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7 Shores – Peach Vanilla

7 Shores – Peach Vanilla

Cider Profile:

Name:  7 Shores Peach Vanilla Bean
Sampled May 2018

Brand: Muwin Estate Wintes Ltd.
Type:
Flavoured
Location of Brewing:
New Ross, Nova Scotia
ABV:
4.8%
Website Link:
7shorescider.com
Ingredients:
N/A
Gluten Free:
Yes
Sugar Content: N/A

Size(s) available: 500mL (bottle)
Availability:
Nova Scotia Liquor Stores
Flavour:
Peach and Vanilla
Colour:
Translucent pale yellow
Carbonation:
Medium, frequently streaming bubbles

 


Cider Crate Tasting Notes:

Smell: Medium creamy peach aroma with hints of apples and vanillas. Crisp and juicy essence.
Initial Taste: Small bite from carbonation. Quick dry and strong peach flavour. Some fleshy apple flavours.
After Taste: Peach flavour remains strong and continues. Vanilla peaks through. Ends creamy and dry with the flavour lingering a long time.
On ice: Cuts carbonation. Flavour remains mostly the same, slightly tamed.

Additional Notes: 7 Shores’ Peach Vanilla Cider is a creamy, drier offering that is not as sweet/sugared as other peach ciders we’ve had. Peach is the dominant flavour from start to finish, with the promised vanilla appearing into the aftertaste. The carbonation in this cider is a prime example of how the carbonation can lift and sharpen the flavour. Refreshing and semi-full-bodied, it is a lighter drink at 4.8%.

Rated on a scale of 1-5
Sweet – 3
Sour – 2
Crisp – 3.5
Dry – 3.5
Fruity – 3.5

Next recommendations:
More Sweet – Brickworks – Stadium Island Peach Cider
More Sour – Annapolis Cider – Earl Blue
More Dry – County – Peach Cider
More Crisp – Chain Yard Cider – Foundation

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