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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.

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   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
tatinek (45) - South Dakota, USA - MAY 13, 2006
I found this recently bottled. I havnít had it since high school. Golden yellow. aroma of corn more than malt or hops. Very fizzy, over carbonated. Taste of metal even from a botle. I place it only a bit above the American light (read that "diet") beers. In fairness it may have been on the shelf too long.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
Bacterial (2449) - Twin Cities, Minnesota, USA - NOV 24, 2015
Can sent to me as a joke, but Iím actually quite glad I got to try this! Pours clear light yellow with a lot of white foam that quickly disappears. Corny taste. Slightly earthy hop nose with a hint of butter in the nose. Metallic finish.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
Block (1824) - Indianapolis, Indiana, USA - AUG 27, 2015
I had this one in New Orleans. Itís a light beer and I thought it was kind of a joke. Itís bad.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
rdixon77 (1692) - Georgia, USA - MAR 29, 2015
Going through old beers With nostalgia this morning. Pretty much bad even for bad beer standards. Piss and cardboard.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
kaser (4569) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 29, 2015
Bright yellow pour from draft at Baumgartner in Monroe, WI. White creamy head. Fruit and wheat aroma. Balanced lager. Expected it to be gross and it wasn't. Had it before a bunch of times but forgot about it

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 7/20
Driverdrummer (1) - - JAN 11, 2015 does not count
This was recently brought back to South Carolina with the "Classic 60s Formula" tag removed. Was the recipe changed again???tastes of sugary malt, corn, and barley. It does not taste like the great beer I had 2 years ago which was Schlitz Gusto.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
strap (611) - Seoul, SOUTH KOREA - NOV 21, 2014
Chugged a pound of this testing beers for the beer mile. Nothing redeeming about this swill

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
slowrunner77 (7858) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 15, 2014
"pee water all the way here. had it in a can, so no skunk, but GAWD is it horrible. Again, why bother...thereís gotta be better ways to get a buzz, right? gotta be..."

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
Travlr (17652) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 22, 2014
This is what I drank as a teenager in New York when I didnít know better, couldnít afford anything else, and didnít have much choice. Typical boring lager.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
hopdog (10255) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 21, 2014
12oz bottle. Poured a golden color with a small sized head. Yep, itís a Schlitz!

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
TXBadger (2073) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUN 27, 2014
Again, drank a lot of this in college before developing a real palate. Gold pour with skunked grains on the nose and palate.

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