Loch Mór – Savvy Pomme
Name: Loch Mór – Savvy Pomme
Sampled June 2021
|Brand: Loch Mór Cider Co
Type: Apple – Single Varietal
Location of Brewing: Hillier, ON
Website Link: lochmorcider.ca
Ingredients: Apples, sulphites
Gluten Free: Yes
Sugar Content: N/A Size(s) available: 375ml (bottle)
Availability: Loch Mór Retail and online store
Colour: Translucent, sunshine yellow
Carbonation: Mixed, lightly streaming bubbles.
Heavy carbonation when first opened.
Cider Crate Tasting Notes:
Smell: Medium aroma. Sweet pulpy and bright apple with hints of pineapple.
Initial Taste: Light bite from carbonation. Sweet and smooth apple that’s creamy with some acidic notes. Bright pineapple-like notes. Rich fermentation flavours.
After Taste: Apple reduces and becomes a little more dry and acidic. Some long lasting tannic notes.
On ice: Carbonation is slightly reduced. A little more acidic and less apple forward
Additional Notes: Loch Mór’s Savvy Pomme is a uniquely smooth cider that is is off-dry yet still higher in tannic elements and acidity. Even being as delicate as it appears, it’s much higher in alcohol than you would think at 8.5. Rich in fermentation notes and depth. It is easy to drink with a long lingering aftertaste. Has a unique pineapple flavour to it, although it is a single varietal offering.
Rated on a scale of 1-5
Sweet – 2.5
Sour – 3.5
Crisp – 3
Dry – 4
Fruity – 3.5
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