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


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RATINGS: 170   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Also known as the "Knight from Svijany".

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
pavelociped (12) - Budapest, - AUG 24, 2011
UPDATED: SEP 19, 2011 Virágozzék ezer (komló)virág! Melyeket mintha csípős, vadul zsibongó darazsak poroztak volna be... (Tudom, tudom, másképp megy ez.) A standard láger mimikri mögött egy IPÁ-san feltuningolt sör lelke lakik a lassan horpadó hab alatt. Ő a nehézlovasság a pilseniek csatasorában, nem egy egyszerű talpas huszita. * Let a thousand (hop)flowers bloom! Flowers which seem to have been pollinated by stingy, wild wasps... (I know though that this is not the way it works.) Beyond the mimicry of an average lager there dwells the soul of an IPA-style beer under the layers of slowly diminishing foam. This beer is definitely one of the heavy players in the league of pilsner type beers.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
UjoKlobasa (546) - SLOVAK REPUBLIC - AUG 20, 2016
Bottle. Pretty much generic corporate Czech pilsner, nothing special. Weird that it made to top 50.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Orange_times (158) - UKRAINE - AUG 12, 2016
UPDATED: AUG 12, 2016 Pours in golden colour with clear liquid, short white 2 finger head. Aroma of yeast, honey. Higly bitter, low sweetness. Medium body, thick feel, low carbonization.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
EvNa (95) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 8, 2016
Bottle. Color: Clear golden, dense off white head. Taste: Mostly hopbitter, nice balance with lightly sweet malts. Fruity. Hints of caramel and yeast. Good beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
martythesmarty (71) - SWEDEN - AUG 7, 2016
Draught at soldaten Svejk. Golden with a white head. Aroma of herbs and honey.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
heavy (2750) - Split, CROATIA - JUN 15, 2016
Feb. ’16. A 0.5 l bottle from Mali ducan, Split. Label doesn’t mention "bitter". It poured amber golden body, clear, with smaller head. Aroma of lemon, lightly herbal with fine bread malt. Very elegantly bitter flavor, strong herbal hops, orange peel, with bread and honey malt base. Medium to full body. Long, bitter dry herbal and biscuit malt finish with that fine subtle orange note persisting. Extremely fine Bohemian pils!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mjs (6395) - Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 14, 2016
(Keg at Soldaten Švejk, 20160323) The beer poured golden and clear. Its head was quite large, white and it lasted long. Aroma had grass and mildly butter. Palate was medium bodied with medium carbonation. Flavours were grass, malts, sweetness, butter and bitterness. Aftertaste was grassy and bitter. A nice hoppy Czech style brew.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
gattinko (108) - Trnava, - MAR 8, 2016
Klasický svetlý ležiak, no je jemnejší nemá horkosť ako plzeň, velmi príjemné letné pivo, typická svijanská železná pachuť

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
kapusil (1140) - Budapest, HUNGARY - FEB 18, 2016
0n tap. Clear orange body, white head. Aroma and taste of bread, grains and floral hops. Easy to drink and has a nice hop bite in the end. Quite nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cristobal37 (764) - Budapest, HUNGARY - FEB 18, 2016
On tap at csakajosor. Sweet cereal, honey, corn aroma. Lacing looks great. Long top of the mouth bitterness. Nice czech beer and better than the average.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
VamboladeTolly (1483) - Tartu, ESTONIA - JAN 9, 2016
Bottle. Pours darker golden with nice white head. Aroma:is malty, weak caramel, hay, sweet notes. Taste: sweetish with some bitterness, hay, some thing mettalic, weak . Thin + body. Bitter finish.

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