Czech Pilsener

Description:
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 - 701 to 750 (out of 1766) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Starobrno MediumPivovar Starbrno, A.S.4.503.484-
Crush TownCellarmaker Brewing Co.5.303.934-
Czech PilsnerSt. Elias Brewing Company ? 3.674-
False NotionGreenpoint Beer & Ale Company5.203.634-
Bernard Jedenáctka LežákBernard Family Brewery4.503.464-
Pinhead PilsnerBozeman Brewing Company5.003.354-
ZythgeistWolverine State Brewing Company6.103.814-
Pilsner Urquell TankovnaPlzeňský Prazdroj4.404.14-
Hauck's American PilsMonnik Beer Co.5.003.54-
Summer PilsnerEudora Brewing Company5.504.134-
PilsnerHigh Cotton Brewing Co. ? 34-
Czech PilsnerLongwood Brewpub & Restaurant5.503.344-
White Chocolate Raspberry PilsBacchus Brewing Co.5.103.524-
Stigbergets PilsnerStigbergets Bryggeri4.803.544-
Golden Hills PilsThorn Street Brewery5.603.284-
Igazi Csíki SörCsíki Sör Manufaktúra S.C. (Lixid Project Srl.)6.003.214-
PilsnerPigeon Head Brewery4.903.714-
Bohemian LagerR & B Brewing Co.5.003.684-
Detmolder PilsenerPrivatbrauerei Strate Detmold4.803.144-
GunslingerLonerider Brewing Company5.003.584-
PorchtimeNorth by Northwest Restaurant & Brewery5.203.524-
Paper Maker PilsnerLake of the Woods Brewing Company5.003.384-
Shannon Bohemian LagerShannon Brewing Company5.203.414-
Belgian PilsnerSugar Creek Brewing Company5.003.934-
Speight's PilsnerNew Zealand Breweries Limited ? 3.54-
Zwettler PilsBrauerei Zwettl Karl Schwarz GmbH4.904.254-
Bohemian PilsnerBrasserie Vrooden5.003.674-
Old Mill PilsnerOld Mill Brewery & Grill ? 3.054-
The PhilsnerBrookeville Beer Farm4.503.944-
Pre-Prohibition PilsnerMexitaly6.203.494-
Stoke PilsenerMcCashin's Brewery4.903.84-
Polonia PilsFlying Bison Brewing Company4.803.484-
Classic PilsnerOld Bisbee Brewing Company5.503.814-
PilsnerSquare One Brewery & Distillery ? 3.874-
West PilsBrouwerij Het Sas5.002.333-
Bohemian PilsenerThe Grizzly Paw Brewing Company5.703.443-
Rychtář Klasik 10°Pivovar Rychtar Hlinsko4.003.283-
Rebel Originál PremiumMěšťanský pivovar Havlíčkův Brod4.801.793-
Matuška Námořnik (Czech Sailor Navy Lager) 15°Minipivovar Matuška Broumy (Matuska)6.303.953-
Czech PilsenerHerkimer Pub & Brewery ? 3.563-
Czech PilzDeep Draft Brewing Company ? 3.723-
Hakone Shichitou PilsnerWind Valley Brewery / Rakuno Okoku Kabushiki Kaisha Brewery5.003.43-
Hawkers PilsnerHawkers Beer5.003.383-
Graham's PilsnerBig Island Brewhaus & Tako Taco Taqueria5.603.623-
Pilsner BohémienneLa Barberie ? 3.333-
PilsnerNøgne Ø - Det Kompromissløse Bryggeri A/S5.204.063-
PilsnerZerodegrees Cardiff4.803.153-
Bohemian PilsnerGlacier Brewhouse6.004.033-
Mitsuboshi PilsnerLand Beer5.503.723-
Greenbelt PilsnerWoodland Empire Ale Craft4.503.833-
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