16 Best Low Carb Beers – Parade Magazine
Many people like to unwind by enjoying a cold, thirst-quenching beer at the end of a long day. But for people who are trying to cut down on carbs—whether it’s to lose weight or they want more energy—it’s fair to worry that their beer-savoring days are over.
If that sounds like you, we have good news: Going low-carb doesn’t mean beer is off-limits, thanks to the growing range of low-carb beer options available today. Here are 16 of them.
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Best low-carb beers
Try some of these best low-carb beers – we think you will find at least one or two new favorites.
1. Corona Premier – $10.19 for a 6-pack
Each 12-ounce serving of Corona Premier has 2.6g of carbs and 90 calories. The rich flavor of this Mexican lager is infused with hints of fruit and honey.
2. Island Active – $17.49 for a 12-pack
This crisp, light lager is made for busy people with active lifestyles. Each 12-ounce serving has 2.6g of carbs and 88 calories.
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3. Partake Hazy IPA – $29.99 for a 12-pack
This non-alcoholic beer is a limited-edition release from Partake Brewing. Each sip explodes with flavor—without bitterness or excessive carbs. Each can has just 25 calories and 4g of carbs.
4. FLIGHT by Yuengling – $13.98 for a 12-pack
America’s oldest brewery introduced FLIGHT in early 2020 and it didn’t take long to earn a fan following. Each bottle has 2.6g of carbs and 95 calories.
5. HOP WTR Mango – $36.99 for a 12-pack
HOP WTR is a non-alcoholic beer made with simple ingredients that create a refreshing, citrus flavor. Available in mango and three other flavors, it has zero calories or carbs.
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6. Coors Light – $9.48 for a 6-pack
One of the most well-known low-calorie beers, Coors Light—known as the “Silver Bullet”—is cold filtered and cold packaged for a brisk, satisfying taste. Each can has 5g of carbs and around 100 calories.
7. Keystone Light – $9.98 for a 15-pack
This smooth, crisp beer is refreshing without weighing you down. Each 12-ounce can has just 4.7g of carbs and 101 calories.
8. Bud Light – $8.48 for a 6-pack
A long-time leader among the light beer crowd, Bud Light is crafted from four simple yet robust ingredients. Each 12-ounce serving has 6.6g of carbs and 110 calories.
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9. Bud Light NEXT – $14.48 for a 12-pack
Bud Light took their already strong reduced-calorie beer to the next level with the introduction of Bud Light NEXT, the brand’s first zero-carb beer. As with all Bud Light varieties, it is made from the highest-quality ingredients and has only 80 calories per serving.
10. Dogfish Head Slightly Mighty IPA – $10.99 for a 6-pack
Dogfish Head proudly boasts that Slightly Mighty is “the #1 Selling Low-Cal IPA In America” and that achievement is likely due in large part to the monk fruit that serves as the core of their custom-developed recipe. Each serving has 95 calories and 3.6g of carbs.
11. Michelob ULTRA – $21.98 for a 24-pack
Another popular favorite among low-calorie beers, Michelob ULTRA has a light but crisp citrus flavor. Each 12-ounce serving has 2.6g of carbs and 95 calories.
12. Michelob ULTRA Pure Gold – $16.98 for a 12-pack
The first nationally available USDA-certified organic beer, Michelob ULTRA Pure Gold has a brisk, invigorating taste at only 2.5g of carbs and 85 calories per 12-ounce serving.
13. Miller Lite – $19.98 for a 24-pack
Miller Lite is brewed through a precise process using carefully selected ingredients. Each serving has 96 calories and 3.2g of carbs.
14. Miller 64 Extra Light Lager – $7.99 for a 6-pack
This even lower-calorie, lower-carb offering from Miller can sometimes be difficult to find, but it’s worth the effort if you are serious about avoiding carbs. Each serving has 64 calories and 2.4g of carbs.
15. Heineken Light – $15.98 for a 12-pack
With a crisp, clean taste and just the perfect hint of bitterness, Heineken Light won’t leave you feeling like you’re missing out on anything—except for unwanted carbs and calories, that is. Each serving has 90 calories and 6g of carbs.
16. Busch Ice – $11.79 for a 24-pack
Produced via a customized ice-brewing process, Busch Ice is taken through a frigid phase that gives it a unique taste and preserves the alcohol content. It’s also among the most inexpensive light beer options. Each serving has 4.g of carbs and 136 calories.
Next up, check out these keto-friendly wines.