Milwaukee's Best Light | Miller Brewing Co.

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52
awful
677 Ratings
THE BROS
68
poor
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Milwaukee's Best LightMilwaukee's Best Light
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Miller Brewing Co.
Wisconsin, United States
millercoors.com

Style: Light Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 03-23-2002

BEER STATS
Ratings:
677
Reviews:
171
Avg:
2.03
pDev:
36.45%
 
 
Wants:
7
Gots:
119
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 677 |  Reviews: 171
Photo of Lahoi
2.1/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Bud Light is the...uh-um...gold standard for light lagers, so I will rate the Beast Lite in comparison to BL, a beer I rated at 1.88.

Pale straw color, minimal white head, some faint lacing. Lots of bubbles.

Smells like what it is. It didn't repulse me, but it did have an odd vegetable smell. Corn?

Taste was OK. Slightly better than the smell. I didn't detect any hints of hops.

Too much carbonation. I belched a lot.

This is a fine cheap beer for summertime yard work, the beach, the golf course, changing the oil, fileting fish, etc.

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Photo of Justglkn
1.15/5  rDev -43.3%
look: 1.25 | smell: 1.25 | taste: 1 | feel: 1.25 | overall: 1.25

Photo of italianstallion
2.5/5  rDev +23.2%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of nuebs
1.06/5  rDev -47.8%
look: 1 | smell: 1.25 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Photo of VABA
2/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of prost2hefeweizen
1.1/5  rDev -45.8%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1.25 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Photo of Muny
1/5  rDev -50.7%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Photo of MizzouBrew
1.9/5  rDev -6.4%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of jwc215
2.77/5  rDev +36.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

16 oz. can - Best by Oct 26 15 stamped on bottom:

Pours clear golden. A white pillow-like head leaves lacing.

The smell is of husk and cooked vegetables.

The taste of light sweetness is balanced by husk. Crisp, clean finish. Not too fizzy.

Good enough to drink quickly. It's cheap and there are worse light beers out there. Rated with cost and style in mind, it's not terrible (but not good either).

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Photo of Spikester
3.09/5  rDev +52.2%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Clear pale straw color with lots of carbonation but almost no head.
Smell is grainy maybe some herbal hop notes.
Taste is cereal grains, some corn sweetness, and a nice lightly bitter finish.
Mouthfeel is watery as is the style. Carbonation is ample. Finish is lightly dry bitter and refreshing.
Overall much better than expected. Great summer beverage for getting motivated to work out doors.

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Photo of bplabernie
2.32/5  rDev +14.3%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of chipper17257
1.5/5  rDev -26.1%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Photo of ShepardCommander
2.25/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Certainly not the worst brew out there. Surprisingly. I had heard nothing but the worst about "unleaded Beast."

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Photo of DerekCarruth
2.4/5  rDev +18.2%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

This was the beer that we always had in school so it's got a fond place in my heart. Haven't had it since school.

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Photo of Eziel
2/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of Devman171
1.6/5  rDev -21.2%
look: 1.75 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.5

Photo of Vikingfan44
4.75/5  rDev +134%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Excellent beer. Very inexpensive. Low calorie

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Photo of DucksFan16
1.54/5  rDev -24.1%
look: 1.75 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.5

Photo of lemmy187
1.44/5  rDev -29.1%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.25 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Photo of BigAl18
1.63/5  rDev -19.7%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.5

Photo of Wasted_Youth
1/5  rDev -50.7%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

This beer is incredibly hard to drink, this is by far the worst brew I've ever had. It tastes like mildew piss water.

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Photo of MisterKilderkin
1.5/5  rDev -26.1%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Photo of Jason_cs
1.52/5  rDev -25.1%
look: 1.75 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Photo of ALC82
1.7/5  rDev -16.3%
look: 1.75 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.5

Photo of joe12pk
3.25/5  rDev +60.1%
look: 4 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Don't like light beers. Beast light is watery and inoffensive. Meh. For just 30 calories more, I could have had Beast Premium.

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Milwaukee's Best Light from Miller Brewing Co.
2.03 out of 5 based on 677 ratings.
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