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La Gazelle - Société Des Brasseries De L'Ouest Africain (S.O.B.O.A.)

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4 Ratings
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Ratings: 4
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 2.8
pDev: 10.71%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Société Des Brasseries De L'Ouest Africain (S.O.B.O.A.)
Senegal

Style | ABV
Euro Pale Lager |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: thierrynantes on 03-17-2008)
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amstokesdb9

Virginia

2.75/5  rDev -1.8%

04-09-2013 03:18:55 | More by amstokesdb9
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nico_freespirit


3.25/5  rDev +16.1%

11-19-2012 21:37:36 | More by nico_freespirit
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scout662

Maryland

2.4/5  rDev -14.3%
look: 2.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.5

This is the beer I most enjoy in Senegal, but with that said, it is made to please the masses. What this beer lacks in flavor, it makes up for in bottle character. This 63cl green bottle with a gazelle on the cover is generally the best bet at a bar. Even though the ABV% is slightly lower than the others, 4.2%, the cost is the same as a small bottle of Flag, the other Senegal beer. The yellow color almost looks like some one is trying to pull a fast one on you by filling the beer bottles with 1/3 water and the rest beer. Don't worry, the carbonation will still tickle the tongue as long as you keep her in the bottle. You get more bang for your buck by drinking Gazelle and it is lighter than the other two, which means the African sun might be hot, but Gazelle wont dehydrate you. This is another Euro pale lager that is very light in color and taste.

Serving type: bottle

07-09-2009 21:01:17 | More by scout662
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thierrynantes

France

2.8/5  rDev 0%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2 | overall: 3

Beer bottle (63cl), tasted in 2007
Appearance : pale yellow color, with a white foam head.
Smell : Aroma is malty.
Taste and mouthfeel : Flavour is sweet malty, very light, and no aftertaste
Drinkability : an average beer in the style Pale lager, brewered by SOBOA

Serving type: bottle

03-17-2008 21:37:17 | More by thierrynantes
La Gazelle from Société Des Brasseries De L'Ouest Africain (S.O.B.O.A.)
- out of 100 based on 4 ratings.