This is the end of brainwashed, glassy-eyed beer consumption. This is the start of something special. This is craft beer. This. Is. Lager. True to its namesake. True to itself. True to you, the drinker. No additives. No big expensive billboard campaign. No added colours. No fakery. Just. Lager.
Thanks to the awesome guys in Lucky Bastard brewery I have just tasted their season special – Pumpkin Ale 13. It’s very hoppy, full of spices and fruity tones. Nice small head, hazy yellow color, long dry palate. It’s ideal brew for these autumn evenings. Quite strong and refreshing. I hope that someday in the … Continue reading
I wrote this a year ago when I, for the first time, discovered a world of pumpkin ales. And pretty soon I´ll get back to writing about them but this time it´ll be about Czech pumpkins! Lucky Bastard and Permon ones! Can´t wait! “There are some styles in a beer world which are quite unusual … Continue reading
Hooray! My favourite american style is slowly coming to CZ. Pumpkin Ales are still very rare in here but the good news is that two more breweries brewed a special batch of it. The first is Lucky Bastard from Brno – they even promised me that they send me some bottles for sampling and I … Continue reading
from coolmaterial.com “It wasn’t long ago when liquor stores carried five or six different beers. A couple of U.S. heavy hitters and maybe an import or two. Times have changed. Walk into your local booze shop now, and you’ll be greeted with shelves of interesting brews. So how do you decide what to drink? While there … Continue reading
Bravo! My beloved style – Rauchbier – is back! Couple of breweries recently has stopped brewing from roasted hops (Konicek Vojkovice) and I was pretty sad. But good news today. My favourite brewery Mordyr from Dolni Redice near Pardubice made a new beer named Liny kominik (Lazy Chimneysweeper) and it´s pure rauch lager. It´s supposed … Continue reading