1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Staropramen Lager - Pivovary Staropramen

Not Rated.
Staropramen LagerStaropramen Lager

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
77
okay

650 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 650
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)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Usefulness | Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 650 | Reviews: 305 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of Lion088
4/5  rDev +19.4%

Lion088, Sep 04, 2014
Photo of Igormatos
4/5  rDev +19.4%

Budweiser Budvar Is a better beer.

Igormatos, Sep 02, 2014
Photo of CwrwAmByth
3.75/5  rDev +11.9%

CwrwAmByth, Sep 01, 2014
Photo of ppvora
3/5  rDev -10.4%

Drank it from a chilled 12 oz. bottle.
Color: pale golden, poured into a lager glass, two fingers of head which keeps for a minute or two. Substantial lacing.
Aroma: straw, hay, light barley.
Taste: Refreshing lager taste. The hay aroma continues into the mouth. Beer does not have any complex flavors (lagers usually don't) -- very straight and narrow taste but an honest taste that harkens back to the original Czech lagers.
Mouthfeel: Nothing significant to report. A very refreshing beer that goes down easy.

ppvora, Aug 31, 2014
Photo of Bierleichen
3/5  rDev -10.4%

Bierleichen, Aug 27, 2014
Photo of crosbyms
3.4/5  rDev +1.5%

crosbyms, Aug 26, 2014
Photo of 6thstreetbrewpub
3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

6thstreetbrewpub, Aug 25, 2014
Photo of DegenErik
3.25/5  rDev -3%

DegenErik, Aug 25, 2014
Photo of Gilbert80
3.36/5  rDev +0.3%

Gilbert80, Aug 24, 2014
Photo of nmeden
3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

nmeden, Aug 23, 2014
Photo of muskiesman
3.25/5  rDev -3%

muskiesman, Aug 22, 2014
Photo of cottonkoozie
3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

I was expecting more skunk flavor based on the smell, however it is actually not that high. A pretty balanced and very light flavor profile, which is typical for the style. I've got a great local option of Czech pilsner from raleigh brewing, and when I saw this one at the store I figured why not give it a try. Not bad, could be better, and I expect it would be if it were fresher (aka in Prague instead of being shipped here). I think I'll stick with my local option, but a good try.

cottonkoozie, Aug 21, 2014
Photo of KristijanG
3.25/5  rDev -3%

KristijanG, Aug 21, 2014
Photo of bird_soul
2.88/5  rDev -14%

bird_soul, Aug 19, 2014
Photo of thufflife
3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

thufflife, Aug 19, 2014
Photo of Chris_S
3.75/5  rDev +11.9%

Chris_S, Aug 19, 2014
Photo of swtchuck
3/5  rDev -10.4%

swtchuck, Aug 18, 2014
Photo of nocturna351
5/5  rDev +49.3%

nocturna351, Aug 17, 2014
Photo of sokol_1993
3.25/5  rDev -3%

sokol_1993, Aug 15, 2014
Photo of cardinals22
3/5  rDev -10.4%

cardinals22, Aug 11, 2014
Photo of sunilmallya
4/5  rDev +19.4%

sunilmallya, Aug 11, 2014
Photo of rapayn01
3.25/5  rDev -3%

rapayn01, Aug 10, 2014
Photo of skywizzard
3/5  rDev -10.4%

skywizzard, Aug 10, 2014
Photo of Stuckey_Stuckey
3/5  rDev -10.4%

Stuckey_Stuckey, Aug 09, 2014
Photo of reaganrvltn
3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

reaganrvltn, Aug 08, 2014
Staropramen Lager from Pivovary Staropramen
77 out of 100 based on 650 ratings.