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Natural Light - Anheuser-Busch

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43
awful

1,597 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 1,597
Reviews: 485
rAvg: 1.68
pDev: 44.64%
Wants: 7
Gots: 75 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
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Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
Light Lager |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
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.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 09-15-2001)
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LXIXME

New Mexico

1.25/5  rDev -25.6%

11-29-2013 23:33:45 | More by LXIXME
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tdm168

North Carolina

1.93/5  rDev +14.9%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2

Pours a pale gold color with very loose, soap-like head that quickly fades. The nose has an apple-like sweetness to it as well as some metallic notes. The taste is just like the smell; sweet apples, grainy, metal. The mouthfeel is very light, overly carbonated, and somewhat dry.

I hadn't had one since college, but I was drinking out of my father-in-laws fridge. It's basically a haven any and all macros so I figured I'd run through as many different ones as I could since it was free. I would never buy this now.

Serving type: can

12-01-2011 21:08:51 | More by tdm168
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sendbeer

Georgia

1/5  rDev -40.5%

10-22-2012 20:49:23 | More by sendbeer
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PEIhop

Massachusetts

1/5  rDev -40.5%

11-23-2011 02:47:28 | More by PEIhop
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Gusler

Arizona

1.1/5  rDev -34.5%
look: 3 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Well as much as I detest these beers, I was given one today, and as I always try to be polite, I accepted it, it’s been like 4 years since I sampled one, so what’s the harm.

The beer as it pours from the 12 ounce aluminum can, forms a transparent gold color with a bright white head and the lace a very thin sheet to cover the glass. Nose is all malt, sweet, fresh and crisp to the senses, start is lightly sweet, some malt noticed, the top is cadaverous. Finish has a benign acidity, the hops negligible, very dry, guess its better than dying of thirst, but only barely.

Serving type: can

04-25-2004 22:54:37 | More by Gusler
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Tone

Missouri

2.08/5  rDev +23.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

Weak or pale yellow in color that has little head and no lacing. Another light lager that smells of yeast and possibly corn. Fits the style, and that is a sad truth. Light (non-existent) body, but crisp. Wouldn't recommend for anyone who wants to enjoy a beer with body, but it does the trick for getting drunk very cheaply.

Serving type: bottle

11-25-2008 02:27:30 | More by Tone
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dmorgan310

Panama

1.75/5  rDev +4.2%

05-19-2014 03:00:49 | More by dmorgan310
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Brad007

Vermont

1/5  rDev -40.5%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Pours an yellow, fizzy color with a head that doesn't last. Taste is somewhat watery with only a mild corn background. Definitely tastes like drinking fouled water. For being one of A-B's "budget" beers, I'm not too shocked. If you like your beers to go down easy and taste like nothing, this beer's for you.

Serving type: can

07-31-2007 01:59:34 | More by Brad007
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THECPJ

Delaware

1.75/5  rDev +4.2%

12-05-2011 15:56:39 | More by THECPJ
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drummermattie02

Texas

1.5/5  rDev -10.7%

05-31-2013 15:11:18 | More by drummermattie02
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rolltide8425

Pennsylvania

1.25/5  rDev -25.6%

07-11-2012 00:45:20 | More by rolltide8425
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Zaphog

Michigan

1.5/5  rDev -10.7%

07-28-2012 16:20:58 | More by Zaphog
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xnicknj

Pennsylvania

1/5  rDev -40.5%

11-29-2011 23:42:29 | More by xnicknj
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jrallen34

Illinois

1/5  rDev -40.5%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

I drank this from a can.

This is piss colored, carbonated, light gold with a bad white head and no lacing.

It smells like skunky beer.

It tastes like skunky beer too. I drank this a lot back in the day when I didn't know any better, now its the worst thing imaginable.

Serving type: bottle

08-02-2009 15:33:26 | More by jrallen34
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thagr81us

South Carolina

1.45/5  rDev -13.7%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.5

Served from tap into a shaker. Poured golden yellow (don't they all?) with a one finger white head that subsided to minimal almost instantly. There was no lacing anywhere to be found on this one. The aroma was comprised of malt and skunk (literally). The flavor was of malt, rye, and wheat. It was light on the palate with medium carbonation. Overall this was WAY too bland on all levels. Used to be one of my staples in college, for this, I apologize to myself and promise never do that again.

Serving type: on-tap

08-17-2010 19:05:18 | More by thagr81us
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Dogbrick

Ohio

1/5  rDev -40.5%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

It is going to be hard to come up with ways to expound upon "Worst. Beer. Ever." when attempting to describe this brine, because I think that about says it all. Calling this beer watery is an insult to water. Light fizzy gold color with a weak white head. You'll find as much lacing with this beer as you would with a pair of Velcro sneakers. Aroma of mineral water. Weak, borderline insulting flavor and no finish at all. Why anyone would try to explain the virtue of being able to buy 30 cans of this to get hammered for a low price is beyond me. Spend a dollar more and get a beer with a bit of flavor that actually has some alcohol in it if that is your game. There is simply no reason for this to exist.

Serving type: can

12-31-2003 17:32:11 | More by Dogbrick
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Hopheadjeffery

Illinois

1/5  rDev -40.5%

08-14-2013 16:18:35 | More by Hopheadjeffery
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chippo33

Vermont

1/5  rDev -40.5%

12-21-2012 03:15:15 | More by chippo33
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tone77

Pennsylvania

2.5/5  rDev +48.8%
look: 2 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a 16 oz. can. Has a very pale yellow color with a 1/2 inch head. Smell is very faint, maybe some hints of beer? Taste is like the smell, water with just a touch of beer. Basically no flavor here. Feels light in the mouth and is drinkable due to it's lightness. Overall there is nothing to recommend about this beer.

Serving type: can

03-20-2010 14:14:46 | More by tone77
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WOLFGANG

South Carolina

2/5  rDev +19%

07-08-2013 23:23:09 | More by WOLFGANG
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iL0VEbeer

New Jersey

2/5  rDev +19%

03-09-2012 05:19:03 | More by iL0VEbeer
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Cynic-ale

Ohio

2/5  rDev +19%

07-30-2013 11:48:27 | More by Cynic-ale
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barnzy78

Illinois

1/5  rDev -40.5%

11-28-2011 05:08:17 | More by barnzy78
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mrfrancis

Kentucky

1/5  rDev -40.5%

07-01-2013 19:42:17 | More by mrfrancis
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ROGUE16

Delaware

1/5  rDev -40.5%

11-15-2011 20:47:44 | More by ROGUE16
Natural Light from Anheuser-Busch
43 out of 100 based on 1,597 ratings.