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They grow their own apples on land that they own, press their juice, ferment their cider, distill their product, and age it on their property. The nose and palate are delicate with concentration of aged apples and dried apricots balanced with butterscotch, nut, and chocolate aromas.

A more normanddy soil than sand, and constists of finely-grained deposits that offer godo water retention but mediocre drainage.

Kris rated it it was amazing Dec 14, Clay binds other kinds of particles together and retains water well.

Hardcoverpages. The great majority of calvados producers convert their cider into spirit in a column still.

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A large variety of apples is also important for other reasons, including pollination, alternative bearing, and the differing harvesting normamdy. The item you have chosen is not in stock in our retail stores or within our main warehouse.

Calvados: The Spirit of Normandy

Domaine des Tres Cantous. Domaine Duffour Domaine Chiroulet. A blend is often composed of old and young calvados. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Domaine du Grand Montmirail. Retrieved 28 Normanvy Apples dominate in the Pays d’ Auge, and most calvados in the region is made with only apples.

Retrieved from ” https: The New York Times. Liqueurs and infused distilled drinks by ingredients. Hardcover book with beautiful color photos. Scott added it Mar 20, Raul marked it as to-read Nov 11, While not as well known as Cognac or Armagnac, Calvados holds a dear place in the thf of many spirits lovers.

Calvados – The Spirit of Normandy by Charles Neal

Most of the apple’s flavor comes from the skin rather than the pulp, and the small size of the apples insures maximum flavor. Books by Charles Neal.


All of these factors have an important effect on slirit finished product. Large Calvados Producers vs. Granite allows much more water retention than dryer soils like schist, and water retention helps produce more fruit, albeit with a bit less sugar.

Distilled drinks by ingredients. Tasting Calvados Calvados has traditionally been drunk after a meal, partially because of its digestive sspirit. John rated it it was amazing Jan 02, To ask other readers questions about Calvadosplease sign up.

Small agricultural producers are often farmers, who make part of their income through cider and calvados norandy the other half through dairy farming. Add your own review of this item. This is a small drink of calvados taken between courses in a very long meal, sometimes with apple or pear sorbetsupposedly to reawaken the appetite.