O Budějovickém Budvaru

About Budějovický Budvar

We are the national brewery. We are a good manager of beer-making skills and knowledge. We are spreading fame and joy of high-quality Czech beer.

Budvar in figures

70 countries

We export our beer to more than 70 countries

1 602 000 hl

This much beer was shipped from our brewery in 2018

10 million

Being a state-owned brewery, every citizen has a share

124 years

The brewery was founded in 1895 and on October of 1895 the first batch was made

What matters

Well-done work. We believe in traditional procedures of beer-brewing while using modern techniques. We use the best raw materials for our beer.

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Obrázek půlitru – linoryt

Partnerships. We are a good manager of beer-making skills and knowledge. It is important to us that the beer making craft is further developed and that we cooperate with those who share our values.

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Who we are

Name. We have been using the name Budvar since 1930 and own a protected trademark. We have been registering our protected trademark Budweiser all over the world.

Logo Budvaru v erbu – linoryt

Local ties. Whenever you order Budvar, you have the certainty that it is an original always made in the city of České Budějovice (Budweis).

We make all our beers our brewery in České Budějovice. The Budějovický Budvar Original lager is also protected with the geographical mark "Budějovické pivo" (Budweiser beer) which guarantees high-quality raw materials, original production procedures and a traditional, original location.

Věže Českých Budějovic – linoryt


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The Czech brewery was founded and listed

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Registration of the Budvar trademark

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Establishment of Budějovický Budvar, a national enterprise emerges

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The first million of hectolitre of beer

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New bottling plant for canned beer

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Budějovický Budvar started installing tanks in a new lager cellar

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