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Duxbury – Pomme D’Eau

Duxbury – Pomme D’Eau

Cider Profile:

Name:   Duxbury – Pomme D’Eau
Sampled April 2020

Brand: Duxbury Cider Co.
Type:
Apple – Spritzer
Location of Brewing: Meaford, ON
ABV:
3.2%
Website Link:
duxburycider.ca
Ingredients:  
Ontario apples, sulphites
Gluten Free: Yes
Sugar Content: 30g/L

Size(s) available: 473mL (Can)
Availability:
Duxbury Online Store + Better Beverage Bars
Flavour:
Apple
Colour:
Translucent, very light yellow.
Carbonation:
Semi-frequently large streaming bubbles



Cider Crate Tasting Notes:

Smell: Light aroma. Tangy crisp, sweeter apples. Some tonic and fermentation notes.
Initial Taste: Light bite from carbonation. Light, sweet and crisp apple.
After Taste: As the apple dissipates, it becomes more tonic-like in taste. Apple is smooth, clean but mild.
On ice: Carbonation is cut dramatically.

Additional Notes: This unique blend from Duxbury Cider mixes sweet and crisp apples with the very popular tonic water/spritzer trend.  It’s smooth, easy to drink and goes from apple to more like flavoured water in the taste journey.  Its intentionally light at 3.2% and easy to drink.  Does not have the tonic water harshness you often get with some alcoholic spritzers. It’s very balanced. 50/50 split between a cider and a spritzer.

Rated on a scale of 1-5
Sweet – 2.5
Sour – 2
Crisp – 3.5
Dry – 2
Fruity – 2

Next recommendations:
More Sweet – Fielding – Dry Craft Cider
More Sour – Ardiel – Big John Hopped Cider
More Dry – Liberty Village – Extra Dry Cider
More Crisp – Front Road – Lakeside Cider

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