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RATINGS: 483   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.63/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
Bud Light Platinum has reinvented the category of light beer. Within each cobalt blue bottle lies a bold formula thatís triple filtered with a smooth finish to create its stop shelf taste. Its the first of its kind, and the only beer worthy of the name Bud Light Platinum.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
TomTron (450) - South Carolina, USA - FEB 17, 2012
This would be the beer if Bud light, Bud diesel, Bud Ice and Bud Dry had a baby. Pretty much a weaker malt liquor that isnít as offensive.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
oobawa (626) - South Carolina, USA - FEB 16, 2012
The best thing about this beer is that, when poured correctly, it can put out a fire.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
BlackWarrior (203) - Spartanburg, South Carolina, USA - FEB 16, 2012
Yellow w/ small white head that actually leaves a hint of lacing. Has that light lager grains of nothing smell, with a touch of alcohol. At first it was what youíd expect from a light lager, metallic, corny, no discernible hops. As it warms though there is a funky chemical flavor to the aftertaste. Itís sweet, but also reminds me of model glue. Itís not good. Iíd rather save $2 per 6er and get Miller High Life if I have to get shit beer.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
KlnuSftly (1) - - FEB 15, 2012 does not count
I am going to sum this up quick.......MR. BEER KIT, this beer is made of a hint of barley, and hops. The rest is a booster!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Blairgus (3884) - California, USA - FEB 15, 2012
15 feb 2012, bottle. pale yellow, almost clear. clear, some bubbles. i think this is paler than bud light and it smells fainter than bud light. but it is a bud light smell; slightly sweet lager with the faintest bit of higher alcohol aroma. thin body and a bit fizzy. actually tastes blander than bud light, but there is an alcohol kick at the end. i really donít understand this. itís not worse that bud light, but oddly weaker in areas.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
craftycarl21 (2338) - Seattle, Washington, USA - FEB 12, 2012
Blue bottle. Basically clear yellow pour. Nose of cereal grain, light metal, touch of vegetable, and a bit of oat and wheat. Not actually completely horrendous, but not good in any way whatsoever.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Finhead (1528) - OFallon, Illinois, USA - FEB 12, 2012
An extremely pale yellow pour with a thin white head. There is virtually no aroma to speak of. It has light body with a crisp texture and fizzy carbonation. The taste has a very faint fruitiness, like a bad, overly carbonated wine.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
thechandler (593) - Charleston, West Virginia, USA - FEB 11, 2012
Blue bottle. No aroma at all. Flavor is practically non-existent. Not even in the way that Bud Light has no flavor. This just doesnít have flavor. I compared it to setting a glass of mineral water next to a glass of actual beer and hoping the water would absorb flavor via osmosis. The result is Bud Light Platinum.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
phaleslu (8969) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - FEB 11, 2012
12 oz. bottle at a local Greek restaurant in St. Louis. Served in a 10 oz. glass for some reason. Blue glass, how special. Pours a very, very light, pale yellow-gold with a finger of fizzy white head. Not much aroma here, but nothing unpleasant- pale malts, sugars, some fruity sweetness. Same with the flavor, sugars and dry, pale malts and a metallic note. Is that platinum? I guess this is marketed at the aggressive frat boy/underage drinker crowd, more bang for your buck. I guess itís nice to have something cheap that delivers the goods without being nasty.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
crossovert (10675) - Illinois, USA - FEB 10, 2012
Blue twist off. Luckily found a single that I just was going to sample and give to someone else. It starts out just like mineral water but has a nasty tangy aftertaste. I havenít vomited since I was 8 years old but this made me cringe, something beers rarely make me do, even adjunct lagers or infected beers.

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