Bud Light | Anheuser-Busch

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48
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5,890 Ratings
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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
Ratings:
5,890
Reviews:
1,443
Avg:
1.93
pDev:
36.79%
 
 
Wants:
63
Gots:
1,496
For Trade:
1
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Ratings: 5,890 |  Reviews: 1,443
Photo of BlueSpader
3.27/5  rDev +69.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Coltron23
1.83/5  rDev -5.2%
look: 1.75 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of kier
1.98/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 2.25 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2

Photo of deeznuts4431
1.74/5  rDev -9.8%
look: 1 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 1 | overall: 1.5

This is beer for people who are:
1. Alcoholics
2. On a budget
3. Involved in Greek life at a college
or 4. All of the above.

I mean come on. This beer is not good by any means but it gets the job done.

 202 characters

Photo of lawlmartz
1.28/5  rDev -33.7%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 1.5

Photo of Cristoph
1.33/5  rDev -31.1%
look: 1.25 | smell: 1.25 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1

Photo of JNPIII127
1.19/5  rDev -38.3%
look: 1.75 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1 | feel: 1.25 | overall: 1

Photo of WaveDragon
1/5  rDev -48.2%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Photo of EMH73
1.69/5  rDev -12.4%
look: 2 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.75

Pours a very pale yellow with a thin white head. Very mild aroma. I hate to say it but basically this is a flavorless carbonated beverage outside of a hint of malt. Just give me a glass of water please.

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Photo of joshautry
1/5  rDev -48.2%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Photo of Jlabs
1.42/5  rDev -26.4%
look: 2.5 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Photo of IBUBrew
1.8/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 1.75 | smell: 1 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2

Photo of B302
1.84/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 2 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2.25

Photo of BuckyNBeer
2.55/5  rDev +32.1%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.5

Photo of CharlesK
1.52/5  rDev -21.2%
look: 1.75 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1 | overall: 1.75

Photo of NorthernLightsMN
1.57/5  rDev -18.7%
look: 1.75 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.5

Now I'll throw back watery beers every once in a while to kick back on a hot day or whatever...but I don't even want to kick back with this shit. Tried it cold, straight out of the bottle - not impressed. Not only was it watery piss beer, it had a horrid aftertaste. Overall, I guess it's fine if you're a broke college student looking for something cheap that won't kill you - but might get you drunk (enough) after a few.

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Photo of avanhoeck
3.5/5  rDev +81.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of tvenne
2.5/5  rDev +29.5%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of caburdette51
1/5  rDev -48.2%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Photo of Golfontap
2.16/5  rDev +11.9%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.5

Photo of petermethot
2.25/5  rDev +16.6%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Photo of kitekid
2.03/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 2 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.75

Photo of Chuckdiesel24
2.07/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2

Photo of TerryMills
3/5  rDev +55.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Meh... All light beers suck but i certainly see why so many ppl drink this one..

Its basically water that get you drunk, I can't detect any flavors from malt or hops but there aren't any nasty after flavors either..

Very crushable but obviously no flavor either, this isn't craft, it is what it is..

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Photo of Narthax
1/5  rDev -48.2%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Bud Light from Anheuser-Busch
1.93 out of 5 based on 5,890 ratings.
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