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Clos Saint-Denis Fine Pomme de Glace

Clos Saint-Denis Fine Pomme de Glace
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Brewed by Clos Saint-Denis
Style: Ice Cider/Perry
Saint-Denis-sur-Richelieu, Canada
Serve in Flute, Stem glass

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RATINGS: 35   MEAN: 4.11/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.91   EST. CALORIES: 330   ABV: 11%
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Our Pomme de Glace aged in oak barrels


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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
callmemickey (2252) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 15, 2014
Radiant golden-red color. Caramelized apples, light oak, applied pie spicing. Silky. Gentle acidity and moderate sweetness. Quite respectable.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
tom10101 (2212) - Quebec, CANADA - FEB 14, 2014
Bottle (375 ml). Deep dark amber/caramel color. Aroma of wood, caramelized apples, alcohol, brown sugar and spices. Taste is sweet with caramelized apples, vanilla, wood, brown sugar, cinnamon, acidity, tropical fruits and a strong warming finish. Medium to full bodied. Liquorous, but really not as thick as the Ice Ciders from La Face Caché de la Pomme. Quite complex, but balanced could be a little better. Sweet and heavy on alcohol, but still a damn fine sipper.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
TheEpeeist (3175) - Swarthmore, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 25, 2013
375 ml bottle. Clear brassy brown with a few bubbles. Nose is intense butterscotch, baked apple, cinnamon and lemon zest. Silky syrup beautifully tart and sweet. Taste is slightly more green than red apple, spicy cinnamon candy, oak and sour nectarine. Perfectly clean and balanced.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
PhillyCraft (2845) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 16, 2013
Bottle split with Brian and Courtney. Pours a golden color with no head or lacing. Aromas and flavor of oak butter, rich apples, honey and light vanilla. So smooth and flavorful. Lots of sugar and beautiful apple skins. Syrupy and layered mouth. Super warming. This is retarded.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
brokensail (9918) - Orange County, California, USA - JAN 7, 2013
Dark caramel colored pour with nice legs and great clarity. Aroma is rich, sweet, apple, almost apple pie-like. Amazing caramel aroma and sweetness, vanilla, a hint of butterscotch, dark fruit, and a subtle apple tartness. The flavor is amazingly sweet with tons of apple, sugar, vanilla, caramel, and butterscotch notes. Hints of oak, some dark fruit, subtle tartness, and mild alcohol on the finish. Amazing stuff. Thanks, Chris!

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
harrisoni (12648) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - MAR 18, 2012
Fine pomme de glace 11% abv think its clos st denis. Beautiful tawny rich colour. Bit of sweet glue on aroma. Lots of apple. Wow thats amzing and puts a huge smile on my face. bit too much glue but beatifully sweet thanks harry 3.9 Massive thanks to Hogtownharry

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
vtafro (2450) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - OCT 27, 2011
Bottle at ice cider tasting. Orange pour , no head. Vanilla, woody, apple sweetness and tartness with a touch of brandy and warmth.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
LinusStick (2756) - Moon Twp, suburb of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 25, 2011
Wow! A delicious and powerful cider. Haven’t had an ice cider before as they seem hard to find, but I’m glad I found this one. Aroma was huge. Sweet apple, hintsof cinnamon and very vinous. Pour was a nice clear amber. Taste is where this drink shines. Sweet crisp apple intermingle with pineapple, spice and coconut. Tastes like a sweet mixed carribean rum drink. Finish is sweet wet and long. Oak and vanilla in the aftertaste which mixes well with the sweet fruit. As it warmed some white grape came out. Very complex and delicious.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GRM (2827) - Aylmer, Quebec, CANADA - APR 8, 2011
Sample, Mondial des cidres de glace, savoured on February 12 2011; eye: caramel with a golden hue; nose: light apple concentrate, light tropical fruits; mouth: apple concentrate, light tropical fruits, mineral finale in caramelized apple, liqueur-like, quite sweet, light acidity; overall: good FRANÇAIS Échantillon, Mondial des cidres de glace, savourée le 12 février 2011 œil : caramel avec une teinte dorée; nez : léger concentré de pommes, léger fruits tropicaux; bouche : concentré de pommes, léger fruits tropicaux, finale minérale en pomme caramélisée, liquoreux, pas mal sucré, légère acidité; en résumé : bon

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
JoeMcPhee (8188) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 12, 2011
Pale golden straw pour. The nose is light with a bit of soft vanillaish oak backing the bright fresh apple character. There is a bit of light tart pineapple on the nose but the deep rich apple character seems to have fallen off a bit. A little bit of light tannic character. Rich and tasty throughout. There is a bit of soft pepper on the back. It’s quite unusual actually although I miss the brightness of the original. LIght vanilla and almost a bit of coconut. Pretty nice stuff.


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