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Pabst Blue Ribbon (PBR) - Pabst Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
68
poor

4,475 Ratings
THE BROS
84
good

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Ratings: 4,475
Reviews: 1,523
rAvg: 2.94
pDev: 25.17%
Wants: 30
Gots: 393 | FT: 2
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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2.75/5  rDev -6.5%

ArtZan, Oct 09, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -6.5%

MarkJBurch, Oct 20, 2013
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2.75/5  rDev -6.5%

bigbeers84, Apr 01, 2013
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2.75/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 2 | smell: 3 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 4.5

Ah, PBR. My first legal drink in the states- and I don't regret it. I haven't seen it outside a can often, but I recall a light golden color. Smells and tastes... like not much. A watery beer, best served ice, ice cold. Slightly sweet, but nothing special. Still... this beer is close to my heart. It's one of those beers you associate with good cheapness at a bar.

Mouthfeel is a bit watery, not heavy, nothing great, but I've definitely had worse. Still, you can have several at one sitting without a problem. This is a great cheap bar beer- there are SO many better beers out there, but everyone should partake in a pabst every once in a while- just for the memories to be associated with it. I salute you, PBR.

scooter231, Jun 17, 2005
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2.75/5  rDev -6.5%

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CurtisD, May 01, 2013
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2.75/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

First time trying this in Austin, Tx. Given to me at a party
A - Poured a clear pale golden color, big white head quickly diminished.
S - Cheap grains, corn, bread, slightly hoppier than a BMC
T - tastes like BMC but slightly better due to the slight hoppiness flavor from the middle and takes it to the end.

M - Thin and light, good carbonation

D - it was drinkable as long as it was cold.
Notes, I did like this one better than like a Miller or Coors, I found it more bearable and actually enjoyed this beer at the party.

BayouBengal1537, Sep 08, 2009
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Pabst Blue Ribbon (PBR) from Pabst Brewing Company
68 out of 100 based on 4,475 ratings.