Aaron Burr Cidery, Summitville
Winemaker: Andy Brennan and Polly Giragosian
Country: United States, New York
Appellation: Hudson River Region
Apple variety: Uncultivated apples from the slopes above Summitville
Story: Summitville: Elevation 600 ft-1000 ft. East facing slope of the central Sullivan County’s plateau. Soils excessively drained and shallow, but heavy in clay (rated “very poor” by USGS). Bedrock protrudes as ledge in many spots. Rock is blue-stone slate/ shale. Habitat is heavy mixed forest throughout. Limited sun, good air flow.