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Czech Pilsener

The birth of Pilsner beer can be traced back to its namesake, the ancient city of Plzen (or Pilsen) which is situated in the western half of the Czech Republic in what was once Czechoslovakia and previously part of the of Bohemian Kingdom. Pilsner beer was first brewed back in the 1840's when the citizens, brewers and maltsters of Plzen formed a brewer's guild and called it the People's Brewery of Pilsen.

The Czech Pilsner, or sometimes known as the Bohemian Pilsner, is light straw to golden color and crystal clear. Hops are very prevalent usually with a spicy bitterness and or a spicy floral flavor and aroma, notably one of the defining characteristics of the Saaz hop. Smooth and crisp with a clean malty palate, many are grassy. Some of the originals will show some archaic yeast characteristics similar to very mild buttery or fusel (rose like alcohol) flavors and aromas.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 4.5-5.5%   [ ? ] 

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Name Brewery < ABV Ratings Score
Trillsner12welve Eyes Brewing5.4023.89
Technical Ecstasy2nd Shift Brewing5.40423.91
Lemongrass Pilsner3 Sheeps Brewing4.5013.5
Buxy's Pils3rd Wave Brewing Company4.9013.28
Prescription Pils450 North Brewing Company4.5000
Bohemian Pilsner49th State Brewing Company5.4000
PilsNEr56 Brewing4.4053.5
253 Pilsner7 Seas Brewery and Taproom5.20183.64
Wiener Helles7Stern Bräu4.7013.83
Chiggity Czeck Yo’ Self7th Settlement Brewery5.7023.74
Ma Première BlondeÀ La Fût5.40113.32
Penn Yan PilsnerAbandon Brewing Co. ? 14
Åbro Småland 5,2%Åbro Bryggeri5.20122.92
Åbro Småland Mellanöl 4,5%Åbro Bryggeri4.5022.31
Bobcat BlondeAdirondack Pub & Brewery4.00293.26
Classic LagerAdventure Brewing Company4.8013.74
Bloody ShowAgainst The Grain Brewery & Smokehouse5.50943.79
Hacksaaz Jim Chuggin'Against The Grain Brewery & Smokehouse4.4013.92
SirenaAgua Mala5.2463.6
Aiken Czech PilsnerAiken Brewing Company5.4053.64
PilsnerAlamo Beer Co.5.10153.46
Schiøtz Bohemian PilsAlbani Bryggerierne (Royal Unibrew)5.0013.75
Alesmith PilsnerAleSmith Brewing Company5.2053.96
Trafalgar Harbour Gold PilsnerAll or Nothing Brewhouse5.00132.55
All Or Nothing PersistenceAll or Nothing Brewhouse5.0014.15
All Saints St. Mosey’s Black PilsAll Saints Brewing Company4.10113.91
St. Josef Czech PilsnerAll Saints Brewing Company ? 14
Half DevilAllgates Brewery3.3314.25
Cheshskiy Bochonok (Чешский Бочонок)Alpina (Альпина)4.5000
Pan DžbánAlpina (Альпина)4.5000
Cheshskoye Originalnoye Filtrovannoye (Чешское Оригинальное Фильтрованное)Alpina (Альпина)4.5000
Cheshskoye Originalnoye NyefiltrovannoyeAlpina (Альпина)4.5000
Köllner (Келльнер)Alpina (Альпина)4.5000
Pedal House PilsAltitude Chophouse & Brewery5.1034.06
Buzz Light BeerAlvarado Street Brewery4.7033.86
Tumeke PilsAlvarado Street Brewery5.0014.1
Czech PilsnerAmerican Harvest Brewpub (Schoolcraft College)5.1000
Knock Out BlondAmerisports Brew Pub ? 33.83
Amsterdam Starke PilsnerAmsterdam Brewing Company5.40323.87
Lightening RoadAndrews Brewing Company6.9013.25
Pilsner HopAndwell Brewing Company4.8023.76
PilsnerAndwell Brewing Company4.8013.96
Alla Tiders Ängöl (Prima Lager)Ängöl5.0063.13
VodnikAngry Chair Brewing5.6000
Vodnik W/PineappleAngry Chair Brewing5.4013.64
Speedy's Happy PilzAngry Inch Brewing6.2012.64
Power PilsAnthem Brewing Company4.0043.31
Niksicko PivoApatinska Pivara A.D.5.00332.6
Keller PilsAppalachian Brewing Company ? 93.22
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