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Utopia Revealed

“A map of the world that does not include Utopia is not worth even glancing at," Oscar Wilde, The Soul of Man Under Socialism Apart from a brief flirtation with Grolsch in the mid to late 80's, I have pretty  much always been a cask ale drinker. So people who know me might be surprised that I am about to wax lyrical about a lager brewery. Actually the Grolsch period is not my only experience of lager. In the early 90's, while on holiday in Brno (the second largest city in the Czech Republic), I discovered dark larger. Having previously been under the impression that all lager was a pale yellow, this was a revelation to me. Unfortunately it was a long time before I got another chance to drink dark lager as, even now, it is a rarity in the UK.  More recently I returned to Czechia last winter for an early birthday present of a trip to Prague. As well as enjoying the craft offerings of The Craft House and The Craft Beer Spot, I also discovered that I absolu

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