Bud Light | Anheuser-Busch

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Bud LightBud Light

Brewed by:
Missouri, United States

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

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2.7/5  rDev +39.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

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2/5  rDev +3.6%

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1.5/5  rDev -22.3%

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1.75/5  rDev -9.3%

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1/5  rDev -48.2%

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1/5  rDev -48.2%

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2.75/5  rDev +42.5%

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2/5  rDev +3.6%

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1/5  rDev -48.2%

Photo of sharlie
4.1/5  rDev +112.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

This is my all time favorite beer, for a everyday drink. Whether its after a long day of work or even a tailgate day where you are out drinking all day in the sun, this is the beer for you. It is a light beer that is nothing special. Served cold out of the bottle is best for this beer. It's look is light and carbonated with little aroma this beer is good for any occasion.

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3/5  rDev +55.4%

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1.5/5  rDev -22.3%

Photo of Roguer
1.8/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 1.5

The definition of average. Pale, straw-colored, and clear. Slightly sickly yellow until the brew settles down.

Weak aroma, carrying a sickly-sweet malt and adjunct profile, with a barely discernible layer of slightly skunky, earthy hops.

Very little, weak flavor. Again with a sickly-sweet malt presentation (not sweet like a soda), but it's not so bad that it makes it undrinkable.

Smooth, easy, drinkable feel, slightly oily, with a relatively short finish.

This is not a good beer. However, it's not so offensive that it's literally undrinkable; at a temperature range from cellar to refrigerator, it's actually pretty easy to drink. However, the best complement I can give it is that it's kind of like drinking slightly sweetened, carbonated water.

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2/5  rDev +3.6%

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1/5  rDev -48.2%

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1/5  rDev -48.2%

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3.51/5  rDev +81.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

I thought the bud light was very good. The appearance was a light yellow coloring. The smell was of wheat and a little malt to it. THe taste was very crisp and refreshing and I enjoyed it a lot. Best out of the bottle but the can was alright too. The aroma was not that good and was a little bland.

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3.31/5  rDev +71.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Served straight from a tallboy. Golden yellow appearance and a classic light beer. You can drink a lot of this beer. American beer taste. Toasted grains really come through in the aroma and taste, but there is not much flavor diversity beyond that. A very refreshing beer that has a lively, highly carbonated mouthfeel. Smooth taste, with bubbles, and with very little lingering aftertaste.

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2.1/5  rDev +8.8%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

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1/5  rDev -48.2%

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1/5  rDev -48.2%

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2/5  rDev +3.6%

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1/5  rDev -48.2%

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1/5  rDev -48.2%

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1/5  rDev -48.2%

Bud Light from Anheuser-Busch
1.93 out of 5 based on 5,932 ratings.
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