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Michelob Golden Draft Light - Anheuser-Busch

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BA SCORE
57
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220 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 220
Reviews: 92
rAvg: 2.32
pDev: 35.78%
Wants: 5
Gots: 10 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
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Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
Light Lager |  4.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Michelob Golden Draft Light is a premium cold filtered light lager beer that is brewed using a blend of two-row and six-row barley malt, premium American hops and rice to create its smooth, refreshing taste. It also undergoes a longer brewing process to produce a lighter taste, and fewer calories.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 01-24-2002)
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budgood1

Minnesota

1.13/5  rDev -51.3%

had this over the weekend too.....probably the worst beer ever made....maybe even worse than coors light. it's like drinking bad tasting seltzer water. i imagine the only redeeeming quality of this beer is..........um..........well i can't think of one right now, but it was free anyway.

03-25-2002 00:55:45 | More by budgood1
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arvjunk

Minnesota

1.05/5  rDev -54.7%

Appearance - poured in a pint glass, light golden yellow, thick fluffy white head. Goes away almost as fast as it came

Smell - muted, grassy, boring. Nothing special about and about what you expect

Taste - it has that weird quality that comes from the corn being a major part of the recipe. It's a little funky, kind of buttery and really weird (for me at least). There isn't anything in the taste that is appealing to me

Mouthfeel - smooth and creamy. Carbonation is prickly on the tongue

Overall - there is absolutely nothing about this beer that is enjoyable for me. I don't judge those that enjoy it, but it is not for me

04-03-2011 09:23:13 | More by arvjunk
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icemonkey908

Minnesota

1.05/5  rDev -54.7%

This beer is extremely popular in Minnesota. Growing up around here, it is was by far the most common beer around. I have not been able to figure out the appeal of this beer. I have had many chances to sample it, since it is usually the free beer being provided at events.

Comes in a plastic cup, straw yellow and fizzy looking. The odor is extremely mild, almost non existent. Maybe there is a little rice or something, but nothing pleasant. The taste is what really brings this beer down. The first couple sips are bearable, but the beer just continues to get funkier and funkier. The only way to drink this beer is really fast when it is really cold. Otherwise, don't bother at all.

05-28-2007 23:42:02 | More by icemonkey908
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RDW

Nebraska

1/5  rDev -56.9%

03-04-2012 05:32:14 | More by RDW
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Will96

Minnesota

1/5  rDev -56.9%

09-01-2012 11:26:32 | More by Will96
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cmdmzmjm

Illinois

1/5  rDev -56.9%

02-05-2012 15:26:08 | More by cmdmzmjm
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danfix99

Minnesota

1/5  rDev -56.9%

06-21-2013 01:06:54 | More by danfix99
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Erdinger2003

Iowa

1/5  rDev -56.9%

The head doesn't really exist and there is also no lacing. The color is golden and clear...almost like water. Smell is like urine. Taste is bad, doesn't taste anything but funky. Really carbonated and not very enjoyable. I will never have this beer again.

08-22-2006 05:54:36 | More by Erdinger2003
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RushLimbmalt

Minnesota

1/5  rDev -56.9%

All of my friends love this beer. I think they are crazy. It is a pale yellow lager with a bitter flavor and a generic macro light beer body. I only drink this beer when there is nothing else available. I should have went up to the bar and had a Summit Oktoberfest instead. What a waste of time money and liver.

11-08-2004 01:38:47 | More by RushLimbmalt
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Tertullian007

Missouri

1/5  rDev -56.9%

08-26-2013 22:35:40 | More by Tertullian007
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zzurn


1/5  rDev -56.9%

02-08-2013 07:41:18 | More by zzurn
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Johnhaley1989

North Dakota

1/5  rDev -56.9%

10-05-2012 19:18:32 | More by Johnhaley1989
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green_plastic

Wisconsin

1/5  rDev -56.9%

08-05-2014 12:48:48 | More by green_plastic
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Disease

Minnesota

1/5  rDev -56.9%

05-17-2012 06:26:13 | More by Disease
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Sytraxis

Minnesota

1/5  rDev -56.9%

05-17-2012 05:20:46 | More by Sytraxis
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brock146

Nevada

1/5  rDev -56.9%

05-30-2012 20:07:42 | More by brock146
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MNBeerGeek

Minnesota

1/5  rDev -56.9%

08-02-2014 00:55:58 | More by MNBeerGeek
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VTBrewHound

Vermont

1/5  rDev -56.9%

07-05-2014 01:13:08 | More by VTBrewHound
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heytomcat

Minnesota

1/5  rDev -56.9%

08-22-2013 02:45:47 | More by heytomcat
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ParkbrauFan

Iowa

1/5  rDev -56.9%

04-01-2014 02:17:53 | More by ParkbrauFan
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Michelob Golden Draft Light from Anheuser-Busch
57 out of 100 based on 220 ratings.