Tracing back eight generations to 1728 when Clement Chevallier fermented his first batch of Normandy style Suffolk cyder, Aspall Cyders is still owned and managed by the Chevallier family and has been at the same site in Debenham in Suffolk ever since. Aspall firmly believe that the real art of cyder making is to blend the right base of highest quality cyders together to give the final cyder its own characteristic aroma and flavor. All Aspall blends have to pass a taste panel before packing, and this panel always comprises of at least one family member.
Apples used in Aspall Suffolk Cyder includes, but is not limited to varieties such as Kingston Black, Medaille d'or, Cox, Bramley, Yarlington Mill, Termlett's Bitter, Blenheim Orange, Chiver's Delight, Tom Putt, Discovery.
A double fermented, clear sparkling cyder, pale straw in colour with a fine mousse. Cuvée is dry but rounded with mouthfilling body and fruit. It has a complex appley palate with floral notes and a good lingering finish.
Demi Sec has a mid straw colour with a floral and appley aroma, especially of Russetts. It is a medium dry cyder with a mouth filling mousse and a delicate flavour of fresh pressed apples which has a complexity that enhances its long finish.
Suffolk Dry Premier Cru
Aspall's flagship cider. Of mid straw-gold colour with a clean, light aroma of dessert apples, Premier Cru is dry, round and creamy on the palate with a good acid balance, pleasant soft tannins and an elegant, long finish.
Organic English Cider
It has an attractive golden colour; a marked fruity aroma of traditional bittersweet cyder apple, with floral and spicy overtones. The palate is rich, initially full and slightly sweet, with a good balancing acidity and a pronounced astringency followed by a very long dry finish.
4% Cider/Juice Mix
Salmon pink in colour, Perronelle's Blush has an excellent nose comprising a floral, appley and fruit aroma. Attractive apple & blackberry flavours define a sweetish palate, with good acid balance and a long finish of soft fruit flavour, and blackberry tones that enhance the finish.