Thanks to enthusiastic Beer Me! contributor Libor "CzechBeerMan" Vojáček for a look at this year's Hop Harvest Festival in Žatec (Saaz), Bohemia.
My dear beer friends ,
From Friday to yesterday, the Hop Harvest Festival 2010 in Zatec (Saaz) City , north-west Bohemia, Czech republic,
took place . Sure .. I was there and I am bringing now some pictures to you. Everybody knows Zatec ! Right ?
It is hop capital of the world .... no disscusion about ... haha. VITEJ V ZATCI (Welcome in Zatec in czech) .. This year over pictures ... next year I wanna see you there personaly , ... I will guide you ! Remember ....
More about Zatec --- www.mesto-zatec.cz . more about festival www.docesna.cz ... more about Zatec´s hop
traditions and companies .... www.chmelarstvi.cz (in english too ... in czech Hop is Chmel !!) ... ot click on
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saaz_hops ... and read about Our Proud Tradition ! Thanks ....
With best regards
Expert in "beerology"
beer promoter , reporter and taster
http://album.inmail.cz/@beer-articles (worldwide beer memmorables divided to sections )
http://album.inmail.cz/@my-album (my own collection - beers I drunk myself !)
Postal address : (mr) Libor VOJACEK, Litomericka 8 , CZ - 415 01 Teplice , Czech republic (Europe)
tel: 00420 723 418 233 (mobile)
Skype name : czechbeerman
.... and beer odyssey just begins !
welcome on Hop Harvest Festival 2010 in Zatec City
small hop plant on main square - hop is given free to visitors !
Zatec Brewery front
Little America in Zatec -.... hahaha - my kids on left side
vaults around Zatec´s main square
Cerna Hora Brewery nstand from back side
beer cosmetics on sale
Krusovice Brewery stand (morning)
main tent of Zatec Brewery - the sing says - The Lager from Region wher Beer is Home !! (true)
Fredinand Brewery wagon
good stock ready
ZAtec City free booklet
Hop Harvest Festival in Zatec 2010
view on main square
Rebel Brewery van
hop. hop. hop .....
my Chyse Microbrewery unfiltered beer.
beer everywhere - you are in ZAtec !! In Czech republic !!!
Hello from Zatec ... getting a bit hungry.
Bakalar Brewery tap
cleaning company will have lot of work ....
Czech Beer Man