What Is the Alcohol Content of Miller High Life?

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The alcohol content of Miller High Life is 5.5 percent alcohol by volume (ABV). Miller High Life also contains 156 calories per 12-ounce serving, with 11 grams of carbohydrates per serving.

Miller High Life is a light American lager that is mass produced by The MillerCoors Brewing Company. It has a higher alcohol content by volume than some other Miller beers. Miller Lite has an ABV of 4.2 percent, and Miller Genuine Draft has an ABV of 5 percent. For a domestic American lager, “The Champagne of Beers” rates higher than others in ABV, with competitors like Michelob’s draft having an ABV of only 5 percent.