Brewery: Pivovar Steiger
Quite possibly, the first beer brewed in Slovakia. The Steiger brewery dates back to 1473. Over 500 years later, Steiger is still using traditional brewing techniques and basic brewing ingredients. They strive to remain a traditional regional brand, with availability throughout Slovakia.
Steiger 10% ClassicType: Bohemian pilsner ABV: 4.1%
A pale golden beer that is thirst quenching and very light.
Steiger 11% PremiumType: Bohemian pilsner ABV: 4.5%
Mild hops, medium bitterness, highly refreshing. A light golden color with sparkling clarity.
Steiger 11% Dark/Tmavystyle: Tmavy ABV: 4.5%
With a beautiful dark color and a unique smell, Steiger’s dark lager is one of their best beers. It has a sweetness to it which, according to their website, will please women drinkers. In Slovakia they will often make a sort of “black and tan” or “half and half” with dark and light lagers.
Steiger 12% Premiumstyle: Bohemian pilsner ABV: 5%
The finest malt and hops are traditionally cooked to make this beer. The locals in the brewery’s area will swear by it, but beer drinkers that are new to it may swear at it.
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