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Lager or Pilsner?

Lager or Pilsner? Is there a difference? Lets figure out some basic differences.

So what is Lager? It is bottom-fermented beer brewed from light, dark and colored barley malt. Its flavor emphasizes primarily its aromatic varieties, but not a hop. Malt character prevails over hop in its flavor.

Pilsner is also a bottom-fermenting beer, but brewed from light malt only. It has pronounced hop flavor. Pilsner has a lower alcohol content compared with Lager. It has pronounced hop aroma, filled with less malty, but perfectly refreshing flavor. Pilsner is the common name for light, golden-colored strongly hopped beer. It was originally brewed in Bohemia in Pilsen in 1842. It is considered to be more bitter than lager. There are two sorts of Pilsner: northern German sort - brewed from bitter hops, this kind of beer is less sweet and dense, and the Bavarian sort - with less pronounced bitter hop taste.

Choose the sort of beer according to your taste and contact our delivery store for any sort of beer you like. We will deliver it to your home in no time.

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