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Experimentalis With Peaches (Pedro Ximenez Barrel) | OEC Brewing (Ordinem Ecentrici Coctores)

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4.24/5
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39 Ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
OEC Brewing (Ordinem Ecentrici Coctores)
Connecticut, United States
oecbrewing.com

Style: American Wild Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.00%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
A Belgian style blond ale that has been aged in a Pedro Ximenez barrel from Malaga, Spain and enriched with peaches from our own horticultural area.

Added by HopStoopid120 on 07-09-2014

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
2
Ratings:
39
pDev:
8.96%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
14
Gots:
3
Trade:
0
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 39 |  Reviews: 2
Reviews by VelvetExtract:
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3.85/5  rDev -9.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Growler. Poured a very hazy, yellow/orange, peach color. Thicker white head tpgrows then fades. Softer lacing. Aroma is damn tart and sour. Peaches! Who would ever be surprised by that. Some unripened nectarines, too. Hints of wood but far juicier than woody. First sip jolts me with tartness. Seconds one I can find a bit more fruity sweetness. As I get more accustomed to the flavor, I start to pick up more grape, oak and must. I do pick up an 'off' metallic flavor but it's not too powerful. The peaches are tart and organic. Lots of wildly fermented yeasty notes. Body is surprisingly a bit creamy. Also it leaves a tannic feel. I enjoyed this save for the metallic twang I picked up. This brewery has a very unique backstory and they seem to be making some seriously zany beers.

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Pours a dull orange with no head. Nose is pretty much non-existent - maybe some faint citrus notes. Taste reveals citric acid and sour peaches; however, the flavors are a bit off. Mouthfeel is light and lively and moderately acidic, such that it leaves a residual burn between quaffs. Overall, pretty good but way too acidic for my sensibilities.

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Experimentalis With Peaches (Pedro Ximenez Barrel) from OEC Brewing (Ordinem Ecentrici Coctores)
Beer rating: 4.24 out of 5 with 39 ratings
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