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RATINGS: 197   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.21/5   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
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Busch Ice has a rich, smooth taste with exceptional drinkability and a slightly sweet finish. Busch Ice undergoes Anheuser-Busch’s exclusive ice-brewing process, which takes the beer to a temperature below freezing. This leads to the formation of ice crystals in the finishing process, which help create its rich, smooth taste. Ice beer is rumored to have been developed by accident in Germany during Oktoberfest celebrations. A particularly cold year froze the celebrated bock beers, which are traditionally brewed for spring, and a new taste was noticed by the drinkers.


0.7
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
bourne (161) - Suwon, SOUTH KOREA - JUN 1, 2006
everything said of busch goes doubly so for busch ice. Its not so bad if you dont consider it beer. Its just water with alcohol in it and a mild skunk aftertaste.

0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
masedawg (156) - Statesville, North Carolina, USA - APR 13, 2005
SERVE THIS STUFF COLD AS POSSIBLE. If it starts to warm up then you will know what I am talking about. This stuff is terrible

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheBeerGenius (154) - Pittsburgh, PA, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 27, 2001
This actually isn’t that bad.

1.2
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
jpm8920 (152) - Park Ridge, New Jersey, USA - MAY 1, 2001
crap...but you can drink a lot of it...and you will feel it in the morning.

0.7
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
BarePaw (148) - Pullman, Washington, USA - APR 27, 2002
It’s the beer of choice for poor college students.

0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
xibalba89 (147) - New York, New York, USA - OCT 12, 2007
Had this in a 24 oz. can. Maybe it wasn’t cold enough, but the flavor was actively bad. It gave me a buzz, though. If you ever drink this, have it as cold as possible to keep that flavor from rearing its ugly head.

0.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
SavageElvis (134) - Savage, Minnesota, USA - NOV 9, 2007
Light yellow in color, small thin white head that fades quickly. Light sweet off smelling corn aroma with a geriatric little hop. As expected it is thin on the palate with a grainy watery, slightly sweet finish but packs a little whollop.

0.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
jpfrog (130) - Bellingham, Washington, USA - MAY 27, 2002
This beer is no different than any of its counterparts. It sucks. It is watered down and is only good if you want to get drunk.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Turtboy (120) - Lucasville, Ohio, USA - SEP 7, 2002
5.9% ABV, and taste o.k. Plus it is cheap. I drank 8 of these and felt good. Kudos.

0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
sanmiguel (118) - Illinois, USA - MAR 21, 2006
Ugh. Yet another "college" beer I had to endure while playing "beer pong." I had a hard time trying to gulp this. To the bins!


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