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Bud Light - Anheuser-Busch

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BA SCORE
47
awful

4,613 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 4,613
Reviews: 1,292
rAvg: 1.85
pDev: 37.84%
Wants: 16
Gots: 373 | 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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Ratings: 4,613 | Reviews: 1,292 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of MrBillyMac
1/5  rDev -45.9%

MrBillyMac, Feb 18, 2012
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

omegaman, Feb 17, 2012
Photo of kclegends03
2/5  rDev +8.1%

kclegends03, Feb 17, 2012
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

zhumphrey, Feb 17, 2012
Photo of RickWesterfield
1/5  rDev -45.9%

RickWesterfield, Feb 16, 2012
Photo of JohnnyMc
1/5  rDev -45.9%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

This would taste exactly like water were it not for the grains and slight hint of alcohol that it has.

This is a very light beer so it is refreshing for the summer or any other time that it's real hot and you don't want to drink something too substantial.

JohnnyMc, Feb 16, 2012
Photo of Cramerican
1.5/5  rDev -18.9%

Cramerican, Feb 16, 2012
Photo of Holland
2/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2

A: light straw with decent carbonation, head, and lacing, but not as good as Michelob ultra in the side-by-side.

S: smells kind of yeasty and a bit sweet and malty - not bad, actually

T: there's very little taste, but it has some malt with an aftertaste of some sort of grain, probably rice

M: well carbonated, but the body is lacking severely. It's like water with carbonation.

O: terrible overall, but I guess there's a category for garbage. This beer tastes completely different (and better) now that I'm into craft. I haven't had one in years, and this is probably the only time I've ever poured a can of it into a glass.

Holland, Feb 16, 2012
Photo of Sheepdog
2.5/5  rDev +35.1%

Sheepdog, Feb 16, 2012
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

ChaseTheAce, Feb 16, 2012
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1.75/5  rDev -5.4%

BMMillsy, Feb 15, 2012
Photo of garyford
1/5  rDev -45.9%

garyford, Feb 15, 2012
Photo of Marti403
1.5/5  rDev -18.9%
look: 1.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1

Not much of an appearance with about a 1" head that quickly disappears. Smells like watered down...water beer. Taste like a normal american pilsner which lacks much flavor or imagination. Really crisp and tastes pretty much how it smells and looks. Let's face it, this is a drinking game beer so leave it for the tailgates or beer pong. Unless of course it's free, then the "free beer" rule applies.

Marti403, Feb 15, 2012
Photo of PeteRiz
2/5  rDev +8.1%

PeteRiz, Feb 15, 2012
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2/5  rDev +8.1%

zrab, Feb 15, 2012
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

HarmonMW, Feb 15, 2012
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2/5  rDev +8.1%

IkeMan90, Feb 14, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev +89.2%

generallee, Feb 13, 2012
Photo of BTFU
2.75/5  rDev +48.6%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

A - It pours with a good inch head forming but dissipates quickly.

S - There's a very slight hint of maltiness and a small amount of hops if it's not super cold.

T - Tastes slightly sweet with just a hint of hops but that is more in the lingering aftertaste than while actually drinking it.

M - It's fairly smooth, but feels more like a fountain soda than a beer. However it does hold its carbonation well throughout the entire beer.

O - When the three light domestics are on special at campus bars, I go with Bud Light but any other day of the week there's not too much for it. It's always refreshing, but nothing to write home about. It's better on draft and when it's not ice cold. Enjoy!

BTFU, Feb 13, 2012
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1.5/5  rDev -18.9%

Profile, Feb 12, 2012
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2/5  rDev +8.1%

dugly2ugly, Feb 12, 2012
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4/5  rDev +116.2%

Duke3nc, Feb 11, 2012
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2.5/5  rDev +35.1%

Pillowburn, Feb 11, 2012
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

sansho, Feb 11, 2012
Photo of Bockerdoppel91
1.5/5  rDev -18.9%

Bockerdoppel91, Feb 11, 2012
Bud Light from Anheuser-Busch
47 out of 100 based on 4,613 ratings.