Monday, August 13, 2012
Game Day Beer Review: Clown Shoes Clementine Belgian White Ale
Poured from the bottle at home. Appeared a deep orange-hued gold with a thinnish white head. Clementine was more deeply colored than most other Belgian Wits I've seen. The beer was lively with carbonation, although the mouthfeel was ultimately a bit oily.
Clementine smelled primarily of Belgian yeast, with a slight spiciness also apparent. The yeast led on the taste, too, and the much ballyhooed Clementine was not immediately apparent. The beer was very
dry, with a banana-y undercurrent running throughout.
It's definitely not typical for the style, and not my favorite of beers: B-