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 1674) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Czech Your Head PilsHop Valley Brewing Company5.603.621-
Great Lakes Long Dong PilsnerGreat Lakes Brewery5.003.6520-
Born Bohemian PilsDenizens Brewing Co.4.903.5620-
Rustic PilsRiverwalk Brewing5.603.9320-
Staropramen VelvetPivovary Staropramen5.303.5920-
Gambrinus Original 10°Plzeňský Prazdroj4.303.2620-
Barefoot Bohemian Pilsner LagerEight Degrees Brewing4.003.520-
CreedenceCrazy Mountain Brewing Company4.903.8520-
Cooper's Series PriscillaMayflower Brewing Company6.003.7920-
Cintra PilsenCervejaria Cintra4.50220-
Two Guns PilsnerWynkoop Brewing Company ? 3.4619-
LubelskaPerla Browary Lubelskie S.A.6.203.2719-
Donder & Bliksem Original VersionBrouwerij De Molen5.903.7319-
YcleptThrees Brewing5.104.0919-
Brewer's Alley PilsBrewer's Alley Restaurant & Brewery4.303.8419-
Radegast OriginálPivovar Radegast a.s.4.003.3219-
JanBrewmaster Jack4.503.8119-
Old ReliableShort's Brewing Company5.503.5119-
Mr. Huff Pursuasion PilsnerHop City Brewing Co.5.003.6119-
Smiley BlueStevens Point Brewery4.503.6819-
Moo Brew PilsnerMoorilla Estate5.003.5219-
Anker BirDelta Djakarta5.002.3218-
Bedele BeerBedele Brewery5.503.751899
Krušovice MušketýrKrálovský Pivovar Krušovice a.s.4.503.6218-
Svijanský Rytíř 12%Pivovar Svijany5.003.9518-
VratislavPivovary Staropramen5.003.1418-
Gambrinus Excelent (Gambrinus 11)Plzeňský Prazdroj4.703.518-
Throwback Love Me Long Time PilsenerThrowback Brewery4.803.6718-
Route 52 PilsnerTwin Lakes Brewing Co.5.503.5518-
Unfiltered PilsLagunitas Brewing Company ? 3.8517-
Czecher'd PastChatham Brewing, LLC4.503.7617-
Crazy Fresh PilsAviator Brewing Company5.203.9417-
Bug LagerThe Liberal Cup Public House & Brewery5.003.5617-
OutdoorFieldwork Brewing Co.5.303.9917-
Ekstra Castle AleGubernija Brewery ? 2.8517-
Skillet CreekBaraboo Brewing Company ? 3.6517-
Vesterbro PilsnerMikkeller ApS5.604.0617-
The HeiressSociete Brewing Co.5.304.116-
Manneken PilsBrasserie Lefèbvre SA5.003.4616-
Hera PilsFort Hill Brewery5.703.7716-
Holba ŠerákPivovar Holba4.702.8316-
PilsnerFremont Brewing Company ? 4.216-
Three FatesHoly Mountain Brewing Company4.804.4516-
St. David's LagerThe Frog & Onion Pub4.802.9516-
La CagoleLa Cagole4.703.3316-
New Zealand PilsnerCroucher Brewing Co.5.003.716-
Hil's PilsHilliard's Beer5.503.7316-
Pilsner LagerOtto's Pub and Brewery5.103.6816-
Czechsum FunctionDogfish Head Craft Brewery4.803.9216-
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