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RATINGS: 2446   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.82   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Since 2001, contract-brewed for Pabst Brewing (San Antonio), as Pabst no longer owns a brewery of its own.

http://www.pabstblueribbon.com

Established in Milwaukee in 1844, this is the original Pabst Blue Ribbon beer. Nature’s choicest products provide its prized flavor. Only the finest of hops and grains are used. Selected as America’s Best in 1893.


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2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
retinadoc (159) - - NOV 17, 2012
Can. About as good as it gets for this genre of domestic mass-produced lager. No off odors or flavors. Faint hop aroma and flavor. Clean finish. Refreshing after a hockey game. Will look for it in the post-game cooler usually populated by Lite, Bud Light and Coors Light cans.


2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
tderoeck (6464) - Gent, BELGIUM - AUG 26, 2015
17/VIII/15 - 12Fl. Oz. can @ home (2015-1089) Thanks to omgrich for the going away party favor!

Clear pale blond beer, small creamy white head, unstable, non adhesive. Aroma: sweet, sugary, corn, bit malty. MF: ok carbon, medium to light body. Taste: sweet start, bit sugary, fruity touch, some banana. Aftertaste: corn, sweet, sugary, bit off, meh. Not as bad as I had feared...

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
ElManana (1144) - Scheldewindeke, BELGIUM - AUG 17, 2015
Can at tderoeck’s place. Clean, corn, banana, pretty tasteless, meh bad, even for pale lager.

2.4
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Aggiebob (331) - Huntsville, Alabama, USA - AUG 3, 2015
12 oz can. Corn aroma and flavor. Light sweet taste. Light/Medium body with thin creamy texture.

1.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
SlimHabib (314) - Redondo Beach, California, USA - AUG 3, 2015
On tap. Clear yellow with small white head. Light corn aroma. Thin oily body. Light sweet taste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

1.2
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
thellgren (478) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUL 28, 2015
0.33 l bottle from local supermarket. Quite pale, with a decent head, not too much carbonation. Taste and aroma are almost non existent as expected. This is for hot summer days. My bottle was imported by a Swedish company and it had 4.5% ABV. Also the new edition of 1001 Beers You Should Try Before You Die lists the original Pabst ABV as 4.7%. So, I’m not sure if this quite the same version which is sold in the USA. Probably, does not make much difference anyway.

1.2
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
jsmanigold (101) - Texas, USA - JUL 23, 2015
If you are going to drink bad beer. This is the one to drink. It is by far the cheapest.

1.1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
TychoJames (529) - Örebro, SWEDEN - JUL 22, 2015
Flaska systembolaget. Gulaktig vätska. Lätt brödig doft med majs. Vattnig, tunn och sötaktig smak. Lite gräs, majs och söt malt.

0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
Worsenma (46) - Alpharetta, Georgia, USA - JUL 21, 2015
Really can’t get much worse than this. The only real good thing this is good for is $3 pitchers to help you get a cheap buzz. Oh for those college days again.

1.8
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
LetsRiff (13) - Maryland, USA - JUL 18, 2015
An American classic. Tastes like nostalgia. Lawnmower beer that is refreshing. Widely available and loved by hipsters.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
kryon (1929) - SWEDEN - JUL 9, 2015
Pours clear pizzy yellow low disappearing white head Aromas of malt syrup, citrusy dish water, corn Taste has malty syrup, bread, hints of hops, hay


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