When pouring a beer remember you have to do it at an angle of 45 degrees. This way you won’t produce too much foam and you’ll achieve the perfect texture.
Learn Words in Other Languages
Piva is one of the first words you must learn when traveling to the Czech Republic. It means beer.
Plan a Route
If you want to make the Beer Route across the Czech Republic, you must start in the capital, Prague.
Plan a Route
If you go south of Bohemia, the second stop in the Czech Beer Route after Prague, you can take a guided tour. They’re available in English and German.
The Authentic Stout
Even if you have already tried a stout, you’ll only enjoy its real taste if you order it in a pub.
Make a Toast with a Stout
Travel to Dublin on the fourth Thursday in September. On that day they make a toast at 17:59 in honor of the creator of Guinness beer.
If you’re not a big drinker, order a Radler
During Oktoberfest, beer is served in quantities of 1 liter. If you want to drink less, order a Radler, half beer combined with lemonade. It’s quite refreshing.
Characteristics of a Stout
Dark beer doesn’t have a greater alcohol content than light beer. Its only difference is that barley was more toasted during its elaboration process.
Did you know there’s a phobia to having an empty glass of beer in your hand? It’s called Cenosillicaphobia.
Czech Beer Producers
In the city of Cesky Krumlov, declared World Heritage, they have produced beer at the Eggenberg Factory since the seventeenth century.
Great Beer Drinkers
In average, Czechs drink over 160 liters of beer per year.
They say that British stouts are sweeter than Irish stouts and, actually, sometimes it’s true.
800 Varieties of Beer
More than 800 varieties of beer are produced in Belgium.
The Nazis at Hofbrauhaus
In 1920 this brewery in Munich was the place where the German Workers Party which later became the German National Socialist Workers Party used to meet. At Hofbrauhaus they established the 25 thesis of the Nazi party.
Foreigners in Oktoberfest
Each year there are over six million visitors in Oktoberfest of which 25% are foreigners.