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The Pabst Brewing Company is an American company that dates its origins to a brewing company founded in 1844 by Jacob Best and by 1889 named after Frederick Pabst. The original brewery founded in 1844 was called The Empire Brewery and later Best and Company on Chestnut Street Hill in Milwaukee
Some of the Brewery's Range
Blue Ribbon -
Colt 45 -
Old Tankard -
Over the years the brand identity is updated and re-launched with subtle changes, a change of Logo or a new font.
Sometimes this brand update is done by the new owners after a brewery has been sold, other times just to give the brand a fresh new look on the ever growing market.
Below are some notes to help identify some of these changes and an aid to reference the year of the glass.
Pabst Blue Ribbon Logo