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How Many Calories Are in a Corona?

author image Chris Callaway
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 a Corona?
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Corona is a Mexican brand of beer that has been produced since 1925. Corona Extra is the original type of beer in this brand, but Corona Light is a popular version as well.

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Corona Extra

Corona Extra has 148 calories per 12-ounce bottle. The smaller 7-ounce Coronita contains 81 calories.

Corona Light

Corona Light, introduced in 1989, contains 109 calories per 12-ounce bottle. The smaller Coronita Light has around 58 calories per 7-ounce serving.


According to Real Beer, Corona Extra is comparable to other full-bodied beers, many of which have between 140 and 150 calories per serving. Corona Light is also similar in calories to other light beers from well-known brands, which have between 95 and 105 calories per serving.

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