Starcut’s Spectacular Ciders

Starcut’s Spectacular Ciders

Starcut’s Spectacular Ciders

Ready to savor the sweet nectar of Northern Michigan Orchards?  Then look no further than Starcut Ciders.  Join us at the Short’s Brewing Company pub November 14th – 16th, 2014 to taste these 10 delicious ciders.

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 Aurora Borealis
A sweet cider made from apples picked and pressed while frozen, and then aged in Bourbon Barrels for 9 months. Pouring a nice bright yellow color with pleasant perfume filled aromatics that include traces of vanilla and mint. A sizable sweetness full of apricot and melon flavors give way to hints of banana and some nutty walnut qualities.  Charred oak and a wine-like alcohol presence linger in the finish.

Featuring apples from Jeff Dewey
9.7% ABV

 White Skies
A sweet golden colored Perry fermented with English Ale yeast and aged in White Oak barrels.  Appealing toasted caramel aromatics flow pleasantly into moderate fruit and honey flavors.  The overall body is light with a minimal amount of acidity.
8.8% ABV

Jasper’s Astro
Semi-dry blend of a White Oak aged Perry and a cider made with apples from Boals Orchards.  Enticing toffee aromas lead into sweet pear fruit flavors with a satisfying fullness. The finish is sufficiently dry with a low level of acidity.

Featuring apples from Boals Orchards
8.4% ABV

Moonage Daydream
A late season blend of apples from Friske Orchards, aged in medium toasted White Oak barrels.  Slightly hazy with a pale yellow-white color and tangy acidic apple aromas.  Big tart lemony flavors create a notable bitterness that finishes pleasantly dry.

Featuring apples from Friske Orchards
6.7% ABV

Johnny Five
A medium sweet blend featuring Rhode Island Greenings from Boals Orchards.  A bouquet of apple skin, tartness, yeast esters, with hints of alcohol gather atop this straw colored cider. Tangy and bitter sour apple flavors are balanced by some sweet fruitiness and a medium dryness.

Featuring apples from Boals Orchards
9.4% ABV

Tabula Rasa
A pale orange medium sweet cider blended with apples from Altonen and King Orchards.  Fragrant tart green apples aromas are followed by some cantaloupe and melon flavors.  With hardly any bitterness or acidic intensity, the finish contains a lively cleansing effervescence with a trace of spice.

Featuring apples from Altonen Orchards and King Orchards
5.9% ABV

A sweet cider made exclusively with Jonathan apples from Boals Orchards.  Aromas of brown sugar, syrup and baked apples are followed by similar sugary flavors throughout.  A pleasant balance is achieved through the right amount of acidity, creating a dry finish.

Featuring apples from Boals Orchards
5.5% ABV

Rustic Sheen
A medium sweet blend of Jonathan apples from Boals Orchards and Ida Reds from Friske Orchards.  Light fruit filled aromas compliment candy apple sweet and bitter flavors, in this pale yellow cider.  Complete with a satisfying richness and a lasting dryness.

Featuring apples from Boals Orchards and Friske Orchards
5.9% ABV

Funkadelic Facemelter
A dry cider with high acid levels made exclusively with Rhode Island Greenings from Boals Orchards. Delicate grassy aromas with hints of anise lead into big tangy citrus and sour fruit flavors.  A mouth puckering dryness dominates the finish.

Featuring apples from Boals Orchards
8% ABV

Radio Friendly
A sweet cider made with a late season blend from Friske Orchards. Straw yellow in color with a very light body and unique flower-like aromatics. Subtle berry flavors mix with a light bitterness producing a mellow finish that’s moderately dry.

Featuring Apples from Boals Orchards
5.9% ABV

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