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Seagram Premium Craft Cider

Seagram Premium Craft Cider

Cider Profile:

Name:  Seagram Premium Craft Cider
Sampled November 2016 (Updated February 2019 with minimal changes)   

Brand: Brick Brewing Co Ltd.
Apple –
Location of Brewing:
Kitchener, Ontario
Website Link:
100% Canadian Apples
Gluten Free:
Sugar Content: 75 g/LSize(s) available: 473 mL (cans)
All year – LCBO
Golden yellow with pale peach hues
Semi-streaming large bubbles

Cider Crate Tasting Notes:

Smell: Medium musty and mature apple smells. Hints of sour notes.
Initial Taste: Smooth and sweet ‘fleshy apple’ taste. Slightly woodsy tasting and somewhat crisp.
After Taste: Syrup-like sensation emerges. Some bitter notes but mostly sweet apple flavours prominent. Dry apple juice finish.
On ice: Carbonation and flavours are dulled on ice. Becomes smoother and thinner to consume as without ice it is a heavier consistency.

Additional Notes: Seagram’s Craft Cider tastes nothing like it smells – it has harsher aromas but is quite sweet on the palate overall. This cider has a heavy consistency that feels somewhat syrupy to consume and a lot of natural fruit sugars detected, that linger long in the mouth and on the teeth.  Overall finish mimics a cider with Ginger, thought we know this does not have any.

Rated on a scale of 1-5
Sweet – 4
Sour – 2
Crisp – 3.5
Dry – 2
Fruity – 4

Next recommendations:
More Sweet –TBA
More Sour – TBA
More Dry – TBA
More Crisp – TBA

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