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RATINGS: 258   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.62   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
Since 2001, contract-brewed for Pabst Brewing (San Antonio), as Pabst no longer owns a brewery of its own. Schaefer has been brewed in America since 1842, making it one of America’s oldest.

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   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
RiverShark (28) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 9, 2007
This beer is a dime a dozen. If your an old timer who doesn’t want to try new beers, than this one is for you. My grandfather used to drink it, I however will not.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
tillmac62 (479) - Gaffney, South Carolina, USA - SEP 24, 2015
One of the better variants of the style. Nothing offensive, nothing great either. Just a very well priced adjunct lager designed for mass consumption. If the Coneheads drank beer, this one would be it.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
gripweed57 (1056) - Hamilton Square, New Jersey, USA - MAY 9, 2015
12 ounce can. Can says brewed by the F&M Schaefer Brewing Company, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Pale gold color. Big creamy white head. Faint grainy malt nose is barely negligible. Thin watery grainy malt flavor(?). Notes of hay and lemon peel. Pale and sickly, as old American lagers go. Had to revisit this old friend from my youth. Meh! Stay away.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
Eurlager (28) - New York, USA - MAY 3, 2015
From a can, poured into a glass. Aroma is kind of repulsive, it smells like something chemical or medicinal, combined with corn adjuncts. Taste: A little too sweet, and again, you can taste something sour and medicinal, combined with corn and some hops, also, a little too carbonated.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
rdixon77 (1617) - Georgia, USA - MAR 29, 2015
I don't know why, but I have in my head that this is the worst beer I've ever Drank. I'm sure that's not true, but until I remember one worse...

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Travlr (17029) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 22, 2014
My dad knew someone who worked at the brewery, and when I was a teenager, he would throw parties for us and supply his beer, T shirts, and all kinds of party stuff. So I have to give it good marks for "impression" since it shaped my pubescent years. But as an adult I have put away childish things....

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
popkow (302) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - JUL 20, 2014
Proud to drink a can of one of America’s oldest brews. Classic water corn grass flavor but just enough hop flavor to make it enjoyable.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Scrapersnbeer (1531) - Boston, Massachusetts, USA - JUL 14, 2014
The beer to have....when your having more than one. Aroma of corn meal and musty straw. Standard yellow appearance. Overall sweet taste with a little metal bitterness. Kind of crisp for this sort of beer. Pabst is the shelter for all the homeless brands...Oly, Lone Star, Old Style, etc, and has appropriately moved to LA. This one is okay for the low end, and I am sentimental about it.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
jpkeskinen (396) - FINLAND - JUN 16, 2014
Drank from a can on a tropical island. The beer doesn’t have much taste although it’s a bit sweet. Not very good.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
ben4321 (4897) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - APR 25, 2014
Location: Can at Thirty Acres, 4/5/14

Aroma: Standard pale malt, grain, and corn aroma
Appearance: It pours a clear pale yellow color with a fizzy white head
Flavor: Typical flavor of the "style" with sweet malts, corn, and some metallic notes
Palate: The body is light, and it has a thin, fuzzy feel
Overall Impression: Not a very good beer, but not significantly worse than most of its competitors, so it has that going for it at least.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Headbanger (3556) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - APR 16, 2014
12oz can (Old Notes)-Pours a clear golden with a decent white head. Aroma of grains and slight malt and hops. Taste very similar. This light bodied brew is not bad as it filled the void in High School as it was the cheapest beer the 7-11 carried.

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