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Discussion in 'Expat Section' started by djfinn6230, Jan 30, 2018.

  1. kelpguy

    kelpguy DI Senior Member

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    i hope i'm not outta line here but schlitz is a wisconsin beer and... (♫ )''i'm from wisconsin and i ought to know, it blatz, blatz, blatz, where ever you to go.'' (♫ )

    that's the blatz radio commercial i remember but there's plenty of others versions of the blatz song on utube and here also; Lyrics to Blatz Beer Advertising Song as reconstructed by Jeffrey Sward

    sorry... i couldn't resist that, now back to the original topic.
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  2. Plainspoken

    Plainspoken DI Forum Adept

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    Blatz was from Wisconsin. Schlitz first built in the US, I think, in North Carolina and then Memphis, Tennessee. Here is a link to the Joseph Schlitz brewing company history.
    1969-1982 Joseph Schlitz Brewing Company History

    Joseph Schlitz Brewing Co. : A Chronological ... when Schlitz was forced to dump ten million bottles and cans of its Memphis and Tampa beer that was discovered to be ..
    Sorry, kelpguy, am I misunderstanding something? As far as I know, Schlitz beer was not related to Blatz beer. Shlitz closed in 1982 but was selling 150 million barrels a year. As I say, Blatz was not related as far as I know. They were sold to Pabst Blue Ribbon, and now the label is owned by Miller. I don't know if they still make Blatz or not. I'm from Memphis and had friends that worked at Schlitz.
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