Blind Pig Rum and Poached Pear flavoured cider

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Product Information

Barcode UPC: 5 035766 045267
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Crown cap

More about Blind Pig Rum and Poached Pear

Produced by: Stassen SA (Stassen Ciders)
Owned by: Heineken International
UK distribution by: Heineken UK Ltd
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alc./vol: 4%

Proof:

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: No age statement

Product of: Product of Belgium Belgium

This pear flavoured cider is named after the speakeasies of Prohibition America which were known as blind pig. In keeping with the theme each bottle comes wrapped in brown paper printed with newsprint under the heading ‘The City Chronicle’.

Review and Tasting


Sampled on 02/07/2015

Appearance:

Clear, pale straw green with light carbonation and a ring of foam.

Aroma:

Ripe pear, blackcurrant lozenges and elderflower.

Taste:

Lightly sweet, stewed pear, cut grass and elderflower.

Aftertaste:

Pear, pear drops and elderflower with faint blackcurrant boiled sweets (hard candy).

Overall:

Sweet and fruity with blackcurrant notes perhaps as pronounced as pear.

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