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Budweiser Select | Anheuser-Busch

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Anheuser-Busch
Missouri, United States
anheuser-busch.com

Style: Light Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.30%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Brewed with two-row and roasted caramel malt for a rich color, and a blend of hand-selected premium American and Bavarian hops for balance and flavor. Budweiser Select spends approximately twice as long as regular beers in the brewhouse, which results in lower carbohydrate and calorie content after fermentation.

Added by kbub6f on 11-13-2004

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#44,223
Reviews:
408
Ratings:
1,292
pDev:
30.39%
Bros Score:
1.74
 
 
Wants:
9
Gots:
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Trade:
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Photo of C_Adams
3.25/5  rDev +59.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of redsoxjim
3/5  rDev +47.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of polaris500
2.15/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.75

Photo of jmay9753
1.21/5  rDev -40.7%
look: 1 | smell: 1.25 | taste: 1.25 | feel: 1 | overall: 1.25

Budweiser with a different label. Dont expect anything other.

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Photo of dwarren1969
1.25/5  rDev -38.7%
look: 1.25 | smell: 1.25 | taste: 1.25 | feel: 1.25 | overall: 1.25

Photo of mamaraza
2.26/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2

Photo of Jlabs
2.28/5  rDev +11.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.25

Photo of Spoda1983
1.52/5  rDev -25.5%
look: 1.75 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Photo of randylenz
3.19/5  rDev +56.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Listen...it's not the greatest but I like a light beer on occasion where I can drink 2-3 and not feel full or in the early stages of wanting to take a nap. On a hot Summer day it's refreshing...and there's nothing wrong with that.

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Photo of stlfatguy
2.77/5  rDev +35.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

More golden than the pale yellow that's common. Smell, eh, not much, rice, grain. Taste is clean enough, typical adjunct lager. A little bite and carbonation on the feel.

You know what this is. Would I trade one imperial stout for three of these? No. Would I rather have a nice craft ale? Yes. But it's very Consistent, relatively affordable, and ok if you drink it Cold. It is what it is and for that reaSon I'm ok Giving mid range marks

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Photo of Kahlerbock
2/5  rDev -2%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of Jcarriglio
1.68/5  rDev -17.6%
look: 2 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of caburdette51
1/5  rDev -51%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Photo of Golfontap
3.43/5  rDev +68.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Chuckdiesel24
2.8/5  rDev +37.3%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of chriswjr
2.1/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of jeffreyhill021
2.2/5  rDev +7.8%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 2.25

Photo of nater919
1.46/5  rDev -28.4%
look: 1.75 | smell: 1.25 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Photo of Timc32
2/5  rDev -2%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of BrewNoob1
2.4/5  rDev +17.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.25

Photo of BrooksThompson
3/5  rDev +47.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Admitantly i am an Anheuser-Busch fan. That being said, this is an average beer. As far as appearce it is fairly normal. Smell and taste are plain. Overall it's a good beer, Especially when trying to drink and not drink a lot of calories.

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Photo of Davedrinkinbeer
3.79/5  rDev +85.8%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

As far as light beers go, this is one of my favorites. Look when poured is typical to light beers, light yellow with a white head. Smell is surprising, to me I do smell grass, barley and possibly corn-- I was not expecting much of a smell, but yet it had a pleasant scent, not very strong but present for sure. Taste is definitely grass and rice, very consistent from start to finish. Feel is of course, light but not too carbonated, with little lingering aftertaste. Also beer is not dry at all, so it is very refreshing overall.

I enjoy Bud Select for what it is-- a light beer that is very refreshing. IMO this beer is the best out of all the 'Budweiser' products and is perfect for eating with meals due to it's light feel, or when it's time to quench your thirst on a hot summer day. Also, on another note, this is a great beer to drink to get drunk on-- it is only 3.2 grams of carbs per beer, and with 4.2% alcohol content, you can drink a shitload of these-- I think my personal best is 22 of these in one sitting. (then again I may have forgotten to count one or two!)

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1.23/5  rDev -39.7%
look: 3 | smell: 1.25 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1.25

Photo of beerguy04
2/5  rDev -2%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Pours very light yellow with a white head. Very carbonated. Smell is of rice and barley. Taste is sweet rice and barley. Mouthfeel is a little watery. Overall, better than bud light, but not as good as Budweiser.

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Photo of The_Snow_Bird
1/5  rDev -51%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Very very light in color, has a large white head that goes away very quickly. This beer hardly had a smell, had a grainy hint. Tasted like a malty lager heavily watered down.

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Budweiser Select from Anheuser-Busch
Beer rating: 2.04 out of 5 with 1,292 ratings
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