Author: Martin Macourek Great news for real Bohemian lager aficionados – the much loved Kanec 12 lager is now to be available on a regular basis with Laithwaites wines The brewery was established as early as 1522 and today Kanec (which stand for Wild Boar) is still brewed in the same original brewery. Technology is […]
Author: Martin Macourek St Wenceslas plays an all-important role in Czech history and the story of medieval good Earl Wenceslas murdered by his brother Boleslav back in 935 is well known by most Czechs. The St Wenceslas legend than spread very quickly during the reign of the first two royal families on the throne of […]
Author: Jason Pirodsky The average Czech consumes nearly twice as much beer as the average Austrian, according to Kirin’s latest stats on beer consumption per capita Tip: Visit Expats.cz Food & Drink for great tips on Prague restaurants, Czech cuisine, and more No shocker: Czechs drink a lot of beer. But in honor of International Beer Day on […]
Author: Adrian Tierney-Jones The story of Pivovar Kutná Hora is one of hope, faith, survival and resurrection. It is a tale that lightens the heart and directs a searchlight on the battles between big and small, which continues to bedevil not just the Czech, but the whole beer world. However, before we leap into its […]
Not a single soul can be seen in front of the famous Prague astronomical clock, built in 1410 and being the oldest continuously operating clock in the World!
Brexit day celebrated by importing Bohemia Regent to Gracelands Group pub.
Decades of turmoil once threw the Czech brewing industry into disarray. But now a new breed of brewers are working hard to bring it back to its former glory. Jacopo Mazzeo travelled to Bohemia to meet the makers who are behind this exciting revolution
In Germany, the Czech Republic is referred to a paradise for beer and brewing, where the number of microbreweries has increased dramatically in recent years. In Germany, there is one brewery per 50 thousand inhabitants whereas there is one per 20 thousand inhabitants in the Czech Republic.
All is quiet beneath the six gargantuan fermentation tanks at the Bohemia Regent Brewery in Trebon, the far south of the Czech Republic. The complex network of pipes that twists beneath is still in its symmetry.
3500 beers from all over the world attended the London prestigious World Beer Awards tasting competition. Šerák won in the lager category, which is the most honoured and competitive.