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Brewed by South African Breweries (SABMiller)
Style: Pale Lager
Sandton, South Africa

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unknown

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RATINGS: 523   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.02   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
First brewed in 1889.
Ingredients: Barley malt; Maize; hops.


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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Rulymel (178) - SPAIN - FEB 2, 2015
A present from a friends they visited South Africa. Beer is the same lager as everywhere. Nothing to say. You have tasted hundreds like it.

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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
SarkyNorthener (2554) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - JAN 5, 2015
Bottle from Tesco, Dudley. Golden amber beer with residual head. Aroma of cereal grain and pale malts. Taste is pretty much the same with some corn and hops. Drinkable with some taste at least.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
exeter (426) - calgary, Alberta, CANADA - JAN 1, 2015
taste of creamed corn and bread and a metallic after taste that I just can’t shake. I could have it again if I was ok with a macro.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
AdiBeer (1674) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 25, 2014
Aroma: grain malts, some nasty other flavour. Appearance: clear gold, medium, frothy, white head. Taste: light bitter. Palate: bitters continue, lively carbonation, light body. Overall: boring Pale Lager. Bottle from Witch Weine, Olten.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
waiake (286) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - DEC 12, 2014
330ml bottle pours light gold with a brief head rest is pretty standard macro lager mild malty slightly hoppy crisp average

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
Stuu666 (4614) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 26, 2014
Bottle at shebeen. Pours pale amber, nose is sweet toffee, grassy, taste is harsh, toffee, grassy,

1.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
Lore (1308) - Budapest, HUNGARY - NOV 23, 2014
pale yellow colour, almost no head; moderate aroma of grains, bread and some grass; taste of malty sweetness, grains, some hoppy bitterness and metallic notes - almost drinkable

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   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
bbertels (146) - NORWAY - NOV 13, 2014
Bottle in Melville, johannesburg. Pours a nice golden colour, little foam. Some malts, almost no hops. Somewhat slimy finish. Drinkable.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
kermis (5972) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - NOV 8, 2014
Can shared. Pours clear pale golden with a white head. Aroma of grain and light cereal. Flavour is light sweet and bitter with a cardboard palate. Light bodied with moderate carbonation.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
allmyvinyl (4813) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 2, 2014
330ml bottle from Appellation Wines. Pours clear gold, thin white short-lived head. Malty aromas, malty sweet taste. Not a lot going on, but drinkable enough.


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