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Pilsener - Czech / Svetlý

Hallmarked by the generous use of the Saaz hop, Bohemian or Czech pilsners are also noted for their rich gold color, fat maltiness and moderate to full body. Generally brewed to 10-12° Plato. in Czech these beers are simply called Svetlý Ležák. Sometimes served cloudy and unfiltered with young wort mixed in, known as Kvasnicova in the Czech Republic, the same as what is known as krausening in Germany. Regardless of origin, to be a pilsner a beer must have at least 28 units of bitterness, and preferably much more.

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1Pilsner Urquell Nefiltrovaný (From The Wood) 
Plzeňský Prazdroj (Asahi)
Pilsen, Czech Republic
 95  4.07 Find
2Auval C-12 Pivo 
Brasserie Auval Brewing Co.
Percé, Quebec
 35  3.79 Find
3Pilsner Urquell Nefiltrovaný 
Plzeňský Prazdroj (Asahi)
Pilsen, Czech Republic
 359  3.78 Find
4Schilling Alexandr 10˙ 
Schilling Beer Co. and Resilience Ale Project
Littleton, New Hampshire
 25  3.75 Find
5Koutský 12° Kvasnicový Světlý Ležák  
Pivovar Kout na Šumave
Kout na Šumavě, Czech Republic
 98  3.63 Find
6Holy Mountain Three Fates 
Holy Mountain Brewing Company
Seattle, Washington
 31  3.62 Find
7Koutský 12° Světlý Ležák  
Pivovar Kout na Šumave
Kout na Šumavě, Czech Republic
 248  3.61 Find
8Svatý Norbert Velikonoční 13° 
Klášterní Pivovar Strahov
Prague, Czech Republic
 31  3.61 Find
9Moonlight Reality Czeck 
Moonlight Brewing Company (Heineken)
Santa Rosa, California
 165  3.6 Find
10Bauhaus Brew Labs Wonderstuff Neü Bohemian Pilsner 
Bauhaus Brew Labs
Minneapolis, Minnesota
 60  3.6 Find
11Matuška Speciální Světlé 13° 
Pivovar Matuška
Broumy, Czech Republic
 80  3.6 Find
12Vinohradský Jedenactka 11° 
Vinohradský Pivovar
Prague, Czech Republic
 74  3.6 Find
13La Memphré Saaz Pils 
Microbrasserie La Memphré
Magog, Quebec
 16  3.59 Find
14Godspeed Světlý Ležák (12°) 
Godspeed Brewery
Toronto, Ontario
 10  3.59 Find
15Nihonkai Club Pilsner 
Oku Noto Beer -- Nihonkai Club
Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan
 17  3.58 Find
16Úněticke Pivo 10° 
Únětický Pivovar
Únětice, Czech Republic
 54  3.58 Find
17L'Amère à Boire Cerna Hora 
Brasserie Artisanale L'Amère à Boire
Montréal, Quebec
 104  3.57 Find
18Únětické Pivo 12° Nefiltrované 
Únětický Pivovar
Únětice, Czech Republic
 96  3.57 Find
19Kormoran Podroze Kormorana Czech Pils 
Browar Kormoran
Olsztyn, Poland
 81  3.56 Find
20Koutský 10° Světlé Výčepní 
Pivovar Kout na Šumave
Kout na Šumavě, Czech Republic
 184  3.56 Find
21Kamenice Kamenická 12 Světlý Ležák 
Pivovar Kamenice nad Lipou
Kamenice nad Lipou, Czech Republic
 30  3.55 Find
22Societe The Heiress 
Societe Brewing Company
San Diego, California
 29  3.55 Find
23Maltgarden Museum of Classic Beers: Saaz Pilsner 
Browar Maltgarden
 17  3.55 Find
24Bas-Canada L'Aspiration  
Brasserie du Bas-Canada
Gatineau, Quebec
 12  3.54 Find
25New Glarus Unplugged Bohemian Lager   R  
New Glarus Brewing Company
New Glarus, Wisconsin
 220  3.54 Find


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