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


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RATINGS: 2066   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.15   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 (45) - 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 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
damzz (344) - Massachusetts, USA - JUL 29, 2015
Pours a deeper golden bronze than the USA knock off. Head is white that leaves some lacing and quickly dissipates. Nose is dominated by the malt. Tate has a touch of sweetness - ever so little. It’s followed by the earthiness of the malt and hops. Mouthfeel is good with a medium light body. It is far better than the USA knock off. 11.2 oz bottle

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Robk29 (4) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - JUL 29, 2015 does not count
330 ml bottle @ 5.0%. A fine well balanced Lager that is not too sweet and has great mouth feel. Hard to put down with the grassy hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
bartzluke (330) - Oklahoma, USA - JUL 29, 2015
.5l from refrigerated bottle. Pretty tasty. Refreshing and crisp. Lightly malty, a hint of bitterness. Clean, overall, without too much taste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ivardo (102) - NORWAY - JUL 29, 2015

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
robertkluvers (2) - Hardenberg, NETHERLANDS - JUL 25, 2015 does not count
One of the best pilseners I have tasted in a long time, little in bitterness but strong in carbon dioxide. Sweet taste and taste for more. Nice after bite.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
bartholos (98) - GERMANY - JUL 20, 2015
Bottle. Golden-yellow colored with some orange. Clear and sparkling with a white frothy head. Hoppy smell, fruity with floral notes, hints of grapes and some bready malts. Pleasantly medium bitter balanced by light sweetness. Flavor is fruity and floral as well. Body is light to medium with high carbonation. Well balanced and harmonic in aroma and taste with a nice bitter finish and pleasantly light but long aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
two7offsuit (366) - Massachusetts, USA - JUL 19, 2015
Pours a golden color with a white head. A very refreshing beer with a subtle biscuit flavor.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
EkinTelli (45) - TURKEY - JUL 17, 2015
Taste is really good. Palate is really good. Aroma is really good too. Of course its not perfect but it has very good taste

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Cristobal37 (370) - Canyon Lake, California, USA - JUL 9, 2015
A nice svetly that quenches your thirst and tastes good. Quite simple really. Minimal hop character, it’s mostly bready and grassy. Light body, thin and fizzy with a somewhat abrupt dry hoppy finish. Not the best,but certainly not bad.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Grisza77 (104) - Poznań, POLAND - JUL 8, 2015
Złote, klarowne piwo o średnio obfitej pianie, która szybko redukuje się do zera. Aromat słodowo-ziołowy, ale trochę za mało intensywny. W smaku słód i wyczuwalna chmielowość, ale wszystko to na zdecydowanie za niskim poziomie jak dla mnie. Goryczka niska, ale na języku pozostaje po przełknięciu przyjemne szczypanie. Ogólnie tragedii nie ma, ale spodziewałem się czegoś bardziej chmielowego, a jest to tylko jeden poziom wyżej niż przeciętny koncerniak.

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