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RATINGS: 473   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 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Chipalsa (1311) - Florida, USA - FEB 7, 2012
Hmm... Tastes just like the regular Iíd say. Lightly stale and bready malts are more apparent - making for a more filling brew altogether. Much better than bud light, and only a tad better than carbonated horse urine. Thatís right.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
zathrus13 (1740) - Mount Laurel, New Jersey, USA - FEB 7, 2012
What can you say. A light beer at 6%. Rather sweet, with corn and sugar in the aroma and flavor. Not offensive,but not much here.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
csteele2144 (125) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 7, 2012
Made a buddy buy it and bring it to my super bowl party. Pours like hazy water, no lacing, little head. You can definitely smell the fusel alcohol in this one. Taste is somewhat odd, couldnít really pick out the flavors, the taste gets worse as it warms, drink it ICE cold.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
cooplander (543) - Florida, USA - FEB 6, 2012
gold piss color, aroma is skunky corn, taste is rice corn skunk and lots of sweet water, donít waste your money unless you are really desperate to get drunk just cause of the 6% ABV

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
jandd1983 (3313) - Wentzville, Missouri, USA - FEB 6, 2012
It poured a light yellow color. The aroma was corn with some rice. The taste was very light and not good, rather bland.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
boto (1981) - Granby, Connecticut, USA - FEB 6, 2012
12oz. bottle: A friend felt compelled to buy a 6 after the Superbowl and gave me one to try. This one pours a very pale, clear yellow color. There was a good deal of a white head on it, but alas it did not linger or leave any lacing. Light aroma. A bit grainy, maybe some floral but nothing else. Taste is thin and watery. Can taste a touch of an adjunct (corn?) and a hint of sweetness. At 6% you might expect some flavor, but then it wouldnít be a light beer. Itís just an alcohol delivery device with a big ad campaign.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
TheSponge (342) - Lynnwood, Washington, USA - FEB 5, 2012
12 oz. bottle purchased as part of a six pack at Safeway in Lynnwood, WA. Pours a pale golden yellow not too different than a regular Bud Light. Aroma: Sweet malt with a hint of pineapple. Flavor: Like a more full bodied version of Bud Light (obviously).

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
GT2 (9412) - Oceanside, California, USA - FEB 5, 2012
355mL BLUE bottle thanks to craftycarl21. Into Lost Abbey rastar tulip. Pours crystal clear light golden, with moderate carbonation. Larger white head erupts and settles down with moderate to small lace. Nose is decent pineapple, white sugar, almond paste. Taste is sugary sweet, oily, artificial canned fruits, sugary peach. Nothing bad whatsoever.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
ktrowland (10) - Florida, USA - FEB 5, 2012
Appearance is transparent gold. Taste is watery corn pee. I donít like Bud Light, so the fact that this is 6% is somewhat redeming. Pour it in a glass though...no one needs to see you with that bottle.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
dwaggs2 (1297) - Jefferson City, Missouri, USA - FEB 5, 2012
I donít know why I always go for the gimmicks but I do. I guess I just wanted another rating. I knew this was going to be bad and it was. Poured a pee yellow color with no head. Aroma was corn and grass. Flavor was metallic, corn and yeast. Very, very thin. I think this is worse than regular Bud Light. More ABV which is a positive I guess. One positive is the cool blue bottle. HAHA. Horrible beer though. Not wasting any more time talking about it.

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