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Icehouse - Miller Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
51
awful

968 Ratings
THE BROS
62
poor

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Ratings: 968
Reviews: 334
rAvg: 2.04
pDev: 34.8%
Wants: 6
Gots: 28 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Miller Brewing Co. visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-19-2001)
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Reviews by brewerburgundy:
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brewerburgundy

California

3.28/5  rDev +60.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

18oz bottle, pilsener, dated "MAY2410".

Glug, glug, glug, and I have a darker than expected corn yellow beer. The head didn't surprise; an immediate white fizz cake went almost as soon as it appeared and all that's left is a little ring.

My nose is met by a surprising whiff of bitey pepper, grass, lemon, and herbal hops. Other than that there is a manufactured smell and corn.

While very cold, the flavor held up well to the shockingly pleasant nose. As it warms, and that occurs quickly, those flavors fade to be replaced by slightly sweet steamed vegetable and lemon.

Mouthfeel is a bit heavy for the style and a matte feeling is strong on the tongue.

For about a year this was my dad and uncle's go to beer here in Arkansas. A 30-pack can be had for about $13 up at the Missouri state line and this quenched our thirst for a whole summer and more. To be honest, I'm partial to Icehouse and find it to be better than or equitable to most American Adjunct Lagers.

Serving type: bottle

05-05-2010 19:24:07 | More by brewerburgundy
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Icehouse from Miller Brewing Co.
51 out of 100 based on 968 ratings.