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Apple "Dabinett"

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Dabinett

Vintage Worthy English Bittersweet Cider Apple

            [Acid-low; Sugar-medium; Tannin-high]

Cider

Full Bittersweet, English Cider, West-Country Style

 

Physical Attributes:
  • Shape: Medium-sized, round
  • Skin: Yellow-Green flecked with Red
  • Flesh: White-green, fuzzy
Flavour:

          “Vintage worthy” cider with aromas of dried apple, cloves and bitter orange peel. Amber coloured juice.

Neat History:

          William Dabinett propagated a chance seedling in Middle Lambrook, Somerset in the early 20th century. It has since grown an immense following in Brittany/Normandy and is the most planted cider variety in the United Kingdom. Probably a descendant of Chisel Jersey.

Growing Attributes:
  • Precocity: Early
  • Vigour: Poor, small and spreading, bushlike
  • Disease Tolerance: Good
  • Zone Hardiness: 4-5 (Map Link)
  • Pollination Group: VI (Chart) (Diploid, Self-Fertile)
  • Cropping: Annual, heavy crops
  • Picking Season: Late October
  • Storage: Poor

 

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