The Mayflower, 2018

Company Name

Oliver's Cider and Perry

Name of Maker

Tom Oliver

Name of Product

The Mayflower #3

Region

Herefordshire

Season (year fruit grown)

2018

Bottle Size

750ml

Alcohol level (% vol)

8.8

Case Size

6 x 750ml

Bottle Type

Green champagne

Closure Type

29mm Crown Cap

Is it vegan?

Yes

Making

Varieties Used

Blend of bittersweet, bittersharp and Foxwhelp.

About the Orchard

Traditional Herefordshire Orchards

Vintage Conditions & Harvest

Good fruit from a decent year.

Wild or Cultured Yeasts?

Wild yeasts

If cultured, more details:

-

Any sulphites?
(non naturally occurring)

Yes

Extra Details
(sulphites)

At bottling 80ppm

Filtered?

No

Pasteurised?

Yes

Fermented In

Wooden Barrel

Barrel Type

Old oak whisky casks

Any Other Details

Blend of dried fruit infused barrels and ice cider.

Style

Makers Aims/Intentions

Depth of flavour, richness and layered intensity with slight VA twang.

Style

Still

Extra Details (style)

Ice Cider

Sediment/Disgording

On a Scale of Sweet - Dry

Sweet

Residual Sugar level (g/l)

PH level

Titratable Acid level (g/l)

Tasting Notes

Main Taste Characteristics

Layered plum pudding and molasses on deep ripe red apple. Intense with slight acid lift.

Scale of 1-5
(1=Delicate, 5=full bodied)

5

Food pairing  recommendations

Blue cheese.

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