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Milton Star – Citron Sunrise

Milton Star – Citron Sunrise

Cider Profile:

Name:  Milton Star – Citron Sunrise
Sampled March 2017

Brand:  Milton Star
Type:
Quebec Sparkling Cider
Location of Brewing:
Sainte-Cecile-De-Milton, PQ
ABV:
7%
Website Link:
lemondedesbieres.com
Ingredients:
Apples (Sunrise, Spartan, McIntosh), Lemon, Sugar, Yeist. Contains Sulfates
Gluten Free:
Yes
Sugar Content: N/ASize(s) available: 500ml
Availability:
SAQ
Flavour:
Apple – Lemon
Colour:
light, pale yellow, cloudy with hints of peach
Carbonation:
Medium bubbles
 

Cider Crate Tasting Notes:

Smell: Sour apples with hints of lemon.
Initial Taste: Medium bite, First taste of some apples followed by lemons.  carbonation is tart.
After Taste: Lemons linger, fermentation process is strong and somewhat overwhelming in the aftertaste.
On ice: On ice looses a bit of taste and most of the bite and tartness.

Additional Notes:  A slightly tart medium cider with a lot of carbonation and fermentation tastes, this lemon infused Quebec apple cider is pretty unique.  You can tell it is a Quebec cider, splash of lemon peel, it  finishes with a strong fermentation taste, almost like club soda.  It’s a cider base, but not much cider taste to it.

Rated on a scale of 1-5
Sweet – 2
Sour – 3
Crisp – 4
Dry – 3
Fruity – 3

Next recommendations:
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