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Miller Lite - Miller Brewing Co.

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Miller LiteMiller Lite

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3,535 Ratings

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Ratings: 3,535
Reviews: 1,040
rAvg: 2.15
pDev: 34.42%
Wants: 14
Gots: 281 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Miller Brewing Co. visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
Light Lager |  4.17% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: OldFrothingSlosh on 10-03-1999)
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5/5  rDev +132.6%

Tywilly132, Aug 16, 2013
Photo of John9059
5/5  rDev +132.6%

Worlds first light beer. Still the best one on the market Wins several gold medals Miller is the best light beer period from america. It was the first, and does its job better than any other light beer. less calories and lower abv than all other american light lagers. and retains some of the flavor.

John9059, Sep 06, 2014
Photo of tainohawk
5/5  rDev +132.6%

tainohawk, May 05, 2014
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5/5  rDev +132.6%

BeerIsGood88, Jan 29, 2012
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5/5  rDev +132.6%

Bmkeiffer, Jun 25, 2012
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5/5  rDev +132.6%

ilovebeermorales, Aug 18, 2012
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5/5  rDev +132.6%

CoreyDingess, Jun 24, 2014
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5/5  rDev +132.6%

JoeRCannon, Jul 13, 2014
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5/5  rDev +132.6%

Rgalvin, Nov 27, 2012
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5/5  rDev +132.6%

RobbieD, Jun 24, 2014
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5/5  rDev +132.6%

cfoley, Jul 07, 2013
Photo of alalvarez75
4.78/5  rDev +122.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Had in a bottle, delivered in a bucket. No Glassware needed!
Cost, $1
Neck - VORTEX!

A:Hazy Straw Yellow

S:Light Hop notes

T:Light and refreshing, slight taste of hops with a crisp clean finish

M:Wow it is nearly as refreshing as water which is what the style is going for.

O:This is the best of the Light Lagers that I have from any of the big guys. As stated, if rating to style, this is one of the top beers in this category... if I want to kick a midget then yes, I'd rate all of the big guys beers with a 1.5... but this one doesn't deserve it.

alalvarez75, Feb 13, 2012
Photo of Dougal
4.75/5  rDev +120.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

A hot day and a cold beer...it doesn't get much better than miller lite...very refreshingly lite without feeling watery. Miller lite and it's cousins get very harsh opinions from beer reviewers but these brewers have spent enormous amounts of money to brew enjoyable, marketable and sellable beer and they have accomplished their goals. It is also a beer that is universal, there are many a lady who will have no problem having a few millers lites with you but ask her to have a few anchor steam porters with you? (I do not mean that women do not enjoy complex beers but as a whole there are some patterns)
It has very very light malty and hoppy flavors...a very enjoyable beer.

Dougal, Nov 06, 2007
Photo of cjnuxoll
4.75/5  rDev +120.9%

cjnuxoll, Apr 03, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +120.9%

pbrplease, Jul 31, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +120.9%

Martok812, Apr 01, 2012
Photo of Silvertrees
4.75/5  rDev +120.9%

Amongst macro light beers, this is one of the very few (if not only) that somehow manages to squeeze in a pinch of pilsener/helles-like flavor. Since I appear to alone in rating ML based on the fact that it is light, I proudly recommend this as one of the best in the category. While I've had an occasional micro light lager that surpasses Miller, these have been rare and hard to come by. Obviously, this is not a style commonly braved by craft brewers. Personally, I think this is a pity, as there remains so much unexplored potential... That's right, believe it or not, light beer can actually be good and I challenge any brewers reading this to see if they.have what it takes to manifest such a brew! As it stands, this is pretty much as good as light lagers get. Minus .25 for ad execs spelling like Toys-R-Us kids.

Silvertrees, Aug 21, 2014
Photo of RyanLaCount03
4.61/5  rDev +114.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

I thought Miller Lite was actually a very good beer the first time I tried it in a small bar in Menominee, Michigan.It was served in a standard 12 ounce beer glass. I really liked the taste of the beer. I was able to notice the flavor of the hops within the Lite beer. The mouthfeel and texture were very smooth. I will have this beer again in the future.

RyanLaCount03, Feb 20, 2013
Photo of Treath
4.58/5  rDev +113%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Poured from a football textured 24oz can into a glass mug. First time tasting it.

A- A nice clear yellow color. Lots of bubbles streaming up. A finger of head that dissipates into a thin frothy ring. Leaves a good amount of lacing.

S- Very faint corn smell. Maybe a tiny hops. Water. Not offensive

T- Fresh clean watery taste. Water, Corn, Hops, slight metallic taste. Not much malts. Not offensive. A nice light grassy aftertaste.

M- Highly carbonated. Crisp. The bubbles tickle the mouth. Refreshing.

Drinkability- Very smooth and goes down easy. Awesome drinkability.

O- Overall, I think this is an awesomely refreshing light beer for a hot day.
It really quenches the thirst without any bad off tastes. Way better than most other light beers.

Treath, Sep 18, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +109.3%

AlexaBlevins, Jul 30, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +109.3%

liq, Jan 02, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +109.3%

Richie23, Apr 14, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +109.3%

buckfever5, Jul 06, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +109.3%

TxMdScotty298, Oct 11, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +109.3%

Sean305, Jul 28, 2014
Miller Lite from Miller Brewing Co.
53 out of 100 based on 3,535 ratings.