The Cider Crate

Clafeld – Disco Lemonade

Clafeld – Disco Lemonade

Cider Profile:

Name:  Clafeld Cider Disco Lemonade
Sampled April 2018

Brand: Clafeld Fruit Winery and Cider House
Flavoured – Lemon
Location of Brewing:
Picton, ON
Website Link:
Fermented apple juice, fermented grape juice, dried grapefruit peel, dried lemon peel, dried orange peel, sugar, potassium sorbate, sulphites
Gluten Free:
Sugar Content: N/A

Size(s) available: 341 mL (bottle)
Clafeld retail store and online
Bright yellow
Small semi-streaming bubbles with large still bubbles


Cider Crate Tasting Notes:

Smell: Strong aroma – dry, musty apple with a lot of fermentation-process notes
Initial Taste: Medium bite from carbonation. Slight acidity and quick musty flavours. Some bitter and sour flavours from the apples.
After Taste: Sweet lemon flavour comes through and largely overtakes apple flavours. Malty with some acidity. Semi-dry finish.
On ice: Cuts out carbonation sensation. Increases lemon/lemonade flavour and is sweeter overall, with less must.

Additional Notes: Clafeld’s Disco Lemonade cider is a unique cider, delivering on a sweet – not puckering – lemon flavour on the palate. If you want an aged, mature, more-wine like experience drink it without ice. If you want a sweeter experience that really highlights the sweet lemonade aspects, throw some ice in it.

Rated on a scale of 1-5
Sweet – 3
Sour – 2.5
Crisp – 3
Dry – 3.5
Fruity – 3.5

Next recommendations:
More Sweet – Brickworks Hawaii 5 Eh
More Sour – Pommies Cranberry
More Dry – Heritage Estate Dragon’s Gold
More Crisp – Collective Arts Honey and Lavender

Links to Other Stories
Links to Pairings
Links to Cocktails
Links to Comparisons


Post navigation

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed. has expired

AXC Domain Registry has expired

Because of this, the existing content of your website is not showing. If you are the registrant of this domain name and want to continue the use of your website, please contact the company where you registered this domain name to renew it.

If you do not renew this domain name, it will eventually become available for registration by anyone.

AXC Domain Registry