Miller Lite Ice | Miller Brewing Co.

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64
poor
56 Ratings
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36
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Miller Lite IceMiller Lite Ice
BEER INFO

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

Style: Light Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 03-02-2002

BEER STATS
Ratings:
56
Reviews:
11
Avg:
1.92
pDev:
38.54%
 
 
Wants:
2
Gots:
3
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 56 |  Reviews: 11
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1.75/5  rDev -8.9%

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2/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of Jason
1.33/5  rDev -30.7%
look: 2 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 1

Presentation: 12 oz blue, black and silver can. “The Ice Brewed, Less Filling Beer” on the label, meaning more alcohol and somewhat lower in calories than normal ice beers. No freshness date.

Appearance: Quick foamy white head forms and flattens to nothing, very mild haze under the yellow straw hue.

Smell: Smells of cooked grits. Light alcohol seems process or from fermented cereal grains.

Taste: Crisp with a medium high carbonation, brash graininess with a one dimensional slap of hop bitterness to back up the astringent flavours. Lots of cooked cereal grain flavour, near to cloying sweet. Husk and a corn grit flavour in the finish with a drying astringent end.

Notes: Neighboring insipid, this beer would not even be good to grill with it is that bad. Well maybe if it was to quell the flames. Hard to drink and a feat to finish one off. Not a recommended beer at all.

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Photo of Whiskeydeez
3/5  rDev +56.3%

Photo of ZAP
2.35/5  rDev +22.4%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

I'm surprised a beer this outstanding isn't already in the system and I feel privledged to add it (Huge sarcasim in that sentence)..I'm not sure if it is classified as a Ice Lager or Light Lager..I guessed light..

Light straw colored...no head retention...very little aroma but some hints of sweetness rather than hops which is different than regular "Lite" if I remember correctly..not a lot of flavor...goes down easy and no bad "off" tastes which for a beer like this is a definite positive..does have just a bit of that ice/alcohol flavor but not as strong as some of the other "Ice's" I've had...this is not a terrible beer...It's drinkable, and I guess for a light it's at least average...

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1/5  rDev -47.9%

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1/5  rDev -47.9%

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1.5/5  rDev -21.9%

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1.75/5  rDev -8.9%

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1.99/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 1.25 | overall: 1.75

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1/5  rDev -47.9%

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1.75/5  rDev -8.9%

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1.75/5  rDev -8.9%

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1.5/5  rDev -21.9%

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1/5  rDev -47.9%

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1.25/5  rDev -34.9%

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3/5  rDev +56.3%

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2.35/5  rDev +22.4%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

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2/5  rDev +4.2%

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2/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of magictrokini
1.4/5  rDev -27.1%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 1 | feel: 2 | overall: 1

Yikes. Run and hide, now. Pours darker yellow with the same white head. Cotton candy and canned corn in the nose. Sickening sweet corn syrup and sugar taste. Maybe some grass. A sickingly sweeter version of Miller Lite. Tastes the same coming up as well.

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2/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of Frozensoul327
2.25/5  rDev +17.2%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

Man, this is some rough swill here. Has little hints of it's brother Miller lite, but so many overtones of alcohol and water, it's hard to make out what this beer really tastes like. Gave me a headache after only 2. This beer had little flavor of corn or hops and left quite a lot to be desired. Not for me, but you may like it.

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2.5/5  rDev +30.2%

Photo of Raime
1.23/5  rDev -35.9%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 3 | overall: 1

Miller Lite Ice.

Yes no you read the title right. There are literally cans of Miller LITE ICE sitting in this box my friend grabbed. How the bloody hell can you take a LITE beer and make it into an ICE beer? Doesn't that cancel the whole thing out?!

Look - Dehydrated yellow with a small film of head at the top that quickly disperses into nothingness in the blink of an eye. No head retention and no lacing. Carbonation appears rather moderate for the style in question. 1.5.

Smell - Imagine a smell you don't even want to imagine in a beer. Now do that nine more times. That is the smell of this beer.straight up rubbing alcohol without a tint more. 1.

Taste - Yep. Hitting the drain as soon as I can get a quick read on the mouthfeel. Rubbing alcohol. And lots of it. 1.

Feel - Carbonation is moderate with the flavors all completely diluted. Body somehow manages to become...medium? Lmao. What a troll of a beer. 3

Overall - Well this was certainly a wild ride. Honestly, though the score may not reflect it, this is the worst tasting beer I have ever had. Sure, I love a heavy boozyness....In my 11-15% Imperial Stouts. Not an abortion of an experiment that never should have been made. 1.

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Miller Lite Ice from Miller Brewing Co.
1.92 out of 5 based on 56 ratings.
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