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Natural Light - Anheuser-Busch

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43
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1,860 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,860
Reviews: 529
rAvg: 1.67
pDev: 45.51%
Wants: 15
Gots: 208 | 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: kbub6f on 09-15-2001

Natural Light is brewed with a blend of premium American and imported hops, and a combination of malt and corn. Its longer brewing process produces a lighter body, fewer calories and an easy-drinking character.
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Ratings: 1,860 | Reviews: 529 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of Chris_Gannon
1.44/5  rDev -13.8%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.25 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Photo of 31Sam13
2.1/5  rDev +25.7%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 4.5

If there were a category for use versatility ( ipecac, projectiles) and sheer memories from the days of yore where a case of this was like having a briefcase full of nudie mags, I would not put that amorphous glob into the overall, but what can I do? Beer is a social drink, and this brand did a lot of the breaking in of life and my place in it during my formative years....

Photo of Winston3737
1/5  rDev -40.1%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

This is absolute piss water.

Photo of mattsox94
1/5  rDev -40.1%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

If I had to compare this to a movie, it would be The Room, so terrible you must have it.

Photo of CTJman
2/5  rDev +19.8%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of Bretton511
1/5  rDev -40.1%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

I wonder if this is even beer, disgusting.

Photo of BB1980
1.81/5  rDev +8.4%
look: 1.75 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.75

Photo of Riik3
1.5/5  rDev -10.2%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Photo of RustyBean
1.02/5  rDev -38.9%
look: 1.25 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

I started drinking craft beers about 6 years ago. I'm 29 now. I used to drink Bud Light as a college student, but I would always avoid Natural Light. I can't drink anything from A-B these days. We actually keep this in stock at the hospital pharmacy I work at for alcoholics who have to have a beer each day during their stay. I pretty much have to apologize for handing this swill out.

Photo of StanfordBlack
1/5  rDev -40.1%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Even as a broke college student I avoided this sorry excuse for a beer like the plague. It baffles me how anyone could take a look at the finished product and think it's good to bring to market. Even as a beer pong beer it fails; especially when coors light is a better option.

Looks: Dull yellow, just on examination you can tell that you're in for a world of hurt.
Smell: mildly sweet with a small hint of rice. Not in a good way like a Japanese red ale, but like cheap, mass produced garbage.
Taste: At first it's pungent and nearly undrinkable. Then it becomes slightly dull and tastes of tea made from the contents of a lawnmower bag with a pack of sugar.
Mouth feel: every synapse in your brain fires off as you are overcome with a sense of agony. Your body wants to reject it, but you fight against yourself and take the gulp. By the end of the can you want to cry.

I would advise against this beer.

Photo of mickeyswasp97
5/5  rDev +199.4%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

I sit down with an ice cold can, and only the purest thoughts of alcoholic absolution run through my mind. Cracking open the top and listening to the hiss of the carbonation, I'm immediately transported to a land of verdant, rolling hops and ice cold mountain streams. Indeed, this is a beer meant for kings and gods, that much is apparent from the outset. A routine pour reveals a beer steeped in ineffable majesty. The cascading, golden lager results in sumptuous suds, with a head that literally begs for a deep, long drag from the dry gulch of the thirsty everyman. Beer meant for men, and not much else needs to be said. Brewers can do it right, or do it wrong, and Natural Light hits a slam dunk every time. I love this beer more than I love pizza.

Photo of Duff27
2.17/5  rDev +29.9%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.25

I rated it as I felt appropriate.

Photo of FreshButterbeer
1.5/5  rDev -10.2%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Photo of AngEo
1/5  rDev -40.1%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Acceptable only as a beer pong beer so long as you have something decent to chase it with, but everyone already knows this beer is just awful.

Photo of BryceHardiman
1.11/5  rDev -33.5%
look: 2 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1.25

The price says it all.

Photo of Safa1
1/5  rDev -40.1%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Bad bad bad. I couldn't finish.

Photo of n2492004
2/5  rDev +19.8%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

It's cheap only quality it really has.

Photo of Ristaccia
1.23/5  rDev -26.3%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1 | feel: 1.25 | overall: 1.25

Getting Light Lager out of the way in the classiest way possible.

Photo of Jobin_24
1/5  rDev -40.1%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

awful taste, awful smell... cheap beer

Photo of gordonj
2.27/5  rDev +35.9%
look: 2 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.25

Not good. Watery and a slight skunky taste.

Photo of SirBrandonofMaltANDHops
1.83/5  rDev +9.6%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Super light, watery & fitting for college drinkers or anyone on a tight budget. Better out of the can than in the glass.

Photo of Spaceman_Jer
1.61/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 2.25 | smell: 1.25 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 1.5

Photo of americanbeer_guy96
1.34/5  rDev -19.8%
look: 1 | smell: 2 | taste: 1 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.25

one of my least favorite beers, if its not ice cold you will be gagging as you drink it

Photo of Gabriel_Vaughn
1.65/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 1.75 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.75

look: pale yellow, not as bad as it could be... 1.75

smell: smells bland yet sugary and sweet like fruit 1.75

taste: tastes nice for a bottom shelf however aftertaste strikes quickly, nasty 1.5

mouthfeel: best out of all bottom shelves I have had, on the lower side of medium full, carbonated and delivers a slight slight bite 1.75

overall I will give this a 1.75 nice terrible light low end brew

Photo of Superbohl4
1.71/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.75

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Natural Light from Anheuser-Busch
43 out of 100 based on 1,860 ratings.