Staropramen Lager | Pivovary Staropramen

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Pivovary Staropramen
Czech Republic
pivovary-staropramen.cz

Style: Czech Pilsener

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by BeerAdvocate on 08-20-2001

BEER STATS
Ratings:
850
Reviews:
345
Avg:
3.36
pDev:
16.37%
 
 
Wants:
20
Gots:
172
For Trade:
0
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3/5  rDev -10.7%

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2.72/5  rDev -19%

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3.5/5  rDev +4.2%

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3.25/5  rDev -3.3%

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4.04/5  rDev +20.2%

Photo of beerfan82
3.5/5  rDev +4.2%

Good all around lager.

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3/5  rDev -10.7%

Photo of PDrinks
4.5/5  rDev +33.9%

Delicious Prague-water

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3.25/5  rDev -3.3%

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2.75/5  rDev -18.2%

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3.88/5  rDev +15.5%

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3.5/5  rDev +4.2%

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4/5  rDev +19%

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4/5  rDev +19%

Budweiser Budvar Is a better beer.

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3.75/5  rDev +11.6%

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3/5  rDev -10.7%

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.

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3/5  rDev -10.7%

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3.4/5  rDev +1.2%

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3.5/5  rDev +4.2%

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3.25/5  rDev -3.3%

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3.36/5  rDev 0%

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3.5/5  rDev +4.2%

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3.25/5  rDev -3.3%

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3.5/5  rDev +4.2%

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.

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3.25/5  rDev -3.3%

Staropramen Lager from Pivovary Staropramen
3.36 out of 5 based on 850 ratings.
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