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RATINGS: 401   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.28   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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With a blend of two-row caramel malt and four types of domestic hops, Budweiser Black Crown is finished on a bed of Beechwood chips for a smooth, balanced taste. Incorporating the proprietary yeast directly descended from the original Budweiser yeast strain used by Adolphus Busch in 1876, Budweiser Black Crown retains the key characteristics of Budweiser with its clean taste and high drinkability. Featuring more body, color and hop character than the flagship lager, it also has a slightly higher alcohol content at 6% ABV.


2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
robinvboyer (3113) - Sturgeon Falls, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 26, 2013
Super light on the hops, but at least I can taste some. Light cara malts, on the sweet side too. Relatively refreshing. Light bready finish. Not horrible, much better than regular bud.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
ContemplateBeer (1542) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - SEP 22, 2013
Aroma: Mostly caramel overall, pretty clean and simple but nothing in terms of hop presence. Appearance: Light copper with a sustained, foamy white head. Flavor: Caramel, some light toast and even a touch of apple; the finish has a slight odd tang when cool but that went away as the beer warmed. Palate: Medium body, creamy texture, soft carbonation, abrupt finish. Overall: Mostly drinkable if not a little flawed; one could certainly do worse in a pinch.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
czar (4378) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - SEP 15, 2013
pours clear amber-orange with a decent off-white head, some retention and lacing. nutty caramel, toasted wild rice, fruity - peaches, grass, some sweetness, faint to no woodsy notes. moderate carbonation, light body - fairly oily, velvety, short and a bit sweet grassy-herbal finish. o-k.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
Saints11188 (4) - - SEP 14, 2013 does not count
Bottle. A Little more potent than most beers. Good taste with a little bit of a bite.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Ontbeertaster (2338) - Ontario, CANADA - SEP 14, 2013
Tap at TOFB, pours a bright yellow, a clean and crisp lager, overall pretty refreshing better then regular bud for me.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sseb69 (1490) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - SEP 12, 2013
cannette 355 ml. 6%. Cuoleur ambrée, mousse blanche mince. Arôme de malt, un peu de caramel et une touche d’herbe. En bouche, céréales, douceur de caramel, un peu aqueuse, notes d’alcool. Comme ils disent effectivement il y a plus de corps, de couleur et de houblon que dans la Bud normale. Ça veut pas dire que c’est un grand cru.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DrSilverworm (6420) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - SEP 11, 2013
12oz bottle. Born on 28/May/13. Totally clear, kind of orange color. Thin bit of white head, few dots and short reaches of lace. Medium body. Lighter carbonation. Lightly sticky finish. Better flavor than expected... Still some corn flavor, macro-lager type taste, but a nice caramel malt and toasty aroma too. Moderate sweet taste, light bitter, a subdued bite. It’s later at night and I went for a Budweiser so that I wouldn’t be tempted to go for another subsequent beer. But this is actually not nearly as bad as expected, at least from this nonic pint glass in the peaceful comfort of my home. I opened it up figuring I’d half-ass a rate from the ~5oz I could stomach and call it a night, but I ended up finishing this whole bottle without much trouble... Maybe I’m underestimating myself.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
matt7215 (2176) - Cambridge, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 11, 2013
341 ml bottle from the lcbo. Pours amber with a white head the reduces quickly. Light cara malt nose. Pretty clean. On the sweet side of balanced. Light hop flavour. Crushable but very simple and light in flavour. Meh, would drink all black crown offered.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Minderbinder (1810) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - SEP 11, 2013
Bottle 341ml. Pours clear copper with low white head. Minimal lacing. Aroma is of sugar, malt, fruits?. Taste is of sugar, malt, very slight bitterness, alcohol. Palate: Light-medium body. Balance not too good: a bit sweet. Overall: Not too interesting.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
rosenbergh (6838) - Tampere, FINLAND - SEP 10, 2013
12 fl oz bottle. 50857. 17/Jun/13. (Anheuser-Busch Brewery Gift Shop) St Louis, MO.
Clear pale golden colour with a small frothy white head. The aroma is weak. There’s some malt and sweetness. The flavour is malt, even mild yeast and sweetness. Bland. Blah...


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