Černokostelec Brewery

Kostelec nad Černými lesy (Kostelec Above the Black Forests, known until 1920 as “Black Kostelec”), is a small town located in the middle of dense forest about 30 kilometers east of Prague. The dominant feature is the gothic castle rebuilt into a Renaissance chateau, now part of the Czech Agricultural University. The town, known for its pottery and ceramic tradition, also has a history of brewing dating back to the late 15th century. And it is the local brewery that we want to present as our featured location this month. Read article>