The Holiday version of Elliott Bay’s popular Westside Wit. This dark Belgian Wit beer falls between Elliott Bay’s No Doubt Stout and Noir Von Boorian, with just a touch of Luna Weizen. More “chocolaty” than the Noir and lighter in body than the Stout, this beer is a nice contrast to the stronger winter beers out there. Spiced with fresh orange peel, raisins, fresh ginger, and cloves and very lightly hopped with Styrian Goldings.
Sham (1845) - Seattle, Washington, USA - DEC 31, 2007
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Dark and murky brown with a small head and decent lacing. Small spices in the nose with a little yeast. Some roasts and hints of orange citrus. Also notes of chocolate malts and wheat. Full bodied with a malty/yeasty finish. Doesn’t look a damn thing like a wit, but eh, I thought it was all right.
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