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Bud Light - Anheuser-Busch

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Bud LightBud Light

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BA SCORE
47
awful

4,517 Ratings
THE BROS
42
awful

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Ratings: 4,517
Reviews: 1,285
rAvg: 1.85
pDev: 37.3%
Wants: 15
Gots: 328 | 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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kornkid8600

California

2/5  rDev +8.1%

12-08-2011 10:43:46 | More by kornkid8600
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sunkistxsudafed

New Mexico

1.25/5  rDev -32.4%

12-08-2011 08:24:25 | More by sunkistxsudafed
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MrBeer79

California

2/5  rDev +8.1%

12-08-2011 02:23:04 | More by MrBeer79
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blacklabel67k

Massachusetts

2/5  rDev +8.1%

12-07-2011 23:05:39 | More by blacklabel67k
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Bodeman

Indiana

1/5  rDev -45.9%

12-07-2011 22:40:03 | More by Bodeman
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tbeq00

California

3/5  rDev +62.2%

12-07-2011 06:01:09 | More by tbeq00
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jniagar1

Pennsylvania

2/5  rDev +8.1%

12-06-2011 21:57:59 | More by jniagar1
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JohneHoodlum

Pennsylvania

1/5  rDev -45.9%

12-06-2011 20:51:46 | More by JohneHoodlum
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alalvarez75v2

New York

5/5  rDev +170.3%

12-06-2011 20:29:11 | More by alalvarez75v2
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maxk

Massachusetts

2/5  rDev +8.1%

12-06-2011 20:01:37 | More by maxk
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Rochefort10nh

New Hampshire

1/5  rDev -45.9%

12-06-2011 18:04:08 | More by Rochefort10nh
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justinm4bama

Alabama

2/5  rDev +8.1%

12-06-2011 15:55:27 | More by justinm4bama
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zipyth3pinhead

Connecticut

1/5  rDev -45.9%

12-06-2011 06:02:51 | More by zipyth3pinhead
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Mtnbeerman

Colorado

1/5  rDev -45.9%

12-06-2011 01:57:30 | More by Mtnbeerman
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Brown120

Pennsylvania

1/5  rDev -45.9%

12-06-2011 00:50:12 | More by Brown120
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TrickkyGangsta

Florida

2/5  rDev +8.1%

12-05-2011 19:46:58 | More by TrickkyGangsta
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jag21

Washington

2/5  rDev +8.1%

12-05-2011 19:31:41 | More by jag21
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dankster

Colorado

2.73/5  rDev +47.6%

A- clear and fizzy

S-clean but definently adjunct all the way. some barely noted on the back.

T-light beer is a light beer but does have a cleaner taste than coors ever will.

M- does not exist- Alcohol water purifed

O- cheap bar beer with a couple friends at the local neighborhood bar. nothing to buy outside of that.

12-05-2011 19:15:21 | More by dankster
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wilfonzo

Florida

1/5  rDev -45.9%

12-05-2011 16:13:58 | More by wilfonzo
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its65andsunny

Florida

1/5  rDev -45.9%

12-05-2011 04:42:21 | More by its65andsunny
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benbou17

Alberta (Canada)

1/5  rDev -45.9%

12-05-2011 03:06:11 | More by benbou17
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Siriusfisherman

Montana

1.75/5  rDev -5.4%

From a can and poured into a pilsener glass

Appearance: Very clear, no haze by any degree. There is a very thin head on top, slightly bready on the edges. Vanishes quite rapidly.

Smell: As with a lot of other beers of this style, it is very hard to detect the individual ingredients that are present in the aroma. It is pretty dry, some bready notes and no detectable hop character. It does smell like a beer though.

Taste: Quite similar to the experience I received when analyzing the aroma, very little in the way of diversity and detectability. However there is some flavor, most notably the rather single-faced malt flavor. I would describe its flavor as having been bleached, you can tell its there, but seems to have been intentionally weakened.

Mouthfeel: Good carbonation, and when combined with ice cold temperatures does an effective job covering up any other features of the beer. When let raise to slightly higher temperatures though, the mouthfeel does develop some more texture, very light be it at that.

Overall: I found it very hard to review this beer, I could not distinguish any individual ingredients. It is so light and so blended that it really does mask itself from being thoroughly identified. I really do not find the appeal of this beer in flavor, I can only see it in terms of price.

12-05-2011 02:23:19 | More by Siriusfisherman
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zoso1967

Michigan

2/5  rDev +8.1%

12-05-2011 01:35:27 | More by zoso1967
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Shumj

Illinois

1.25/5  rDev -32.4%

12-05-2011 01:09:05 | More by Shumj
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kfourte

New York

2/5  rDev +8.1%

12-04-2011 09:35:28 | More by kfourte
Bud Light from Anheuser-Busch
47 out of 100 based on 4,517 ratings.