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Blue Toad Hard Cider

Blue Toad Hard Cider
Cranny Appleton Cranberry Hard Cider

Category: Fruit Cider

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 6.5%
85 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended

Blue Toad Hard Cider
Cranny Appleton Cranberry Hard Cider

Category: Fruit Cider

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 6.5%
Neon red oak color. Fruity, earthy aromas and flavors of raw cranberry and moss with a lightly tannic, puckering, petillant, dry medium body and a tingling, medium-long finish imparting nuances of lemon rind and melon rind finish. A very earthy and austerely dry cranberry cider.

Tasting Info

Beer Glass Style: Crisp & Light & Sour & Tart
Aroma Aroma: raw cranberry and moss
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with nuances of lemon rind and melon rind
Bitterness Bitterness: None
Enjoy Enjoy: with food
Recipes Pairing: Peking Duck, Hearts of Palm Salad, Chicken Caesar Salad
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A very earthy and austerely dry cranberry cider.

The Producer

Blue Toad Hard Cider

The Producer
120 Mushroom Blvd, Suite 105
Rochester, NY 14623
USA
1 585-370-0752

Fruit Cider

Beer Glass Pokal Cider.jpg
Serve in a Pokal
This category contains all non-apple based ciders, excluding perry. Many ciders in this category are in fact a blend of apple cider and other fruit juices. These ciders can range from sweet to dry and typically feature the flavors and aromas of the added fruit.