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Category: Czech Pilsners
Product of: Czech Republic
The Žatec brewery was built in 1801 and lies within the Žatec castle walls. The town of Žatec is famous for the quality of its hops fields which benefit from a combination of the dark red soil which is rich in ferrous oxide and so water retaining and favourable climatic conditions. Read more
Sampled on 21/01/2013
(best before 14-May-13) Clear, bright golden-yellow with moderate head which quickly fades to thin surface foam with light lacing.
Subdued, one dimensional light malty aroma.
A tad bland but clean with light, slight sweet bready maltyness and delicate hop bitterness.
Short, dry toasty bread crust with a dried apple notes.
Barcode UPC: 8 594007 310054
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Crown cap