Brewed by Budějovický Budvar
Style: Czech Pilsner (Světlý)
České Budějovice, Czech Republic


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RATINGS: 2179   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14/5   IBU: 22   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
tatinek (51) - South Dakota, USA - JAN 5, 2012
This is a good solid pilsener. I would say better than Plzeňský Prazdroj. My rating is based on many bottles of this. Watch out for the green bottle. It will give you various skunky flavors if not fresh an kept in the dark, (you never know when you buy it). If you get a good bottle this is the best everyday lager you can find. If you get a bad one, keep looking for a fresher bottle. You will be rewarded with a mighty fine pilsener. US Budweiser isn’t even close. na vaše zdraví.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Demens (127) - Budapest, HUNGARY - MAY 27, 2016
0,5l can. Pale yellow colour with quickly disappearing white head. Aroma: Hay, booze,grass. Taste: Medium bitter taste, a bit watery. Light body with lively carbonation. A bit sour/bitter finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
kubmal (157) - POLAND - MAY 25, 2016
Clear golden, medium head. Aroma od malt, saaz hops and metal. Taste is grainy, a bit sour with bitterness too low for a pilsner. Light and drinkable, doesn’t differ much from typical eurolagers.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kapusil (1051) - Budapest, HUNGARY - MAY 22, 2016
0.5l can. Clear golden body with a thin white head. Aroma and taste of bread, grains, hay and floral hops. It’s one of the moderately hopped pilsners. OK beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
thellgren (684) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAY 21, 2016
0.5 l bottle @ Cafe Piritta, Helsinki. Nice pale clear colour with a decent head. Even this imported bottle does have some of that malty flavour typical for Czech pilsners. Nice to have in a hot summer day.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Moretum (71) - Vienna, AUSTRIA, AUSTRIA - MAY 19, 2016
On tap. Clear golden colour with a massive, white head. Light sweet, malty and bready. Taste of malt, grain and light hops. Light to medium bitterness in the end. Light body with medium carbonation. Nothing special, but very refreshing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kermis (9601) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAY 17, 2016
Draft at the Taphouse, Copenhagen. Clear golden with a white head. Aroma of grain, light biscuit, cereal, light fruit and light citrus. Flavour is light to light moderate sweet and light bitter. Above light bodied with light carbonation.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
forisber (6) - Győr, HUNGARY - MAY 16, 2016 does not count
Nice colour, no head, bit malty taste but not too moch, has a good apple like aftertaste. Great beer if you want to drink somethin lighter but tasty.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
MetalMurphy (315) - Budapest, HUNGARY - MAY 16, 2016
tap @ czech. pale colour, light body, high carbonated, rich foam, easy to drink pilsner

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jury (21) - RUSSIA - MAY 14, 2016
Довольн& приятны& Чешский пилс, красивы& цвет, аромат цитрусо& мягкая горчинк& пьется легко, пены немного, советую.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ruramikael (72) - SWEDEN - MAY 13, 2016
toast, cereal, basement aromas, cooked vegetables, golden, clear, white foam, light sweetness, medium bitterness, lightly sour, light body, thin feel, soft carbonation, bitter,

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