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 Avg Ratings < Bros
Tri Stupeni Svetloe KlassicheskoeTri Stupeni (Три Ступени)4.00-0-
Green Tea PilsnerThe Ruddy Duck Brewery And Grill4.90-0-
Weizenfeld PilsVasileostrovskaya Brewery (Василеостровская Пивоварня)4.50-0-
Katsika PilsnerMikrozythopoiia Folegandrou5.00-0-
Saazbrucker PilsnerWest Berkshire Brewery Company4.90-0-
Svijany 450Pivovar Svijany4.60-0-
Svijanský Fanda 11%Pivovar Svijany4.80-0-
Golden Mushroom LagerThe Trafalgar Brewing Company4.70-0-
Olympica Magna PilsElis Brewery5.00-0-
Tipo PilsenWensky Beer Microcervejaria5.00-0-
Svijany Kvasničák 13%Pivovar Svijany6.00-0-
Last Drop Brewery ThurderstormLast Drop Brewery4.80-0-
Třebonické Legionář Světlý Ležák 11°Třebonický Rukodělný Pivovárek ? -0-
Tmavé PivoLe Cheval Blanc ? -0-
NorCal Fresh Hop PilsTilted Mash4.90-0-
Třebonické Legionář Světlý Ležák 14°Třebonický Rukodělný Pivovárek ? -0-
Chlumecký VítBrewery Lobkowicz4.30-0-
Knightberg Premium LAGERPremium Breweries4.70-0-
MarquisBrewery Lobkowicz4.30-0-
Czech PilsnerFremont Brewing Company5.70-0-
Maine LoggerNorthern Maine Brewing Company5.40-0-
Třebonické Semír Světlý Ležák 12°Třebonický Rukodělný Pivovárek ? -0-
Sidetrack PilsnerSidetrack Brewing Company5.60-0-
Boho PilznerOrmond Brewing Company5.00-0-
Třebonické X Desítka Světlé Výčepní 10°Třebonický Rukodělný Pivovárek ? -0-
Peak City Golden LagerSouthern Peak Brewery5.20-0-
Třebonické XI Jedenáctka Světlý Ležák 11°Třebonický Rukodělný Pivovárek ? -0-
LežákFrankies Břeclav ? -0-
Třebonický Velikonočni Special 13°Třebonický Rukodělný Pivovárek ? -0-
Sváteční LežákFrankies Břeclav ? -0-
Czech LightPivo Praha4.50-0-
Nový SvětIowa Brewing Company5.30-0-
PilsnerCerveja Artesanal Vitriol ? -0-
PilsnerPresqu'ile Craft Brewery5.00-0-
Parnas PilsnerSorø Brughus ? -0-
Wielka SzychaReCraft Brewery5.00-0-
Czech MateMyths & Legends Brewing Company ? -0-
Pigeon Toed PilsnerBack Alley Brewery5.60-0-
MothraStilt House Brewery5.40-0-
CrackPot PilsAviator Brewing Company5.20-0-
Empire State PremiumHeartland Black + Gold5.50-0-
Ginger Snap PILSLagunitas Brewing Company6.00-0-
Prazhskiy Grad SvyetloyeBryanskpivo4.30-0-
Bow River PilsnerBanff Ave. Brewing Co.5.00-0-
Braunstein PilsnerBryghuset Braunstein4.90-0-
Bohemian TapsodyTaps Fish House & Brewery5.80-0-
Tchéquie RousseLe Cheval Blanc5.50-0-
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