Schlitz HGL inaugurates a whole new dimension in beer flavor and excellence. Welcome to V.S.L-Very Smooth Lager. Elevated alcohol and charcoal filtration combine to establish a beer with unprecedented smoothness yet undeniable impact. Don’t let your guard down while enjoying the satisfying and smooth taste of this Very Smooth Lager. Schlitz High Gravity Lager will sting your sensibilities with yearnings for more. 8.5% Alcohol by Volume.