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Budweiser American Ale

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RATINGS: 809   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.68   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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Carefully brewed with barley from America’s heartland and cascade hops from the pacific northwest, this rich, amber colored ale has robust flavor and a distinctive hoppy finish.


3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
milwaukeebeer (41) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 19, 2008
i wanna be cruel to the macro, but i have to admit i enjoyed this one. toasted malt aroma compliments the deep amber color. decent off white head was a complete surprise as was the lacing. flavor with hints of hops and roasted malts and caramel. slightly dry finish. solid effort

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
djd07 (3282) - Houston, Texas, USA - SEP 25, 2008
Bottle. Poura s clear amber color with a small off white head. The aroma is a faint caramel and raisin malt. Decent lacing on the glass. The taste is a bready malt with a light carmel. Easy to drink with a nice dry finish, didnt taste the "hop finish" as advertised but glad to see AB finally coming around to the craft brews.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
JoeinEscazú (1325) - Ozark, Missouri, USA - OCT 17, 2008
Bottle and draft. Pours lovely bright copper with thick, creamy, lasting head. Faintly fruity nose with citrus and cider notes. Light bitterness, fruity backdrop with some subtle citrus-hop presence. Full body, soft carbonation. Physically attractive, really drinkable and yes, it tastes pretty good. I don’t much care who makes the stuff. I’m a slut.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BrandonB (86) - Denton, Texas, USA - DEC 22, 2008
Bottle. Pour is mahogany/amber with a nice medium head. Malty, caramel flavor with distinct hop notes.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mribm (457) - Ocala, Florida, USA - FEB 5, 2009
Delicious beer from start to finish! A great session beer, however it could have been a little hoppier for my taste. It reminded me a lot of Sam Adams Boston Lager only better! I hope in the future that they will produce something with more hops. This makes an excellent session beer for me and the price is reasonable ($5.49 a six pack).

3.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
vgw080020 (4) - Texas, USA - OCT 15, 2011 does not count
After some skepticism due to the fact that I hate all things Budweiser (except for their commercials), I was actually impressed. It’s nothing like their other products; it actually has that after-taste that beer is supposed to have, instead of tasting like piss-water. Thumbs up!

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
thehinge (266) - Wilmington, Delaware, USA - JAN 15, 2009
Honey colored pour. Small white head with good lacing. Floral aroma. Spicey, fruity front end with good hop punch in the end. Kind of wish the everyday Bud tasted like this. I’d drink this as a session beer and the price is right.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
trayns (246) - Beverly Hills, Michigan, USA - JUN 6, 2009
Bottle. Pours a lighter amber color and a medium white head. Aroma is more malty caramel body. Taste is a decent balance between the two, and a nice robust malty body. A little thin on the palate, but I think it takes a hit from the macro label.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
twistedviews (75) - California, USA - AUG 5, 2009
i thought this was pretty good. this beer grew on me... at first i didn’t really like it, but its not too bad. anheuser-busch made a good choice with this one!

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Finhead (1147) - OFallon, Illinois, USA - FEB 8, 2011
A clear, deep amber pour with an off-white head. It has a nice bready malt aroma with a touch of caramel. The medium body begins with a lightly sweet taste followed some light hop bitterness. The finish is clean with very little aftertaste.


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