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Brewed by Plzensky Prazdroj (SABMiller)
Style: Czech Pilsner (Světlý)
Plzen, Czech Republic

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RATINGS: 365   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.84/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Pilsner Urquell Nefiltrovaný (unfiltered) is available on the Plzensky Prazdroj tour and at Na Parkanu in Plzen. A limited number of kegs were exported to Sweden and Finland for special events. Though the beer is not kvasnicovy (yeast beer), as there is no wort or young yeast added, it is unpasteurized and unfiltered.
Unfiltered Pilsner is available in selected pubs every october. Note that this is not the same as the more widespread tankovná (tank beer) or the unpasteurized (filtered) version, both of which are found throughout Prague and Czech Republic. all of these other versions should be reviewed under the regular Pilsner Urquell entry. Additionally, the 170 year Anniversary flip-top bottles should be reviewed under the regular Pilsner Urquell entry.


JdKrone's rating

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
JdKrone (15) - West Caldwell, New Jersey, USA - DEC 4, 2007
Had it in Plzen right from the barrel. Perhaps the greatest beer in the world. Even all the girls and non-beer-appreciators we were with loved it. THE TRUE PILSNER. however its nothing like the worldwide distributed pilsner urquell(even though you can sort of taste the relation, which i found to be really neat)


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kermis (11045) - Where the wild whales are, NETHERLANDS - SEP 26, 2016
Draft at BierCaB, RBESG 2016. Cloudy orange with big white head. Aroma of malt, grain, light fruits, yeasty touch. Flavour is light sweet and bitter. Above light bodied with light carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Nekronos (4110) - Xalapa, MEXICO - SEP 24, 2016
Quite good and very malty. Creamy in features and very refreshing. Not annoying and excellent to taste.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
dynamiteninja (1825) - Norfolk, ENGLAND - SEP 13, 2016
Gravity cask on the brewery tour, Pilsen. Large tight white head. Cloudy yellow gold amber body. On the nose is as follows. Yeast, dough, grass, hops, caramel, pale malt, cheddar, blue cheese and the Saaz hop. Tangerines, red fruits and Rich Tea biscuit. Taste is sweet, with some alkaline flavour from the yeast. Very dry finish. Creamy mouth feel. Light carbonation. Long finish. The benchmark for pilsner, a world leading beer with great depth.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
dysenteri (130) - Gothenburg, SWEDEN - AUG 30, 2016
Keg at steampunk. Hazy orange, white head. Grass, honey, fruity. Nice body, fuller than most lagers. Great pills

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Wendigo (168) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - AUG 13, 2016
Tap at Alfa. Yeast aroma with malty notes. Clear golder color and thick white head. Taste is malty with pleasant bitterness. Medium body, oily texture, average carbonation and bitter finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BlackHaddock (6351) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - JUL 24, 2016
9th July 2016: on-tap in BierCaB Barcelona with the RBESG guys. Very surprised to find I have never rated this having been to Prague twice on beer centric trips. Anyway pleased to find it in Barcelona. Cloudy, dull golden pour with a large white head on top. Aroma was both slightly malty and grassy, the taste was led by light molasses with some grass and herbal traces in a yeasty environment.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Vighals (3164) - Sřrumsand, NORWAY - JUL 18, 2016
Tĺkete lys brun med fingerhřyt hvitt skum. Nesten luktfri, noe sřtlig maltekstrakt. Lett. noe bitterhet

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Maakun (3933) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUL 13, 2016
Tap at BierCaB in Barcelona. I got a bit overexcited when I saw this on their tap menu but that was after a few drinks :-). Served in a small version of a typical beer mug. Hazy golden with huge white head. Very grassy, light caramel, pils malts, herbal hops. Just lots of nice herbal notes with soft yeast and pilsmalts. Medium bitter and over light sweet. Over light bodied. Nice!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rarbring (2262) - Linköping, SWEDEN - JUL 9, 2016
Overall: Bread, lemon, grass, fruity notes.
Note: Cask at Bar Central. Reviewed 2016-07-09.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
aleksander9 (1364) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUL 1, 2016
Cloudy golden with white head. Floral, cereal, and grounded malt. Slick, hoppy, dry and super crisp finish. Overall: wow!


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