Pear is a fruit of patience! A pear tree needs 50 years to reach its maturity but will live for more than 200 years.
About the brewery
Production of cider of the COEUR DE LION estate is mentionned as early as 1638 in a deed by which the De Moy Family, then owners of the estate, leased it to André de Lannoy, burgher of Pont l´Evêque, who paid a rent of 1600 pounds a year plus two barrels of cider and two of « small cider ».
Each year the Calvados “Christian Drouin” sees himself rewarded by a new crop of medals in competitions Calvados.