Bud Light | Anheuser-Busch

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1.86/5
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6,005 Ratings
Bud LightBud Light
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Anheuser-Busch
Missouri, United States
anheuser-busch.com

Style: Light Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.20%

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.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 08-22-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#45,274
Reviews:
1,459
Ratings:
6,005
pDev:
38.17%
Bros Score:
1.66
 
 
Wants:
64
Gots:
1,568
Trade:
1
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Photo of Jobin_24
1.25/5  rDev -32.8%
look: 1.25 | smell: 1.25 | taste: 1.25 | feel: 1.25 | overall: 1.25

its awful, cheap tasting beer

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Photo of NormLobstah
1.25/5  rDev -32.8%

Photo of Riik3
1.25/5  rDev -32.8%

Photo of BZM
1.25/5  rDev -32.8%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1.5

What's there to be said about Bud Light that hasn't already been said? When I was drinking it, I honestly thought I was drinking club soda. There was no semblence of taste in this beer whatsoever. It has the mouthfeel of club soda as well. You could put yellow food coloring into club soda, and pass it off as Bud Light with ease. No one would know the difference until they were ten beers deep and wondering why they weren't hammered yet.

At least I can detect a slight scent of sweetness from this swill, putting it above water.

I can't believe some people drink this bile nightly. I'll stick with Guinness.

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Photo of RusImpStoLuv
1.25/5  rDev -32.8%

Photo of masterofsparks
1.25/5  rDev -32.8%

Photo of M_C_Hampton
1.25/5  rDev -32.8%

Photo of Smurf2055
1.25/5  rDev -32.8%

Photo of loganburgh
1.25/5  rDev -32.8%

Photo of abrodsky
1.25/5  rDev -32.8%

Photo of GntSquid
1.25/5  rDev -32.8%

Photo of crob3888
1.25/5  rDev -32.8%

Photo of EricClayton
1.25/5  rDev -32.8%

Photo of EdelweissDad
1.25/5  rDev -32.8%

Photo of StoutSteve
1.25/5  rDev -32.8%

Photo of porterman66
1.25/5  rDev -32.8%

Photo of JuicesFlowing
1.25/5  rDev -32.8%
look: 1.25 | smell: 1.25 | taste: 1.25 | feel: 1.25 | overall: 1.25

Poured into a fluted pilsner glass.

The beer is a light, crystal clear straw yellow. A fizzy, super-airy white head sits on top for a few seconds, then dissipates to nothing -- but a ring of bubbles around the edges of the glass. No lacing. The beer smells slightly sweet and also with a strange corn-husk sourness, must be the adjuncts. The beer tastes sweet up front, then is followed with the sour/cabbage/corn/adjunct finish. The mouthfeel is light bodied and goes down like water.

Overall, my least favorite AAL. There's something particular about the finish that tastes sour and unappealing.

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Photo of still_thedragon
1.25/5  rDev -32.8%

Photo of BigAlofOrion
1.25/5  rDev -32.8%

Photo of SRBush1974
1.25/5  rDev -32.8%
look: 1.25 | smell: 1.25 | taste: 1.25 | feel: 1.25 | overall: 1.25

Photo of memphischas
1.25/5  rDev -32.8%

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1.25/5  rDev -32.8%

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1.25/5  rDev -32.8%

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1.25/5  rDev -32.8%

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1.25/5  rDev -32.8%

Bud Light from Anheuser-Busch
Beer rating: 1.86 out of 5 with 6,005 ratings
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