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RATINGS: 871   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.08   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
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Natural Ice is brewed with a blend of premium American-grown and imported hops and a combination of malt and corn that lends Natural Ice its delicate sweetness. It then undergoes Anheuser-Buschís exclusive ice-brewing process, which takes the beer to a temperature below freezing and leads to the formation of ice crystals which create its signature rich and smooth taste.

Characterized by its robust body, delicate sweetness and smooth, rich taste.

The introduction of Natural Ice provided the company with two brands in the value priced ice beer category (Busch Ice was also introduced in 1995).


3.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
drebraun (1) - # 6, Florida, USA - SEP 18, 2007 does not count
I started drinking it for the price, but keep drinking it for the taste. I love it.

3.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
StrataFM (5) - Reedy, West Virginia, USA - JUN 10, 2003 does not count
I kinda like it. Cheap. Gets me drunk rather quickly, due to the 5.9% ABV... smells alittle strong, but thats okay. Pretty can.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
generallee08 (756) - New York, USA - JUN 12, 2014
The body has a light golden straw color with very good clarity. Its head is bright white and foamy. It builds up fast and thick before fading out quickly, leaving some bubbles around the edges of the glass. The aroma is very simple and typical of the style. There is a sweet grainy malt scent with lots of corn and rice adjunct notes and some far off grassy hops. Its flavor is similar to its aroma with a light sweet malt flavor that is full of grainy corn and rice. The hops add a light grassy flavor and some bitterness to the finish which ends quickly with a slightly corny aftertaste. It has a light body with a smooth watery texture and moderate carbonation. Overall it is light and easy to drink with a light price tag. Itís not bad for a cheap buzz although itís not a beer I would normally seek out.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bkuzmin99 (20) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 1, 2002
A GREAT replacement for íNatty Lightí 5.9% and 5.99 a 12 pack takes the prize. . .

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
PlinyDad1952 (111) - - MAY 3, 2015
LET ME TELL YUO FIRST THAT NATURAL ICE IS NOT GOOD BUT I WILL NEVER PAY MONEY FOR IT. THE ONLY BEERS I PAY MONEY FOR ITíS PLINY (ITíS THE BEST!!1!!) AND IF ITíS IS FREE I WILL DRINK IT TOO GET DRUNK. SO EVEN THO NATTY IS NOT GOOD ITíS NOT TERIBLE ON A HOT DAY WHEN IM BARBEEQUEING SOME BIG MACS OUTSIDE (I MAKE THE BEST ONES) my FREINDS BRING OVER A WRACK OF NATTYS AND I WILL DRINK ITBUT AFTER THEY LEAVE ITíS BACK TO PLINY

2.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
JoeKnox (100) - Georgia, USA - MAY 2, 2001
CHeap and Good I say...Ive had many a nights drinkin this cheap stuff high alcohol content:)

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
21iceman40 (1735) - Grafton, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 31, 2001
Terrible taste, but this stuff gets you fíd up in a hurry and sometimes thats all that matters.

2.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerlover1982 (78) - Lacrosse, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 13, 2002
Good to f*** you up

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
BeermanLayton (33) - Rohnert Park, California, USA - SEP 11, 2002
The stuff hangovers are made of!!

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
kidmartinek (3832) - austin, Texas, USA - OCT 12, 2010
Drank the first one out of the can, poured the second one in a glass. That was a mistake. The engineers at Anheuser Busch have figured out a way to make this beer taste better out of a metal can with no special lining, than it does poured into a glass. Thatís because they know you will be drinking it from that can, without the special lining, mind you. Itís like the perfect lager pour. Its pale, deep yellow with a very vocal 1 inch, white head. There are beautiful bubbles that swirl and keep you mesmerized. The head takes a walk but the carbonation keeps a nice thin, white film on the surface. It only flattens slightly by pouring it into the glass. The aroma is full, grassy malt with a strong hop presence. The body is full and staisfying and leaves the satisfaction of carbonation on the roof of the mouth and the tongue. the beer tastes better ice cold, so donít let it warm to much before you finish it. The flavor is very hoppy and nicely bitter, and has a nice malty backbone that doesnít taste too much like the corn this is brewed with. It draws down clean and leaves no film. At 5.9%, satisfaction is sure to ensue, and I dontí know if that headache I have is from before I started drinking this beer, or because of it. Way to go AB!


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