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Brewed by Heineken Slovensko
Style: Czech Pilsner (Světlý)
Hurbanovo, Slovak Republic

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RATINGS: 880   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.68/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Can & bottle: Filtered
Generally just named Zlaty Bazant (zlatý bažant = golden pheasant), it may also be known by the names 12%, Golden Pheasant, Premium, or Premium Imported
A Golden Pheasant in a field of ripened barley has always been a sign of a rich and bountiful harvest.
Zlaty Bazant is one of Slovakia’s best selling beers.

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2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
DrBayern (1139) - Morehead City, North Carolina, USA - APR 27, 2007
12 oz. bottle provided by Doboy.POured into a Pilsener glass, this showed a nice white head over a light gold, but the head collapsed pretty quickly. Some oxidation noticed in the aroma, also some light grainy notes, but not much else. Light body with a pretty clean palate. Flavor is undewhelming with a light maltiness, a fairly strong bitterness, and a bit of a a metallic aftertaste. Overall, the aroma, flavor, green bottle, and overseas origin lead me to believe that this wasn’t the freshest example. That’s why I tend to shy away from similar beers from Europe - jsut too risky with such a delicate style.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
patrick767 (4032) - fort wayne, Indiana, USA - APR 18, 2007
bottle - Pours clear bright yellow with a one finger, fading head. It has a light hop and grainy aroma. The mild flavor is of malt and possibly corn adjuncts. It’s very sweet. The body is thin and the finish clean. Overall? Meh.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
bhensonb (14337) - Woodland, California, USA - APR 17, 2007
25 oz bottle. Clean aroma with a hint of corn, a bit of grass, and the promise of hop. Brassy color with a vigorous white head that lasts. Starts medium mouthfeel, smooth, medium carbonation, and decent amount of hop. It’s a pilsener. Better than any number of pissy yellow lagers; not up to Urquell. Nice crisp, bitter finish, so it is up to the style.

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
gilvanblight (821) - Windsor, Ontario, CANADA - APR 13, 2007
Skunky scent. Pale straw like colour. Way too much head, very thick and long lasting. LEave a nice lacing though. Weak slightly skunky scent. Watery. Weak taste, some hobs a bit of malts. Overall watery and weak with an unpleasant aftertaste.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerBiker (1414) - Odense, DENMARK - APR 5, 2007
A mediumlow pilsner beer, which was pleasent at the first sips, but after a while went boring.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
AleDrinker (1089) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - MAR 17, 2007
Golden with no head. Not a bad pils here. Pretty dry, a nice texture, but not a whole lot of flavor. Pretty good and refreshing though.

2
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
LordBeamish (144) - Boozetown, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 15, 2007
bottle: The grassy/skunk smell almost turned me off before I tasted it. Poured a pale yellow with little head. Typical light lager taste, however, the little trace of skunk still put me off. I won’t be rushing out for more of this one. Lot’s of better lager/pilsner choices out there.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
rmussman (1701) - California, USA - MAR 5, 2007
Sampled out of a bottle. Was overwelmed with a skunky pilsner scent but quickly noted that it wasnt as bad as i thought and was decent. Appearance was very pale but still not bad. Mouthfeel was smooth and flavor was an average pilsner. Overall an average beer."

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
HermanW (1068) - Coevorden, NETHERLANDS - MAR 4, 2007
A good beer. a bit strange aftertaste. but OK. I bought it last summer in thr Chech republic

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
STEPHENDR (478) - California, USA - FEB 17, 2007
16.9 oz. bottle- color of clear bright yellow , with a white medium head - nose of hay , slight hopps , banana , sweet corn , and malt – taste of hay , skunk , hopps , and sweet - body well carbonated , and medium acidity – aftertaste of sweet corn , resin bitter , and gummy


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