Stroh's - Pabst Brewing Company
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Ratings: 450 | Reviews: 173 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by JudgeRoughneck:
3.45/5 rDev +34.2%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5
Left this one in the can because these beers all look more or less the same and I have decided the can is the proper serving vessel for the macro lager. Aroma is faint and barely existant. Woah, taste is not though! This stuffs actually good!
This is a very malty brew for the style and has a slightly buttery wheat bread taste balanced by a zippy bitter that slides in smoothly and leaves a crackery finish. It is mid bodied with a soft carbonation that slowly creeps in intensity, and drinkability is limited only by a full feeling in the gut. This may be the best macro lager I've had.
Serving type: can
06-17-2006 18:03:21 | More by JudgeRoughneck
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2.25/5 rDev -12.5%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.25
It's probably been a few decades since I last had Stroh's, sneaking sips off of adult's beers at some backyard bbq function in the early 80's. There are still a couple old Stroh's signs around town, a relic of the past at neighborhood corner taverns like Mickeys.
Pale anemic gold, racing carb trails, feeble head that fades after the first sip to a broken patchy skim on the surface.
It doesn't smell bad, but it doesn't smell good either. Swilly wet grains, manila folders.
Taste is astringent and watery, slightly harsh. Papery grainy "flavor" that's extremely hard to pick up. Bland and only slightly offensive. Has little redeeming value, it's not one of the better nostalgia macros out there, PBR is far better for a generic macro.
Serving type: can
06-23-2014 22:53:18 | More by emerge077
3.76/5 rDev +46.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
Because I can't get Old Style where I live, this might be the next best thing. Inexpensive and great tasting for an adjunct lager, especially out of the bottle. Very crisp and refreshing, especially during Summer while watching baseball. I'm sure it's not what it used to be when it was "Fire Brewed" in Detroit, but in my opinion, it's still pretty consistent. Look, smell, and taste are always the same every time.
Serving type: bottle
06-21-2014 16:42:50 | More by 302BeerGuy
Stroh's from Pabst Brewing Company
61 out of 100 based on 450 ratings.