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2.19/5
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4,590 Ratings
Miller LiteMiller Lite
BEER INFO

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

Style: Light Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.17%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by OldFrothingSlosh on 10-03-1999

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#44,853
Reviews:
1,208
Ratings:
4,590
pDev:
34.7%
Bros Score:
2.45
 
 
Wants:
49
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1,199
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Ratings: 4,590 |  Reviews: 1,208
Photo of paresis
2.51/5  rDev +14.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Photo of klupdike92696
2.4/5  rDev +9.6%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of Sk8sean86
3.02/5  rDev +37.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Kips
3/5  rDev +37%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of TerryMills
4/5  rDev +82.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

It is what it is ... One of my favorite lite beers out there .. Crushable and a nice summer beer when craft is too heavy.

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Photo of Chip_Hazard
3/5  rDev +37%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Ericthered121
5/5  rDev +128.3%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of AngusOg
2.42/5  rDev +10.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.75

Photo of miwestcoaster
1.52/5  rDev -30.6%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.25 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 1.25 | overall: 1.5

Photo of Noooddle
2.34/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.25

Photo of Vinman29
4.19/5  rDev +91.3%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 4

So basic. Very good for what it is, because there is never any variance you know what to expect. Plain light lager with no issues to speak of. Mass produced, low alcohol, you can drink lots of these. It's the McDonald's of beers, you know what to expect but it doesn't truly satisfy from a sipping standpoint. At the same time the experience is pleasant enough. From a flavor standpoint, Lite to me has more flavor than Coors or Budweiser light lagers. However, it is not that interesting. It is very good for what it is. A cheap light beer with high quality control that justifies a little higher price due to the quality control. So it's not special but the reliability of high quality production processes makes it special in its own way. It is the Marlboro/Chevy/Wal-Mart of beers. I think it would be really hard to hate this beer, which makes it enjoyable and likeable. This is definitely a beer you can bring to a party and it will be gone by the end of the night.

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Photo of thampel09
2.56/5  rDev +16.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.5

Photo of OriginalWayOut
1.91/5  rDev -12.8%
look: 2 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.75

Photo of WhackoMillah93
2.1/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of wmcgar01
1/5  rDev -54.3%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Photo of rob-mac
2/5  rDev -8.7%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of Premo88
3.73/5  rDev +70.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

16 oz. can poured into tall mug
(best by Nov. 6, 2017 printed on bottom of can)

L: dark yellow-gold, crystal clear, big head of foam about an inch tall and slightly sticky; loads and loads of activity keep a full skin and super thick collar of white foam; slight lacing; beautiful brew

S: that AAL house paint thing ... grain, sour grain ... very weak aroma, so not much offensive but also not much to enjoy

T: corn, corn tortilla chip, loads and loads of grain, pinch of medicinality but also a pinch of earthy/black peppery hops ... it's just a pinch, but it's there and adding something;

F: light, almost watery but loads of carbonation fill it out and make it a model of drinkability

O: easily the best light American adjunct lager I've had, though the style is one I steer clear of over 99% of the time; this beer is good enough that I wouldn't hesitate to go with it when all other choices are terrible, and frankly, I probably will use it as a "drinker" to fill out my fridge when the fridge is running low ... it compares nicely to my favorite AALs, and I enjoy AALs, so me and Miller Lite will be meeting often

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Photo of jmay9753
3.71/5  rDev +69.4%
look: 1.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 5 | feel: 2 | overall: 3.5

I know im of the minority on this brew but i truly enjoy it. Yeah its light and has hardly any flavor but what it has is great and you can literally find it anywhere. This is my lawnmower beer of choice.

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Photo of jbehlar
3.05/5  rDev +39.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of dwarren1969
1/5  rDev -54.3%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Photo of SirFolmarv
1.53/5  rDev -30.1%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.5

A step up from Coors light, a step down from Keystone. Take that how you will. Looks just as much as Ginger ale as those two but retains at least some bit of froth on top as to not be mistook for a soda. An unattractive light apple smell with a bit of sulfer like burn in the sinus. The taste is the same very lightly fruity, but also has the hollow stale wheat notes on after taste. Feels lighter than a soda, which isn't necessarily a good thing.

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Photo of mrcraft
3/5  rDev +37%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Khaack
2.62/5  rDev +19.6%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of Fusion7777
1.93/5  rDev -11.9%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of Jcjackson131
3.5/5  rDev +59.8%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Miller Lite from Miller Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 2.19 out of 5 with 4,590 ratings
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