Busch Beer | Anheuser-Busch

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BEER INFO

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

Style: American Adjunct Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.30%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Busch and Busch Light are both brewed with a blend of premium American-grown and imported hops and a combination of malt and corn to provide a pleasant balanced flavor. Additionally, Busch Light undergoes a longer brewing process that produces a lighter body and fewer calories.

Added by Todd on 11-20-2000

BEER STATS
Ratings:
1,679
Reviews:
456
Avg:
2.11
pDev:
35.07%
 
 
Wants:
7
Gots:
251
For Trade:
0
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look: 2 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.5

For the sake of experimentation, I'm holding a little tasting of beers I happened to have but would never purchase myself. This is the third.

This is at least as pale as the Natty Ice I just had and looks about the same: bubbles bring up a small white head that dies off quickly and leaves patches struggling to survive that drop tiny spots of lacing.
Corn husk...grains? A touch of not funk but...rot? If it wasn't so watery (it actually almost smells the way bottled water does), it would be downright offensive. Not that it isn't offensive.
At least the rot doesn't translate to flavor...oh, there it is in the finish (ghostly but there). Other than that, it's pretty much seltzer.
Super crisp, pretty watery, heavy carbonation, just slightly (not terribly) slick.
I was surprised to see this beer ranked lower than Natty Ice and Milwaukee's Best and the like; after all, how can a regular old adjunct, and not even a light, be that bad?
This is how.

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Busch Beer from Anheuser-Busch
2.11 out of 5 based on 1,679 ratings.
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