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Bud Light - Anheuser-Busch

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Bud LightBud Light

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BA SCORE
47
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4,301 Ratings
THE BROS
42
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Ratings: 4,301
Reviews: 1,276
rAvg: 1.85
pDev: 36.76%
Wants: 15
Gots: 232 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Anheuser-Busch visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
Light Lager |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Bud Light is brewed using a blend of premium aroma hop varieties, both American-grown and imported, and a combination of barley malts and rice. Its superior drinkability and refreshing flavor makes it the world’s favorite light beer.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-22-2001)
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cbarrett4

Oregon

1.25/5  rDev -32.4%
look: 2 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 2

I tasted my friend's bud light, just because I was wondering if it had improved since college (even in college I wouldn't drink it... though I did drink Miller Lite...)

This is not a terrible beer... not like bud light clamato... but it is pretty flavorless and unimpressive. It pours crystal clear, light, and with little head and lacks lace (probably because novice drinkers don't want or appreciate a thick head). The smell is funky, light, and smells like old, stale Pale Ale. The beer tastes like alcoholic perrier... again, not terrible, but nothing to it. There is literally no finish. Possibly as a marketing ploy to keep people drinking it rapidly. I wouldn't say this is the worst beer... but it's pretty bad.

Serving type: bottle

11-26-2009 05:15:55 | More by cbarrett4
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Bud Light from Anheuser-Busch
47 out of 100 based on 4,301 ratings.