Gluek’s Stite Ad, 1964
Stite was one of the first malt liquors, created in 1942 by Minneapolis’ Gluek Brewing Company in reaction to the limited ingredients available to brewers during World War II. It’s higher alcohol content helped mask it’s unconventional wartime ingredients.  Known as Green Death for it’s distinctive green can, maybe serving it on ice made it more palatable. High-res

Gluek’s Stite Ad, 1964

Stite was one of the first malt liquors, created in 1942 by Minneapolis’ Gluek Brewing Company in reaction to the limited ingredients available to brewers during World War II. It’s higher alcohol content helped mask it’s unconventional wartime ingredients.  Known as Green Death for it’s distinctive green can, maybe serving it on ice made it more palatable.