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


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RATINGS: 2092   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 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
JustDrinkIt (261) - Arizona, USA - JUL 3, 2014
Golden pour with white head. Aroma is very slightly grassy. Flavor is smooth and light, wet hay.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DoctorHU (27) - UKRAINE - OCT 9, 2015
Pure amber color, with some apricot shade and light foam trick light color. The aroma of malt, and is quite bright - honestly did not expect in the background a soft shade of hay - overall a very pleasant aroma. The taste is clean, malty and round, in shades of hay and grass. At the end of soft, astringent malic acidity and aftertaste rather drawl. The apparent bitterness in beer have not noticed, grassy hops produces acidity. The body is quite dense.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ktwse (2881) - SWEDEN - OCT 9, 2015
Pours clear golden with low white head. Aroma of bread and citrus. Taste is sweet and malty with light bitter finish. Light, smooth body with soft carbonation.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
MBlessing (88) - Württemberg, GERMANY - OCT 7, 2015
Kräftig gelbe Farbe mäßiger Schaum, malzig schwach hopfiger Geruch, Geschmack recht flach wenig hopfig mehr süßlich

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
fid600 (23) - Zagreb, CROATIA - OCT 6, 2015
50 cl bottle from Roto dinamic, served in a snifter. Dark yellow with medium white head that quickly dissipates. Aroma is very skunky, quite unhealty, with meaty tones, only secondary aromas include malts, hopps. Body is medium, carbonation is low. Taste is on the sweet side, slightly bitter, balanced, with moderatly long finish. Texture is oily.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
czlowiekwiadro (462) - POLAND - OCT 3, 2015
zapach słodowy ale też sporo kwaskowych nut, trochę kurzu. odrobina kwiatów i estrów. przyjemny, ale nie w stylu. kolor złoty, klarowny, piana przeciętna, ale ładnie koronkuje. półpełne, dość mocno kurzowe, trochę pestek z jabłek ale niewiele poza tym. goryczka niska, ale dość wyczuwalna - zioła i pestki z jabłek. nasycenie raczej niskie. bardzo średnie.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Moravius (891) - Beijing, CHINA - SEP 30, 2015
Flasche (50 cl) vom Pyongyang Shop, Pyongyang. - Schönes Goldgelb, blank, pilstypischer Schaum. - In der Nase angenehme helle Malznoten und sehr milde, schwach grasige Hopfenanklänge, dazu ein Hauch von feuchter Pappe. - Antrunk ein wenig voller malzig als bei anderen Pilsenern, mild malzsüß mit einem zart säuerlich-herben Stich. Hopfenaromen sind enttäuschend schwach und beschränken sich auf eine Andeutung von Orangenschale und Gras. Mild rezent, weiches Mundgefühl. Auch im Abgang nur milde, ein wenig vage Hopfenherbe. - Süffig und schön malzig aber enttäuschend schwach gehopft - ein typisches Massenbier halt.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
tombutlin (115) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - SEP 17, 2015
The first taste was a typical lager, but quite a malty one. Finished it OK and opened the 2nd bottle and found a saltiness that had been masked. It became stronger as the bottle wore on. I declined a third one

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Fafnoscie (12) - POLAND - SEP 15, 2015
Not a bad pilsner... But the appearance isn’t very well. Taste well with a hop finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
edgallow (2963) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - SEP 8, 2015
12 oz bottle pours golden with a white head. Aroma of grain, grass, and dough. Taste is much the same.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
rami_pl (640) - Warszawa, POLAND - SEP 5, 2015
butelka. wszystko to, czego mozna sie spodziewac po takim piwie, czyli slodowosc, brak chmielu, wodniste. ale zarazem tez wad nijakich nie odnotowano ;) czyli jako napoj chlodzacy jest OK, jako piwo - tylko z braku laku

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