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RATINGS: 107   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.46/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
The beer was first brewed in St. Louis by brewmaster Jim Bicklein and was developed in collaboration with brewmaster Katie Rippel from Fort Collins, Colo. “The original Budweiser brewery is, of course, here in St. Louis, so we wanted to honor our brewing heritage with a beer that uses ingredients that German immigrants, like our founder Adolphus Busch, would have used when they came to the United States,” Bicklein said. “In this pilsner we use the same types of Hallertau and Tettnang hops commonly used in St. Louis during the late 1800s.”

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3.8
nike (966) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 3, 2013
Thanks "Cheap" for this brew. Nice pilsner. Hop flavor, grassy notes, did not think it was 6% abv. Smooth, clean, crisp brew.

3.7
Ispilledmybeer (4) - ashland, Kentucky, USA - OCT 31, 2012 does not count
I went into this beer with no expectations. I never buy bud branded anything. I won’t turn down if offered one though. I felt this beer truly surprised me. I described this to a friend as Budweiser if Budweiser was actually a real beer. It was nothing to write home about, but I’d reach for it over a lienenkugel lager. Very simple lawnmower style. A suprsingly beautiful golden yellow with a quickly dissapating head. Flavors of bread and sweet honey. Slight metallic taste on the end but nothing to be considered offensive. Nice medium body. I’d buy a six pack in the summer if available. Quit brewing Budweiser and brew this.

3.7
ronaldtheriot (2020) - Laplace, Louisiana, USA - JAN 10, 2013
Budweiser Batch No. 63118 has a thick, creamy, off-white head, lot of thin lacing left on the glass, a clear, reddish-gold appearance, and a good amount of streaming bubbles in the beer. The aroma is subdued, but one can detect light, sweet grains and fruit (think of apricot). The taste is also very fruity (one wonders if fruit is not, in fact, added to the beer), with white bread crust, sweet grain, light brown sugar, and a slight hop bite at the end. Mouthfeel is light to medium, and Budweiser Batch No. 63118 finishes crisp, refreshing, and not too dry. Drinkability is high with this one, and not much alcohol is detected, except in the back of the throat after a few sips. Overall, this is another interesting offering from InBev. RJT

3.5
Finhead (1847) - OFallon, Illinois, USA - OCT 30, 2012
A deep gold pour with a frothy, white head. The aroma is light with some faint floral hops. The medium body has smooth texture and lively carbonation. It has a sweet taste, but there is some background mild bitterness in the finish. I’m sure the haters will be out in force, but objectively I think this is a decent beer.

3.4
n64kps (4) - Irvine, California, USA - NOV 17, 2012 does not count
For a pilsner, this is a pretty solid effort. Doesn?t have much of a smell but it has that classic pilsner taste with a nice hint of hops

3.3
bhensonb (15969) - Woodland, California, USA - NOV 5, 2012
Bottle from a Grocery Outlet. Pours dark gold with a large off-white head that tried to lace. Aroma is clean with touch of pale malt and some light noble hop. Med body. Flavor is bready/sweet. Very little hop. However, it is fairly tasty; drinks well.

3.3
Braudog (6900) - Yorktown, Virginia, USA - DEC 9, 2012
Bottle. Bright yellow, almost the same color as the label coloring. Budweiser’s head. Light Bohemian aroma. Drinks with a musty, biscuity base, but is topped with a little bit of a Teutonic bitterness. Not bad, actually. (#4853, 12/9/2012)


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