Archive for Czech Alcohol

Bizarrely Named Olomouc Bar: Excelent Urban Pub Doga

Excelent Urban Pub Doga

Get there early. The car park gets very busy after dark.

Many thanks to James K. of Praguebeats for the photo!

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Are You Sketchy?

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Worried that your life as a Prague expat is becoming a little too relaxed? PraguePig.com is here to help.

This simple but highly scientific test quickly lets you know whether it’s time for a lifestyle change.

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Unfortunately Named Czech Booze Brand: Bum

Front and rear photos of a bottle "Bum" tuzemak

From left to right: front Bum, back Bum

Many thanks to richardinprague for supplying photos of this magnificently named “tuzemak”, the Czech hooch known as “tuzemsky rum” (“domestic rum”) until the European Union took an interest.

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Drunk-driving cop damages dozens of cars during wild Vinohrady chase [Facebook Post]

A drunk-driving senior cop damaged dozens of cars during a wild chase through Prague’s Vinohrady district earlier today (Tuesday, April 12th) while attempting to escape colleagues.

The police academy professor, named as Karel Kadlec, reportedly has a history of alcohol problems.

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Best Masopust Photo Ever!

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Masopust, the Czech equivalent of Shrove Tuesday/Carnival/Mardi Gras, is a potent mix of silly costumes, cold weather, alcohol, and unhealthy food — a combination perfectly captured in this photo from the Valasske muzeum v prirode (Wallachian Open Air Museum) celebration in Roznov pod Radhostem, Zlin Region (south Moravia).

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The Televizni Noviny Drinking Game

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Start drinking!

Surprisingly for a country where (trade secret) nothing much happens, Nova’s Televizni noviny (TN) evening news programme is routinely the Czech Republic’s highest-rating TV show.

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Svijany Fitness Beer

Svijany Fitness Beer

Tastes like watered-down victory

Looking to lose weight after Christmas? Maybe it’s time to switch to Svijany Fitness, a low-sugar, low-alcohol Czech beer apparently aimed at athletes.

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Big List: Euro’s top 100 Czech restaurants 2014 (Top restaurace 2014)

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Introducing an exciting new feature in which PraguePig.com robs off with another publication’s “best of” list — beginning with Top restaurace 2014, Euro magazine’s ranking of the 100 best restaurants in the Czech Republic.

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The sad, inevitable death of Iveta Bartošová

Iveta Bartošová and her suicide note

The queen of the Czech tabloids is dead.

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The Danepocalypse is nigh! Drunken Scandinavian teens rape and pillage Prague again

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Several thousand Danish and Swedish students are due to descend on Prague in the next few days, in what the Czech media fears/hopes will be a repeat of last February’s chaos.

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