Brewed by Namibia Breweries
Style: Pale Lager
Windhoek, Namibia


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RATINGS: 51   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.28/5   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
Tafel Lager is a fine quality, smooth tasting natural lager with a wholesome flavor and aroma. This beer has its origins at Hansa Brewery in Swakopmund. The taste can be described as the ideal balance between refreshment, flavor and bitterness, which makes it the perfect companion for any occasion.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
GregClow (3027) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 25, 2008
Bottle. With all due respect to Cu6a who rated this a couple before me, there certainly are lot of better beers than this. But for what it is, itís all right. Decent clear golden appearance with a snow white head, and a mild aroma and flavour with no off-notes. Clean, refreshing - but also pretty boring.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
austinpowers (2826) - New York, New York, USA - JUL 18, 2006
Almost exactly like Windhoek Lager. I canít tell them apart at all. Enjoyed near Sossusvlei, Namibia, but available almost anywhere in Namibia and in parts of S. Africa.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
PriorL (2819) - Gent, BELGIUM - AUG 3, 2013
APPEARANCE: clear blond beer, small unstable white head. NOSE: little citrus, grains, not much in total. TASTE: grains, fresh, OKť pilsener like beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
drpimento (2626) - La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 22, 2011
Pours with a nice foamy, frothy, fine, off white head that slowly subsides with lots of little bubble trails and some lace. Color is a clear yellow. Aroma is hop, malt, cereal. Flavor is like nose and heavy on the cereal. Body is ok and so is carbonation. Finish is like flavor with a hint of solvent and is short to medium in length. Servicable beer and nice to see no adjuncts.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Yves (2603) - Turnhout, BELGIUM - AUG 29, 2014
Shared with wim at wimís place. Clear goldblond colored beer, with no head and no carbonation. Malty cartonnage aroma. Medium sparkling palate. Finish is sweet slightly malty.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
POLK (2219) - HÝrning, DENMARK - AUG 24, 2014
Thin clear golden color. small white foam. Light hoppy aroma. Easy drinkable but slightly bland.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 7/20
Dorqui (2154) - Brescia, ITALY - OCT 13, 2005
UPDATED: SEP 14, 2007 Canned 0,33L. Much abundant and fragrant foam, optimal persistence and duration. Limpid yellow color, pale and much bubbly one. Promising aspect for a canned beer. Unfortunately lean and watery scent. Pungent taste, lightly bitter and little malty rumors. Short and insipid end.
Thanks to Stefy for this beer.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Foffern (1491) - BodÝ, NORWAY - MAY 6, 2012
Can shared with ClubGonzo. Has a clear straw yellow colour with a very small white head. Aromas of pale malt, hay, grass, sweet corn and some fresh berries. The flavour is a bit sweet with hay and sweet corn. The mouth feel is watery, thin and a bit slick. Light bitterness. Not a bad beer, just boring.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ElManana (1296) - Scheldewindeke, BELGIUM - AUG 17, 2015
Can & bottle on holiday in Namibia, numerous times. My prefered lager in Namibia. Crisp, clean, light bitter, nice lager.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
OlJuntan64 (1265) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - SEP 5, 2003
UPDATED: SEP 6, 2003 MGC with large very pale yellow fine bubbled creamy head. Very faint metallic herbal hops aroma. Very watery thin lightly effervescent body. Short lasting soapy medium mild stale hoppy bitter flavours. Lacks any real character or feature worth describing. T'was a drainpour.

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