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Pabst Blue Ribbon (PBR) - Pabst Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
68
poor

4,082 Ratings
THE BROS
84
good

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Ratings: 4,082
Reviews: 1,486
rAvg: 2.94
pDev: 24.49%
Wants: 21
Gots: 232 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Pabst Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  4.74% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-24-2001)
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Reviews by illidurit:
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illidurit

California

2.98/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Fizzy, overcarbonated, smells like creamed corn. Taste is corny but with a sweet finish that makes it pretty easy to drink. Some graininess, moderately refreshing. Pretty crisp. I doubt anything more has to be said about this ubiquitous beer, it's good for a macro but that's it.

Serving type: can

08-14-2007 02:44:54 | More by illidurit
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Pabst Blue Ribbon (PBR) from Pabst Brewing Company
68 out of 100 based on 4,082 ratings.