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Berghoff Brewery

Berghoff Brewery
Solstice Wit

Category: Witbier

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 5.2%
91 Points
Gold Medal
Exceptional

Berghoff Brewery
Solstice Wit

Category: Witbier

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 5.2%
Hazy golden yellow color. Mild aromas of chamomile and orange teas and apple turnovers. Soft and silky with a fruity-yet-dry medium body and a banana cream pie and delicate peppercorn bread accented finish. An alluring blend of dry, fruit, and spice notes in a well measured frame. Very sessionable.
Tasting Info
Beer Glass Style: Spicy & Complex
Aroma Aroma: chamomile and orange teas and apple turnovers. Soft and silky
Taste Flavor: banana cream pie and delicate peppercorn bread
Bitterness Bitterness: Faint
Enjoy Enjoy: Enjoy on its own
Recipes Pairing: Grilled Salmon, Veggie Frittata, Chevre
Bottom Line Bottom Line: Very sessionable.
The Producer

Berghoff Brewery

The Producer
1730 W. Superior St, 3W
Chicago, IL 60622
USA
1 608-358-4992
Witbier
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Serve in a Pokal
Witbier or wit beers are pale straw to deep golden in color and range in alcohol from 4.5-5%. These unfiltered beers are a style of flavored wheat beer, and derive much of their flavoring from bitter curaçao orange peel, coriander and other spices. This style is distinctly Belgian in origin and has seen resurgence in recent decades. It is now widely produced in the US as a summer seasonal. Noteworthy example of this style include: Hoegaarden White Beer, Unibroue Blanche de Chambly, and Brouwerij de Gouden Boom Blanche de Bruges. Pair with Thai noodles or baked chicken.
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