Brewery called Hostivař is actually in Horní Měcholupy
Jan13

Brewery called Hostivař is actually in Horní Měcholupy

Microbrewery offensive So it came to pass that the number of microbreweries started to grow dramatically. People who are familiar with Únětice brewery situated in a few miles north from Prague have witnessed the successful expansion into Prague pubs, bars and restaurants. And this was not only successful microbrewery. However, for some reason, these had been being established mainly on the western bank of the City, or around its...

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How a Beer-head Can Fake Interest in Art
Sep10

How a Beer-head Can Fake Interest in Art

In the past, visiting galleries was rather mandatory if one wanted to pretend to be an intellectual culture-vulture. And of course, here in Prague every week, there is a 300% possibility you will be invited to an exhibition, which you should in fact attend if possible. If for no other reason, there’s usually a lot of alcohol around and many interesting objects that serve as conversation starters. The conversation might look something...

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The Prague Beer Fest Test
Jun27

The Prague Beer Fest Test

It is a well known fact – Czechs love beer and they love festivals as well. In fact all the festivals – music, sports, books and whatever else, are only a guise for getting away with drinking a half a keg of beer during the event. So organizing a beer festival seems to be a great idea because it perfectly combines the loves of the Czech people without creating any guilt. A beer festival is simply about beer, and with that...

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Where Sports Fans Go to Get Their Fix
Jun16

Where Sports Fans Go to Get Their Fix

Yes, everybody loves it. Or at least pretends to love it. People are obsessed with fitness and jogging  and these freaky trendy sports like squash or spinning. But, to be honest, beer lovers prefer watching sports to actually doing them. And there’s a lot of sports on TV, and of course most everyone knows how to watch a live stream on the internet. Sometimes, though, it is better to enjoy a sporting event somewhere outside, with...

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Prague Beer Gardens
May29

Prague Beer Gardens

Prague is quite a nice city but the average number of sunshine hours is 1,573 , which is not much when compared to Naples, Italy (2,371); Bordeaux, France (2,035); or even Munich, Germany with 1,709 hours. Speaking of Bavaria (Munich), it gave birth to an important beer phenomenon – the beer garden. This sort of garden is one of the best places to enjoy the sunshine in a rather lazy way. Let’s have a look at a few beer gardens...

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