Formerly brewed at Camelthorn Brewing Company (Namibia Breweries)
Style: German Hefeweizen
Windhoek, Namibia
Serve in Weizen


on tap


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RATINGS: 22   MEAN: 2.75/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.77/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
Bavaria cannot be any closer - our beer recipe designed by a Bavarian world champion brewmaster Michael Plank, ingredients from Germany and a touch of our clear blue skies occasionally scattered with white clouds that provide the water to brew this lighter somewhat drier wheat beer, tingling the back of your palate for yet another sip and possibly another glass. This open fermented bottle or cask matured masterpiece is prone to confuse your whereabouts - yes you really are in Namibia enjoying a Bavarian style wheat beer or “Weissbier”.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
ElManana (1296) - Scheldewindeke, BELGIUM - AUG 17, 2015
Bottle at Joe’s Beerhouse. Very nice Hefeweizen, citrusy, refreshing, tooo much carbination. Best beer I had while in Namibia.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
oh6gdx (23612) - Vasa, FINLAND - JAN 26, 2015
Bottled. Orangeish amber colour, mediumsized slightly off-white head. Aroma is bananas, wheat, some sweetness as well as some mild toffee. Flavour is bananas, wheat, some spices, mild yeast, toffee and some slight nuttiness and tartness to it as well.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Yves (2603) - Turnhout, BELGIUM - AUG 31, 2014
Shared with wim at his place. Hazy blond colored beer with small white head and no carbonation visible. Yeasty hopped aroma. Medium sparkling palate. Finish is spicy fruited sweet.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Wim (3274) - Weelde, BELGIUM - AUG 21, 2014
UPDATED: SEP 28, 2014 on holiday in Namibia hazy white blond colored body with a white head and a fruity citrus yeast hop aroma a spicy fruity hop bitter flavor with a bitter finish

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Taboada (560) - Compostela (Galiza), - MAY 9, 2014
Tap tasted on Swakopmund August 2013. Large head with sweet taste and aceptable carbonation. A bit light for a german hefeweizen but it was a nice beer in a nice place. Next one please!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 7/20
Grumbo (933) - Suffolk, ENGLAND - FEB 15, 2014
Bottle at The Ale House, Chelmsford. Bronze colour, a little cloudy, with a thin off white head. Aroma is a mix of wheat, fruit and yeast. Sweet and sour taste, rather sharp, and far too highly carbonated. Not great.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
AtronSeige (1036) - Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA - JUL 8, 2013
Aroma: Strong sour/tart citrus, grain/straw, banana, coriander Appearance: Pale, hazy dark straw, large frothy long lasting head with good lacing. Taste: Sour citrus, grainy dry finish. medium hops bitterness, light banana, bread, Palate: Light body, slick mouth-feel, medium carbonation with a bit of a bite Overall: It is a bit sour/tart for my liking, but I enjoyed this and I will enjoy it regularly! 550 ml bottle, roused, poured. Thank you Jorg for helping me get this!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JK54B (1539) - Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 15, 2013
Soft nose. Pale beige large head. Dark brownish color. Not very sweet hoppy and wheaty taste. Mild hops. Not very special.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Oakes (13860) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 16, 2012
Rather dark colour, cloudy and dull tan, with a just a thin head. The aroma is a bit musty/yeasty with just a hint of bananas. Sweet, with some footy yeasty...quite yeasty all told. Short shelf life - gets tart fast.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Beershine (5218) - The Sunshine State, Florida, USA - OCT 15, 2012
Hand filled plastic bottles from store in Cape Town. Dark rusty orange, not such a nice color. Scant head too. Aroma is fairly clean but completely unexciting. Sweetness on the palate with some starchy banana lingers without becoming cloying. Malts are nutty and nice. Thin and strangely dark but generally ok. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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