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

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common

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RATINGS: 1922   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.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
PePe800g (24) - - AUG 10, 2014
Dla mnie piwko nr 1 nr 2 Pilsener Urquell nr 3 Gambrinus jak o czeskie chodzi piwka.... a ogolem Dla mnie nr 1 wsrod piwek zdecydowanie smak i zapach pasuja mi idealnie

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
YantarCoast (51) - Moscow, RUSSIA - AUG 9, 2014
A very nice Czech pilsner. Very good for a mass-produced lager. Beats the American version any day.

2.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hyacinthus (11) - CZECH REPUBLIC - AUG 8, 2014
Far better that American clone, still quite poor. Noticeable bitterness, malty aroma. Pours pale golden with small, quite stable head.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
PriorL (1760) - Gent, BELGIUM - AUG 8, 2014
Bottle at S&G tasting. APPEARANCE: clear blond beer, small unstable white head. NOSE: grains. TASTE: grains, pilsener. Not much here...

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Bork (131) - Rockmart, Georgia, USA - AUG 7, 2014
Weak on flavors and aromas for a Czech Pilsner. Saaz hops are given a prominent place and there are no off-flavors, but ultimately this is watery and a bit bland.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
vadie (669) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 5, 2014
Jaune pâle avec un petit tęte blanc. L’arôme des céréales et un petit peu d’agrumes florale. C’est aussi un peu acerbe. Le goűt est des graines legerment sucré avec trčs peu d’amertume dans la finale.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Alengrin (1210) - BELGIUM - AUG 2, 2014
One of the most classical Bohemian Pilseners around, brewed with pure ingredients in a more or less authentic way. Stable, snow white, moussy head, colour a pure golden blonde. Aroma of pure Bohemian Pilsener malts and herbal, Czech hops; taste malty, pure and a bit bready, ending in a refined aromatic hoppiness, relatively complex at least for a lager. Certainly one of the leading examples in its style.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hoptimusPrimed (49) - SPAIN - JUL 29, 2014
While not a beer with a lot of flavour it is more drinkable and enjoyable than most lagers

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AdiBeer (1026) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 27, 2014
Aroma: cereal and bread malts. Appearance: clear gold, small white head. Taste: light bitter. Palate: light bitter continue, malty. Overall: decent Pilsner, light but not bland. Pint at U Medvidků, Prague.

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
heyheyguesswho (18) - - JUL 27, 2014
Great Czech beer and great session beer no matter where you are in the world. The taste is mild, but obvious, the colour and head are pretty spot on even for such a commercial brew. Definitely my go-to beer in Czech Republic.


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