As traditional as it gets. European cider apple varieties blended at the press, fermented through the winter, racked, blended again and matured into early Summer. Lightly back-sweetened for balance and bring out fruitiness.
Floral spicy sweet nose, with strong characteristics of sweet apple, stone fruit, ripe orange and a tropical fruit acidity and wine-like tannic/bitter notes balanced with a crisp clean finish.
goodbyeohio (25) - Portland, Oregon, USA - OCT 6, 2013
4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Clear golden pour, vibrant nose of wine tannins and apple brandy. Perfect carbonation level, first sip is appley but not overly so. Finishes dry with a touch of vanilla. Extremely drinkable, surprisingly so for something packaged so finely in a spiffy 750ml. Robust boozy apple is present, which may limit drinkability for the cider noob. This, however, is a cider nerdís session beverage. Highly recommended especially for its attention to detail and concise delivery.
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