May 01, 2019

The MillerCoors vs. Anheuser-Busch corn syrup conundrum: Are transformed ingredients still ingredients?

By Taylor C. Foss
Craft Brewing Business

With this simple advertising taunt featured during the 2019 Superbowl — “Miller Lite uses corn syrup” — Anheuser-Busch has wound up on the receiving end of a lawsuit filed by MillerCoors over the use of corn syrup as a brewing adjunct. While millions of television viewers may have chuckled at the spot, MillerCoors is not among those laughing.