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Brewed by Staropramen Breweries (MolsonCoors)
Style: Polotmavý
Prague, Czech Republic

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RATINGS: 263   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.91   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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Staropramen Garnet is a unique lager that fully honours the tradition of our brewery. In the brewing process, which is based on the original recipe from 1884, we mix pale and specialty malts in the so-called "sprinkling" process. This gives the lager its typical garnet colour, gently bitter taste and full-bodied hopsy aroma


2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
harrisoni (14020) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - APR 9, 2006
33cl bottle brought back from Prague. Amber colour with thin white head. Some toasted malt, bit of toffee aroma. Very clean and crisp in mouth. Hoppy bite on the end. Some good flavours of toffee and hop, but doesn’t really offer much else.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
yngwie (13946) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 20, 2007
Bottled. Golden to copper body with a white head. Malty nose with fruityness, dried fruits, tobacco and tea. Caramel, malt and some fruity hop in the flavor. Smooth, medium body, and a finish with tea, tobacco and some dried fruits. The initial flavor is a bit boring, else it is a nice one. (070404)

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MiP (13725) - Sřnderborg, DENMARK - MAY 27, 2004
Bottle. Quite bitter. Nice bitterness.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TBone (12966) - Pori, FINLAND - JUN 9, 2005
Bottled (BB 01/2006)
Amber color, small off-white head. Grassy hoppy aroma with toffee notes. Caramelly sweetish, malty with average hoppy bitterness in the finish. A classic example of vienna style.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Oakes (12777) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 24, 2002
Damn, if Staropramen is Interbrew, why can’t I get it here? I had this at the White Horse, London...fiery amber; firm body, toasty; subtle hint of embers - similar to what you’d find in a wood-oven pizza; gets earthy towards the finish.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Rasmus40 (11689) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 31, 2013
Bottle from Systembolaget, Malmö. Clear amber with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel and light grainy. Flavor is medium sweet and light bitter. Dry and light bitter finish. 310713

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rlgk (11349) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JAN 16, 2005
Deep golden, white head. Hoppy, grassy aroma. Mild hoppy flavor, metallic ans with a somewhat bitter finish.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
chrisv10 (11338) - DENMARK - JUL 31, 2013
Bottle. Clear amber with small off-white head. Aroma is malt, caramel and toasted. Flavour is malt, caramel, toasted, medium sweet and a little bitter.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Christian (11260) - Odense, DENMARK - MAY 13, 2005
Draught: Dark golden beer with a fluffy head that disappears with some nice lacing. Weak malt and fruit aroma. Some malt sweetness immediately, but heavily hopped bitter flavour making it very refreshing.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
thewolf (11209) - Kolding, DENMARK - JUN 11, 2006
Bottle. Very nice clear amber colour with good bubbly head. Aroma of rye, bread and some dark toffee. sweet at first, then adds a roasted feel with caramel. Ends on a berry like note. Slightly bitter as well.


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