A can of Coors Light contains 102 calories and 5 grams of carbs per 12 fluid ounce serving. This beer has a 4.2% alcohol by volume (ABV). This is a low-calorie drink that makes a refreshing choice for a variety of events. It pairs well with chicken, salads, and other light foods.
The can was designed by Cuban-American artist Marc Barrios, who emigrated to the United States at the age of 15. The iconic can has been called "The Silver Bullet" since its introduction in 1969. Coors Light is the best-selling brand in North America, and among the top 10 best-selling beers in the world. Its parent company, MillerCoors, is reviving its tagline, "The World's Most Refreshing Beer," for television commercials. The company also is promoting its new, "Cold Activated" cans, which turn partially blue at refrigerator temperature.
Coors light is made with water, lager yeast, two-row malt and four hop varieties. Its unique frost brewing process locks in a taste as cold as the Rockies. It is then cold lagered, filtered and cold packaged for a refreshing, crisp beer experience.
This beer has a small amount of sodium, which is something to keep in mind if you're watching your sodium intake. It's also a good source of vitamin B and folate. A typical 12-ounce serving of Coors light has 0.7 grams of protein. It's also free of cholesterol. As with most beers, you should always consume it in moderation.