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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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Style Examples - 251 to 300 (out of 1898) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Ratings > Score
Tenaya Creek PilsnerTenaya Creek Brewery5.50233.51
Breznak Svetly LezákPivovar Breznak5.10233.19
Crunchy GroovesShort's Brewing Company5.25233.66
PilsnerMeantime Brewing Company Limited5.00233.52
Czecher'd PastChatham Brewing, LLC4.50223.66
Great Lakes Long Dong PilsnerGreat Lakes Brewery5.00223.69
Bohemian PilsnerBrevard Brewing Company4.90223.44
Three FatesHoly Mountain Brewing Company4.80224.14
Typo PillsCellarmaker Brewing Co.5.50224.1
Gambrinus SvetlyPlzeňský Prazdroj4.10223.2
Hop Love PilsTo Øl4.50223.96
Polarity PilsBottle Logic Brewing4.50223.65
Koutská 10° DesítkaPivovar Kout na Šumavě4.20224.17
Rochester Mills Pine Knob PilsnerRochester Mills Beer Co.5.30223.66
Smiley BlueStevens Point Brewery4.50223.54
Motor City Motown LagerMotor City Brewing Works5.20222.7
Say Hey SallyMikkeller Brewing San Diego4.60223.78
The HeiressSociete Brewing Co.5.30213.93
YcleptThrees Brewing5.10213.97
Staropramen VelvetPivovary Staropramen5.30213.64
Notch Polotmavy LezakNotch Brewing4.40213.83
Hop Syndrome Pils LagerEpic Brewing Company4.50213.56
Throwback Love Me Long Time PilsenerThrowback Brewery4.80213.71
Czech Your Head PilsHop Valley Brewing Company5.60213.65
Donder & Bliksem Original VersionBrouwerij De Molen5.90203.67
Rustic PilsRiverwalk Brewing5.60203.93
Radegast OriginálPivovar Radegast a.s.4.00203.27
Barefoot Bohemian Pilsner LagerEight Degrees Brewing4.00203.4
Cooper's Series PriscillaMayflower Brewing Company6.00203.82
Cintra PilsenCervejaria Cintra4.50202
Anker BirDelta Djakarta5.00192.44
Two Guns PilsnerWynkoop Brewing Company ? 193.45
LubelskaPerla Browary Lubelskie S.A.6.20193.32
Bedele BeerBedele Brewery5.50193.73
Brewer's Alley PilsBrewer's Alley Restaurant & Brewery4.30193.84
JanBrewmaster Jack4.50193.79
Old ReliableShort's Brewing Company5.50193.47
Mr. Huff Pursuasion PilsnerHop City Brewing Co.5.00193.59
Route 52 PilsnerTwin Lakes Brewing Co.5.50193.58
Moo Brew PilsnerMoorilla Estate5.00193.54
Krušovice MušketýrKrálovský Pivovar Krušovice a.s.4.50183.43
253 Pilsner7 Seas Brewery and Taproom5.20183.64
Nebraska PilsNebraska Brewing Company5.10183.74
St. David's LagerThe Frog & Onion Pub4.80182.97
PilsFulton Beer5.30183.8
Svijanský Rytíř 12%Pivovar Svijany5.00183.78
La CagoleLa Cagole4.70183.19
VratislavPivovary Staropramen5.00183.07
Gambrinus Excelent (Gambrinus 11)Plzeňský Prazdroj4.70183.43
Vesterbro PilsnerMikkeller ApS5.60184.04
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