Brewed by South African Breweries (SABMiller)
Style: Pale Lager
Sandton, South Africa


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RATINGS: 567   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.02/5   IBU: 21   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Castle Lager uses South African hops – note the solid foam, as well as the reassuring bitterness with undertones of malt. This beer is somewhat dry, somewhat bitter but never sweet.

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Vaiz's rating

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Vaiz (4460) - Den Haag, - FEB 26, 2013
Draught. Clear golden pour, thin white head. Aroma of grainy malts, slightly metallic. Flavor is slightly bitter, a bit grainy. Boring pilsener and a bit off.

Dirk_T (146) - Frankfurt, GERMANY - JAN 7, 2018
good drinkable refreshing lager. nice golden color. slightly grassy aroma. good carbonation

JWN (54) - Hundvag, NORWAY - JAN 5, 2018
UPDATED: JAN 6, 2018 "The beer is light golden in colour with a nice amount of foam on top just after pouring it into the glass. The taste is standard lager with some sweetness and barely any bitterness. It has a watery aftertaste and ends up kind of boring. Not bad though all things considered." - beersoftheworldproject.wordpress.com
Date: 20/09/2017
Bought at: The Savanna in London, England.

Craftakt (240) - Hannover, Lower Saxony, GERMANY - JAN 4, 2018
Sehr ordentliches Lager mit typischem Mix aus Wasser und überraschend viel Getreidearomen. So hat dieses Lager sogar fast richtig Geschmack und eine gute Trinkbarkeit.

wombat23 (2147) - Texas, USA - JAN 2, 2018
Pours clear pale gold with a white head. Aroma of corn and grains. Taste is corn, grains, metallic notes.

Zlotta (4148) - Hagen, GERMANY - DEC 5, 2017
Sampled from 0.33 l bottle from 'Getr�nketempel', bottled in June 2017. Clear, golden yellow with a thin, frothy, slowly diminishing, white head. Sweetish, slightly grassy and a little skunky aroma of grains and some straw. Moderately sweet, slightly bitter, grassy taste of grains and straw, followed by a short, moderately bitter, slightly grassy and a little metallic finish. Almost medium-bodied, slightly effervescent mouthfeel, soft carbonation. Okay.

Piw (1292) - Rüsselsheim, GERMANY - NOV 11, 2017
330ml Flasche. Klar und golden mit minimaler Schaumkrone. Getreidig. Wässrig. Typisches Lager.

gunnernic (20) - SOUTH AFRICA - SEP 29, 2017
This is a commercial beer that unfortunately comes nowhere close to micro brewery levels and should not rated alongside them

jtclockwork (17654) - , New Jersey, USA - SEP 26, 2017
Can - pours yellow gold with white head - nose and taste of corn, spent grain and metal - light medium body

MrHangover (4693) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - AUG 30, 2017
Bottle @ THT. Weird country lager tick checklist. Typical lager look, clear golden, firm white head on top. Aroma of cardboard, skunk and grassy hops. Flavor is a bit skunked, light sweet and nothing new here. Just that...

jjsint (3606) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - AUG 21, 2017
Bottle from a corner shop in Highfields, Leicester. Golden yellow, clear with a bit of white head. Lemon aroma without the normal cardboardy hit in a macro lager. Bittersweet taste with a sour tang and more dryness near the finish. Reminds me of what I remember Budweiser tasting like: boring but surprisingly not terrible.

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