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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 - 701 to 750 (out of 1896) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Ratings > Score
Praha StyleBaltika Breweries4.6042.91
Speights Triple Hop PilsnerNew Zealand Breweries Limited4.0043.19
Wet Hop PilzBlue Point Brewing Company4.5043.77
Dougall's RaqueraCerveza DouGall's5.0043.87
SideshoreKane Brewing Company4.8043.74
Pink PilsnerBear Bones Beer ? 44.4
Lager (Blonde)Le Cheval Blanc ? 43.52
Bullocks PilsnerSnowy Mountains Brewery4.5043.03
PilsJem's Beer Factory5.0043.4
Namsan Pure PilsnerCraftworks Taphouse - Namsan4.6043.32
Czech PilsnerCopper Kettle Brewing Company4.8043.6
Velvet RevolutionAustin Beer Garden Brewing Co.5.0043.66
PilsnerWoodland Empire Ale Craft4.8043.64
Svaneke Session PilsnerSvaneke Bryghuse5.0043.35
Der BingleSolemn Oath Brewery5.7043.7
Czuggers PilsnerBanff Ave. Brewing Co.4.9043.44
ZuidwesterBrouwerij Scheveningen4.8043.41
Double PilsnerCrescent City Brewhouse ? 43.95
Flagship PilsnerAslan Brewing Company4.9043.84
Pernstejn Premium Svetly LezakPardubický pivovar a.s.5.0043.33
Payne PilsnerTexas Ale Project5.4043.71
Kruger PilsnerTomskoye Pivo4.0043.04
Wernesgrüner 1436Wernesgrüner Brauerei AG4.8042.73
Holba ClassicPivovar Holba4.2042.76
Old LoveFieldwork Brewing Co.4.8043.79
Corgoň Svetlé Pivo 10%Pivovar Corgoň (Heineken Slovensko)4.0042.97
Tofino LagerTofino Brewing Company5.0043.52
Starobrno MediumPivovar Starbrno, A.S.4.5043.48
Czech PilsnerSt. Elias Brewing Company ? 43.67
HavenMikkeller ApS4.6043.87
False NotionGreenpoint Beer & Ale Company5.2043.63
Bernard Jedenáctka LežákBernard Family Brewery4.5043.46
Pinhead PilsnerBozeman Brewing Company5.0043.29
ZythgeistWolverine State Brewing Company6.1043.81
Pilsner Urquell TankovnaPlzeňský Prazdroj4.4044.1
Hauck's American PilsMonnik Beer Co.5.0043.51
Summer PilsnerEudora Brewing Company5.5044.12
PilsnerHigh Cotton Brewing Co. ? 43
Czech PilsnerLongwood Brewpub & Restaurant5.5043.51
White Chocolate Raspberry PilsBacchus Brewing Co.5.1043.53
Stigbergets PilsnerStigbergets Bryggeri4.8043.54
PilsnerPigeon Head Brewery4.9043.39
Bohemian LagerR & B Brewing Co.5.0043.53
Detmolder PilsenerPrivatbrauerei Strate Detmold4.8043.42
Shannon Bohemian LagerShannon Brewing Company5.2043.32
PilsnerFive Boroughs Brewing Co5.0043.95
Belgian PilsnerSugar Creek Brewing Company5.0043.93
Speight's PilsnerNew Zealand Breweries Limited ? 43.38
Zwettler PilsBrauerei Zwettl Karl Schwarz GmbH4.9043.56
Bohemian PilsnerBrasserie Vrooden5.0043.66
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