Bud Light Platinum | Anheuser-Busch

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56
awful
1,855 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:
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Added by DarthKostrizer on 12-31-2011

BEER STATS
Ratings:
1,855
Reviews:
339
Avg:
2.28
pDev:
33.33%
 
 
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18
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3.5/5  rDev +53.5%

Photo of Augusta3
2.77/5  rDev +21.5%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Pretty much tastes the same as regular Bud Light but with 6 ABV. Pours out straw yellow, and pretty flat. The aroma has a slight alcohol smell and that is about it. It really does not taste like much either. I will not buy it again because I would rather drink a hoppy IPA if I want a high alcohol percentage, but it definitely got the job done!

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1.75/5  rDev -23.2%

Photo of Tylergross1
3.07/5  rDev +34.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

I was expecting a little bit more when I first tried this beer. I enjoy bud lite to an extend and was hoping this would add a little more flavor and profile than a typical bud lite. It is a little heavier but overall I thought the taste was similar to that of bud lite, wasnt a huge fan of the Platinums.

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3.5/5  rDev +53.5%

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1/5  rDev -56.1%

Photo of JOldewurtel
2.5/5  rDev +9.6%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

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1/5  rDev -56.1%

Photo of hoffhin2
2.12/5  rDev -7%
look: 2 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Appearance: Light yellow color with a medium head.

Smell: Has a sour smell with some sugary scents. Very odd smell to me with a mix of random things.

Taste: Has a bitter taste but still tastes watery like a bud light. There are not a ton of very distinguishable tastes that I would consider enjoyable. I was hoping for more from anheuser-busch's more expensive beer.

Overall: Drinkable. I have grown to be a craft beer guy so in terms of macros I was not incredibly surprised that I was not crazy about it. For a light macro its ok. I wont buy it often though.

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2.25/5  rDev -1.3%

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1.25/5  rDev -45.2%

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2.75/5  rDev +20.6%

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2.25/5  rDev -1.3%

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2/5  rDev -12.3%

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3/5  rDev +31.6%

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1.25/5  rDev -45.2%

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1.75/5  rDev -23.2%

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3.5/5  rDev +53.5%

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2.25/5  rDev -1.3%

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1/5  rDev -56.1%

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2/5  rDev -12.3%

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3/5  rDev +31.6%

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3.25/5  rDev +42.5%

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2/5  rDev -12.3%

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1.5/5  rDev -34.2%

Bud Light Platinum from Anheuser-Busch
2.28 out of 5 based on 1,855 ratings.
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