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

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RATINGS: 1845   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17   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.


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3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
lovelacm (48) - Niceville, Florida, USA - MAR 13, 2006
0.5L Bottle Pour - Clear golden body with white frothy head. Aroma full of hops, grains, and a little fruit. Nice light bitterness leads to a dry finish. Lasting dry but mild enjoyable aftertaste. Quite thin body. Light and refreshing.


3.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 7/20
tomivar (8) - - APR 17, 2014 does not count
God řl. Mild smak. God til alle anledninger. Samtidig er den for tam til ĺ drikke for seg selv kvelden ut.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
yiannnos (686) - , CYPRUS - APR 17, 2014
Golden colour. A decent pilsner. Grainy, some hop character, crip, smooth finish.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Alextricity (509) - Michigan, USA - APR 17, 2014
.5 liter green bottle, which is about 17 ounces. Drink by 1-27-15... pretty long shelf life. My guess is that this was bottled recently. Appearance: Pours a perfectly clear yellow color with a head that goes away almost instantaneously. No lacing. Looks alright for what it is. Smell: Pale malts, hay, and maybe the slightest amount of hops. Not great, but a decent smelling pils. A pretty classic sort of aroma. Taste/feel: The most pleasant thing about this beer that I can tell is the mouthfeel. Too many mass produced beers like this don’t have anything other than a super light body with aggressive carbonation. This one has a light/medium smooth feel with a moderate carbonation. The flavor is also better than the smell. Some of that hay, pale malt, and slight hop bitterness with a biscuit and subtly sweet aftertaste. A very drinkable pils with nothing off about it. There’s nothing especially unique about this beer, but it’s just a very well made pilsener that’s worlds better than American Budweiser.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
AndreiMan (3) - Bielefeld, Baden-Württemberg, GERMANY - APR 12, 2014 does not count
Strong pilsner, gold color, grainy, smooth finish, could go for it again, but not my favorite pilsner ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Murat (1) - - APR 11, 2014 does not count
A strong brass color with a solid head that doesn’t overstay it’s welcome. Lovely subtle aroma - a sweet, gentle hay air haunted by a calloused hops. The hop is indisputably present but it is not overwhelming. The hop can be faint like a dusty mist left by a fleeting phantom and then hit intensely like an ethereal shiver as it passes right through you. It is slightly sweet and lightly bitter. It is very nice that the hops linger even after the curtain is drawn. Overall, it is very refreshing and complex - a top beer.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerhunter111 (5392) - Hasborn, GERMANY - APR 7, 2014
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein goldgelbes Bier mit schöner Schaumkrone. Geruch hopfig malzig, grasig, getreidig. Geschmack hopfig bitter, malzig, getreidig.

2.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
croccroc (6) - TURKEY - APR 6, 2014 does not count
Really good bottle and label design.It has sweet and fresh nose, but not sweet taste. Drink this beer with fresh fruits.it s ok then..

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
minutemat (883) - Ford, Shropshire, ENGLAND - APR 3, 2014
500ml bottle. Solid smooth pilsner with a drinkable sweet character. Can’t say I’d ever go for this again as I mainly drink beer for the sole purpose of trying new stuff, but I don’t think I’d say no if it was the only option on the table.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gopherfan99 (201) - CROATIA - APR 2, 2014
Bottle, pours a light golden color with white head, taste is sweet with a little bit of bitterness, much better than the American beer with the same name.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
greenclansman (704) - Nicosia, CYPRUS - MAR 29, 2014
A very nice pilsner. Light amber/gold color,nice head. Malty and grainy with a crispy fresh aftertaste. Nice hoppy presence.


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