Cider: BECKHORN HOLLOW DRY CIDER
Maker: Eve’s Cidery Origin: Van Etten, New York
ABV: 8% Bottle: 750 ml
Makers Style/Bottle Notes: “Naturally sparkling cider, fermented in this bottle”.
Fruit: Apple Cider Maker: Autumn Stoscheck
Our Tasting Notes: First glass, drinking at about 52 degrees.
In The Glass: Clear, pale, white-gold with a small, steady bead that settles to no visible bubble.
Aroma: Apple peel, marzipan, honey, raw apple, baked apple, grassy, powdered sugar, citrus peel and spice.
Taste: Tart, sweet, slightly spirituous and warming, with stone fruit, dried apricot, and anise & fennel.
Overall Impressions: Refreshing with pleasing tart acidity, balanced by sweet, sour, and subtle bitter notes. Intend to taste this cider again if we can find – it’s a special blend – we discovered ours at Eve’s Cidery’s New York GrowNYC Greenmarket stall at Union Square. This cider is currently not listed on Eve’s Cidery’s website.
BONUS MIXOLOGY TIP: Eve’s Cidery Beckhorn Hollow Dry Cider with a splash of Eden Ice Cider Orleans Bitter is delicious and tremendously refreshing. Makes an easy apéritif or the start of an interesting cocktail.
Eve’s Cidery: www.evescidery.com
Eden Ice Ciders: www.edenicecider.com