Budweiser | Anheuser-Busch

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Missouri, United States

Style: American Adjunct Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Brewed using a blend of imported and classic American aroma hops, and a blend of barley malts and rice. Budweiser is brewed with time-honored methods including “kraeusening” for natural carbonation and Beechwood aging, which results in unparalleled balance and character.

Added by kbub6f on 11-21-2000

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Photo of Morger
4.58/5  rDev +88.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pale yellow color with snow white foam. Exceptional clarity. Subtle aromatic hop aroma with clean esters and faint banana. Mouthfeel is light, crisp, and refreshing. Outstanding clean finish which easily leads to another sip. Probably the most consistent, refreshing and drinkable beer on the planet.

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Photo of braican
2.25/5  rDev -7.4%

Photo of Mart1
2.25/5  rDev -7.4%

Photo of Edruil
2/5  rDev -17.7%

Photo of beerrooster
2/5  rDev -17.7%

Photo of caholley
2.25/5  rDev -7.4%

Photo of 4Socialanxiety
1.75/5  rDev -28%

Photo of Metz
2.5/5  rDev +2.9%

Photo of croixian1
1.5/5  rDev -38.3%

Photo of illestkilla
1/5  rDev -58.8%

Photo of Scribbles
2.82/5  rDev +16%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Appearance: A pale yellow watery appearance, fizzy with only residual lacing.

Smell a mind sweet malty smell, but little else no hops or anything.

Taste: Simply seltzer water with a bit of hops.

Mouthfeel: Fairly smooth nice and neutral body from the rice, probably its best attribute.

Smooth and ok tasting(what there is to taste), not the best but drinkable as common fare. Within its dubious style catagory its a lowlevel benchmark and gets an average rating overall from me.

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Photo of station815
1.75/5  rDev -28%

Photo of keepitsimple1990
1.25/5  rDev -48.6%

Photo of Crimsontider22
2.25/5  rDev -7.4%

Photo of LordVodka
2/5  rDev -17.7%

Photo of KevieJames
1.75/5  rDev -28%

Photo of beerman1
2.53/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Pours a pale yellow color with a lot of carbonation, a small fizzy white head that reduces to a ring rather quickly. No lacing on the glass to speak of. Aroma is grainy and adjunct. Really can't appreciate any hops in the aroma. Taste is also grainy with some corn and mild bitterness toward the end. Mouthfeel is watery. Really a below average lager.

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1.5/5  rDev -38.3%

Photo of bubseymour
3.93/5  rDev +61.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A = bright yellow and clear with minimal head. Light carbonation.

Smell - malty and minimal smell

Taste - Very malty and smooth. Nice flavoring with no aftertaste. Full bodied and rich for an AAJ. 5% ABV is actually pretty decent for the style

Mouthfeel - a tad fizzy from the carbonation but otherwise full bodied.

Overall - The King of Beers lives up to its name. I haven't had one in 15 years so I thought it was time to sample one. Never apreciated this beer before, but now I have a new found respect. And the classic label on the bottle rocks!

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Photo of Brewsed
2/5  rDev -17.7%

Photo of rjpetrizzo
1.75/5  rDev -28%

Photo of ZachRusk
2.5/5  rDev +2.9%

Photo of cclark67789
1/5  rDev -58.8%

Photo of RobinLee
2.5/5  rDev +2.9%

Photo of Smoky54
2/5  rDev -17.7%

Budweiser from Anheuser-Busch
2.43 out of 5 based on 6,178 ratings.
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