Formerly brewed at Camelthorn Brewing Company (Namibia Breweries)
Style: Weizen Bock
Windhoek, Namibia


on tap


Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 51   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.46/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
This dark style, complex wheat beer, boasts a rich and malty beer taste. A variety enjoyed during the cold winter months bound for a limited appearance only.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
PMgep (226) - Lund, SWEDEN - JUL 20, 2015
At a beer tasting. Interesting to try beer from Namibia but this was not any good.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Reconqvista (339) - Madrid, SPAIN - MAR 19, 2015
Hazy golden colored beer with a small white head. Some light caramel and wheat aromas. Slightly sweet flavor with almost no bitterness. Oily with weak carbonation.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
robbienate (113) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - OCT 12, 2014
Strong caramelized banana and clove with a hint of vanilla. Deep, dark colour with a somewhat rowdy head that is often unpredictable. Pleasant body with a bit of a sour-taste which detracts from the overall enjoyable offering.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 1/20
KeefOz (1421) - Tarragindi, AUSTRALIA - OCT 12, 2014
Upon pouring, the beige coloured foam filled the 20cm tall glass to the rim and retained too well. It produced an opaque dark amber coloured liquid. Carbonation low and fine. Visually unappealing. Aroma strongly of molasses but with an underlying sourness. Taste sour and vinegary – terrible!! One of the worst beers I’ve tasted!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
mkel07 (4870) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JUL 6, 2014
330ml bottle from Archive Beer Boutique. Rating from 2013. Not a world beater but certainly not the worst beer I have ever had.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Finn (6046) - Tromsø, NORWAY - FEB 18, 2014
Flaske 0,34l. Medbragt av Rune og delt under avskjedsrating i H9 - 3 Des 13. Svart med et svakt rødskjær. Gjørmete. Lavt, litt farget skum som flater ut. Mye kullsyre. Smaken er svisker & bær. Holder seg syrlig.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
_angst_ (4289) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - DEC 26, 2013
UPDATED: JUL 27, 2014 Temporary rating. At some point I might re-write this.

Omhper Murky chestnut brown, huge frothy fizzy goldenish beige head, slow diss, Malty, salty, oatmeal cookies, sweet dark bread, hay, burn sugar, moist soil, lemon zest, bark, alcohol, st johns wort, Sour, vinous, dark bread, red wine vinegar, hay, moist wood, burnt sugar, st johns wort, Dry, tart, round, medium. Sour, sweet bread, vinegar, moist wood, hay, Infected and not very good at all.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Vighals (2712) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - DEC 26, 2013
Tåkete mørk brun med beige skum som forsvinner fort. Sur kirsebær, bringebæreddiklukt. Sur billig champagnesmak. Mye kullsyre, lite bitter

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Rune (10620) - Tromsø, NORWAY - DEC 3, 2013
340ml bottle, 6 % abv, picked up at Vinmonopolet Vika in Oslo and shared with Finn back home. A gusher. Unclear dark brown body with a rustic shade. Fast diminishing tan-coloured head. Tart and sweet aroma of dried fruits and yeast. Unsuccessful blend of yeast, caramel malts and sour fruits. Foamy and empty in the mouth. Drain pour (mass online tasting, Tromsø 03.12.2013).

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
Palme (3639) - Bergen, NORWAY - NOV 20, 2013
UPDATED: DEC 4, 2013 0.34l bottle. After the pop it slowly rises and definitely wants out of the bottle. Easy to see that this has way to much carbonation when pouring it in the glass, cause it immediately forms a gigantic kinda dirty beige looking top that quickly fizzes away. When it has settled it’s clear that this is a cloudy really deep dark wood brown colored beer. The nose is a mix between sour wood and sweet caramel. A bit strange to say the least. I have my suspicions that there might be a little infection going on here. Yeah, ehm. This is not drinkable. Soapy water added lemon and wood chips - leaving it for a year in a clear bottle and you might get something like this. Well, perhaps I’m a bit rough now, but this is a horrible tasting thing. Should I perhaps for the first time ever go back to the place I bought this and demand my money back? Tempting, but if I know myself I won’t. Anyhow, this is rubbish. Stay clear! 14.09.2013

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page    1  2 3 4 5 6

Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2016,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50