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Brewed by Domaine Familial Louis Dupont
Style: Cider
Victot-Pontfol, France

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 343   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.63   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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Note: 2003 vintage bottles are 6% ABV.

Unfiltered, unpasterized cider


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
treadyroc (149) - St. Leonard, Maryland, USA - MAY 29, 2006
Pours a cloudy, almost milky amber. Very thick, & semi-sweet. Has no head & no distinguishable carbonation.<!-- br --><!-- br --> The taste is oaky, apple-y & a bit yeast-y.

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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nick76 (4221) - Tampa, Florida, USA - APR 17, 2007
2005 vintage. The aroma has apples, alcohol, yeast, and a touch of plastic and cork. This one is very crisp and sweet. The flavor is mostly sweet and tart apples without much in the way of addition things (which I was expecting from the aroma). The palate is just right for a cider. I really like this one.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Rockinout (966) - Kent, Ohio, USA - APR 13, 2004
750ml bottle, 2000 vintage. Very bubbly, cloudy golden color. Light on the palate, crisp, dry, and sour-ish. Has the barnyard-hay aroma.

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   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 11/20
hopscotch (9163) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - JAN 2, 2005
2002 vintage bottle. Looks like cider, smells like wood. Thin, watery flavor. Pillow-soft carbonation. Watery finish. Not great, not bad. Overpriced at $15 or so.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (29335) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - DEC 25, 2006
An unclear orange cider with a fast disappearing light yellow head. The aroma is powerfully of acidic apples, with notes of wood and berries mixing in. The flavor is sweet combined with an acidic apple note, leading to a dry end with notes of wood and apples. The body is a bit thin.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ThomasE (5176) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - FEB 27, 2007
Hazy yellow colour with a thin and fast disappearing white head. Fresh apple tart fruity aroma with a vague wood note. Sweet apple fruity flavor with a vague acidic note. Fruity and light sweet finish.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Palidor19 (2949) - Brandon, Florida, USA - APR 17, 2007
Tastes just likes its organic version. Balanced between tart and sweet, and a mild yeasty taste

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Pinball (10849) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - OCT 25, 2008
ar: sour, acid, applr. clear yellow, small white head, fl: citrussy acid, with los of sweetness from applers. quite okay, but lacks finesse. tasty but not fantastic.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
PorterPounder (5557) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - JUN 3, 2011
Tallahassee, Fl - New Leaf Market - cage corked 375 ml bottle. Dark golden pour, little to no head. Fresh apple aroma, golden delicious if I had to peg it, nice and natural. Flavor is smooth and crisp, apples of course, more of a mellow apple flavor, not sour like a Granny Smith, more akin to a Gala variety. Crisp mouthfeel, just the right amount of spritz. Nice change of pace.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
NeoHippie2 (997) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - APR 27, 2014
2011 bottle. Slightly hazy golden pour with a thin white head. Aroma of apple wine. Flavor is slightly dry with champagne-like carbonation. Not bad but not my favorite.


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