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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.

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limubai99 (9) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - AUG 22, 2001
Schlitz is without a doubt the best mass-produced American lager on the market. It has a light refreshing aroma with just a touch of the hops and sooth light palate with slight citrus at the tail. For over 30 years Schllitz was the top-selling beer in the country. Back when people had taste.

edgallow (4154) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - JAN 18, 2017
From old beer log. Can pours golden with a white head. Aroma of grains and caramel with a few floral notes. Taste is grains

PhatCatt (85) - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA - OCT 5, 2016
UPDATED: OCT 10, 2016 Poured into dof tumbler, small bubbles with overall lively carbonation. Medium-light bodied, overripe citrus, baking sourdough bread.

BeerRenter76 (1007) - Texas, USA - JUL 15, 2016
Originally rated on 9/19/08. Pretty average american macro, comparable to the buds, coors and millers of the world. Flavor of corn, a little malt and hops. Not the worst thing out there.

dug_nichols (1) - Another Blank, Virginia, USA - MAY 28, 2016 does not count
This is the rebound of an ancient 60ís Classic. Gone is the ABM method that tanked this monolithic brew in the 80ís and 90ís. This brand has been re-re-born promising to echo yesterday-years greatness by embracing those Druidic incantations and magical utterances used prior to the greedy catastrophe. Not found in Virginia - yet - but soon...soon...soon

tony2335 (1) - Illinois, USA - DEC 24, 2015 does not count
This is a real old fashioned great beer It wasnít No 1 back in the 60ís for nothing!!

Bacterial (2986) - 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.

Block (2688) - 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.

rdixon77 (2763) - Georgia, USA - MAR 29, 2015
Going through old beers With nostalgia this morning. Pretty much bad even for bad beer standards. Piss and cardboard.

kaser (6220) - 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

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.

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