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!

Chodovar Prezident - Chodovar Brewery

Not Rated.
Chodovar PrezidentChodovar Prezident

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
-
no score

5 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 5
Reviews: 5
rAvg: 3.04
pDev: 28.29%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Chodovar Brewery 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: Sigmund on 03-29-2005)
View: Beers (6) |  Events
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Latest | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 5 | Reviews: 5 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of skypup
skypup

Germany

3.45/5  rDev +13.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Purchased half a flat from a gas station in Rozvadov, Czech after visiting the brewery restaurant in Chodovar Plana; Served from .5L Bottle in a Chodovar glass

A: Bright straw color with a two finger head; dissipated kind of quickly

S: The light cereal odor. Slightly yeasty.

T: The taste is of a typical Bohemian Lager/Bavarian Hell. Regionally, I found the Presidente to be advertised significantly more than Chodovar’s other beers.

M: The medium bodied with a slight carbonation.

D: This is a pretty good beer. Doesn’t have the appeal of the regional Czech pilsners but over-all I can’t say anything negative about it. I’d purchase it again.

Serving type: bottle

08-06-2011 08:07:47 | More by skypup
Photo of engisch
engisch

New Jersey

2.85/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.5

Pours a deep golden color with a white head that obviously has some appointment as it doesn't stick around. The smell is sweet but not overly pleasant.

The taste is just straight average. Nothing too exceptional here. Little hops, but maltiness in the aftertaste.

Not impressed.

Serving type: bottle

08-11-2009 20:15:59 | More by engisch
Photo of Daredevil
Daredevil

Switzerland

4/5  rDev +31.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Czech lager is synonymous for the "lager" style in general in my view and I haven't come across a real bad lager from the Czech Republic, only good and better ones ...
whereas in the past Pilsner, Budvar and Staropramen were taking the lead in quality, today smaller breweries have much improved and I would say partly overtaken the big 3 ... Chodovar is one of the excellent ones ... "Prezident" is maybe not as memorable as the 13°, nevertheless stands out as a full bodied, full flavor lager ...

Serving type: bottle

08-29-2006 12:40:33 | More by Daredevil
Photo of stcules
stcules

Italy

1.48/5  rDev -51.3%
look: 1 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Horrible foam, scarce, not existant, and... ugly!
Very carboanted, exaggerated bubbles. Golden amber color.
In the smell malt, heavy, and corn: not good, heavy.
Nothing better in the taste: malt, old hop, and a touch of astringency. Why?
Some more malt in the aftertaste, but nothing.
No sense.

Serving type: bottle

01-16-2006 20:19:22 | More by stcules
Photo of Sigmund
Sigmund

Norway

3.4/5  rDev +11.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Draught at Pivni Galerie, Prague. The beer has a deep golden colour and is served with a low head. Moderate malty and fruity aroma. The flavour is a bit maltier than an average pils. Aftertaste leaves a metallic bitterness which is not entirely pleasant.

Serving type: on-tap

03-29-2005 22:02:17 | More by Sigmund
Chodovar Prezident from Chodovar Brewery
- out of 100 based on 5 ratings.