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RATINGS: 2488   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.82/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Since 2001, contract-brewed for Pabst Brewing (San Antonio), as Pabst no longer owns a brewery of its own.


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

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   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Pikes2002 (4) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 30, 2002
Well, itís no Beast, but itíll pass this Beer Expertís tests. I like the ribbon on the can...I wish I were a BLUE RIBBON CHAMP like PBR!!! Yay for BEER!!!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
teorn88 (5737) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 24, 2016
22oz can shared at Leightonís had tasting on Level 42, London. Many thanks to Fergus for this one. it pours a clean golden color with a small white head. Aroma is grainy and crisp. Taste is dry grainy with more notes of corn, straw and starch. Light to medium bodied with lively carbonation. Overall, OK

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Theydon_Bois (15950) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 24, 2016
Can split at Level 42, thanks to Fergus, 24/05/16. Pale golden blonde with a decent white cap of bubbles. Nose is pale malt, grain, cereal, popcorn. Taste comprises pale malt, paper, straw, grain, light lemon rind. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close. Ok for style.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Scopey (11528) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 24, 2016
24oz thanks to Fergus at level 42. It pours clear yellow with a massive white head. The aroma is paper, sweetcorn, cornbread, light sulphur, white bread and not much else. The taste is crisp, grassy, white bread, soda water and touch of corn with a dry finish. Light - medium body and high, foamy carbonation. Aroma isnít great. Taste is pretty light, so at least you can chug a lot...

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ordybill (1170) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - MAY 20, 2016
Poured from a 16 OZ can into a pint glass. PBR is the "white trash chic" trend beer today. I have always liked it. It has a great hop flavor and is very smooth.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Johnsense (1216) - - MAY 19, 2016
Beer #2 from the LCBO gift bucket a co-worker gave me (thanks for that by the way, my revenge will not be pretty) Clear gold pour, fast fizzy head, a tad bit of lace. Mainly hay in the aroma, a bit of corn, some actual malt presence! Hay, some bready malt, a bit grassy. Watery body with some malty aftertaste.. Begrudging credit where itís due, it slays most of the other blandoís easily. Now where the hell are my monocle and tight black jeans?

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
adamnase (343) - Kronoby, FINLAND - MAY 18, 2016
Bottled, from k-market Karjaa. Pours clear yellow with a light white head. hay, grain and water in the smell and taste. Clean, boring, watery.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
chucklemation (1202) - Royal Oak, Michigan, USA - MAY 13, 2016
Drank straight from a bottle. Has an aroma of bread malts and light earthiness. Flavor is bread malts. Mostly bland, but crisp and highly carbonated.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sccp1910 (150) - BRAZIL - APR 29, 2016
Aroma discreto, cor dourada e espuma branca. Sabor marcante dos maltes. Boa para uma cervejada.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
mrjaxson (448) - .08 Junction, Wisconsin, USA - APR 27, 2016
Maybe a little corn in the aroma after the pour to a foamy head that quickly dissipates. A little corn sweetness and hop bite, but not much of either. I recall my mid-1980s softball team went to a bar after games, everyone threw 2 bucks on the bar and we drank PBR until the singles were gone. Except they never were. Pabst was inexpensive even in the last century.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
PhatCatt (47) - Michigan, USA - APR 24, 2016
UPDATED: MAY 5, 2016 Medium body. A very good, pleasant maltimess and nice color (poured into tumbler cup like usual.). I can see why some people like this beer.

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