Bud Light Platinum | Anheuser-Busch

BA SCORE
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:
No notes at this time.

Added by DarthKostrizer on 12-31-2011

BEER STATS
Ratings:
1,855
Reviews:
339
Avg:
2.28
pDev:
33.33%
 
 
Wants:
18
Gots:
575
For Trade:
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Photo of a0lbudman
4/5  rDev +75.4%
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 JayJ14
3/5  rDev +31.6%

Photo of Matt2509
2/5  rDev -12.3%

Photo of Chandler_R
1.5/5  rDev -34.2%

Photo of MikeyBadnews
1.41/5  rDev -38.2%
look: 2 | smell: 1 | taste: 1.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 1.25

The beer poured pale with a healthy dose of carbonation. Didn't look terrible, but didn't give the extra frothy head you'd hope to see that resembles a cartoonish poor of a standard issue American Pilsner.

Very stylish blue bottle with platinum writing that looks like it should contain some uber-hipster vodka as opposed to a "top shelf" beer. I can see people drinking this in some trendy club listening to Zombie Nation, or lunkheads in college raving about "DUDE IT HAS MORE ALCOHOL" before downing a dozen of them and ralphing up a chunky blend of cafeteria processed chicken patties and this unflattering swill.

Drank it out of a bottle, but it still tasted like I sipped it from a rusty can. Tastes very similar to Bud Light but filtered through a cheesecloth lined with old pennies. They somehow made Bud Light worse,

I guess it is what it is, and I wasn't expecting anything great, or good, or passable, or tolerable. Yeah it's pretty bad.

Strongest recommendation to avoid. Try seltzer water, but instead of fresh water some type of recycled gray water sitting in a boiler room basin

cheers!

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Photo of Vogey77
2.75/5  rDev +20.6%

Photo of GJ40
3.5/5  rDev +53.5%

Photo of RMelyon
2/5  rDev -12.3%

Photo of aqualung23
2/5  rDev -12.3%

Photo of TheBeerAlmanac
2/5  rDev -12.3%

Photo of IDYVM
2.25/5  rDev -1.3%

Photo of Capitals82
3/5  rDev +31.6%

Photo of Huolis72
1/5  rDev -56.1%

Photo of HRamz3
1/5  rDev -56.1%

Photo of YoudownwithABV
2.5/5  rDev +9.6%

Photo of WKyle
2.25/5  rDev -1.3%

Photo of jellibeen
2.5/5  rDev +9.6%

Photo of TheBrouMaster
2.25/5  rDev -1.3%

Photo of RingoBro
1.68/5  rDev -26.3%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.75

While this beer is crap, at least it has more alcohol than the other mass-produced swill that the big three makes. I first had this on a trip to California and couple of buddies and I split a 12 pack and we were not disappointed.

Overall, it's crap, mass produced beer, but if you're looking for a buzz, it's better than bud heavy/light.

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Photo of AHeaston8
1/5  rDev -56.1%

Photo of Jmerc23
2/5  rDev -12.3%

Photo of Beerme5
2.75/5  rDev +20.6%

Photo of csmalley
2.25/5  rDev -1.3%

Photo of NonicPanic
2/5  rDev -12.3%

Photo of Anacross
3.25/5  rDev +42.5%

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