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Staropramen Lager - Pivovary Staropramen

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BA SCORE
77
okay

651 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 651
Reviews: 305
rAvg: 3.35
pDev: 16.12%
Wants: 8
Gots: 40 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Pivovary Staropramen visit their website
Czech Republic

Style | ABV
Czech Pilsener |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-20-2001)
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Photo of stephens101
3.38/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours a clear, pale orange with some light red at the light. One finger of off-white head lingers for a few seconds and clears off, leaving a thin line of lace around the circumference of the glass. Aroma consists of caramel, lemon, orange and a hint of dry grass, and is quite robust for a lager. There's no skunk-funk to speak of. Very dry and crisp with a splash of lemon on top of some grain. Some orange peel is also noticed. Add to all that a little sweet mixed with a little bitter and easy as Sunday morning all the way to the finish.

stephens101, Dec 31, 2012
Photo of Beerman1977
3.75/5  rDev +11.9%

Beerman1977, Dec 29, 2012
Photo of SadMachine
3.25/5  rDev -3%

SadMachine, Dec 28, 2012
Photo of hogrider
2.5/5  rDev -25.4%

hogrider, Dec 24, 2012
Photo of David1975
3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

David1975, Dec 22, 2012
Photo of nchobo
5/5  rDev +49.3%

nchobo, Dec 13, 2012
Photo of cbcrunch
3/5  rDev -10.4%

cbcrunch, Dec 11, 2012
Photo of Damian74Shensky
2.75/5  rDev -17.9%

Damian74Shensky, Dec 08, 2012
Photo of rcatalano
3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

rcatalano, Dec 08, 2012
Photo of bcsbeer
2.75/5  rDev -17.9%

bcsbeer, Dec 05, 2012
Photo of mwar
4.25/5  rDev +26.9%

mwar, Dec 01, 2012
Photo of mralphabet
2.33/5  rDev -30.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

12 oz bottle poured into pint glass

A: Poured a dark copper color with a good fingers worth of head that settles to a thin layer with no lacing to speak of.

S: Little skunk here... very grassy with a little lemon zest mixed in.

T: Little flat on flavor.. There is skunk here... pretty grassy here with touches of graininess but not much else here.

M: Pretty crisp and well carbonated but pretty flat over all

O: Not very pilsner like to me... A little more Euro lager for my taste. Not bad if you a thirsty.

mralphabet, Nov 26, 2012
Photo of SocalKicks
3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

SocalKicks, Nov 22, 2012
Photo of mjurney
4.35/5  rDev +29.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Appearance:
Deep gold color, clear. Tons of fine bubbles rising up to the top. Frothy head, leaves a nice lacing behind.

Aroma:
Sweet grass, pale malts, crisp.

Taste:
Malt forward. Bready, pale malts, grassy. Light-medium bitterness, mostly herbal, a little lemony. Finish off dry bitter. Body is light, creamy texture, a little dry aftertaste, soft carbonation.

mjurney, Nov 17, 2012
Photo of Eaglefan344
3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

Eaglefan344, Nov 15, 2012
Photo of Bguth
2.5/5  rDev -25.4%

Bguth, Nov 12, 2012
Photo of DasBoot2112
3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

DasBoot2112, Nov 10, 2012
Photo of Guinnsslvr
3.75/5  rDev +11.9%

Guinnsslvr, Nov 09, 2012
Photo of UCLABrewN84
3.08/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Best before 5/17/13.

Pours a clear golden color with a foamy bone colored head that settles to wisps of film on top of the beer. Foamy swaths of lace form around the glass on the drink down. Smell is of malt, grain, and a sweetened corn flake aroma. Taste is much the same with a mild grassy bitterness on the palate with each sip. This beer has a lower level of carbonation with a slightly crisp mouthfeel. Overall, this is a pretty average beer that is drinkable but not very exciting.

UCLABrewN84, Nov 08, 2012
Photo of abcdefghijkyle
3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

abcdefghijkyle, Oct 26, 2012
Photo of rm85
1.5/5  rDev -55.2%

rm85, Oct 21, 2012
Photo of MonkeyStain
1.75/5  rDev -47.8%

MonkeyStain, Oct 15, 2012
Photo of MattSweatshirt
3/5  rDev -10.4%

MattSweatshirt, Oct 08, 2012
Photo of gpawned
2.75/5  rDev -17.9%

gpawned, Oct 06, 2012
Photo of Geiseman
4.5/5  rDev +34.3%

Geiseman, Oct 06, 2012
Staropramen Lager from Pivovary Staropramen
77 out of 100 based on 651 ratings.