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RATINGS: 199   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.21/5   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.


0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
daknole (10870) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - MAY 8, 2008
I think I offered this to a bum once and he even threw it away. One of the worst beverages in history.

0.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
shrubber85 (10670) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - JUN 16, 2007
Can. Sour, old vegetable malt aroma. Medium yellow with small head. Primarily a metallic bitterness with light sour malt flavor. Drinkable but just barely.

0.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
hopscotch (10601) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - APR 24, 2004
UPDATED: SEP 5, 2006 Headache Ice!

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
adnielsen (10484) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - FEB 6, 2014
Can @ Beer Fart Dunegeon Aloft. Pours a light yellow appearance with a white head. Nice carbonation. Good mouth feel. Corn. Juicy fruits. Smooth. Grate beer ponger. Fuck u American cunt haters.

0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
DocLock (9984) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 9, 2004
Just Busch with the fictitious "ice filtering" procedure. Not worth drinking at any temperature.

1.7
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
GT (9982) - Oceanside, California, USA - NOV 19, 2009
Can. You know this wasn’t as bad as I would have originally thought. It pours a rather deep, sickly urine color with a rather dense white head that has very little retention and no lacing. Aroma is big corn, esters, formaldihyde, some vegetal notes. Big seltzer mouthfeel with a slightly creamy body. Taste is pretty much typical macro lager but has a bit more depth. At 6.7%, it’s not quite a malt liquor or full ice beer, which is probably why it is overall inoffensive. Not bad. I was terrified to try it but now I’m a firm believer.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
DuffMan (9538) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - SEP 24, 2007
Another supercan purchase to sip while strolling the Vegas Strip, another supercan discard after about 10 sips. "Bland" is being complimentary of this featureless macro,

0.9
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
phaleslu (9376) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUL 13, 2009
For the price, highest alcohol content in class. Therefore, it achieves exactly what it is meant to do. Like every other ’Ice’ beer, this doesn’t go down as smooth as other cheapies.

0.7
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
arminjewell (9253) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - JAN 8, 2010
Well, it has a relatively high alcohol content, and that’s the only upside. A horrid mess of metal and slight hay and cereal.

1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
alexsdad06 (9005) - Ohio, USA - JUL 7, 2015
24 oz. can from notes. Pours a clear yellow gold with a medium sized white head. The aroma and flavor have corn and grainy malts, metallic notes, not smooth, actually a bit harsh, I admit I am doing this strictly for the tick, not worth having again.


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