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RATINGS: 680   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.71/5   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
Introduced in 1978 as the country's first super-premium light beer. Brewed with a high percentage of two-row barley malt and all imported hops to make this Anheuser-Busch's most flavorful light beer

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
yespr (39962) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 6, 2008
12 fl oz bottle at LAX airport. Pours clear and yellow with a fully diminished white head. Cornish and dry aroma. Mild fruity accent in the flavour, but also cornish and slight cardboardish dry. Mild acidic to bitter finish.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
Ungstrup (33996) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - AUG 17, 2008
Another bored airport rating. A light golden beer with a white head. The aroma is skunky malty as if brewing cereal has been used, and so is the flavor. The body is thin.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 20, 2006
(Bottle 35,5 cl) Pale golden with a creamy, white head. Slightly sweet nose. Very thin-bodied with sweetish, malty accents and some chickenfodderish imprints from the corn or rice used. No bitterness. The quintessence of a macro light beer. 190306

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
Travlr (20907) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 22, 2014
Another beer of my youth. For some reason we felt that Michelob was a classier beer than most of the other lagers around, Iím not sure why. We mustíve been victims of advertising.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
rlgk (17301) - GŲteborg, SWEDEN - MAR 3, 2008
Bottle. Water. But in a way I have to say I am impressed how they can get that ABV into a beer and still make it taste absolutely nothing.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
Oakes (15292) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 23, 2009
It was 99 cents at a hot dog stand, how could we not? Straw colour. Rather watery. Hints of grain. Some tartness, but mostly watery-grainy. Disappeared quickly and painlessly.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
jtclockwork (14592) - , New Jersey, USA - AUG 12, 2013
Can from backlog. Pours pale yellow. White head. Nose and taste of corn, grains and metal. Watery body.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
bhensonb (13826) - Woodland, California, USA - JUL 25, 2007
12 oz. bottle. Clean light aroma of citrusy? hop? So light itís hard to tell what it is. Pale brassy gold color with a white head that evaporated. Very thin in body, very moderate in carbonation, very light in pale malt sweetness. The bitter is simply undetectable, if there is any. A-B can really stretch an expensive ingredient, so it could be a hop flower per batch. Nice watery blah finish. If you canít drink the water, this could work as a substitute.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Tmoney99 (13245) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - OCT 1, 2005
Bottle. Clear amber with small white head. Light sweet aroma. Light body with watery texture. Light flavor with small grainy finish.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
argo0 (13021) - Washington DC, USA - MAR 24, 2003
For my 1000th beer, I wanted something special. Luckily, I found just the beer in an arena suite in Tampa, while attending the NCAA basketball tourney -- Michelob Light, one of the most well-known and well-liked beers in the entire United States. Somehow no one had claimed the last one, and I decided that it was too special an opportunity to pass up. In rating this beer, I decided my biggest concern would be letting the knowledge that this was such a popular beer affect my ratings -- bias can creep in in so many ways, and the last thing I wanted to do was overrate this beer based on reputation. The beer is clear yellow with a healthy white froth. The aroma is moderately sweet and entirely inoffensive. Then I taste the beer, and understand why it's such a popular beer. There's a bit of fizz on the tongue, and a sense of grain, but otherwise this beer could pass for water. And I love water -- in fact, it's the beverage I drink more than any other. As many other consumers can attest, A-B has found a real winning combination with this brew -- I will certainly remember the experience of tasting this, my 1000th rated beer.

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