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 - 501 to 550 (out of 1828) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
19-33 Dry Hopped Queens Lagrrr!SingleCut Beersmiths5.403.717-
Czech CzechBlue Owl Brewing4.903.917-
Shine PilsnerFremont Brewing Company5.403.967-
Bohemian PilsnerBoston Beer Works - Canal Street5.003.497-
Hearthstone Bohemian PilsnerHearthstone Brewery5.003.617-
Salm Bräu PilsSalm Bräu4.504.087-
Černá Hora LežákPivovar Černá Hora4.803.267-
Tiny Horse PilsnerBridgePort Brewing Co. / Brewpub5.603.257-
Cornish PilsnerSharp's Brewery5.203.167-
Czech PilsnerRubicon Brewing Company4.803.927-
Southside PilsnerEastlake Craft Brewery4.203.287-
Hopswitch (Mandarina)Urban Chestnut Brewing Company - Midtown Brewery & Biergarten5.204.017-
Kelt 10Pivovar Zlaty Bazant a.s.4.203.337-
San Servolo Svijetlo PivoBujska Pivovara5.003.497-
Holger BierBrouwerij Martens NV5.002.867-
Benedict Světlý LežákBřevnovský Klášterní Pivovar5.003.817-
Harp PilsnerGuinness Ltd.4.503.217-
Raasted PilsnerRaasted & Randers Bryghus A/S4.603.927-
Konrad Svìtlý Ležák 12°Pivovar Konrad / Pivovar Hols5.403.147-
Powerful PilsTighthead Brewing Company6.003.657-
Ciechan LageroweBrowar Ciechan6.004.057-
Czech PilsnerBrewsters Brewing Company & Restaurant - Eleventh Avenue5.003.527-
Whitehorse PilsnerWhitehorse Brewing LLC5.002.667-
Kainz BrauOnion Pub & Brewery / Wild Onion Brewing Co.4.404.077-
Sutter Hill PilJasper Brewing Co. Brew Pub & Eatery5.003.627-
John T. PilsnerSchmohz Brewing Company5.903.517-
Port PilzPort Brewing5.503.577-
A. Le Coq PilsAS Tartu Õlletehas4.802.967-
Kingdom PilsenerKingdom Breweries4.703.447-
Světlý LežákPivovar U Tří Růží5.003.757-
Czech Your EgoDrop-In Brewing Company5.603.447-
Sgt PilsRed Leg Brewing Company5.603.147-
Branik Lager (Svetle 10)Pivovoar Branik4.203.467-
Lemke PilsBrauerei Lemke ? 3.477-
Matuška SvětlýMinipivovar Matuška Broumy (Matuska)5.503.837-
Czech PilsnerBrewsters Brewing Company & Restaurant - Oliver Square5.003.847-
Smädný Mních 10% SvetléPivovar Saris4.202.457-
Ringer PilsnerBad Beat Brewing5.103.67-
Carrig PilsnerCarrig Brewing Co.4.803.76-
Bohemian PilsnerHofbräuhaus Newport5.104.146-
Rychtář Premium 12°Pivovar Rychtar Hlinsko5.003.036-
Klášter Světlé 10°Pivovar Klášter4.003.366-
Krušovice Světlé RoyalHeineken St.Petersburg Brewery Ltd.4.203.036-
Černá Hora TasPivovar Černá Hora4.003.446-
Ledenika SpecialPivovaren Zavod Ledenika5.102.836-
Bohemian PilsenerTaps Fish House & Brewery5.403.746-
Scalehouse PilsnerThe Scalehouse Brewpub ? 2.716-
Rohozec Skalák Světlý Ležák 11°Pivovar Rohozec5.002.486-
Pikes Oakbank Beer PilsnerOakbank Brewing4.502.996-
PC PilsnerTrinity Brewhouse3.503.046-
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