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Natural Light | Anheuser-Busch

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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:
Natural Light is brewed with a blend of premium American and imported hops, and a combination of malt and corn. Its longer brewing process produces a lighter body, fewer calories and an easy-drinking character.

Added by kbub6f on 09-15-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#44,243
Reviews:
543
Ratings:
2,117
pDev:
46.15%
Bros Score:
1.36
 
 
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23
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460
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5/5  rDev +195.9%

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Photo of DoItRight
5/5  rDev +195.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Here's why to drink this beer: You want fresh light bubbly refreshment on a hot day. It is perfect for that, so hence a five out of five. This is a basic no frills top quality refreshing warm/hot weather beer, or for when you want a water bubbly light beer. Perfection for that quality.
Plus, you can get three quarts for five dollars out the door. It's the go-to beer for bubbly watery beery refreshment.

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5/5  rDev +195.9%

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5/5  rDev +195.9%

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5/5  rDev +195.9%

Photo of Nattybro47
5/5  rDev +195.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Best beer on the market. Drink 2 or drink 20. This beer never quits being the most iconic symbol of fraternal bliss ever created

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5/5  rDev +195.9%

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5/5  rDev +195.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

I sit down with an ice cold can, and only the purest thoughts of alcoholic absolution run through my mind. Cracking open the top and listening to the hiss of the carbonation, I'm immediately transported to a land of verdant, rolling hops and ice cold mountain streams. Indeed, this is a beer meant for kings and gods, that much is apparent from the outset. A routine pour reveals a beer steeped in ineffable majesty. The cascading, golden lager results in sumptuous suds, with a head that literally begs for a deep, long drag from the dry gulch of the thirsty everyman. Beer meant for men, and not much else needs to be said. Brewers can do it right, or do it wrong, and Natural Light hits a slam dunk every time. I love this beer more than I love pizza.

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5/5  rDev +195.9%

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5/5  rDev +195.9%

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5/5  rDev +195.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Brings back amazing memories of college

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5/5  rDev +195.9%

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5/5  rDev +195.9%

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5/5  rDev +195.9%

Photo of iluvbeer420
4.95/5  rDev +192.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

well first off, let me start by saying that I'm in a frat that makes me automatically qualified to be an expert on beer. I like to get fucked up. Period. Ive been drinking since I've been thirteen, and I'm fucked up right now. good beer

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4.75/5  rDev +181.1%

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4.74/5  rDev +180.5%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Great tasting inexpensive beer by Anheuser-Busch. Also low in carbs. Carbs are only 3.2 compared to Bud Light with 6.6 And the alcohol content is the same for both at 4.2. Good choice for beer drinkers who are diabetic. Can't tell the difference in Natural Light, Miller Light or Mich Ultra.

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Photo of dsev
4.68/5  rDev +176.9%
look: 3 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

My theory is that you should judge a beer based on what it sets out to be.

Natty Light sets out to be the cheapest swill possible that will get you drunk (eventually) and not taste awful. Why not judge it amongst peers?

Do I enjoy good beer? Absolutely. I'm also in college and I enjoy getting drunk in social events. Also, I am in college and therefore I am poor.

Appearance - clear/straw yellow, see-through. Not the point of this beer. 3.

Smell - it barely smells. Perfectly fine for what the beer wants to be. 5.

Taste - excellent; as close to nothing as possible. No nasty aftertaste like many other bottom of the barrel light beers. 5.

Mouthfeel - a little watery. I still like a bit of mouthfeel in my cheap beer.

OVERALL: A

Frankly, there's no reason to buy crap like Bud Lite over Natty Light, and people who insist otherwise (stupid college kids) just want attention.

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4.64/5  rDev +174.6%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

When you originate from a country where most beer costs $35 a case (Australia), you can appreciate a drink that can (attempt to) hit the spot (somewhat) and leaves you with extra bucks in your pocket. Natural Light accepts the challenge. When drinking crap beers, I have to believe that no taste at all is better than a shit taste? This brew delivers! When you employ the one in, one out, rotation from the freezer, it can't be beat! I have drunk many of your shitter brands and declare this one to be the gold medal winner at the Special Olympics of beer! True enough, it's competitors harbor some serious disabilities, but "Natty" shines through.
Only 95 calories, for the healthy minded. (I heard Micheal Jordan endorses this beer!) All that said, my hats off to you Natty Light! Despite the fact you had horrible parents (Anheuser/Busch), you rose above your upbringing and delivered dirt cheap, drinkable beer to those who needed it most...all of us!
P.S. Any of you who label it a "Just getting Wasted" beer, should be ashamed of yourselves at 4.2%...unless of course you're venturing into 15+ can territory?!
Take it easy boys and girls!

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4.62/5  rDev +173.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

Natural Light Made and brewed by Anheuser Busch. This light beer has an ABV of 4.20%. Brewed from the year 1977 till now. Natural Light pours out a light amber color with a nice white head. The smell is bitter sweet. You pick up on malts and grains in the smell of this brew. The taste is light with some brew taste. You pick up on light grins am=nd malts in the taste of this brew. This brew has an ok balance to it , for being a light brew. There is nothing overpowering about this brew. The mouthfeel is light smooth and clean. There is nothing bad about this brew, it has a nice balance to it. Overall I'm giving this brew a 5 out of 5. This is a good cheap priced light beer. I like this beer ,why pay more for light beer when you got Natural Light. When I low on cash I go for good old Natty. I Would buy this brew again.

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4.57/5  rDev +170.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Absolutely love it!!! My 1st choice when it comes to buying beer. Its cheap and for someone who drinks it like I do, thats a good thing. It's very good when its very cold but I could really care less. Not many people "bum" beer off of me because most folks dont drink it

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4.55/5  rDev +169.2%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 1 | overall: 4.75

This is the best thing i have tasted. Ever!!! If god was to pee this is what it would taste like.

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Natural Light from Anheuser-Busch
Beer rating: 1.69 out of 5 with 2,117 ratings
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