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


on tap


Add Distribution Data
Share this beer with friends!
No commercial description

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
dberger624 (1028) - Phila, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 27, 2003
Bottled. Nice easy drinking lager. Nothing special. Had worse. Had better.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
JFGrind (1844) - Glenside, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 6, 2003
Thin head, golden color, and much like an American Standard a sweet aftertaste. Good budget beer that you can pawn off to your macro drinking friends.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
PorterPounder (5541) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - FEB 21, 2003
UPDATED: AUG 31, 2005 Rerate Poured with a nice thick creamy white head - dissipated quickly and left no lacing. Pleasant orangeish appearance. Kind of a sweet, biscuity aroma with a malty undertone. Flavor has a bit of honey sweetness overlaying the malt. Kind of deadens as it nears the end - nothing really exciting going on here. Typical Eastern European Lager/Pilsener.Original 2.9 Odd flavors - reminds me of Baltika (Russian) beer I had a while back. Specimen look to the pour. Kind of a sweet aftertaste that is not unpleasant - kind of a yeast malty twang to it. Aroma - a bit like unrefined wort - like walking through a big brewery. Nothing to write home about - but not offensive.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Aurelius (4176) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - FEB 21, 2003
Nice malty aroma. Sweet, malty with some veggie/earthy/peaty undertones. Strong hop kick on the backend, with grainy finish. Good bottle, lousy label, distressing specimen-colored beer. Deep cloudy gold with flocculent bits of yeast.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
urbnhautebourg (997) - Annapolis, Maryland, USA - JAN 9, 2003
I actually got some odd coca-cola flavors and aromas out of this one. The rest was basic Bohemian Pilsner--plenty of hops and with a sharp bitterness. Very good, I should say.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rockinout (966) - Kent, Ohio, USA - NOV 2, 2002
Not what I expected. Started crisp with citrus and then went to an earthy, roasted potato kind of feel. Maybe just the slightest hint of clove at times. Nice surprise.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Drew (2411) - Kent, Ohio, USA - AUG 27, 2002
Golden. small head that slips away quietly. This had a thin/medium malt body. The main impression was the hop - somewhere between herbal/black pepper and "dirt" - i finally decided that it was somewhere inbetween and that, yes, it was a very interesting and tasty hop.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
nicbristol99 (44) - Des Plaines, Illinois, USA - AUG 1, 2002
Disappointing. Has an odd, almost chemocally taste, that persisits long after drinking. Also some vegetal notes. A bit grassy maybe. Not really worth buying again.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
austinpowers (2826) - New York, New York, USA - JUN 14, 2002
UPDATED: SEP 1, 2005 I popped the top and BOOM!...the beer started foaming like crazy. Nevertheless, I’m starting to realize that Czech lagers aren’t as bad as American Standards. This one has a decent amount of flavor, like an Obolon, though I can taste the 5% alcohol, so it’s not well-hidden. Also, the label is the ugliest damn thing I’ve ever seen! It’s designer must’ve been color blind!............Anyway, bottom line: it’s a very pleasant, relatively malty lager that I’d be glad to drink again. Rerate: ’’Holy Cow!’, as Harry Caray would have said. This is one of the strangest-smelling brews I’ve had in ages, but not in a bad way. The sweet Czech malt smell is not quite reproduced in the flavor. The taste is sweet, yet crisper. Somewhat licorice-ish and sweet, with odd malt tastes that are beyond my abilities to describe. I can’t see the hops others see, but I’d like to try it again and see how it stacks up against other quality Czech brews.’

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
hankborso99 (9) - Long Island City, New York, USA - FEB 14, 2002 does not count
A very average beer, but the price is right at a buck a pop.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page  1 2 3 4 5 6  7  8

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50