Brewed by Kombolcha Brewery (BGI Ethiopia)
Style: Pale Lager
Kombolcha, Ethiopia


on tap

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RATINGS: 196   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.16/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
allmyvinyl (9040) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 27, 2013
330ml bottle from Beers of Europe. Pours clear yellow gold with a thin white head that soon disappears. Slightly stale aroma, but light malts, hay and lemon are there. Taste’s OK too, nothing special. Pretty standard lager beer.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
thooper41 (556) - BELGIUM - SEP 24, 2013
330 mL bottle: Appearance is golden brown with minimal white head. Aroma of stale malt. Taste is similar with a hint of complexity. Drinkable

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Niko100 (2595) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 22, 2013
Nice straw/gold color; Light to medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of toasted sweet malt, hay, & grain; Flavor of sweet malt, some caramel, cereal/corn, and grain; Metallic finish; Decent at best.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Grumbo (1173) - Ipswich, Suffolk, ENGLAND - AUG 21, 2013
Bottle from a world food store in Chelmsford. Clear pale gold colour with a white head. Slight malt aroma, with cereal. Quite high carbonation, light body. Not one of the better pale lagers.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Erzengel (7324) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - AUG 20, 2013
Rating from 2008. 33cl-bottle. Meine Flasche hat nur ein Bauchetikett ohne Zutaten oder MHD. Nur Name, Inhalt, Alkoholgehalt und Brauerei sind auf Englisch aufgeführt. Dunkelgelbe Farbe im Glas, würzig-alkoholisch-vergorener Geruch. Der Antrunk ist sehr getreidig-würzig und leicht süßlich. Zum Hauptteil wird das Bier würziger und süßlicher mit einer interessant muffigen Note. Der Nachgeschmack ist leicht metallisch und ziemlich schnell verflogen. Dabei würzig-getreidig und leicht malzig-süßlich. Sehr süffig. --> Interessantes, exotisches Bier, aber für den deutschen Dauergebrauch eher weniger meins! 12,8,12,6,12,7 - 8,50

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Wim (3539) - Weelde, BELGIUM - AUG 9, 2013
on holliday in the airport ethiopia on tap gold blond colored body with a white head and a spicy malty aroma with a spicy malt hoppy sweet taste with a bitter finish

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Rasmus40 (16691) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 2, 2013
Bottle @ Jerntorgets Brygghus, Gothenburg. Clear golden with a white head. Aroma is sweet, light malty, grainy and light corn. Flavor is medium sweet. Sweet finish. Watery. 250713

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
rodenbach99 (4068) - Longueuil, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 20, 2013
Une bouteille au Restaurant Menelik rue du Sauffroy à Paris. Cette bière a été bue à la bouteille car je mangeais avec mes mains et le verre aurait été trop sale. Une bière simple, commerciale, facile. Une bière qu’on boit dans un restaurant éthiopien pour la forme et pour le crochet à la rubrique Ethiopia.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
dreamflower (753) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - MAY 25, 2013
Bottle shared with northropfrye. Thanks for this one!!! Ha. The best thing about this beer is the appearance, crystal clear and pretty, I kind of enjoy looking up at the bubbles from below, but the aroma is underwhelming, and the palate gets watery quickly and the taste is not awesome.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
northropfrye (3124) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - MAY 25, 2013
Faint bready aroma. Clear yellow body with white head and surprising amount of lacing. Taste is sweet, and bitter, not too pronounced, a bit medicinal. Not horrible.

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