Ecliptic Comet Calala Passionfruit Imperial Wit

Press Release

PORTLAND, Ore... Ecliptic Brewing will release the newest addition to their Special Release line-up on May 4th.  Comet Calala is an Imperial Wit brewed with passionfruit and orange peel.  The name Comet Calala draws inspiration from the breweries astronomy ties combined with another name for passionfruit, Calala.

“Comet Calala was born from a team brainstorming session where we knew we wanted to brew the perfect beer for Spring,” said Owner and Brewmaster John Harris.  “The excitement for this beer has been high among the staff at Ecliptic and we cannot wait for everyone to try it.”

Comet Calala Passionfruit Imperial Wit

Comet Calala Passionfruit Imperial Wit will warm you like the tropics.  We started with a traditional witbier base and added passionfruit (also known as a Calala) and orange peel for a juicy finish.  Comet Calala is the perfect beer to celebrate Spring.    

ABV 8%  IBU 25


Comet Calala will be available in draft and 22oz package throughout Ecliptic’s distribution network.

About Ecliptic Brewing
Ecliptic Brewing is a venture from John Harris, an Oregon beer icon whose background is steeped in the state’s rich craft brewing history. The name Ecliptic unites Harris’ two passions: brewing and astronomy, and as such, the brewery celebrates the Earth’s yearly journey around the sun through both its beer and restaurant menus. Executive chef Michael Molitor rotates his seasonally inspired menu every six weeks in accordance with the old world calendar. Harris’ signature beers include Spectra Hoppy Pilsner, Orbiter IPA, Carina Peach Sour Ale, and Capella Porter. For more information, visit:

Ecliptic beers are available at the brewery (825 North Cook St), in package and on-tap throughout the area, and distributed by: Maletis Beverage (Portland, Salem, Vancouver WA), Bigfoot Beverage (Eugene, Bend, Coast), Fort George Distributing (Northern Oregon Coast), Summit Distribution (Southern Oregon), Click Distributing (Seattle, Tacoma, Spokane, Northern Idaho), Dickerson Distributing (Bellingham), Crooked Stave Artisans (Colorado), Freedom Distributors (North Carolina), BeerThirst (Canada), and Graybeal (Eastern Oregon).