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County Cider Company Ice Cider

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There are 6 user submitted reviews for this wine.

Courtney Flood rated this wine as 85/100 with the following review:

Sherry-like nuttiness overpowers this wine. Tones of applesauce and butterscotch. Creme brulee might make a good partner.
Douglas McMillan rated this wine as 86/100 with the following review:

A cider with a sherry-like tendency. the oxidized apple aromas are accompanied by a bit of earthiness and some caramel. The finish is also a bit dry sherry-like.
Sean O'Regan rated this wine as 86/100 with the following review:

June 22, 2014: Medium copper with a nose of bruised apples, floral/blossom and spice cupboard. The palate is sweet with ripe apple and spice but an edginess and a bitter note that takes away a bit. A little disappointing compared to some excellent bottles in past years. A nice pairing with apple strudel.
Kristin Perrin rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

Nutty / appley / earthy / sherry-like / medium sweet with substantial acidity to balance.

A cheese board with some kind of apple compote. La Sauvagine should be included in this mix!
Chris Coughlin rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Made from: Russet, Ida Red and Northern Spy apples. This ice cider is a great finisher to a good meal. Medium+ aromas and palate with good mouth-feel.
Jane Staples rated this wine as 85/100 with the following review:

An iced ceder from Ontario's Prince Edward County. Very mild sweet apple aromas and apalate showing sweet apples and hint of spice.
Try with caramel apple pie.

Natalie's Review

County Cider Company Ice Cider, Prince Edward County, Ontario, Canada: Ice cider is made in a very similar way as Icewine is, except cider is apple-based and icewine is grape-based. For this cuvée of blend of cider, the cidery used a mix of frozen Russet, Ida Red and Spy apples have been pressed to produce a sweet and concentrated juice. This is then fermented to create this luscious cider. Gorgeous apple goodness: your mouth waters even smelling this terrific cider. Good balance. It's better than pie in a glass. and would pair nicely with caramel desserts, apple pie or pan-fried foie gras. 4630 12.50% S 375 mL  $29.95 Score: 87/100. June 18, 2014  Full Review




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