Best of Beer of the Week: Kout na Šumavě Koutska 12 Lager

This is a “Best of” edition of WTOP’s Beer of the Week.

You might not be able to say it, but there’s little doubt you’ll want to drink it.

WTOP’s Brennan Haselton is joined by Neighborhood Restaurant Group Beer Director and Food and Wine Sommelier of the Year Greg Engert to talk about Kout na Šumavě Koutska 12 Lager for the latest edition of WTOP’s Beer of the Week.

Quick Facts:

  • Brewery: Pivovar Kout na Šumavě, Kout na Šumavě, Czech Republic
  • Brewery description: Description: a traditional Czech lager featuring a balance of rich, round, clean Czech malt and flowery, spicy Saaz hops.
  • ABV: 5.0%
  • Greg’s pairing suggestions: Wings, burritos, double cheeseburgers with fries, seafood and all sorts of Asian food (especially with soy sauce).

See more Beers of the Week from previous weeks.

Brennan Haselton

In 2000, Brennan Haselton took a job at WTOP as reporter and anchor, and that's where he has been ever since (with the exception of a brief return to Seattle in 2005). He is a two-time winner of the national Edward R. Murrow Award, and winner of the National Headliner Grand Award.


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