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ĘppelTreow Barn Swallow Cider

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RATINGS: 26   MEAN: 3.32/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Easy going draft cider from the mix of eating and cooking apples.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
fidelis83 (1953) - Clinton, Iowa, USA - FEB 10, 2014
Greenish yellow gold pour with a small, quickly fading clear layer of bubbles. Aroma is tart apple, fruity and light doughy yeast, a hint of booziness and wax lips candy. Flavor is sweet apple up front, some nice sweet floral notes, a little tart apple then some dusty minerality, hints of berry fruit and light oily booziness to the finish. Light body with a light, but spritzy and blanketing carbonation, juicy then slightly dry feel. Good stuff overall, maybe a little messy with the booziness and doughy yeast, but still quite enjoyable.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
CanIHave4Beers (3262) - Pouring Bus, Iowa, USA - NOV 29, 2013
Offers a very clear pale golden color with a quicker than champagne rise and fall head, a few tiny bubbles are offered.

The aroma is cool, apple-y, a little boozy, some clay… no spoiled meat.

Flavor is lightly sweet, a touch too boozy as well. It tastes a little like cheap white wine… which I’m not one to criticize but it’s what Charles Shaw is for… amIrite? It’s got a decent apple flavor and finishes dry. It’s got some good minerallity.

Pretty decent.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
esjaygee (3903) - Oak Creek, Wisconsin, USA - NOV 26, 2013
At ĘppelTreow’s tasting barn. Hazed straw yellow with no head. Aroma of apples, tannins and spices. Taste is spicy with apples, tannins spices with a tart dry finish.

3.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Travlr (11835) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 1, 2013
Government shutdown beverege #3, thank you Congress. Hazy light straw color. Aroma of fresh apple flesh and dried apple skins. Taste is light applesauce. Simpler and cleaner than a House floor speech.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
crossovert (7388) - Illinois, USA - JUL 16, 2013
Not a bad cider, rotten apples, crisp flavor, not super sweet, definitely not like mass-produces stuff.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
deyholla (6633) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - FEB 24, 2013
Sampled at the 2013 Chicago Cider Summit. Pours a clear pale gold with a white head that starts and remains at the edges. Aroma has a nice dry apple note with a touch of tartness and a bit of sweetness. Flavor is dry as well with mainly tart apples.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BVery (6252) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - FEB 8, 2013
Tap at Town Hall. Very clear and pale yellow pour with zero head. Very nice tart apple nose and taste. I’m a fan - this is good.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
northropfrye (2208) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - NOV 13, 2012
A pretty good cider. Not very interesting to look at, but has pleasant apple flavour and aroma. Taste like real apples, not "candy". Okay.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Steve_0 (2652) - Denver, Colorado, USA - NOV 3, 2012
Bottle at home with my wife. Pour is a crystal clear golden color with champagne like bubbles clinging to my flute glass. White wine, dry yeast, champagne, light pear, apple sauce, and a touch of cinnamon. Taste is semi-sweet, crisp straw, baked apples, biscuit, and tannin with a crisp dry finish. Light body with high carbonation. The sweetness in this cider cuts through the acidity nicely, balanced with dry champagne notes. Not bad.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
hoffrobert (178) - Indiana, USA - OCT 20, 2012
UPDATED: OCT 24, 2012 Poured from a bomber. Nice golden color with good bubbles. Very sweet and smooth in taste. One of the more fun ciders I?ve drank.


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