The Claque-Pepin Pommeau de Normandie is a blend of approximately 1/4 Calvados and 3/4 apple juice and aged for minimum of fourteen months. With an ABV of 17% it is closely related to the Pineau des Charentes and serves as a wonderful aperitif.
Pommeau is generally consumed as an apéritif, or as an accompaniment to melon or blue cheese. It is also popular with a variety of desserts, including any chocolate or apple-based dishes.
94 points! Great Value
This luscious, incredibly complex aperitif is bursting with notes of dates, raisins roasted walnuts and iodine. The palate is viscous but not syrupy, with flavors of poached pear, burned sugar and sweet spice. The finish lasts for minutes after the sip.