OEC is looking to the past to push beer forward

OEC is looking to the past to push beer forward

Jan 20, 2023
Ordinem Ecentrici Coctores (OEC for short) is brewing radically traditional beer the hard way, and it shows. Nobody is doing the insane, hyper traditional things this brewery is tackling. Their lagers are cool-shipped and open-fermented, which means that instead of kettles or tanks, the wort is brewed in a large, flat, open top vessel. This technique goes back centuries, and rarely do even the most traditional breweries still do it this way.

Their Latin name translates roughly to "Order of Eccentric Boilers," and eccentric might be an understatement. These beers are absolutely stellar across the board. Check out our very first drop from this peculiar and delightful brewery.

  • DAPPLE - English style dark mild
  • SAISON - brewed with grains of paradise
  • WHITE ALE - Belgian style
  • SATURNALIA - Belgian style quad
  • HELLES SPEZIAL - Full bodied Bavarian export style helles lager
  • HELLES - Bavarian style helles lager
  • MISTRAL - Dry-hopped German style Pilsner
  • PILS - German style Pilsner


NEW STUFF!

HOPS
  • Stone: Ruination - Monumental classic West Coast double IPA
  • Duclaw: Hop Tarts - Vanilla milkshake IPA
  • Maine Beer Co.: Peeper - American pale ale
  • Good People: Range Life - Hazy IPA
DARK
  • Against The Grain: 70k - Bourbon barrel-aged imperial milk stout
  • Against The Grain: 70k Peppermint - Bourbon barrel-aged imperial milk stout with peppermint
  • Against The Grain: 70k Chocolate Orange - Bourbon barrel-aged imperial milk stout with chocolate and orange
  • Against The Grain: 70k Caramel Apple - Bourbon barrel-aged imperial milk stout with caramel and apple
  • Duclaw: Pastriarchy Three Scoops - Neoptolitan ice cream imperial stout
  • Trim Tab: Language of Thunder Cumulus (2022) - Imperial stout aged in bourbon barrels with coconut and vanilla
SOUR
  • Duclaw: Sour Me Double Triple Berry - Imperial sour ale with strawberry, blackberry and pink raspberry
  • Parish: Strawberry Mochi - Berliner style ale with strawberry, vanilla, milk sugar and toasted rice



FOOD TRUCKS

Friday, January 20th: Rickshaw B-Ham, 5 - 8PM

Sunday, January 22nd: Offbeat Catering, 1 - 5PM

 

 

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