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Brewed by Pivovar Matuška
Style: Czech Pilsner (Světlý)
Broumy, Czech Republic

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RATINGS: 46   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.53   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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Ve světě se používá název Pils, Pilsener, Bohemian Pilsner. U nás v ČR nelze používat. Naše pivo se proto jmenuje pouze Speciální světlé. Světově nejrozšířenější druh piva.


3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cuso (4296) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - NOV 30, 2011
Bottle from brewery. Golden color with enormous foamy white head. Strong carbonation. Aroma of malt, grain with earthy hints. Taste, fruity, with grain, malt and again earthy notes. Nice bitter finish. Nice Pilsener.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
craftycarl21 (2208) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUL 7, 2011
Clear golden pour with a gorgeous head. Nose is a very nice subtle balance of hop and malt. Flavor has absolutely insane pils hop character, great malt backbone, and a delightful bready dough component. Awesome pilsener.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
gunnar (5157) - Sandnes, NORWAY - JUN 16, 2011
0,75l bottle from Pivonka, Hradec Kralove. Pours light golden with a big frothy snow white head. Aroma of grassy hops. Taste is good hoppy, mild sweet caramel with a solid hoppy addition, which add some spices and citrus to the sweet malty base. Solid firm mouthfeel, good hoppy aftertaste with that special noble hops presence. Recommended.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Radek Kliber (6378) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - JUN 16, 2011
Bottle 750 ml
Aroma once green bottle character abated true character of aroma was shown. Fairly mild , sharp pepper hop feel behind.
Appearance naturally hazed , bright golden look with large fine creamy top. Sparse lace. 4-
Flavor and Palate : dry hoppy character with malty bottom. Crisp, refreshing hop feel. Quiet bitter , rather very dry for Bohemian. One sided hop loving lager. Pilsner Urquell in old days but with less malt sugars,

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
petexner (889) - CZECH REPUBLIC - JUN 6, 2011
bottle. one of the best pilseners. very dry, very hoppy fresh taste with great aroma.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Schroppfy (2360) - Łódż, Warsaw, Poland; Michigan, Ohio, USA - APR 23, 2011
UPDATED: MAY 13, 2011 Updated rating: One of my all time favorite beers. This batch is the best pilsener I’ve ever had. The second bottle best before July 3, in a very cold refridge all this time. Still have one more in there. This beer is the epitome of noble hop bitterness paired with the dry bready flavor of pilsner malt. Seek this beer out fresh. Follows a very specific flavor eigenvector through multidimensional space. Unidimensional (yet complex?), totally hedonically satisfying. The yeast pour changes this beer, makes it just moderately sweet, amidst a crushing natural bitterness through the nose and on the tongue. Scored raised from 4.4 to 5.0. Original follows: April 23, 2011. SOOO crisp and dry, lip smacking bitterness, excellent beer all around. 75 cl presentation, hand-labeled with a best before date of July 3, 2011. Bright golden color, very, very dense head. Quite effervescent, which contributes to the dryness. Almost none of the oily body I sometimes get with Bohemian Pilseners. Just the slightest hint of buttered toast compliments the huge sourdough bread maltiness. On top and all over this thing is bitter, starkly bitter grassiness. Some herbs and pencil shavings in the aroma. Incredibly fresh. Bottle-conditioned; slight haze in the beginning with lots of goodness at the end. The yeast pour brings, as expected, a great softness and a lovely (but slight) white bread sweetness. One of the single most bitter noble hops brews I have had and at an excellent ABV; I personally don’t want it any higher. I can drink this beer, in this condition, all day long and every day of the year - it is that challenging. Wow, what a surprise, from Piwoteka in Łódź.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
faroeviking (10293) - FAROE ISLANDS - FEB 12, 2011
De barril. Clear nice golden colour, white medium head. Typical Czech pils hoppy grassy aroma. Good mouthfeel. Fair bitter hoppy grassy flavour, dry.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
thewolf (11131) - Kolding, DENMARK - JAN 29, 2011
Tap @ Mikkeller Bar, Cph.
Pours clear pale yellow-golden with a small, frothy, white head. Aroma has lots of hay, mild butter notes, good crisp pilsner malts and a light spicy touch. Highish carbonation, great light and very dry mouthfeel. Flavour is super hoppy, fat malts, light butter. Lots of sharpish grassy bitterness on top of light sugary sweetness. Good pilsner.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Pinball (10736) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JAN 29, 2011
clear yellow, small white head. Nice sweet malty pils aroms, faint fruity note. Dry. Flavor is dry bitter malty,

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theis (13293) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JAN 28, 2011
Draught at MikkellerBAR. Clear golden - white head. Hay. Nice hoppy. Nice bitterness. Light caramel. Light tjekkisk butter/sour. Straw. Lovely dry and bitter finish.


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