2019 Pear Natural Perry

2019 Pear Natural Perry

2019 Pear
Hunter Valley, NSW

Fresh and Fruity

$24 each

Cider Details

Region
Hunter Valley
Vintage
2019
Type
Cider
Variety
Pear
Volume
750mL
Alcohol Volume
5.5%
Tasting Notes
Pear Nat – New age or Old school, not quite sure but this is a bit of a play with some Perry cider and the name Petillant Naturel associated with cloudy sparkling wines. This is your “fresh as” Perry cider. Whilst the Pear juice was fermenting we rapidly cooled and naturally settled to stop the fermentation with a little natural sugar remaining. After bottling we allow it to warm and restart fermentation in the bottle. The result an effervescent, fruity but dry, cloudy brew.
Style
New seasons pears are juiced and chilled.
Colour
Gold straw in colour, Clear when settled but cloudy when stirred.
Bouquet
The nose is fruity and fresh and the yeast adds a bit of depth.
Palate
With nothing but pears and yeast at work, what you see is what you get. The natural sorbitol (careful, don’t drink too much) in pears leaves some mouthfeel and body. It’s dry but fruity and has fresh crispy elements combined with some robust yeasty notes.
Food Matches
An experimental cider, tell us when. One for the adventurous, full stop.

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