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RATINGS: 189   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.22/5   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.

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molassesfan (202) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - OCT 22, 2006
24oz can. Looks like piss. Smells like metal and fusels, perhaps some rotten malt or hops. Taste is amazingly awful. Normally I pour something this bad on my plants, but I don’t want to kill them, and this might do it.

1.3
uvajed (188) - Ravenna, Ohio, USA - DEC 11, 2006
For those who "don’t get" this s tyle of beer: It is about people who are not interested in beer (as we are, anyway) and want to get a buzz or maybe get really drunk. Alcohol can be fun, and if you want to drink to get drunk, rather than drink to enjoy some really tasty concoctions, Busch Ice is a reasonable choice. It has more alcohol per can than other commen or cheap domestic beers, and it is easy for non-hop heads to drink (i.e. not very bitter, or flavorful at all). It serves a purpose.

1.1
ThaBobfather (178) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAY 14, 2008
Bad beer and less taste. Actually. I take that back. More taste, it’s just a really shitty taste.

0.8
duffman462 (175) - Gainesville, Florida, USA - OCT 27, 2006
Even long before I was old enough to drink, I used to shudder at the thought of this beer. Tastes like it was fermented next to a heater in a prison. Actually, that would explain a lot about AB’s beers. This beer really sucks, even more than AB’s other fine offerings. Taste is of corn and rice, and the flavor is of cotton candy mixed with terpentine. Don’t drink this. If you have children in college, call them and tell them not to drink this. Yuk.

0.7
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
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
TheBeerGenius (154) - Pittsburgh, PA, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 27, 2001
This actually isn't that bad...............................................

1.2
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
BarePaw (148) - Pullman, Washington, USA - APR 27, 2002
It's the beer of choice for poor college students. .........................

0.5
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.


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