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Bud Light - Anheuser-Busch

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Bud LightBud Light

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5,012 Ratings

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Ratings: 5,012
Reviews: 1,347
rAvg: 1.85
pDev: 37.84%
Wants: 35
Gots: 610 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
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Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
Light Lager |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-22-2001

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.
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look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.5

A: A very pale yellow with a small soapy head. Lots of bubbles.

S: Default beer smell... Wet grass and grain. Not pleasant at all.

T: Like a watered down Budweiser. It still has the hop bite and bitterness that makes me hate Budweiser when compared to Coors or Miller.

M: Very watery but the nice carbonation and crisp clean feel is refreshing.

O: I would take a Michelob Ultra over this anyday. I find the flavor offensive compared to other light beers. If all you want is to get drunk there are crappier beers.

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look: 2 | smell: 1 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2

Straight out of a plastic bottle at a Pawsox game. My other choice was Heineken..so I decided to alternate. Kicked it off with this and obviously knew what to expect. Watery as hell, and the flavor that is there is somewhat funky/skunky but otherwise inoffensive. I drank two of these without even thinking, as I was chatting it up with some co-workers and eating typical luxury suite food - chicken fingers, hot dogs, etc.

I will end this rambling review with some advice - there are better light beers out there but you will have to spend a little more. Give Sam Adams Light a shot. Cisco also has a good one - Sankaty Light but they are even pricier. Worth it though.

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Bud Light from Anheuser-Busch
47 out of 100 based on 5,012 ratings.