pilsner
or pilsener noun Etymology: German, literally, of Pilsen (Plzeň), city in the Czech Republic Date: 1877 1. a light beer with a strong flavor of hops 2. a tall slender footed glass for beer

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  • Pilsner — kann bezeichnen: allgemein die Herkunft aus der Stadt Pilsen (Plzeň, Tschechien) Pilsner Bier bzw. Bier nach Pils(e)ner Brauart, eine Biersorte (untergäriges Lagerbier) Pilsner Urquell, Biermarke (seit 1898) der tschechischen Brauerei Plzeňský… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • pilsner — 1877, after Pilsen, German town in Bohemia (Czech Plzen) where it was first brewed. Now designating a type, not an origin; pilsner from Plzen is Pilsner Urquell, from Ger. Urquell primary source. The place name is from O.Czech plz damp, moist …   Etymology dictionary

  • Pilsner — Pilsener redirects here. For other uses, see Pilsener (disambiguation). A bottle and a glass of Pilsner Urquell beer Pilsner (also pilsener or simply pils) is a type of pale lager. It takes its name from the city of Pilsen (Plzeň), Bohemia, in… …   Wikipedia

  • Pilsner — Pils (bière) Pilsner Urquell La bière pils, également appelée pilsener, pilsen ou pilsner, du nom de la ville tchèque de Plzeň (Pilsen en français et en allemand), est une bière blonde et limpide, de fermentation basse de type lager. Elle titre… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pilsner — /pilz neuhr, pils /, n. (sometimes l.c.) 1. a pale, light lager beer. 2. any lager beer of high quality. 3. Also called pilsner glass. a tall glass that is tapered to a short stem at the bottom, used esp. for beer. Also, Pilsener /pil zeuh neuhr …   Universalium

  • pilsner — s ( n, pilsner) …   Clue 9 Svensk Ordbok

  • pilsner — noun A pale, light lager beer …   Wiktionary

  • Pilsner — Pils; Pilsener * * * Pịls|ner 〈n. 13〉 = Pilsener * * * 1Pịls|ner usw.: ↑ 1Pilsener usw. * * * Pịl|se|ner, Pịls|ner, das; s, [gek. aus Pils[e]ner Bier; nach der tschech. Stadt Pilsen (tschech. Plzeň)]: helles, stark schäumendes, etwas bitter… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Pilsner — n. type of lager beer; special cup for serving beer …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Pilsner — [ pɪlznə, pɪls ] (also Pilsener) noun a lager beer with a strong hop flavour, originally brewed at Pilsen (Plzeň) in the Czech Republic …   English new terms dictionary

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