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Brewed by Budweiser Budvar Ceske Budejovice
Style: Czech Pilsner (Světlý)
České Budějovice, Czech Republic

bottled
common

on tap
common

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RATINGS: 1891   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.16   IBU: 22   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Czechvar is the special name (editor’s note: for North America) of the world famous beer produced by the renowned brewery in Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic. Benefitting from over 700 years of brewing experience of the South Bohemian region, Czechvar is the golden original, acknowledged by many connoisseurs as one of the best lagers in the world.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Zach Diesel (906) - Sisters, Oregon, USA - JAN 29, 2003
malty honey aroma, light honey then hops galore, if america drank more of this we'd be in good hands

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Duffbeer (192) - Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 29, 2003
A good, classic Pilsener. Very drinkable, and pleasant. Nice golden color,

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
omhper (19187) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - JAN 29, 2003
Bottled. Golden coloured, average head. Bready nose with a light touch of oily hops. Light bodied and extremely drinkable, yet firm. Balanced bitterness.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
666seth (222) - California, USA - JAN 23, 2003
Take this Anheuser-Busch. Thats how you brew a decent Lager-style beer. Golden in color pours in with a nice white head. Malty in aroma with a nice dry finish! Go for it!

3.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jayb0 (994) - Cherry Hill, New Jersey, USA - JAN 23, 2003
Blind side by side tasting (of Czechvar) with PU showed nearly identical color, head and carbonation. The Budvar had a less desirable aroma, slightly musty. The real difference is that budvar had a consistent flavor and mouthfeel from start to finish. Clean, crisp, well balanced. Almost too much so as both of us chose PU as the favorite due to it's more distinctive malt sweetness and dry, hoppy finish. The Budvar was still very nice and deserving of it's reputation as a classic Czech pils.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Voivod (304) - Como, ITALY - JAN 20, 2003
UPDATED: MAR 29, 2003 A very good Czech pilsener. Not the best one, but it is very easy to find in stores. Golden colour with a good head. Malty sweetness in the taste with a light hoppy aftertaste. Really drinkable and pleasant.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mds (2193) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 19, 2003
Excellent pilsener. Much better than the /other/ Budweiser!

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
kwoeltje (2232) - Manchester, Missouri, USA - JAN 19, 2003
Good basic pilsner. Better than the stuff from St. Louis.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RobBestwick (583) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - JAN 19, 2003
An excellent czech beer, this is what lager should taste like

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
iam (369) - Mississauga, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 18, 2003
A run of the mill pils. Certainly better than America's "King of Beers"


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