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:
#45,280
Reviews:
548
Ratings:
2,140
pDev:
46.15%
Bros Score:
1.36
 
 
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23
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This was my go to beer way back in my underage drinking days because of the insanely low price, so I figured I'd give it a BA review since it was one of those "turning point" beers in my youth.

Presentation- Brown bottle with Anheuser-Busch logo embossed. Shitty, crooked labels on the body and neck. "The smooth pilsner with all-natural ingredients."

A- Poured into a chilled mug, because with this one you want cold. There is a loud fizzy head. Its bleached white and short lived. Theres lots of effervescence in the clear, pale pale pale yellow body.

S- The nose is of beer pong, the carpet in college dorms and incorrectly tapped kegs. There are notes of corn and thats about it really.

T- Not bitter, not sweet, not hoppy, not malty. Weirdly sweet, especially on the finish. It tastes watery, like soda water.

M- Bubbly, watery, thin.

D- Drinkability is an objective thing. This one is made for drinkability. Actually "drunkability" would be more accurate. That being said, they hit their mark. The price is pretty much the lowest in the cooler at kroger and I have been known to knock out 12-15 of these a night.

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Natural Light from Anheuser-Busch
Beer rating: 1.69 out of 5 with 2,140 ratings
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