2017

The Danaj folk ensemble

The Danaj Folk Ensemble - Corfu Beer Festival 2017

The Danaj folk ensemble was established in 1959 in the Czech town of Straznice, on the border between the Czech Republic and Slovakia. Its activities are rooted in the rich folk traditions of the town, where international folk festivals have been held since 1946. Strážnice is a town famous for its living folk culture. Typical folk costumes as...

The brewery Hostomice pod Brdy

The Hostomice pod Brdy brewery - Corfu Beer Festival 2017

Since 1407 beer has been brewed in the building, which works still as a brewery today. And, as in the old days, the beer is produced in accordance with the authentic Czech tradition. During the Second World War the establishment was closed as a result of the lack of raw materials and for a long time the building was used as a farm machinery...

The Purkmistr brewery

The Purkmistr brewery - Corfu Beer Festival 2017

The building of the original brewery Justiz Purkmistr dates back to 1603 and it is located at the Plzen-Cernice Square, the origin of the famous Pilsner Urquell. In 1999 the building was purchased, with the intent of turning it into a complex which apart from the brewery includes also a hotel / restaurants and sports and relaxation units. In...

The Bulovky brewery

Bulovky brewery - Corfu Beer Festival 2017

A rare family brewery concept featuring a cosy small pub with copper brew-kettles. František Richter, the owner, is a brewer and beer guru with many years of experience from Germany. For this reason his repertoire has been influenced by beers not only from Bavaria but from all of Germany. In u Bulovky you can find very special types of beer,...