A 12 ounce serving of Blue Moon Belgian White beer contains 171 calories. It also contains 12.9 grams of carbohydrates and has 5.4 alcohol by volume. It is made from malted barley, white wheat and oats, and is commonly served with an orange slice.
Blue Moon was created by Keith Villa, a brewer for the Molson Coors Brewing Company. It is brewed by Blue Moon Brewing Co., a division of MillerCoors. The beer was first launched in 1995 under the name Bellyslide Belgian White. In Canada, it is sold as Rickard's White. Blue Moon also produces four seasonal variations of the beer.