Černá Hora Svatováclavský Speciál 13°

Brewed by Pivovar Černá Hora (Pivovary Lobkowicz)
Černá Hora, Czech Republic
5% German Hefeweizen | 7 Ratings | Autumn Seasonal |
http://www.kbrewery.cz/aktuality/svatovaclavsky-special-jedinecna-trinactka.php Special wheatbeer for St. Venceslav public holiday day. Only on tap in 400 K-Brewery pubs
The Prince Václav special wheat beer has a characteristic refreshing spicy and fruit taste, a light to straw colour with an opacity caused by the living culture of the dispersed brewer’s yeast, and a pleasant yeast aroma. It has a rich head and strong zest. During its production at least one half of the malt is wheat malt. It is produced once a year for the feast day of St. Václav.
editor’s note: ABV used to be 5.5%.

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