Tag Archives: Pabst Brewing Company

• You can go home again. Pabst to brew beer again in Milwaukee

You can go home again. Pabst to brew beer again in Milwaukee

PBR loyalists! Pabst is heading back to its old digs in Milwaukee where the company will open a microbrewery and a tasting room in the former Pabst complex. Pabst will revive discontinued brands as Old Tankard Ale, Kloster Beer and other beers made before Prohibition as well as produce some new ones. Pabst should be brewing away […]

• Russian brewer buys iconic American brand: Pabst Blue Ribbon

Russian brewer buys iconic American brand: Pabst Blue Ribbon

A Russian brewer is taking over American icon Pabst Blue Ribbon. Oasis Beverages, which is based in Russia, said on Friday it’s signed a deal to acquire Pabst Brewing Company, which is headquartered in Los Angeles. Pabst traces its roots to 1844 and owns a number of well-known American beer brands, including Pabst Blue Ribbon, […]

• Hipster beer alert: PBR revives another 20th century classic

Hipster beer alert: PBR revives another 20th century classic

Pabst Brewing, known for reviving faded beer brands, is bringing back one of the most popular ales of the 20th century: Ballantine. Starting September, Pabst will start selling Ballantine India Pale Ale in six packs and larger bottles in the Northeast. Ballantine, a craft beer, was once one of the biggest selling brews in the […]

• Cubs fans worrying about losing— their beer

Cubs fans worrying about losing— their beer

Tim Fleming and Jennifer Miller took the plastic cups of Old Style from the Wrigley Field vendor, then tapped the beers together as if making a champagne toast. This workingman’s brew is as much part of the lore at the home of the Cubs as bricks, ivy and the billy goat curse blamed for the […]

• Ooops. S.E.C. Stops Would-Be Buyers of Pabst Beer

Ooops. S.E.C. Stops Would-Be Buyers of Pabst Beer

An effort to buy the maker of the oft-ironically enjoyed Pabst Blue Ribbon beer has fizzed out, after the Securities and Exchange Commission became involved. The regulator settled on Wednesday with two advertising executives, Michael Migliozzi II and Brian William Flatow, over their effort to raise $300 million to buy the Pabst Brewing Company, which […]

Snoop Dogg Accused of Glorifying Underage Drinking

Snoop Dogg Accused of Glorifying Underage Drinking

Michael Kovac, WireImage Snoop Dogg is being accused of promoting underage drinking by “alcohol industry watchdog” the Marin Institute, for his endorsement of Blast by Colt 45. The group, is accusing Snoop of using his popularity to encourage minors to drink the beverage, produced by the Pabst Brewing Company. In an attempt to halt the […]

Read More