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Czech Pilsener

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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
#7 Belgian PilsnerHoops Brewing Company6.2013.5
Černá Hora LežákPivovar Černá Hora4.8073.32
Černá Hora Moravské SklepníPivovar Černá Hora4.00113.69
Černá Hora PáterPivovar Černá Hora4.40123.35
Černá Hora TasPivovar Černá Hora4.0063.46
(313) Pil-snerDetroit Beer Co.5.2013.19
054 Sirius LagerBryggeriet Ångkvarn4.9013.87
10 Degree PilsOld Orange Brewing Co.4.3033.73
13°Benelux Brewpub & Café5.5013.5
152nd Street PilsnerBig Ridge Brewing Co.4.5014.67
1795 Original Czech LagerPrvní Budějovický Pivovar Samson4.70463.07
1842Plzeňský Prazdroj4.4023.82
19-33 Dry Hopped Queens Lagrrr!SingleCut Beersmiths5.4073.71
19-33 Queens Lagrrr!SingleCut Beersmiths5.401093.64
1905 PilsnerMinhas Craft Brewery5.0000
20X20 PilsnerTwo Rivers Brewing Company5.3000
253 Pilsner7 Seas Brewery and Taproom5.20183.64
3 Golden HairsGrimm Brothers Brewhouse4.60273.81
3-4-5 PilsnerSpencer Devon Brewing4.8083.62
331 Club PilsnerOdell Brewing Company ? 14
360 PilsBuffalo Creek Brewing4.5000
4 Hour PilsLatitude 42 Brewing Company7.4013.97
5 Lamps LagerTommyknocker Brewery ? 53.55
5 O'Clock PilsSaint Arnold Brewing Company5.20984
5 Ton Hook West Coast PilsBartlett Hall5.0000
66 Pils LagerPublic House Brewing Company5.4033.39
6th Borough PilsnerCaptain Lawrence Brewing Co.5.00433.8
89 - Pilsner BohémienneBrasserie Harricana5.3023.96
A. Le Coq PilsAS Tartu Õlletehas4.8072.72
Abigaile EspecialThe Brewery at Abigaile4.5014
Åbro Småland 5,2%Åbro Bryggeri5.20122.92
Åbro Småland Mellanöl 4,5%Åbro Bryggeri4.5022.31
Actively Fishing PilsnerCrooked Hammock Brewery5.5034.03
Aiken Czech PilsnerAiken Brewing Company5.4053.64
Ajax PilsnerAspen Brewing Co. ? 43.63
Al PilsnerKettleHouse Brewing Co. (Southside Taproom)5.1000
Al RayessBrasserie Almaza S.A.L.5.0011.99
Albatross Fuel PilsnerCigar City Brewing5.8013.36
Albert Heijn 100% Natuurlijk Pilsener BiologischGulpener Bierbrouwerij B.V.5.0013.88
Albrecht Rubín 11%Zámecký Pivovar Frýdlant4.5013.9
Alesmith PilsnerAleSmith Brewing Company5.2053.96
Alexandr 10*Schilling Beer Co.4.70124.02
All Or Nothing PersistenceAll or Nothing Brewhouse5.0014.15
All Saints St. Mosey’s Black PilsAll Saints Brewing Company4.10113.91
Alla Tiders Ängöl (Prima Lager)Ängöl5.0063.13
Alma Ata PilsnerTOO Kompaniya Ak-Nar ("Derbes")4.5032.77
Amarillo PilsnerPersephone Brewing5.0054.06
Ambar Premium PilsnerCervecera del Centro ? 12.25
Amend This!Taps Fish House & Brewery5.0033.94
American Dream Gluten FreeMikkeller ApS4.60133.67
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