picture of Christian Drouin Poire submitted by david
picture of Christian Drouin Poire submitted by david

Poire

Christian Drouin, France
ABV: 4.0%
French style poire. Semi-sweet, and a little funky.


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Reviews

reviewer herharmony23
herharmony23 (1699) said:
This is a rich tasting Perry, definitely a dessert cider, I wouldn't have it with food other than cake, pie or ice cream. Sweet, distinctive fruit flavor.
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reviewer david
david (2673) said:
Fairly sweet, but not cloying. Well balanced and very drinkable. The aroma is fairly funky, but the funk is less pronounced in the taste. At 4% ABV, it's not very strong, but it's quite easy to keep drinking this poire...
2 likes
reviewer lizsavage
lizsavage (1699) said:
Let me say I love French ciders. Especially funky, farmy ciders with a nice sweetness yet low bitter finish that makes the flavor free of thy syrupy, decomposing fruit flavor. This is semi sweet and delicious enough to drink a lot of it.
2 likes
reviewer BushWalker
BushWalker (2008) said:
Comes in a 750 ml champagne bottle. This is simply too gassy for my tastes. However, the flavour is pleasant; ripe pear, with a little funk, some almond, and a touch of spice. I did not find it as sweet as others have suggested, but this would definitely be a good dessert perry, served with madeleines, taste tatin, or a Madeira cake.
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