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Bud Light Lime - Anheuser-Busch

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Bud Light LimeBud Light Lime

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BA SCORE
53
awful

1,890 Ratings
THE BROS
61
poor

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Ratings: 1,890
Reviews: 497
rAvg: 2.17
pDev: 36.41%
Wants: 7
Gots: 118 | 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 Lime is brewed using a combination of barley malts, non-malted cereal grains, subtle hopping and natural lime flavor.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 03-27-2008)
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Reviews by Pegasus:
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Pegasus

Texas

2.08/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Appearance: Clear medium golden color, with a large white head, scattered sticky lacing, and clouds of small, slow-rising bubbles.

Aroma: Strong aroma of lime, rather like Rose's Lime Extract, I cannot detect any malt or hops whatsoever.

Taste: Opens with a mildly bitter note of lime peel, soon followed by a ghostly hop bitterness, and faint pale malt, the lime notes rise to ascendancy towards the close, leaving a lingering lime peel note in its wake.

Mouth feel: Smooth, very thin and watery.

Drinkability/notes: Quite unremarkable, little more than sparkling water with a twist of lime.

Presentation: Packaged in a twelve-ounce clear glass long neck bottle, served in a standard tap glass.

Serving type: bottle

05-09-2009 13:23:29 | More by Pegasus
More User Reviews:
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badmotorgrunge

Illinois

2.75/5  rDev +26.7%

07-26-2014 14:44:21 | More by badmotorgrunge
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T6PP

Massachusetts

2.58/5  rDev +18.9%
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

For appearance it is very hard for a beer to appear bad, that's why it gets a 4. That is where the high marks end. The smell has a very faint lime smell to it and is the only think you can smell from the beer. The taste is just lime and nothing more. The mouth feel is light and is like drinking a bud light. Overall the beer isn't good. I wanted to try it as a beach beer and is low in abv and comes in cans. It gave me slight hard burn and is like drinking a watered down corona.

Serving type: can

07-26-2014 11:25:01 | More by T6PP
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HoppyBastard

Nebraska

2.31/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 2 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.25

Poured from a 12 ounce bottle into a Shaker pint glass, there was no "born on" date on the bottle that I could find.

APPEARANCE: pours a clear, pale, light yellow with less than 1 finger white head that dissipated completely in about 1 minute, not a trace of lacing, medium carbonation.

SMELL: faint lime, that's all I got.

TASTE: It tastes like lime. I don't know where to go with this, it's fizzy and tasted like lime.

PALATE: light body, medium carbonation, did I mention the lime?

OVERALL: I have to remind myself to "respect beer" at this moment. I understand this beer is popular with frat boys but, it's not for me. This beer would appeal to people who are trying beer for the first time and have nothing to compare it to. It would also appeal to people who do not really like beer. It tasted more like a soft drink than beer.

Serving type: bottle

07-26-2014 04:21:01 | More by HoppyBastard
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PassMeAZima

Kentucky

1.75/5  rDev -19.4%

07-26-2014 02:55:39 | More by PassMeAZima
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Tyecko

Minnesota

3/5  rDev +38.2%

07-25-2014 18:45:04 | More by Tyecko
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Jimbo321

Pennsylvania

1.25/5  rDev -42.4%

07-25-2014 16:16:53 | More by Jimbo321
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tharper178

Florida

2.75/5  rDev +26.7%

07-25-2014 01:41:45 | More by tharper178
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mattday25

West Virginia

1.75/5  rDev -19.4%

07-25-2014 00:49:39 | More by mattday25
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Leschber

Texas

2.5/5  rDev +15.2%

07-24-2014 20:49:36 | More by Leschber
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Keepnitrl

Washington

2.5/5  rDev +15.2%

07-24-2014 16:12:26 | More by Keepnitrl
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bhudish

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev +38.2%

07-24-2014 14:09:49 | More by bhudish
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SamHouston

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +72.8%

07-24-2014 13:47:56 | More by SamHouston
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TucherLover

Florida

3.5/5  rDev +61.3%

07-23-2014 11:33:00 | More by TucherLover
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Ryan82

California

1/5  rDev -53.9%

07-23-2014 10:52:51 | More by Ryan82
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MikeB12

Pennsylvania

2/5  rDev -7.8%

07-22-2014 23:24:25 | More by MikeB12
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OKShylock

Oklahoma

1/5  rDev -53.9%

07-22-2014 17:19:41 | More by OKShylock
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Wasupmx

Massachusetts

2.75/5  rDev +26.7%

07-21-2014 21:47:36 | More by Wasupmx
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Ropowers3

Massachusetts

1/5  rDev -53.9%

07-21-2014 17:05:45 | More by Ropowers3
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John_Beeryman

Virginia

2.25/5  rDev +3.7%

07-21-2014 13:03:07 | More by John_Beeryman
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Petersfavoritebrews

California

3.75/5  rDev +72.8%

07-21-2014 03:05:08 | More by Petersfavoritebrews
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Howlader

Alberta (Canada)

1/5  rDev -53.9%

07-20-2014 21:47:22 | More by Howlader
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XmnwildX12

Minnesota

1.5/5  rDev -30.9%

07-20-2014 21:36:21 | More by XmnwildX12
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jsnyder13

Pennsylvania

2.25/5  rDev +3.7%

07-20-2014 16:59:13 | More by jsnyder13
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CraigTravor

Tennessee

1/5  rDev -53.9%

07-20-2014 06:00:08 | More by CraigTravor
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Bud Light Lime from Anheuser-Busch
53 out of 100 based on 1,890 ratings.