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RATINGS: 189   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.22/5   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.

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NachlamSie (3507) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAR 2, 2009
Headache in a can. Natural Ice clone. Do not drink. You do not need to get drunk this badly.

1.3
LinusStick (3473) - Moon Twp, suburb of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 18, 2009
Ugh...I’ve gone on a cheap beer kick and this is awful. Barely any aroma. What was there was mostly metal. Pour was a medium gold with not many bubbles and no head. Taste was nasty. Lightly carbonated corn water with no aftertaste. Near syrupy which isn’t good for a pale lager. Blah. No wonder the 8 pack was only 7 dollars. Less than a dollar a beer is nature’s warning side.

1.7
Metalchopz (3419) - Cantley, Quebec, CANADA - DEC 23, 2012
Not a fan of Busch and wondering why these make their way up in Canada. Alright, seems like Labatt brews it here, and at 5.5% ABV. Expecting this one to be a bit more golden, but no. Pale yellow like their normal version. White head, does last a while and the lacing is pretty good (almost with a creamy edge). Mild aromas of corn and other adjuncts. Smooth, slightly creamy mouthfeel and medium-bodied. Same for the flavours, mild, corn, adjuncts. Nothing really bad here (overall mild) and I can understand why my friend like this one to get drunk on. The Canadian version seems better, judging from the reviews.

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jcnielsen (3412) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - FEB 10, 2014
Bottle at aLoft courtesy of jackl. Pours a yellow color with white head. Corn, grainy, malty sweet flavors.

1.7
Beerdedone (3408) - Croydon, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 30, 2006
Bottle. Pours yellow with an average sized white head. Aroma of corn, grain, and alcohol. Flavor is pretty much a beefy version of busch, i liked this better than the regular version and the light version. But still not good.

0.5
willisread (3389) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - JUN 10, 2016
Backlog. This one is foul...even highschool kids know it is. Watery and chemical like character. Yuck.

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Viper666 (3286) - Richelieu, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 26, 2012
Canette 355ml. De couleur dorée et claire. Nez végétal de légumes bouilli et de maïs avec des notes herbeuses (gazon mouillé). Mince en bouche avec un pétillement moyen et une texture aqueuse. Léger goût de légumes bouillis sucrés lors de l’entrée en bouche auquel se rajoute un goût de maïs sucré puis en finale l’on retrouve des traces de houblon herbeux (gazon mouillé) avec des notes de sucre chimique. Post-goût court, composé d’un goût résiduel de sucre chimique.

0.5
beernovice39 (3270) - Idaho, USA - JUL 25, 2010
Just looking over the pale lagers and seeing the ones I missed rating, wish I had not.......

0.5
keepersj12 (3133) - Sicklerville, New Jersey, USA - JAN 28, 2013
Yes it looks like a very bad beer but I cant give it any points for that. That is the best I can say about this slop.

1.3
Shag (3026) - Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA - JUL 22, 2009
Unreal I found this, but my ticking ass scooped it up! Smells like expired corn and gasoline. The flavor is not that offensive, well its not good. Lots of cereal grains, corn, and booze going on. This might even be a tad better than Icehouse and certainly beats Natty Ice. But what compare turds? 3 points of interest.....1)Still sucks 2)will get you wasted 3)Less rubbing alcohol burn than Natty Ice or Beast Ice for the same coin. Take that for what its worth. Overall still sucks!


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