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Brewed by Pivovar Chodovar
Style: Czech Pilsner (Světlý)
Chodová Planá, Czech Republic

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RATINGS: 102   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31/5   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This extraordinary beer brewed solely from Czech aromatic hops possesses a distinct gold colour, pleasant hop bouquet and full malt taste with a touch of gentle bitterness. Zámecký Lager Speciál fermenting 2 – 3 months in stock tubs of our unique rock cellar is an example of supreme art of our brewers. A specialist committee appraised its quality and the lager was awarded the “Prize of Czech Brewers 2000”.

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3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (48161) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAY 7, 2017

Bottle 500ml. w. swing top @ U Fleku Garden, Platia Morichovou 5, Thessaloniki, Greece 54625.

[ As Chodovar Zámecký Ležák Special 13° ].
Clear medium yellow colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate malty, bread, sweet malt, pale malt. Flavor is moderate sweet with a long duration, sweet malt, grain, corn, bread, pale malt, light grass. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft. [20170428]
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3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rouhlas (3520) - GREECE - MAY 3, 2017
500 ml bottle at the U Fleku Garden, Thessaloniki. Clear golden color with white head. Malty and light hoppy aroma, grainy, bread, caramel, some grass and fruity notes. Sweet and light to medium bitter taste. Medium oily body with soft carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kraddel (7715) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - APR 28, 2017
Bottle. Pours clear, darker blonde. Small to avg white head. Smell is rich in both malts and hops. taste is full, grainy, decent bitterness. Nice dry malts aspects. Good mf, low ( I like that ) carbo. Nice lager !

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
geolgau (169) - Cluj-Napoca, ROMANIA - APR 25, 2017
Sampling menu @ Csakajosor, Budapest. Clear gold color, white head. Aroma: grassy hops, corn, a bit of butter. Taste is lightly bitter. Easy to drink body, medium carbonation. Malty, good pilsner.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
vinivini (2092) - Gomel, BELARUS - APR 1, 2017
Swing top bottle. Pale amber beer, tall frothy head. Good retention. Aroma: grains, caramel, spicy hop. Light to medium body. Well rounded. Nice flavour composition. Just the right amount of pale malts, caramel and hops. Light to medium smooth bitterness. Well done.

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3.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Cerbier (777) - - DEC 17, 2016
0,5l Flasche. Goldenes Bier mit toller Schaumkrone. Leicht malziges Aroma, schmeckt vollmundig nach Malz und leicht grausig. Tolles Pils!

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Mota1985 (60) - Budapest, HUNGARY - OCT 10, 2016
Clear golden body with white head. Aroma: malt, hops, grain Taste: medium bitter

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 10/20
dynamiteninja (1848) - Norfolk, ENGLAND - SEP 16, 2016
Bottle. Thin white head which quickly dissipates.Gold body. Nose is Saaz hops, lager malt, grass, spice, herbs, some dust, some low grade milk chocolate, vanilla, cereal. Bittersweet taste, some tannins. Sweet finish. Grainy and oily mouthfeel.

4
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
lasthunter (1) - Považská Bystrica, - AUG 1, 2016 does not count
This beer does not need a comment. Taste great year after year. Full taste, great aroma an appearance.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
NordicV (2332) - Malmö, Sweden, SWEDEN - APR 1, 2016
Gyllengul öl med ett vitt skum. En enkel tjeckisk pilsner som inte sticker ut. Viss metallisk känsla i smaken som drar ner betyget nĺgot.


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