|Sent on:||Wednesday, October 8, 2008 8:14 AM|
Beer Buzz: Pilsner Urquell
WHO LIKES IT: Gavin Secchi, brewer for Franconia Brewing Co., one of two microbreweries in the
STYLE AND ORIGIN: Pilsner; from
THE PITCH: "I first tasted this beer during my brewing training days back in
PAIR IT: "I like it with cioppino, a spicy seafood soup with a tomato broth, made with clams, calamari, shrimp and mussels. The bitterness of the beer helps cut down on the spice in the dish."
GET SOME: Widely available in liquor stores and supermarkets. A six-pack of 12-ounce bottles sells for $9.29.