The Beer Brands to Reach For When You’re Watching Your Weight

Summer wouldn’t be the same without cooling off with an ice-cold beer. If grabbing a beer is your go-to beverage but you’re trying to stick to a healthy diet, it’s important to know the calorie counts of common brands. Check out this list of a few of the highest- and lowest-calorie beers so you can choose the one that’s right for you.

High-Calorie Beers

    Samuel Adams Boston Lager: 180 caloriesGuinness Extra Stout: 176 caloriesSierra Nevada Pale Ale: 176 caloriesPete’s Wicked Ale: 172 caloriesAnheuser-Busch Ice Pale Lager: 171 caloriesHarpoon IPA: 170 caloriesHeineken: 166 caloriesLong Trail: 163 caloriesKillian’s Irish Red: 162 caloriesMolson Ice: 160 calories

Low-Calorie Beers

    Budweiser Select 55: 55 caloriesBeck’s Premier Light: 63 calories Miller 64: 64 calories Amstel Light: 95 caloriesAnheuser-Busch Light Pale Lager: 95 caloriesMichelob Ultra: 95 caloriesNatural Light: 95 caloriesMiller Light: 96 caloriesHeineken Light: 99 caloriesCorona Light: 99 calories

If looking at all those calorie counts has inspired you to drink light beer, find out which light beer tastes the best here.

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