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Milwaukee's Best Ice - Miller Brewing Co.

Milwaukee's Best IceMilwaukee's Best Ice

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BA SCORE
51
awful

444 Ratings
THE BROS
75
okay

(view ratings)
Ratings: 444
Reviews: 171
rAvg: 2.03
pDev: 38.92%


Brewed by:
Miller Brewing Co. visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  5.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-29-2001)
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Reviews by Rhynes2:
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Rhynes2

Ohio

1.43/5  rDev -29.6%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.5

Another college town beer that is more of a tool for getting drunk than a real beer. Ice beer so it's high in alcohol and low in taste. Very pale and little to no head retention. The aroma is non existent. No good characteristics for this bland flavorless concoction. Stay clear of this one. -Dale

Serving type: can

10-08-2008 02:18:47 | More by Rhynes2
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1/5  rDev -50.7%

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Illinois

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2.75/5  rDev +35.5%

04-01-2014 21:49:43 | More by Bstrickler
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JayTime

Idaho

3.33/5  rDev +64%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

I don't understand the piss poor ratings for this. Tastewise this beer is pretty decent. It tastes like a mixture of miller light and malt liquor, and as an ice brew thats practically what it is. There is a strong grain and corn taste to it, but its not offensive. Don't let it get warm though or you will get some bad tastes. Carbonation is a bit high for my taste, but not absurd. For what it is it's pretty good and I find myself actually enjoying them.

Serving type: can

03-28-2014 14:26:36 | More by JayTime
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Iowa

1.25/5  rDev -38.4%

03-28-2014 03:35:22 | More by ParkbrauFan
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Arizona

1.75/5  rDev -13.8%

03-27-2014 14:02:31 | More by ApplePi
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VeganUndead

Virginia

1/5  rDev -50.7%

03-25-2014 01:48:50 | More by VeganUndead
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bushwack

Alabama

3.25/5  rDev +60.1%

03-21-2014 23:37:04 | More by bushwack
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Vermont

2/5  rDev -1.5%

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Oklahoma

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dbarny76

Oklahoma

1.75/5  rDev -13.8%

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New Jersey

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nicholas2121

Ohio

3/5  rDev +47.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Milwaukee's Best Ice Brewed by the Miller. This brew has an Abv of 5.9. This beer pours out of the can a nice amber color with a white head. The taste is that of an American style lager and malt liquor. It is right in the middle of the two. The beer goes down ok for being a higher abv, than other brews on the market. Nothing bad but nothing special . Overall I give this brew a 3 out of 5.

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03-05-2014 05:23:21 | More by nicholas2121
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3/5  rDev +47.8%

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Illinois

1.75/5  rDev -13.8%

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Seanny317

Texas

1/5  rDev -50.7%

03-01-2014 00:37:58 | More by Seanny317
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Indiana

3.16/5  rDev +55.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Serving: 32oz can poured into snifters
Served: 7 February 2014

Appearance: Crystal clear pale yellow with just a faint hint of golden depth. Soapy white head on top. Good lacing.

Smell: Clean, nothing off-putting about it. Simple "beer" smell with some corny sweetness to it.

Taste: Much like the smell, this one tastes like one would expect for an AAL. Not cloyingly sweet but also not picking up any of the strange earthiness I also sometimes get in AALs. Not half bad for what it is.

Mouthfeel: Light and bubbly, just as one would expect.

Overall: Overall, this beer is certainly nothing to write home about. It's a party beer, for sure- a cheap option that you can buy massive quantities of for little money. I got a 32oz can for $1.70 and used it to wash down eight chili cheese dogs. It did it's job, and in a great way. I would certainly consider this for a college kegger.

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Milwaukee's Best Ice from Miller Brewing Co.
51 out of 100 based on 444 ratings.