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Bud Light - Anheuser-Busch

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Bud LightBud Light

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BA SCORE
47
awful

4,877 Ratings
THE BROS
42
awful

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Ratings: 4,877
Reviews: 1,303
rAvg: 1.85
pDev: 37.84%
Wants: 28
Gots: 489 | 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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1/5  rDev -45.9%

Hoppin_mad, May 03, 2014
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

t2grogan, Oct 05, 2014
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

Mac19872, Nov 17, 2011
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

BenTherHppedThat, Dec 09, 2011
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

SkiBum22, Oct 23, 2013
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

BubalooBrewMaster, Dec 26, 2013
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1/5  rDev -45.9%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

This is one of the worst beers I have ever consumed. I was invited to a party tonight and knowing full well that the beer selection would suck, I prepared myself. The only saving grace was that it was out of a keg and not cans or bottles, so it could have been worse! The pour was almost transparent at expected, with a slight head that subsided quickly. The smell was of light grain and that's about it. The taste was grain at the very beginning, then the seltzer water taste set in with the slightly dry carbonation making up the rest of the "flavor". This beer is just wrong.

Dmann, Jan 25, 2004
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

jonny1138, Jun 22, 2014
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

RoninBirdman, Oct 15, 2013
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1/5  rDev -45.9%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

One of the few beers that I will flat out turn down.

No redeeming qualities whatsoever. More expensive than drinkable cheap beers macro swill like High Life, OML, and PBR.

Pale yellow and fizzy with no head. Smells like musty, rancid water and tastes about the same. Mouthfeel is fizzy water. Drinkability is non-existent. Some seem to find it easy to drink, but I can't stomach it.

Avoid at all costs.

jewski, Nov 23, 2005
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

Afroman, Sep 20, 2014
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

WuAnquo1, Jan 07, 2012
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1/5  rDev -45.9%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Does one heck of a job at killing slugs when poured into a pie tin in the garden. Has a born on date. Shoulda been aborted.

Fun at the bar: Get the tallneck bottles and cut out the letters from one of the labels to give it new names while you're lamenting the fact you drank five of 'em in the first place. Bug Light - The Beer for Backyard Barbecues! Bubu Light - Great Taste in a Yogi Beer! Butt Light! Bud Blight! There's just no end.

Nearly colorless, nearly flavorless. Starts out fizzy carbonated, with a distinct fermented rice sweet/sour flavor that's rather unpleasant if you've had any malt beers in the past day or so. It sweetens slightly over the sip, while the finish is, well, not there at all. It's a "clean, crisp" alcohol delivery device with some vague resemblance to beer. Is that worth spending money on?

sponberg, Feb 13, 2002
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

dgfool, Sep 13, 2013
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

henryclay_, May 16, 2014
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

aquazr1, Aug 01, 2013
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

Jstewart6, Dec 31, 2013
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

NilocRellim, Sep 17, 2012
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1/5  rDev -45.9%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

12oz can poured into a disgusted gullet.

Pours the color of fizzy piss. It's bland and yellow. The nose is like skunky funk vomit and water.

Taste. Litterally this is like bland water. Why would you drink this? Because you hate beer and yourself. Skip this shit!

kingcrowing, May 22, 2010
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

possumteeth, Jan 28, 2014
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

ahugenerd, Dec 16, 2011
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

GOBLIN, Mar 14, 2014
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

jminch, Dec 13, 2011
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

briandaube, Nov 11, 2014
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

acknight, Jul 11, 2013
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Bud Light from Anheuser-Busch
47 out of 100 based on 4,877 ratings.