Little Pomonas version of a piquette! This was originally a vineyard workers drink, where grape pomace left over from pressing for wine underwent a second pressing with water. The result is a low alcohol drink with a light spritz. This hybrid version uses Solaris & Seyval Blanc grapes and Ellis Bitter apples. The pomace was rehydrated and left for 48 hours before pressing & fermentation, and bottled as a pet nat. A juicy, tropical and refreshing drink with a little funk!
Progressive and experimental cider-makers James and Susanna Forbes have become an essential part of the resurgent interest in fine cider & perry. Inspired by wine-making techniques, using natural techniques and caring for their environment, they were named ‘2019 Cider Producer of the Year’ by the Hereford Times. They make ciders & perries with character & structure that go especially well alongside a meal.
Little Pomona - Hard Rain - Apple Piquette 2020
Name Hard Rain - Apple Piquette Producer Little Pomona Style Low-alcohol sparkling piquette (Apples and Grape) Country UK Region Herefordshire. Vintage 2020 Varieties Apple: Ellis Bitter
Grapes: Solaris & Seyval Blanc
ABV % 3.2 SO2 None added. Production Natural. Unfiltered. Vegan. Unfined. Not certified. Sparkling (Pet Nat). Piquette