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Style: Standard Cider / Perry
 
Style Information
Ciders are made from apple juice and fermented to create what is sometimes known as "Hard Cider". A wide variety of apple types can be used and will slightly affect the qualities of aroma and flavor. In general, the carbonation will be notable.

Perry is essentially the same as a cider, with the difference being that pear juice is used instead of apple juice.

From Wikipedia - Cider:

"Cider is a beverage made from apple juice. Both alcoholic and non-alcoholic varieties are produced.

Alcoholic cider is made from the fermented juice of apples and is known in the United States and Canada as hard cider; non-alcoholic cider is called apple cider. Alcoholic cider varies in alcohol content from 2% ABV in French cidre doux to 8.5% ABV or more in traditional English ciders."

From Wikipedia - Perry:

"Perry is an alcoholic beverage made of fermented pear juice. It is similar to cider, in that it is made using a similar process and often has a similar alcoholic content, up to 8.5% alcohol by volume. The term Pear Cider is sometimes used and is considered equivalent to perry by some industry bodies."

Recommend glassware for this style
 
GlasswareDescription 
Flute Glass Traditionally used for champagne, the flute glass has a place in your beer glassware
collection. The long, narrow bowl helps to ensure that carbonation doesn't dissipate
quickly. L... [more]
Pilsner Glass Pilsener glasses are primarily designed for serving pilseners, but they do well with many other lighter beer styles also. They tend to start with a short neck at the bottom and taper unwards to ... [more]
Snifter Typically used for serving brandy and cognac, a snifter is ideal for capturing the volatiles of aromatic beers, such as Belgian ales, India Pale Ales, barleywines and wheat wines. The shape helps... [more]
Stange A Stange is the preferred glass shape for the serving of K├Âlsch. Altbier is traditionally served in a Becher, which although slightly shorter and fatter than a Stange is similar in shape. Both u... [more]
Wine Glass Wine glasses come in many shapes that are styled specifically to certain varietals of wine. The shape of the glass is very important, as it concentrates flavors and aroma. Wine glasses can be div... [more]

Top Consumed Standard Cider / Perry
 
 BeerConsumed
1. Session #50- And Sat Down Be Cider by East End Brewing Company4
2. Natural Hard Apple Cider Artisanal Reserve The Saint by Crispin Cider Company2
3. Jack's Hard Cider by Hauser Estate Winery1
4. Pear Cider by Fox Barrel Cider Company1
5. Hard Cider by Jolly Pumpkin Restaurant and Brewery Old Mission1
6. Strongbow Original by Carlton & United Breweries, Ltd.1
7. Natural Hard Apple Cider by Crispin Cider Company1

Top Reviews Standard Cider / Perry
 
 BeerAvg Score
1. Rock Creek Draft Cider by Big Rock Brewery76