Beer Academy® Chodovar

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Family brewery Chodovar® offers to all the beer lovers, gastronomers and gourmets unique relaxation and cognitive weekend. You can find out everything about history and present of the beer, about the brewery technology and the process of classical brewing in one of the oldest Czech breweries. You will taste a wide range of classic lagers or special beers not only from Bohemia. Chodovar® brewery holds for its uniqueness and quality of the products the mark of the European Union „Chodské pivo®“. Beer Academy® is organized in cooperation with „Pivo, Bier & Ale“ magazine.




  • Arrival and Check-in „U Sládka“
  • individual programme
  • 6.00 – 8.00 p.m. Dinner
    • three course menu – Beerarium „Stara Sladovna“
  • 8.00 p.m. Start of the Beer Academy 2017
    • Welcome wooden beer barrel
    • Brewers work groups selection
  • 9.00 p.m. Night guide tour…
    • …through the malt house and the beer cellar labyrinth
  • 10 p.m. Visit of the Restaurant „VE SKÁLE“
    • Tasting the beer on tap (not incl.)


  • 7.30 a.m. Breakfast (Hotel „U Sladka“)
  • 8.00 a.m. St. Martin Wheat Bock Milling malt
    • Mashing special sorts of malt / Weyermann®
  • 8.30 a.m. Mashing / Conversion
    • ing. Jiri Vent
    • interesting information about using hops
  • 9.20 – 9.45 a.m. Beer brake
    • we recommend to visit the brewery gift shop
  • 9.45 a.m. Beer bar
    • tap competition and guided tour through the Beer Spa
  • 11.00 a.m. Beer defects
    • plus beer types tasting
  • 11.50 a.m. Beer mixdrinks…
    • …made by Zdenek Javorsky CBA
    • Boiling / More hops ;-) hops adding
  • 1.00 p.m. Lunch (not incl.)
  • 2.00 p.m. Brewery guide tour…
    • …and the magic beer fountain
  • 2.30 p.m. Fermentary hall
    • cooling of the hoped wort and pitching
  • 3.00 p.m. Individual programme
  • 7.00 p.m. Dinner
    • Special five course beer menu
    • Special sorts of beer – free tasting
    • formal dress


  • 8.00 a.m. Breakfast
  • 9.00 p.m. „Czech Out“ :-)

Beer Academy® Chodovar is also available as a package of our Beer Wellness Land.



We are currently preparing other dates…