A unique history
From the Hesperides to Steve Jobs, the Garden of Eden to the Beatles, Newton to Magritte, the apple has captured the imagination since the dawn of mankind. In Normandy, it is an emblem and Calvados is its standard-bearer…
Fruit, wood, time & creativity
Crafting a great spirit is painstaking work and requires a unique savoir-faire. 3 million trees and 300 producers perpetuate the age-old tradition of Calvados-making.
The Calvados Trio with their Terroirs & Appellations
There are three AOCs for Calvados that share important similarities but also some significant differences in their typical character.
Understanding the label
The Calvados from the three appellations are separated into two types: blends and vintages.
An eco-friendly spirit
In line with the Normandy Region’s environmental health and ecosystem vitality policy, the Calvados production ecosystem is in complete symbiosis with its environment.