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


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RATINGS: 38   MEAN: 2.91/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.89   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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Král Šumavy = König des Böhmerwalds. Beer brewed for the town of Vimperk in Strakonice brewery, 13°

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TheCametron (1913) - CZECH REPUBLIC - MAR 19, 2013
Bottle. Pours clear Golden and fizzy with a White head. Aroma of citrus and grass. A clean and crisp Pilsner with a lasting bitter finish. Pretty nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
satanda (434) - CZECH REPUBLIC - MAR 12, 2013
Povedene pivo syte chuti. Akorat jsem netusil ze se vimperecke pivo dela ve strakonicich. Lahvac z pivonky.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Grzesiek79 (3346) - Radom, POLAND - FEB 23, 2012
barnyard, grass, cereal, roasty, roasty, bubblegum, cooked vegetables, golden, clear, frothy, medium sweetness, very bitter, medium sourness, medium body, sticky, average carbonation, bitter, long finish,

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
OleR (4802) - Oslo, NORWAY - FEB 4, 2012
0.5L bottle bought @Pivoňka, Hradec Králové. A finger of big-bubbled shiny white head, upon a near-clear bright pale golden body. Light sweet-scented pale malts and a big grassy hop aroma. Taste is solid malty, with a noticable sweetness, and some light bread tones. Balanced by a distinct bitterness and some fine grassy hops. Smooth on the palate. Just the right fullness. Lasting sweet malty, light bitter finish. A pretty good one, a tad too far on the sweet side though.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ruprecht_007 (654) - Cesky Tesin, CZECH REPUBLIC - FEB 1, 2012
UPDATED: SEP 20, 2012 Čepované. Pivo tmavě zlaté barvy a lehké chmelové vůně. Plné středně hořké pivo. Hutnější nápoj se správným řízem a vyváženou chutí. Pro mne překvapení.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Quack-Duck (8338) - Down South, GERMANY - NOV 5, 2011
bottle from Tesco Vimperk. Clear golden colour, mid-sized white head. Malty nose. Bitter-sweet, malty with lots of Saaz hops in the finish. Smooth palate. A delicious beer!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
auvajs (144) - Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC - JUN 7, 2011
Bottled from overpriced Pivovarsky klub. High-quality (mountain?) water. Taste indistinctive and somewhat dull. Reminds me of Holba Hanušovice beers (which I don’t particularly love either).

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
motelpogo (7068) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAR 26, 2011
on tap in nepomuk. i’m not sure if there will be much of this sold anymore, now that vimperk has its own brewery. anyways, rusty golden, modest head, aroma of porridge and lime sweat, light bitterness and vanilla in the finish, pretty dull

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Christian (11391) - Odense, DENMARK - MAR 4, 2011
Hazy golden with a lasting white head. Malty aroma with herbal hops. Sweet biscuit malty flavour with great herbal hop flavour and a firm bitterness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gunnar (5906) - Sandnes, NORWAY - DEC 3, 2010
Bottle from Pivonka, Hradec Kralove. Pours deep golden with a massive white head. Caramel and fruity aroma. Taste is well balanced, with enough grassy hop to cope with the solid malty body. Medium carbonation. A solid and well done Bohemian pilsner.

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