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RATINGS: 576   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.79/5   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
Since 2001, contract-brewed for Pabst Brewing (San Antonio), as Pabst no longer owns a brewery of its own. The old time Schlitz purchased from Strohís which was purchased from Joseph Schlitz. Different than Schlitz Malt Liquor.

There is also a listing for "Schlitz Classic 1960s Formula". Please note version, and rate in the appropriate entry.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
rondphoto (3154) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - DEC 6, 2013
It is hard to be objective when rating this, because in college, it was the # 1 beer in America, and I agreed. Then the recipe changed, and that was it. Now it tries to make a comeback, but Iíve moved so far beyond the modest expectations of the original, that I donít know how to treat it. It was instrumental in getting me started, so it deserves at least a 2.2.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
njager246 (678) - grand rapids, Michigan, USA - NOV 16, 2013
This is a cheap beer, simple not much to it................................

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
blackisle (1369) - IJburg, NETHERLANDS - NOV 14, 2013
Clear pale golden, frothy white head, vanishes quickly, no lacing; malty nose, corn, herbal hops; light sweet, slightly bitter; medium body, sticky texture, average carbonation; crisp medium bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
CharmCityCrab (220) - Maryland, USA - OCT 22, 2013
Basic adjunct lager with a bit of extra malt and grain in the bill. Not a great beer, but a good buy. A little cheaper than your BMC and little more taste. Itís not going to blow anyone away, but based on itís reputation, youíd think it was undrinkable. Itís not undrinkable. Busch is undrinkable. Schlitz is fine if youíre on a budget or want a pale adjunct lager. Must have changed things up from the days when the brand got ruined back in the day.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
rumproasts (4290) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - OCT 9, 2013
tap. golden with small head. tastes like an old-school lager. decent amount of mild malt. for what it is, this isnít bad at all.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
bartlebier (2820) - Belchium im Biersgau, GERMANY - OCT 8, 2013
Draught at Billy Goat Tavern, Chicago Sep2013. Bit of an Abv nose on a watery pale lage brewed down to virtual taste extinction. Glad I was offered a free sample first.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
tnkw01 (1535) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - JUL 22, 2013
Bottle. Revived formula. Taste is the old timey lager taste from years ago. Aroma is hay, straw and weak. Appearance is golden with a good head.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
ccex (1121) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 3, 2013
16 oz can proclaims "classic í60s formula", implying that the quality was worse or less popular in recent decades. Pours a clear pale yellow with a quickly disappearing fizzy white head and a little lacing. Aroma is grains, corn, a bit of cardboard and the faintest of hops - it tries to be inoffensive. Taste is slightly sweet but hardly noticeable. Body is light with noticeable carbonation. This was the first beer I ever tried back in high school when the jazz band director wanted to get drunk with his students. Iím not sure if itís any better than my first revolting taste of it, but it still serves its purpose.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
csaso (1812) - Missouri, USA - MAY 29, 2013
Tap - small foamy head, pale straw color, pretty typical pale lager aroma and flavor, maybe slightly more flavor than the average ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
ajnepple (4074) - Colorado, USA - MAY 27, 2013
UPDATED: MAY 30, 2013 On tap at the unnamed arcade bar in Fort Collins. Pale, golden and clear with a small white head. The aroma and flavor is sweet malts and corn. Light body with a thin soft feel and a sweet finish. Not nearly as bad as I thought it would be.

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