Raven Apple

Apple Description

Small to medium sized apple.  Rich, dark, plum colored skin.  Originally from Washington.  Hints of red flesh.  Tart flavor.

Juice Analysis

Brix = 12.6

Specific Gravity = 1.051

pH = 3.38

Total Acidity (Malic) = 10.1

Total Tannins = 0.09%

Cider Description

Color - Light, straw, slightly cloudy.

Nose - Indistinct, acidic aroma.

Flavor - Medium body.  Very tart, like cranberry juice.  Long finish.  Little to no noticeable tannins.  

Overall Impression - Great apple for bumping up the acidity of a blend.  Full tart flavor.

Raven Cider