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Dupont Calvados Fine Reserve

Dupont Calvados Fine Reserve 750ml    
Sku: 1178411*

Calvados Fine Reserve has aged 2 years in oak barrels, with 50% of new oak. Terroir:Clay and Oxfordian marl soil. Varieties: 80% of bittersweet apples 20% of acid apples Harvesting: from September to November Alcohol content: 42 % vol. Techniques used: The apples are mixed, crushed and pressed. The apple juice is fermented right out to give cider to be distilled. Double distillation is carried out 6 months after the fermentation has taken place. The first distillation gives the ”petite eau” at 30% by volume and it is the second distillation, that of the ”petite eau” which gives the Calvados. Aging: Two years minimum. In toasted 400 l (88 imperial gallon) oak barrels, 50% of which are new. Bottled when ordered.

Tasting notes
Eyes: Golden yellow. Clear and brilliant . Nose: fine, complex, very intense. Aromas of apple, pear, vanilla and citrus with earthy hints . Mouth: Round and fresh. Shows fruity aromas, of vanilla and dried fruits. A well integrated whole with good intensity.

Country: France
Region: Calvados
Sub-Region: Calvados Pays d'Auge
Type: Calvados
Reg. $48.99
On Sale $42.99
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