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Milwaukee's Best Ice - Miller Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
51
awful

490 Ratings
THE BROS
75
okay

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Ratings: 490
Reviews: 172
rAvg: 2.02
pDev: 39.11%
Wants: 3
Gots: 19 | FT: 0
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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norinco

Ohio

3/5  rDev +48.5%

04-05-2014 21:55:29 | More by norinco
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Metalmaniac915

Maryland

1.75/5  rDev -13.4%

04-05-2014 02:33:56 | More by Metalmaniac915
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PressEnter

New York

2.5/5  rDev +23.8%

04-03-2014 23:50:49 | More by PressEnter
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Loco_Joe

New York

2.25/5  rDev +11.4%

04-03-2014 21:09:04 | More by Loco_Joe
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Bstrickler

Kentucky

2.75/5  rDev +36.1%

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

Idaho

3.33/5  rDev +64.9%
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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ParkbrauFan

Iowa

1.25/5  rDev -38.1%

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

Arizona

1.75/5  rDev -13.4%

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

Virginia

1/5  rDev -50.5%

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

Alabama

3.25/5  rDev +60.9%

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

Vermont

2/5  rDev -1%

03-18-2014 01:58:02 | More by VTBrewHound
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Jcarter1221

Oklahoma

1.75/5  rDev -13.4%

03-11-2014 02:06:21 | More by Jcarter1221
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dbarny76

Oklahoma

1.75/5  rDev -13.4%

03-11-2014 00:52:16 | More by dbarny76
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David19457

New Jersey

3.25/5  rDev +60.9%

03-10-2014 22:48:33 | More by David19457
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nicholas2121

Ohio

3/5  rDev +48.5%
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.

Serving type: can

03-05-2014 05:23:21 | More by nicholas2121
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SteveJeremy

Connecticut

3/5  rDev +48.5%

03-02-2014 20:11:29 | More by SteveJeremy
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mernst1030

Illinois

1.75/5  rDev -13.4%

03-01-2014 07:55:58 | More by mernst1030
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Seanny317

Texas

1/5  rDev -50.5%

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

Illinois

3.16/5  rDev +56.4%
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.

Serving type: can

03-01-2014 00:37:26 | More by Beric
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skydogpenn

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev +48.5%

02-23-2014 16:15:13 | More by skydogpenn
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MFer

Pennsylvania

2/5  rDev -1%

02-23-2014 01:24:43 | More by MFer
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Miles228

Ohio

1.25/5  rDev -38.1%

02-23-2014 00:00:12 | More by Miles228
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ChiChi

Maryland

2.78/5  rDev +37.6%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

A reviewer before me typed it best, "A good cheap, get drunk kinda beer" Many friends of mine call it the "Hangover Central Beer" I don't know if they are recalling college mornings or they are just closet alcoholics that drink till they pass out, but I've never experienced this from this beer.

Before the basics, I will say out of all the Milwaukee's, (reg, light, ice) The Ice is the best for flavor's sake because it's the smoothest. I don't know why. I drink beer, not brew it.

With that said, semi-sharp hop smell, bitey but smooth hoppy mouthfeel. No tracing in my glass when I poured it out of a can. Appearance is a boring typical gold color, (doesn't bother me though)

Serving type: can

02-22-2014 22:42:09 | More by ChiChi
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Punchfoster

Pennsylvania

1/5  rDev -50.5%

02-09-2014 00:05:30 | More by Punchfoster
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jbarletto

Massachusetts

1.75/5  rDev -13.4%

02-08-2014 03:10:15 | More by jbarletto
Milwaukee's Best Ice from Miller Brewing Co.
51 out of 100 based on 490 ratings.