Sparkling Ciders

Sparkling Ciders

CIDRERIE ST-NICOLAS POM’OR TRADITION CRACKLING CIDER
7.0% Alcohol/Vol.
Product #179473 at LCBO. Click to view availability.
Sweetness: Medium
Bright, delicious, refreshing, slightly frizzante apple cider that is true to what the style should be. Dry and very appley, but with an exceptional cleansing crispness on the mid-palate. Normandy-like. Finishes fairly long and filled with apple/citrus flavours. Try it with pork tenderloin, grilled salmon or apple crumble. (VINTAGES panel, March 2010)
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CREMANT CIDRERIE ST-NICOLAS
2.8% Alcohol/Vol., 750 ml bottle,
Product #61671 at LCBO. Click to view availability.
Sweetness: 51 g/L. Off dry, smooth with fresh burst of apple and pear aromas. Pair with cheeses, brunches, pork, sushi, salmon, turkey, excellent mixed in a cocktail or in a mimosa for brunch.
An appealing light, sparkling cider with natural aromas of apple blossom and apple juice; Light-bodied and off-dry with balancing acidity; Smooth and easy drinking, with low alcohol and a crisp finish. (VINTAGES panel, March 2010)


ST-NICOLAS ROSÉ CRACKLING CIDER
7% Alcohol/Vol., 750 ml bottle,
Product #275362 at Vintages. Click to view availability.
Sweetness: Medium Dry. Strawberries and raspberries macerated with the apple cider make this unique crackling cider sing. Try on it’s own, with seafood, cheeses, turkey or brunch.
The perfect brunch beverage. Strawberries and raspberries are macerated with the apple cider to create this ‘rosé’ fizzy cider. Aromas suggest apple custard, apricot jam, strawberry and honeysuckle. Medium dry, fresh and flavourful with lively bubbles. Soft and easy drinking, though it has also got some crisp, zippy acidity. Juicy apple tones sing on the mid-palate and finish. Enjoy with brie-filled crepes, a fresh fruit cocktail or even roast turkey. (VINTAGES panel, March 2012)


ST-NICOLAS BRUT CRACKLING STRONG CIDER
8.5% Alcohol/Vol., 750 ml bottle.
Product #277442 at Vintages. Click to view availability.
Sweetness: Extra Dry. Crisp and tart, the perfect cider! Gorgeous on it’s own, with cheeses, even right through to desserts.
Pale silvery straw color. Aromas of apple cider with a tart, fizzy light-to-medium body and a crisp, kiwi and baked apple tart finish. A pleasant food affined sparkling apple cider with very good purity and acidity. Score – 88. (tastings.com, Jan. 9, 2012)