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Gemstones of Tanzania

Gemstones of Tanzania

Tanzania is the jewel in the gemstone crown of East Africa. The country is a major producer of tanzanite, a variety of zoisite, but also exploits deposits containing chrysoberyl variety alexandrite, quartz variety amethyst, beryl variety aquamarine and emerald, cordierite, various gem garnets including tsavorite, corundum varieties ruby and sapphire, spinel and tourmaline, notably dravite.

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Beer in Tanzania

Beer in Tanzania

Tanzania is the sixth largest per-capita consumer of beer in Africa. Beer is known as pombe in Swahili and 90% of beer consumed in Tanzania is of homemade-style brews. However, the most recognisable bottled beer brands in Tanzania include: Kilimanjaro Premium Lager (4.5%) Serengeti Premium Lager (5.5%) Ndovu Premium Malt (4.8%) Uhuru Peak Lager (5.8%)

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