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BJCP 2015 Guideline

Czech Lager Czech Pale Lager

BJCP 3A

BJCP 2015 3A Czech Pale Lager example
3A - Czech Pale Lager

 

Overall Impression

A lighter-bodied, rich, refreshing, hoppy, bitter pale Czech lager having the familiar flavors of the stronger Czech Premium Pale Lager (Pilsner-type) beer but in a lower alcohol, lighter-bodied, and slightly less intense format.

Comments

The Czech name of the style is svêtlé výcepní pivo.

Commercial Examples

Breznák Svetlé výcepní pivo, Notch Session Pils, Pivovar Kout na Šumave Koutská 10°, Únetické pivo 10°

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VITAL

  • OG:  1028 - 1044
  • FG:  1008 - 1014
  • ABV: 3 - 4.1
  • IBU: 20 - 35
  • SRM: 3 - 6
BJCP 2015 3A - Czech Pale Lager Commercial Example
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