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Pommies – Dry Cider

Pommies – Dry Cider

Cider Profile:

Name: Pommies Dry Cider
Sampled January 2016

Brand: Pommies Cider
Type: Apple – Dry
Location of Brewing: Caledon, Ontario
ABV: 5%
Website Link: https://pommies.com/
Ingredients: Apples, sulphites
Gluten Free: Yes
Sugar Content: 46g/L

Size(s) available: 355mL (glass bottles), 473mL (cans)
Availability: all year – LCBO, bars and restaurants
Flavour: Apple
Colour: Very pale yellow
Carbonation: Very smell carbonation, some small foam

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Cider Crate Tasting Notes:

Smell: Mild, slightly acidic, hints of grape – reminiscent of a white wine smell
Initial Taste: acidic, sour somewhat musty. Golden delicious and granny smith apple flavour hints.
After Taste: Very short aftertaste, flavour dissipates quickly. Dry feel. Earthy-apple finish.
On ice: carbonation is bigger. Stronger bite. Takes away some flavour (more watered down), slightly more sweet tasting.

Additional Notes: A very light and refreshing cider. Short taste profile but very enjoyable. Very natural tasting, farm-fresh craft cider.

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

Next recommendations:
More Sweet – Ernest Dry Cider
More Sour – Brickworks Batch 1904
More Dry – Duxbury Sideroad
More Crisp – Shiny Cider

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