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Bud Light - Anheuser-Busch

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Bud LightBud Light

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BA SCORE
47
awful

4,870 Ratings
THE BROS
42
awful

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Ratings: 4,870
Reviews: 1,303
rAvg: 1.85
pDev: 37.84%
Wants: 28
Gots: 484 | 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%

jrutigs, Nov 16, 2011
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

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2/5  rDev +8.1%

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2/5  rDev +8.1%

bmur112, Nov 15, 2011
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

ROGUE16, Nov 15, 2011
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2/5  rDev +8.1%

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3/5  rDev +62.2%

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1/5  rDev -45.9%

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1/5  rDev -45.9%

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1/5  rDev -45.9%

SeaOfShells, Nov 15, 2011
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1.5/5  rDev -18.9%

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2/5  rDev +8.1%

ColSanders123, Nov 15, 2011
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

shufon, Nov 15, 2011
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2/5  rDev +8.1%

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2/5  rDev +8.1%

rrock44, Nov 15, 2011
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

videofrog, Nov 14, 2011
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2/5  rDev +8.1%

roodie, Nov 14, 2011
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1.5/5  rDev -18.9%

TEAMHOLT, Nov 14, 2011
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3/5  rDev +62.2%

alalvarez75, Nov 14, 2011
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2/5  rDev +8.1%

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2/5  rDev +8.1%

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1/5  rDev -45.9%

justintcoons, Nov 14, 2011
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1/5  rDev -45.9%

Sachsenfreude, Nov 14, 2011
Photo of ckollias
1.6/5  rDev -13.5%
look: 1.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Enjoyed this 12oz bottle out of a pint glass.

A: Pours a pale straw hue with a 2-finger fluffy head that quickly dissipates and ends in a minimal lacing.

S: Not much here - mild malts and grains.

T: Again - not much here - mild malt and grains - not much flavor.

M: Light body and medium carbonation.

O: So, like most craft beer drinkers - this just doesn't cut it for me. If there is nothing else - i'll drink it - but it really tastes like a water beer.

ckollias, Nov 10, 2011
Photo of CowsCanBark
2.42/5  rDev +30.8%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

I've had Bud Light countless times, but I'll review it based on having it about an hour ago. It was on-tap at a local bar, served in a standard pint glass. I'm reviewing it compared to other light lagers.

Appearance: Kind of ugly. Just a pale straw yellow with a one-finger head that quickly dissipates. Literally no lacing left on the glass as I drank.

Smell: Also unimpressive. Just smells of adjuncts like rice and mainly corn, with a bit of metallicness. No hops or anything else detected.

Taste: It's a bit better than the smell, I guess, simply because it doesn't taste as metallic as it smells. Other than that, it's pretty bland, with a barely noticeable corn taste. Very watery.

Mouthfeel: An average mouthfeel for a light lager, I suppose. Light/medium carbonation and a very light body makes it an easy drinker. Just average for the style.

Overall: A below average offering of a light lager, but definitely not terrible if you like minimal flavor and easy drinkability.

CowsCanBark, Nov 09, 2011
Bud Light from Anheuser-Busch
47 out of 100 based on 4,870 ratings.