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Apple Falls – Premiere Act II

Apple Falls – Premiere Act II

Cider Profile:

Name: Apple Falls – Premiere Act II
Sampled November 2017

Brand: Apple Falls Cider Co.
Type: 
Apple – Crisp
Location of Brewing:
Carrying Place, ON
ABV:
6.9%
Website Link:
applefallscider.ca
Ingredients
: Apple Cider (Empire, McIntosh, Norther Spy and Red Delicious)
Gluten Free: Yes
Sugar Content: N/A

Size(s) available: 500mL (bottle)
Availability:
Campbells’s Orchard
Flavour:
Apple
Colour:
Semi-translucent golden sunshine
Carbonation
: Big bubbles, infrequent streaming. Medium bubbles on side of glass.

 


Cider Crate Tasting Notes:

Smell: Medium smell. Fleshy, fresh apple with vinegar-like acidic notes.  Some mustiness.
Initial Taste: Light bite. Simple blend of apples with tanginess.
After Taste: Not a long lingering presence. Smooth with earthy,musty and acidic notes. Becomes quite dry in the finish, with little apple taste but mostly a dry sensation.
On ice: Carbonation is cut. Flavour is reduced. A bit more astringent.

Additional Notes:  A simple cider with not a lot of depth, Apple Falls Premiere Act II offers a lighter consumption experience. It is a naturally sweet cider, that finishes quite dry – but does not have a sugary taste or residue.  It’s hard to pick out a single variety of apple as it is a medley of apple flavours that comes through.

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

Next recommendations:
More Sweet – Clafeld Smashed Apple Cider
More Sour – Heartwood Dry Cider
More Dry – County Apple Cider
More Crisp – Brickworks Batch 1904

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