American Lagers: American Lite Lager

Notes: Corn, rice or other grain or sugar adjuncts are often used. These beers are high in carbonation. Flavor attributes typical of beer are usually very low when present. Calories should not exceed 125 per 12-ounce serving. Low carb beers should have a maximum carbohydrate level of 3.0 gm per 12 oz. (355 ml).

  • ABV: 3.5%-4.4%
  • ABW: 2.8%-3.5%
  • IBU: 4-10
  • Color (SRM): 1.5-4
  • Color (EBC): 3-8
  • Original Gravity: 1.024-1.040
  • Original Gravity °P: 6.1-10
  • Final Gravity: 0.992-1.008
  • Final Gravity °P: minus

Style info provided entirely or in part by the Brewers Association 2021 beer style guidelines.

4 American Lite Lager Reviewed

Beer Brewery Rate Avg.
Flywheel Metropolitan Brewing 7.00
Shiner Kosmos Reserve Spoetzl Brewery 5.00
Totally Naked New Glarus Brewing Company 8.15
Wild Rice Capital Brewery 6.00