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Michelob Ultra | Anheuser-Busch

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Michelob UltraMichelob Ultra
2,347 Ratings
Michelob UltraMichelob Ultra

Brewed by:
Missouri, United States

Style: Light Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Brewed using the finest barley malt, select grains, all-imported hops and a pure-cultured yeast strain. The special choice of grains combined with the extended mashing process produces a smooth, refreshing beer with fewer carbohydrates.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 05-19-2002

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1/5  rDev -46.8%

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2.5/5  rDev +33%

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2.25/5  rDev +19.7%

Photo of bluHatter
1.68/5  rDev -10.6%
look: 2 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

A: Clear yellow. About 2 fingers of quickly vanishing head. Minimal lacing. Lots of bubbles inside.

S: Corn. Just corn.

T: Corn, sugar, very very faint malts. It's not unpleasant, but not much different from a carbonated glass of water.

M: Extremely light lager here. It evaporates from the tongue and leaves nothing behind. One of the lightest lagers I've ever tried. It does have descent carbonation, for what it is.

O: It's just okay. I think there are much better adjunct lagers to be had. I guess this one is just for people on strict diets.

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2.75/5  rDev +46.3%

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2/5  rDev +6.4%

Photo of blakelive784
1.17/5  rDev -37.8%
look: 1 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1

12 fl oz brown glass bottle served in a pint glass (probably not even necessary), reviewed live:

A - Pours a very pale straw golden color, with a half finger of fizzy white head that disappears almost instantly. Beyond unappealing.

S - Strange off notes, unrefined cereal grains and sugar. Wretched.

T - Pretty much the same as the nose, though there is one predominant flavor: water. Stale adjunct rounds out the awfulness.

M - Light bodied, watery, and highly carbonated.

D - None.

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1.75/5  rDev -6.9%

Photo of Gavage
1.25/5  rDev -33.5%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1 | feel: 2 | overall: 1

Appearance: pours an extremely pale yellow color, virtually almost devoid of color. There was a 2" head that quickly evaporated.

Smell: vegetable and corn mostly with a hint of grass.

Taste: little to no malt profile. Corn, dried grass, and no bitterness rounds it out.

Mouthfeel: light in body. Crisp throughout with a dry finish that is actually unpleasant. Clean aftertaste.

Overall: I don't understand why light beers need to be so tasteless. This is one of the worst ones I have had to sample. If you want some flavor in a light beer, have a Sam Adama Light. Avoid this.

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1.75/5  rDev -6.9%

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1.5/5  rDev -20.2%

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2.25/5  rDev +19.7%

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1/5  rDev -46.8%

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1.5/5  rDev -20.2%

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1.75/5  rDev -6.9%

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1.5/5  rDev -20.2%

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2/5  rDev +6.4%

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2.25/5  rDev +19.7%

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1.75/5  rDev -6.9%

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1/5  rDev -46.8%

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1.41/5  rDev -25%
look: 2 | smell: 1 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

I had this beer over the weekend at a parry. Poured a pale straw yellow with a fizzy head that died almost immediately. Aroma was non-existant. Taste was minimal corn and adjunct with a slight bitter finish. This was my first and last time to drink this beer.

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1/5  rDev -46.8%

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2/5  rDev +6.4%

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4/5  rDev +112.8%

Michelob Ultra from Anheuser-Busch
Beer rating: 1.88 out of 5 with 2,347 ratings
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