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Domaine Labranche Fire Cider 2013 Wine Review

Domaine Labranche Fire Cider 2013

Domaine Labranche Fire Cider 2013

Eastern Townships, Canada

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Drink: 2013-2019

Bottle size: 375 ml

Alcohol: 12%

Sweetness: Sweet

Wine Type: Dessert Wine

Winery: Domaine Labranche

Natalie's Score: 90/100

A juicy, luscious mouth-watering dessert cider with glorious aromas of red and golden apples. Flavours are concentrated by the heat of the estate's maple syrup pans. Serve chilled at 6-8 degress C. Gorgeous on its own or with maple glazed salmon.

Cider food pairings: baked apples with fire cider sauce served over ice cream.

This Domaine Labranche Fire Cider 2013 was reviewed on December 31, 2015 by Natalie MacLean

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In the same way maple sap is slowly heated into syrup, the Labranche Fire Cider
apple must is concentrated in our wood-fired pans. Unlike freeze concentration
used to make ice cider, fire cider relies on heat to concentrate its natural sugars and
aromas. Fire cider is still a scarce product, as few Quebec producers can make it.
Amber orange colour, reminiscent of flames. This sweet cider reveals intense
aromas of maple taffy, smoky maple wood, barley sugar and caramelized apple.
Its soft, full and creamy texture reveals a refreshing acidity, with a finish that is
long and harmonious.

Source: Winery (Domaine Labranche)

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