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dry apple brandy made in Normandy

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In addition, Hasanov emphasized that the plant has plans to purchase equipment for the production of alcohol, which will allow the company to produce brandy, calvados and fruit vodka in the future.
At the end, there's a tasting session with a Calvados expert in which visitors learn about the drink's all-important stages - the appearance, the nose and the palate.
The significance of the place where Calvados is produced may be found in Carole Clements' A Flavor of Normandy (Chartwell Books, 1996), which says that the region is one of the richest in France, famous not only for its apple spirits but also for cream, butter, cheeses, fish and shellfish, and charcuterie (preserved meats).
Dubai The Godolphin pair of Calvados Blues and Simon De Montfort will be joined by Argentine Horse of the Year Interaction as the leading contenders for tonight's Dubai City Of Gold race, a Group 2 contest over 12 furlongs on turf that leads up to the Dubai Sheema Classic (Group 1) on World Cup night.
But there are a small number of producers in the UK making Cider Brandy that differs in style to Calvados but which is certainly comparable in quality and extremely good value.
If the apple brandy per se isn't well-known here, Calvados certainly isn't.