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RATINGS: 892   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.13   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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Brewed in Kenya since 1922. Medium alcohol beer that is a favorite choice for many occasions.


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2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
tone77 (256) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 24, 2012
Pours a light golden color. Smell is mild, some grains. Taste is grains, malts, slightly bitter at the finish. Overall a decent beer but nothing special.


3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
songsohia (2) - Peterborough, Ontario, CANADA - APR 9, 2014 does not count
From a bottle into a glass, pours a lively yellow which almost mirrors the yellow on the bottle’s label with a thin white head to top it off. It has a very light bitterness and is very sessionable due to very minimal lingering aftertastes. One of the greatest pale lagers I’ve ever enjoyed.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Augdraught1981 (107) - Harlem, Georgia, USA - MAR 30, 2014
Typical easy going, crisp & enjoyable pale lager. Smell is of grain with pale pour & thin white head and an adjunct after bite. Ahhh pale lagers so satisfying & easy to drink though I prefer a pale lager like stella which is cleaner, this one is ever so slightly dirty but still good.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
daniele (4892) - ITALY - MAR 21, 2014
Dorato scarico schiuma media discreta persistenza naso piatto come in bocca un lieve amaro finale

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
ramboraffe (110) - SWEDEN - MAR 20, 2014
A saviour on a sunny African day. Light clear pale color. Smells a bit fruity. At least some bitterness in taste otherwise this is made as light as possible.

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
rlgk (9492) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - MAR 20, 2014
Bottle. Pale yellow beer with a small head. Fruity aroma, oranges, grapes, bready, some grass. Fruity flavor, hoppy, oranges, some bread. Probably drinkable on a hot summer day.

2.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
edsspoon (141) - Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - MAR 17, 2014
Pours pale golden with a frothy white head, which slowly disappears. Aroma of lime and orange with some yeasty malt and basement aroma. Taste of some orange, bready malt, slight bitterness and fairly sweet. It’s kind of strange tasting.

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Emeister84 (753) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - MAR 16, 2014
Aromas of honeyed and lightly caramelized malts, and grassy hops. Clear, pale gold with a mostly fading white head. Lightly sweet, some creaminess. Light bodied, cleansing, refreshing carbonation, finishes clean with some lingering, subtle malty notes.

2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
MunBro (132) - St. Albert, Alberta, CANADA - MAR 15, 2014
Aroma of straw, corn, hay etc. Pours a nice golden color which is pretty much the best thing about this beer. Taste is incredibly one noted - corn. Some minor lemon notes mostly as an aftertaste. I?m assuming this would be great to quench your thirst in East Africa where it?s +50° and you need to run away from lions; however I live in Northern Canada where the coldest day this winter was -59°. We need our beer a little stronger, darker, and more robust up here so we can fight off polar bears and go ice fishing with our bare hands.

2.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
goochflies (15) - Kaiserstuhl, SWITZERLAND - MAR 14, 2014
Gave a 5 on appearance cause it looks so beautiful after a long day in Juba... Standard lager. Quenches the thirst and gives you a smile. Yards better than a Hieni....

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
MPA (779) - Amager (form. Nørrebro&Aalborg), DENMARK - MAR 14, 2014
Can. Yellow with white head. Aroma of yeast, grain and limes. Flavour is sweet with notes of bread and honey. Finishes with a light bitterness. While the beer itself is below average, the design of the can is one of my all time favourites. I’ve never given extra points for bottle or can designs, but this gets an extra 0.1 for looking awesome.


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