Other Half Brewing Company Takeover at Island Creek Oyster Bar
The Brooklyn brewery will be taking over the Burlington spot’s eight tap lines on September 24.
Burlington’s Island Creek Oyster Bar is thrilled to host Brooklyn, New York’s Other Half Brewing for an exclusive tap takeover on Sunday, September 24, following the end of the much-anticipated Copenhagen Beer Celebration in Boston. Following their opening in the fall of 2016, the restaurant works to continue to spread the gospel of oyster culture within The District, the heart of Burlington’s already sophisticated dining and retail hub. Island Creek Oyster Bar Burlington places seafood at the center of a collaboration joining farmer, chef, and diner.
Other Half will be taking over ICOB’s eight tap lines during brunch service, where chef Matt Celeste will present menu specials such as:
Rye Spaetzle with a Poached Egg and Housemade Tasso Ham
Pastry Basket featuring Beer Bread and a Housemade Pretzel
Other Half’s offerings will include:
Green Down to the Socks: Imperial IPA with cascade, mosaic, motueka + XJA, double dry hopped
All Citra Everything: Imperial single hop citra IPA, double dry hopped with Citra Lupulin powder
Double Mosaic Daydream: Single hop mosaic imperial india pale ale with oats and lactose, double dry hopped with Mosaic lupulin powder
Space Diamonds: Imperial single hop galaxy IPA, double dry hopped
Cream Get the Honey: IPA with mosaic, honey + oats
Baby Diamonds: Session IPA with amarillo + galaxy (Session version of Green Diamonds)
Ain’t Nothing Nice: IPA with galaxy, mosaic + simcoe, double dry hopped
Double Citra Daydream: Imperial single hop Citra IPA with oats and lactose
Other Half's mission is to create beers that they want to drink from a company that they want to be a part of. Their vision is to build a passionate team that brews great beers in New York, representing the 'Other Half' of the industry. They are dedicated to collaborating with breweries in New York as well as across the world in an effort to constantly move the industry forward while elevating the craft. They believe that local breweries play an important role in their communities which is why they partner with these other likeminded brewers and brands.