Chill St – All Night Long
Name: Chill St – All Night Long
Sampled July 2021
|Brand: Chill Street Cider
Type: Flavoured – Blackberry
Location of Brewing: Elmsdale, NS
Website Link: chillstreetcraftbeverageco.com
Gluten Free: Yes
Sugar Content: N/A Size(s) available: 473ml (can)
Availability: Chill St. retail, online store and locally in Nova Scotia
Colour: Translucent, straw yellow
Carbonation: Small, frequently streaming bubbles.
Cider Crate Tasting Notes:
Smell: Strong aroma. Candied and sweet artificial-like blackberry. Light dessert apple
Initial Taste: Light bite from carbonation. Semi-sweet dessert apple with some blackberry elements that are tart and very different than the smell.
After Taste: Apple dissipates and a semi-dry and slightly astringent blackberry becomes more present – and it lingers a long time in the aftertaste. Some tonic notes.
On ice: Reduced carbonation and sweetness. Overall, a bit muted.
Additional Notes: Chill Streets’ blackberry dry offering called All Night Long smells very sweet, commercial and upbeat, however the taste is more muted, tart and tonic-like. The first sips will throw you off a bit, as it is slightly dry and semi-sweet apples with only a hint of blackberry. As the apple drops out in the aftertaste, you’re left with a semi-tart and artificial-tasting blackberry pulp finish.
Rated on a scale of 1-5
Sweet – 2.5
Sour – 3
Crisp – 3.5
Dry – 3
Fruity – 2.5
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