1. The BeerAdvocate Store is back! Pre-order your stuff now. Items begin shipping Dec 15. Christmas deadline = Dec 18 @ 5pm EST.
  2. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  3. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Schlitz - JOS. Schlitz Brewing Co. (Pabst)

Not Rated.
SchlitzSchlitz

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
68
poor

709 Ratings
THE BROS
83
good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 709
Reviews: 324
rAvg: 2.91
pDev: 26.46%
Wants: 23
Gots: 29 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
JOS. Schlitz Brewing Co. (Pabst) visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  4.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

Brewed under contract for Pabst by Miller Brewing Co.

Entry for 12 oz. cans and draft only.

"Classic 1960's formula" Schlitz reintroduced in 2008 is known as "Schlitz Gusto". Available in 12 oz. bottles, 16 oz. "tallboy" cans, and draft:  http://beeradvocate.com/beer/profi ... /106/44315 

(Beer added by: BeerAngel on 05-29-2000)
View: Beers (6) | Events
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | Likes | High | Low | Top Raters | Read the Alström Bros Beer Reviews and Beer Ratings of Schlitz Alström Bros
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 709 | Reviews: 324 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of Giesch
2.32/5  rDev -20.3%

Photo of BBelch
3.3/5  rDev +13.4%

Photo of Dsutterfield
3.48/5  rDev +19.6%

Photo of HardyA
2.96/5  rDev +1.7%

Photo of IpeeA
2/5  rDev -31.3%

Photo of GeorgeAKeim
1.75/5  rDev -39.9%

Photo of Alpha309
1/5  rDev -65.6%

Photo of Pjd2
3.2/5  rDev +10%

Photo of jmbot4371
3.75/5  rDev +28.9%

Photo of seablue66
5/5  rDev +71.8%

Photo of Rohenknight
1.96/5  rDev -32.6%

Photo of buzzedup
1/5  rDev -65.6%

Photo of BabaBeer
2.75/5  rDev -5.5%

Photo of MegaHurricaneDitka
4.04/5  rDev +38.8%

Photo of Rcaisse
2.4/5  rDev -17.5%

Photo of Svyturys30
2.25/5  rDev -22.7%

Photo of 302BeerGuy
3.5/5  rDev +20.3%

Photo of dr_howard
3/5  rDev +3.1%

Photo of StrayteEDGE
2/5  rDev -31.3%

Photo of nicholas2121
4/5  rDev +37.5%

Schlitz was great drinking brew. This brew had an ABV of 4.6% It pours out a nice amber color with a nice white head. The brew went down smooth. I really Like this brew when it was out on the market. It it a shame It is retired. Overall I giving this brew a 4 out 5

This is a Re review of This brew. got the last six pack. 10/23/14

Schlitz brewed JOS. Schlitz Brewing Co. (Pabst) with an ABV of 4.6%. This brew pours out a nice amber color with a nice white head. The smell is rich with grains and malts. This brew has look and the smell of an American Lager. The taste is smooth but sweet. There is a lot of flavor in this brew. The mouthfeel is nice and clean. There is nothing over powering in this brew. I really like this brew. it has a nice crisp taste to it. Overall I'm giving this brew a 4 out 5.

Photo of Mr_Snrub
3.5/5  rDev +20.3%

Photo of little_star
3/5  rDev +3.1%

Photo of Metalbrew
1/5  rDev -65.6%

Had this beer a while back, wow it was awful. I heard that the reason that this beer tasted so bad was that they changed the recipe, and that the original recipe was far better. It's a mystery that they did that, as this version of Schlitz was dreadful, hell I don't even want to try the original flavor, since the company brought it back. This one poured yellow with a lot of foam, far too much in my opinion, and tasted like sewage. Good thing that they discontinued this swill.

Photo of Cubsfan1087
3.56/5  rDev +22.3%

« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Schlitz from JOS. Schlitz Brewing Co. (Pabst)
68 out of 100 based on 709 ratings.