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Bud Light - Anheuser-Busch

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Bud LightBud Light

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BA SCORE
46
awful

4,230 Ratings
THE BROS
42
awful

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Ratings: 4,230
Reviews: 1,276
rAvg: 1.84
pDev: 36.96%
Wants: 11
Gots: 203 | 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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rabiddawg

North Carolina

2/5  rDev +8.7%

06-21-2013 19:25:44 | More by rabiddawg
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SMKilp

North Carolina

1.5/5  rDev -18.5%

06-21-2013 15:58:03 | More by SMKilp
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SlidersAce814

Pennsylvania

2.25/5  rDev +22.3%

06-20-2013 23:51:24 | More by SlidersAce814
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ronin926

Illinois

2/5  rDev +8.7%

06-20-2013 04:46:57 | More by ronin926
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LuckyLyle

Texas

2/5  rDev +8.7%

06-19-2013 22:19:27 | More by LuckyLyle
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Fuzzy1179

Hawaii

2/5  rDev +8.7%

06-19-2013 16:49:41 | More by Fuzzy1179
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GFD400

New York

1.75/5  rDev -4.9%

06-19-2013 16:33:36 | More by GFD400
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JRBecks

Illinois

1/5  rDev -45.7%

06-18-2013 21:24:42 | More by JRBecks
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StonedTrippin

Colorado

1.65/5  rDev -10.3%
look: 2.25 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 2 | overall: 1

this is rotten stuff almost every single time, in any format, from any location. ive somehow not reviewed this until now, although ive ranted about it constantly. not just for its low quality, but for its social position and politics, both of which I cannot tolerate at all. I did manage to have this fresh at the brewery though, and must confess that in that context, it is passable, albeit as a light adjunct brew, it didn't have its usual skunky metallic profile. in normal format though, this is swill I wont even usually touch. pee yellow, very fizzy, and tasting like anything but good fresh beer. I marvel at how millions of people consider this the good stuff, and how much profit it generates for its creators. to me, I would rather not drink honestly. the amount of these it would take me to get drunk is sickening, and hopefully I wont embark on that mission anytime soon. aren't they in a lawsuit for having watered this down? watering down water, that's a laugh...

Serving type: on-tap

06-18-2013 17:42:47 | More by StonedTrippin
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MikeyC37

New Jersey

2.75/5  rDev +49.5%

06-18-2013 04:56:12 | More by MikeyC37
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UWBadgerFan4Life

Wisconsin

1/5  rDev -45.7%

06-18-2013 03:01:48 | More by UWBadgerFan4Life
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Musicjunkieha

Texas

1.75/5  rDev -4.9%

06-18-2013 02:31:19 | More by Musicjunkieha
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Haydn-Juby

Quebec (Canada)

2.2/5  rDev +19.6%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Drank straight from a 355ml can

A: I split the can with my grandfather so i did get a look at it. Pale straw color topped with a one finger head. Retention was mild and lacing actually wasn't bad.

S: I couldn't get anything out of the can but perhaps thats not fair as most of my other reviews have been out of a bottle.

T: Very adjuncty. By this I mean the flavors of rice and it seemed like there was corn even though Bud doesn't claim to use it. Fairly sweet and watery with absolutely no hop flavor or bitterness to be found. Very plain but nothing really disgusting in it.

M: Crisp and goes down easily. Very fizzy and almost seltzer like to an extent.

O: It's just a Bud light at the end of the day. I'm not going to say it was awful because really it wasn't. I feel like too many craft nerds like to rip on bud when it reality its not bad in flavor profile its just absent. Probably would never buy it but if offered it I have no real problem with it.

Serving type: can

06-17-2013 18:37:10 | More by Haydn-Juby
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bomberboysk

Indiana

1.5/5  rDev -18.5%

06-17-2013 01:33:28 | More by bomberboysk
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Sean_OKeeffe

Georgia

2/5  rDev +8.7%

06-17-2013 00:14:15 | More by Sean_OKeeffe
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ryutheblade

Virginia

2/5  rDev +8.7%

06-16-2013 22:34:01 | More by ryutheblade
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zmusselman

Pennsylvania

2.5/5  rDev +35.9%

06-16-2013 18:44:47 | More by zmusselman
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CLanda

Florida

1/5  rDev -45.7%

06-16-2013 11:18:28 | More by CLanda
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dbkdev

Massachusetts

1.5/5  rDev -18.5%

06-16-2013 01:36:45 | More by dbkdev
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das_Bier

Alabama

1.25/5  rDev -32.1%

06-15-2013 21:00:05 | More by das_Bier
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TheBeeraholic

Ontario (Canada)

2/5  rDev +8.7%

06-15-2013 16:32:44 | More by TheBeeraholic
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b1515152004

Pennsylvania

2.25/5  rDev +22.3%

06-15-2013 00:24:51 | More by b1515152004
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nickdd

Indiana

1.75/5  rDev -4.9%

06-14-2013 04:59:44 | More by nickdd
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Purp1eOne

Illinois

2/5  rDev +8.7%

06-14-2013 01:46:20 | More by Purp1eOne
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The_Chewlord

Pennsylvania

2.5/5  rDev +35.9%

06-14-2013 01:07:53 | More by The_Chewlord
Bud Light from Anheuser-Busch
46 out of 100 based on 4,230 ratings.