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Bud Light Platinum | Anheuser-Busch

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1,875 Ratings
Bud Light PlatinumBud Light Platinum

Brewed by:
Missouri, United States

Style: Light Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by DarthKostrizer on 12-31-2011

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Ratings: 1,875 |  Reviews: 346
Photo of courtney80
4.38/5  rDev +97.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

I prefer this to my normal bud light now. I always liked normal Budlight in the past over anything else. And now I have a new go to beer. My only reason is the 6.0 Alcohol content. To me it taste like Budlight with a kick and that's what I love. Now 2 or 3 bottles is all I need instead of 5 or 6..

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Photo of RyanLaCount03
4.3/5  rDev +93.7%
look: 5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

This Bud Light creation was very good in my opinion. The taste was good and similar to regular Bud Light. The mouthfeel was very smooth and very easy to drink. The appearance and the bottle the beer came in was the best part of this beer. I believe Bud did a great job at coming up with a new beer.

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Photo of georgiafire
4.3/5  rDev +93.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

It tastes good and gets you hammered quickly. Any other qualities aside, what else constitutes a good beer? Get over yourself. It's an American beer that puts the desired effect above complex snobby flavors. It is what it is. Good for beer pong and getting lucky on a week night. Unpretentious and gets the job done.

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Photo of kzov21
4.25/5  rDev +91.4%

Photo of apu1
4.25/5  rDev +91.4%

Photo of mwar
4.25/5  rDev +91.4%

Photo of Bradroepke
4.25/5  rDev +91.4%

Photo of JDavidF
4.25/5  rDev +91.4%

Photo of TBOZ524
4.16/5  rDev +87.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I sense deep pilsner aromas coming from the front to back of my palate. This craft experiment has launched Anheuser-Busch into a new position in the marketplace. You can taste all of these tones in one sip. If you are looking for a session beer, look no further.

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Photo of The_Pancake
4.12/5  rDev +85.6%

Photo of tyleeis
4/5  rDev +80.2%

Photo of beerloverbeerlover
4/5  rDev +80.2%

Photo of CassieShea
4/5  rDev +80.2%

Photo of spazx
4/5  rDev +80.2%

Photo of RobTheReaper87
4/5  rDev +80.2%

Not an IPA but not bad.

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Photo of pinkysup
4/5  rDev +80.2%

Photo of JeffSuttonTX
4/5  rDev +80.2%

Photo of wyatt
4/5  rDev +80.2%

Photo of 24garcia
4/5  rDev +80.2%

Photo of a0lbudman
4/5  rDev +80.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A-very clear straw color with a white head that fades fast
S-sweet grain aroma with a hint of noble hops
T-sweet grain taste that stays with you til the finish, but the alcohol seems to take away the sweetness in the end
M-light body with okay carbonation
O-for this beer to be 6% ABV you cannot taste the alcohol, but you know it is there

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Photo of Gilbert93
4/5  rDev +80.2%

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4/5  rDev +80.2%

Photo of DaveAndrew
4/5  rDev +80.2%

Photo of Blakaeris
4/5  rDev +80.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours brilliantly clear, extremely pale yellow. the head is a slight soapy sheen.

Aroma is pale malt, relatively sweet with a slight oxidized sourness.

Taste is more of the pale malt from the nose. A slight grape skin quality that is hard to describe. Finishes extremely clean and smooth.

Mouthfeel is light bodied.

overall, a very smooth lager that is extremely easy to drink. I would never seek this style out, but in fairness there are no offensive or off flavors.

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4/5  rDev +80.2%

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