  rDev +25.1%

I'll be upfront on this, for a Budweiser product, I feel this is quite good. It is not an exceptional brew by any means, but it does taste a lot better than anything else they produce that I have had.

The appearance gets a 3, as it is really nothing great, nor poor.
The smell is pretty similar to any likewise lagers, but I'd say a bit better than your regular Budweiser.
Taste is what I enjoy most for this product (Asides from it's 6% ABV and Price tag), I feel it is not at all bad for a Macro American Amber Lager.
Mouthfeel is basic, nothing special, but nice enough.

I feel this product deserves a solid 3.50. It is of course not an award winning or wonderful beer, but for the price, and being a Budweiser product, It isn't half bad.

If you want a cheap, decent ABV Amber Lager, and aren't looking for anything fancy, you might just enjoy it.

01-22-2014 05:33:36 | More by Anthonyjames
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Petey_the_Quiet

Florida

3/5  rDev +9.1%

01-21-2014 18:58:12 | More by Petey_the_Quiet
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brokentee

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev +9.1%

01-21-2014 01:13:44 | More by brokentee
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BrooklynPanch

New York

1.5/5  rDev -45.5%

01-20-2014 00:39:41 | More by BrooklynPanch
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NervousBlakedown

New York

3.25/5  rDev +18.2%

01-13-2014 17:26:13 | More by NervousBlakedown
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Pog-Mo-Thoin

Michigan

2.75/5  rDev 0%

01-13-2014 01:23:32 | More by Pog-Mo-Thoin
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Sonofalime

Virginia

2.5/5  rDev -9.1%

01-13-2014 01:20:33 | More by Sonofalime
Budweiser Black Crown from Anheuser-Busch
65 out of 100 based on 843 ratings.