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How Many Calories Are in Malt Liquor?

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Chris Callaway started writing professionally in 2007 and has worked as sports editor, managing editor and senior editor of "The Racquet" as well as written for the "La Crosse Tribune" and other newspapers in western Wisconsin. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse with a Bachelor of Arts in English and communications.
How Many Calories Are in Malt Liquor?
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Malt liquors have a higher alcohol content than beer -- at least 7 percent. Malt liquors can come in 40-oz. bottles, 16-oz. to 24-oz. cans or 12-oz. servings.

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Colt 45

Colt 45 malt liquor is produced by G. Heileman Brewing Co., which is a part of Pabst Brewing Co. Colt 45 contains 174 calories in a 12-oz. serving.


Miller Brewing Company's Magnum malt liquor has 157 calories in a 12-oz. serving.


Mickey's Fine Malt Liquor, produced by Miller and known for its green bottle, has 157 calories per 12-oz. serving.

Olde English 800

Olde English 800, also produced by Miller, has 160 calories per 12-oz. serving.


Pabst produces Schlitz Malt Liquor, which has 185 calories per 12-oz. serving.

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