Czechvar Pale Lager has been awarded a gold medal in the USA | 04.11.2015
The pale lager of “Czechvar” from B.B.N.P. Brewery was awarded a gold medal in the 19th Great International Beer & Cider Competition, which took place in Providence, Rhode Island. The premium pale lager is a key type of beer for B.B.N.P. Brewery, as it participated in the brewery’s overall production by nearly 60% and by 90% in export last year, being exported to 70 countries.
4th November 2015 – Premium pale lager of the “Czechvar” brand from B.B.N.P. Brewery has received yet another important award in an international competition. The judges of the Great International Beer & Cider Competition awarded it a gold medal in the “Bohemian Pilsner” category. The awards were presented in Providence, the capital of Rhode Island, on 23rd October 2015. The 19th Great International Beer & Cider Competition saw 680 beers and ciders enter 59 categories, being evaluated by 120 judges. Further information on the competition can be found at http://www.beerfestamerica.com/.
“The Great International Beer & Cider Competition has taken place since 1997 recognizing some of the most prestigious and unique beers in the World. We are thrilled that Czechvar was given the gold medal in the Bohemian Pilsner category. Czechvar’s recipe of all natural Czech ingredients, including Saaz hops, and a 90 day maturation process, provide an unmatched taste profile that resonates well with people,” says Georgia Homsany, United States Beverage LLC’s Brand Director (hereinafter referred to as USB).
Since 2012, USB has been providing the import and distribution of the “Czechvar” brand to the USA. The company specialises in the import and marketing of super-premium and so-called “craft beer” brands in the USA. In 2014, the “Czechvar” brand sales experienced a year-on-year increase of 19%. Currently, the export to the USA consists of Czechvar Pale Lager in bottles and returnable casks, Czechvar Dark Lager in bottles and non-returnable KEY-KEG barrels and also a seasonal specialty - dark lager with sour cherry B:CHERRY.
The premium pale lager is the most important product for B.B.N.P. Brewery, as it participated in the brewery’s overall production by nearly 60% and 90% in export last year, being exported to 70 countries.
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