Bud Light Platinum | Anheuser-Busch

BA SCORE
56
awful
1,857 Ratings
THE BROS
60
poor
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Bud Light PlatinumBud Light Platinum
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Anheuser-Busch
Missouri, United States
anheuser-busch.com

Style: Light Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by DarthKostrizer on 12-31-2011

BEER STATS
Ratings:
1,857
Reviews:
340
Avg:
2.28
pDev:
33.77%
 
 
Wants:
18
Gots:
576
For Trade:
0
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1.32/5  rDev -42.1%
look: 1 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.5

I've never been a Bud Light fan, but I was curious about this one. I didn't wanna spend 7 bucks on a six pack, so I decided to wait for a double deuce to come out. Finally saw one at the gas station and picked it up. Boy I sure am glad I didn't buy a sixer.

I agree with the guy below me, Anheuser-Busch took a lousy beer and made it terrible. Pours out light yellow (probably why they call it platinum) and foamy as all hell. If you were to take a Bud Light, and pour two restaurant sugar packets in it, you'd have this.

I always try to find something good in every beer I try, but it's nowhere to be found here. I hate to slam a beer like this, but this is just awful. Not worth a dime, I'd take a Natty Light any day over this.

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2/5  rDev -12.3%

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2.22/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 2 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 2

12 oz bottle into nonic

A: clear, carbonated and barely straw colored

S: sweet grain and not very much of it

T: overwhelmingly sweet, slight bitterness, hint of alcohol, cooked grain

M: light, clean, slight burn

O: They took a pretty bad beer and made it worse. This one is getting dumped.

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look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Poured into a standard pint glass, color is straw gold, head is 1/2'' thick, but dissipates immediately.

Smell is grainy, bland, corn, ugh.

Taste is all corn and awful grain - i'm going to pour out a portion of it.

Mouthfeel is way over caronated, too crisp and mixed with over sweetened - but not to balance or blend.

Overall, awful beer.

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Bud Light Platinum from Anheuser-Busch
2.28 out of 5 based on 1,857 ratings.
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