Pale lager is the oldest beer in the history of mankind, the ancestor of all beers. In general, it is one of the oldest products produced by humans, already known in ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia. How this beer was invented? No one knows the true story but it is supposed that people had tried to immerse the wild barley in water, in order to make it softer and suitable for food, and then a little of yeast was blown on by the wind… One gulp was enough to understand, that this new drink tasted just great.
“Šviesusis” brewed by “Biržų alus” is mild and light with colour of grain, “Munich Helles Lager” type of beer. Taste of barley malt is nicely expressed in ti, meanwhile aromatic hops reveals a light bitterness. This bitterness felt in beer maintain the malt type of feeling. Light scent of hops remains until the last swallow and lasts in the mouth with nice taste.