Beer "Krusovice" Cerne, 330 ml
Beer dark brown with ruby highlights.
Beer has a full, smooth caramel flavor with balanced sweetness and slight bitterness, strong tones of roasted malt, hops, nutmeg, cocoa, chocolate, dark fruit, hints of spices.
Very crisp aroma of beer has notes of toasted malt and caramel, hops and herbs, apples, plums, figs, prunes and nuts.
Beer goes well with German cuisine, cheeses, herring, meat, perfect as a digestif.
"Krusovice" Cerne - dark lager, which is made more than a hundred years. Beer is rich fragrant bouquet and full, sweet caramel taste. Dark "Krušovice" is made from very high quality ingredients - spring water, hops and several special types of barley malt beer that delivers excellent taste characteristics. This dark beer is very much appreciated in Central Europe in particular, distinctive, refreshing and balanced taste and attractive flavor, as well as for his naturalness, because the production of beer are not used dyes.
The history of the brewery Krušovice started in the XVI century. It was founded in 1517 in the same village, near the town of Rakovnik. In 1583, the owner had already very famous brewery - a Jiri Birka sold it to King of Bohemia, Holy Roman Emperor Rudolf II. Since then, the brewery became known as the Royal. Of course, to engage in a brewery was once the king, but it is known that he was ordered to find Brewing clean source of its own Krivoklatsko forests, and regularly asked him to deliver to the court a few barrels of beer, thereby producing a kind of "quality control".
In subsequent years, the brewery changed hands many times, which is not very favorable effect on its development. The turning point came in 1773, when Krushovitse fell into the hands of the princely family of Swabia Furstenberg, who owned it until 1942 and raised production at a very high level, modernizing the brewery, significantly increasing the volume and to export not only in other cities of the Czech Republic, but also to Germany. In 1891, the brewery Krušovice was awarded a gold medal at the Jubilee Industrial Exhibition in Prague.
After the Second World War in 1945, the company was nationalized by the state. Only in 1992 Krushovitse became a joint stock company, and established the first Czech production line of beer in kegs allowed to start production of beer for export to the US and the UK. Since 2007 Krushovitse owned international corporation Heineken International today produces 10 million dal of beer per year, delivering it in more than 30 countries.