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Pabst Blue Ribbon (PBR) - Pabst Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
68
poor

4,359 Ratings
THE BROS
84
good

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Ratings: 4,359
Reviews: 1,506
rAvg: 2.94
pDev: 24.83%
Wants: 31
Gots: 349 | 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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3.25/5  rDev +10.5%

JohnW58, Jul 01, 2013
Photo of JordanHageman
4.1/5  rDev +39.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

An enjoyable adjunct lager. About as American as they come. The biggest problem I have with Pabst Blue Ribbon is it's small window of life. Personally I feel like the beer if not cared for well will get skunky and gross quickly. Keep it cold. Very cold and you can enjoy it. I actually prefer it out of a bottle or on tap than a can. But if you don't have either then a can works fine.

JordanHageman, Jul 01, 2013
Photo of jmathis
3/5  rDev +2%

jmathis, Jun 30, 2013
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2.5/5  rDev -15%

indiana, Jun 30, 2013
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2.75/5  rDev -6.5%

JamLand, Jun 29, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev +10.5%

MRsojourner, Jun 29, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +27.6%

tabascosigned, Jun 29, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev +10.5%

IDABEERGUY, Jun 28, 2013
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2.5/5  rDev -15%

JasonTaverner, Jun 28, 2013
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3/5  rDev +2%

RMelyon, Jun 28, 2013
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3/5  rDev +2%

Kyanimal, Jun 27, 2013
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2.5/5  rDev -15%

ejh06752, Jun 27, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +19%

digitalflood, Jun 27, 2013
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2.5/5  rDev -15%

Sweffin, Jun 27, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +19%

billyrenfroe, Jun 26, 2013
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1.5/5  rDev -49%

Combo, Jun 26, 2013
Photo of graphicsguy
3.18/5  rDev +8.2%
look: 4 | smell: 2 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

While I don't seek out or purchase pbr on a regular basis, it is easily my favorite of the mass produced offerings. It often finds its way into the hockey locker room for post game consumption and is always a welcome sight. Rather than trying to convert the group into craft beer lovers, and i have tried, I now prefer to succumb to the common ground that is PBR, and occasionally it is glorious.

graphicsguy, Jun 26, 2013
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1.25/5  rDev -57.5%

MNBeerGeek, Jun 26, 2013
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1.5/5  rDev -49%

ajtorres311, Jun 26, 2013
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3/5  rDev +2%

hnandez, Jun 26, 2013
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3/5  rDev +2%

rojapa, Jun 26, 2013
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2.25/5  rDev -23.5%

petermethot, Jun 25, 2013
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4/5  rDev +36.1%

MikeyC37, Jun 25, 2013
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2.75/5  rDev -6.5%

pascilla, Jun 25, 2013
Photo of longisland1983
2.88/5  rDev -2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.75

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longisland1983, Jun 25, 2013
Pabst Blue Ribbon (PBR) from Pabst Brewing Company
68 out of 100 based on 4,359 ratings.