Recent Czech press reports allege that Anheuser-Busch had been in talks with a close, though unofficial, adviser to the Czech Prime Minister about buying the last major post-communist brewery still in state hands — which also happened to be the Czech namesake of its flagship brand. (Time)
Brothers and sisters, it's time for us to stand up and fight, fight for every gulp... the 0.5 litre in front of your face.
Thursday, September 27, 2007
Tuesday, September 18, 2007
Saturday, September 08, 2007
I don't know what either of the two words in the beer's name mean. "Apoldaer" sounds like the name of a high-speed chairlift at a ski hill, while "Festbock" seems like a festival of some sort. That said, the picture of the cute little goat on the label makes it an inviting beer.
And inviting it was. I felt like having a festival while drinking the veritable central Geman pilsner (I hope it is from central Germany). That said, it didn't quite reach the level of "Oktoberfest," it was more of a Fall Fair.