Hendre Huffcap Perry
A single variety perry made from the Hendre Huffcap perry pear using the méthode ancestrale approach and fermentation by wild yeasts. The result is an unfiltered naturally sparkling medium dry perry reflecting the key medium tannin and acidity characteristics of this variety. Drink chilled.
Hendre Huffcap Perry Description
Presenting our Hendre Huffcap Perry, crafted from the illustrious Hendre Huffcap pear. Known by various names such as Lumberskull or Yellow Huffcap, the pear boasts a vibrant appearance, with shades of green, yellowish-green, and hints of yellow. This pear variety is characterized by its medium acidity and low tannin content, which together result in a perry that is light and effortlessly enjoyable.
The Hendre Huffcap pear consistently yields a bountiful harvest, with ripening occurring in the heart of October, capturing the essence of this splendid time of year.
All the pears are organically cultivated, ensuring they are free from the influence of synthetic chemicals.
This is the first release of our 2021 pressing following the award-winning vintage from 2021 which won “best product” at the Hereford Cider Museum 2022 Cider & Perry Competition.