Aaron Burr Cidery, Shawangunk Ridge
Winemaker: Andy Brennan and Polly Giragosian
Country: USA, New York
Appellation: Hudson River Region
Apple Variety: Unsprayed, uncultivated, apples foraged from the wild
Farming: Uncultivated, foraged
Story: Shawangunk Ridge: Elevation 1100-1200 ft. Hilltop terrain with full east-west exposure. Soils are light, sandy/ loose-stone with excessive drainage. Bedrock is sandstone/limestone mix. Habitat is open pasture grass (dairy farming) with pockets of forest. Extremely windy and sunny.