Wild Blue | Anheuser-Busch

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Missouri, United States

Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Wild Blue is a blueberry lager that fuses the juice of nature’s perfect fruit – blueberries – with premium American and German hops, two row and six-row barley malt and cereal grains. Wild Blue has a full taste with a pleasant blueberry aroma and flavor, and contains 8% ABV.

Added by Todd on 09-27-2005

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look: 1.5 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

I think this is the only beer I've ever poured out.

Let me admit something up front: I really like fruit beers, and have had more than a couple blueberry beers.

Yet Wild Blue is absolutely undrinkable. I've read the positive reviews here & just still cannot make heads or tails of what they're talking about. I wish I would've read reviews before purchasing, but alas I had to find out the hard way what a wretched, gag-inducing taste this "beer" has.

So, yes, I poured it down my sink. I came back in the kitchen later & the smell was still seeping up and contaminating my home. If the thought of drinking Draino mixed with Kool-Aid and blue syrup makes you ill, then do stay clear of Wild Blue.

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look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 1.5

A: 1 finger cranberry and cream colored head. Bubbles are tight and some medium. Deep cranberry colored body. Head dissipated after a minute or so.

S: blueberry, fruit, slight sweetness and slight tartness.

T: very sweet and sugary. Graininess. Tastes like a flatter sparkling juice. I suppose its more blueberry tasting then any other fruit. Bitterness rolls deep in the finish. Alcohol is noticeable and detracts.

M: thin but carbed.

O: not good at all. Too boozy. Too sweet. Sickeningly cloying sweet with odd pronounced bitterness at the end. Gross. Couldn't drink another. Ever.

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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

This is a great summer drink, not convinced if you can call it a beer though. This beer has a color like no other, the dark purple almost makes it look more like juice. There is so much blueberry taste to this beer, it tastes more like a mixed drink than a beer. On a hot Saturday fishing or golfing this is definitely the six pack i'm bringing. For about $7 a six pack it has great flavor and at 8% abv you might regret it in the morning.

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Wild Blue from Anheuser-Busch
2.17 out of 5 based on 1,633 ratings.
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