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RATINGS: 106   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52/5   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
Cider House Collection #2: Inspired by the tradition of Ice Ciders in Quebec, Canada, Iceman uses the process of freezing the juice from culinary and bittersweet apples to produce a rich, complex and unique cider with a crisp apple taste and notes of caramel and toffee. This cider is sweet but not cloying. The addition of oak-aging yields a smooth and pleasing vanilla character. The result is a perfectly balanced, full-flavored cider that delights the palate with clean apple notes and a lingering toffee finish.

jmagnus87's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
jmagnus87 (2912) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - JUN 21, 2013
Bottle poured into a shaker. Ppurs a clear dark gold with lots of little bubbles. Aroma is mostly sweet and tart apples with a hint of toffee and a little vanilla. Taste goes back and forth between heavily sweet and heavily tart. Apples and apples with candi sugar, light vanilla, light oak and a little toffee. Thick and sticky texture with a finish that gets more boozy as it warms. Overall, really good. Ive never had an ice’d cider before but im really digging this style.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
altonbrownd (5419) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - JUN 19, 2016
Bottle at Greene Turtle BWI. Slight orange and brown body. Nose is fruits, apples. Taste is similar of apples and malts. Crisp texture. Not bad at all.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dfonorow (2039) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 30, 2016
Bottle share @ DLD 2016. Pour is clear yellow/gold with some slight lacing. Aroma and flavor of apple juice, oak, bitter apple peels, and a touch of vanilla. Finish is boozy and sweet.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
drjay44 (3344) - Salida, Colorado, USA - MAY 22, 2016
750 ml. corked and caged bottle. Pour a minimal, poorly retained ivory head, with no lacing, over a clear light amber (SRM 7) body........nose is mild lactic acid, light apple, slight vanilla.......taste is moderately sweet, with equalizing tart acid, primarily lactic in type, apple, with Granny Smith notes, finishing drier, with lingering tart acid.....mouth feel, medium sticky body, alcohol warmth present, mild hints of astringency, carbonation high. This is a rich, alcoholic cider. It has nice complexity for a cider making for a quite enjoyable beverage. BJCP 9/3/15/4/8

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
IndianaRed (3693) - Boise, Idaho, USA - APR 10, 2016
Bottle clear deep orange Big sweet apple flavors. Strong like a wine moderate carbonation

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fiulijn (18598) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 20, 2016
Corked bottle from Safeway, Port Angeles, WA
Golden color, clean, with some bubbles, head disappears quickly. Nice aroma of apples, mature, not as rich as real Ice Ciders, but very nice. Moderately sweet, the carbonation and light acidity add a dynamic touch, the apple flavor is present.
Standardized robust cider, not a real Ice Cider, but still quite nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Oscbert (1231) - Sacramento, California, USA - JAN 4, 2016
White wine like aroma with green apple jolly rancher notes. Pours a clear amber color with small wispy bubbles for a head Very sweet candy like flavor, green jolly rancher again, balanced with tartness. Medium bodied, sticky, sugary Apple finish. Very sweet but enjoyable. Good dessert drink. I'm worried it might give me a headache with all the sugar in it though. Good balance of tart an sweet, with it being more heavy on the sweet side ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
thedm (5559) - Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA - JAN 1, 2016
This corked and caged bottled Cider from a grocery store poured a medium sized head of frothy clear colored bubbles that were quickly diminishing and left behind a softly carbonated transparent light orange brown colored body and a poor lacing. The nice aroma was of fresh red apples. The dry yet crisp mouth feel was tingly at the start with a mellow finish and a lingering dry red apple aftertaste. The nice flavor contained notes of red apple and was dry. Delicious and one I would certainly buy again.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
ffbot (329) - Oakland, California, USA - DEC 14, 2015
Huh, I was under impressed with this. The pour was your average golden cider, smell of spices and apples. Small amount of wood and sweetness in the smell. Taste follows, apples, slightly drying, balanced sweetness. But the problem was that even at a slightly warm temperature, it grew to be quite cloying and off balanced. This was only sitting out for like 5 minutes, not even that long out of the fridge

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ferris (12152) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 25, 2015
Bottle - Lots of sweet apple and peel. Clear gold. Sweet apple and a long finish. Overly simple and sweet. More like a sweet cider.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
magsinva (1100) - Virginia, USA - NOV 22, 2015
Bottle from Brusin’ Ales - pours still orange. Has a nice balance between the sweet cider and the burn of alcohol. Sweet, but not too sweet, it really highlights the Appleness with some oaky vanilla notes mellowing thing out. Nice!

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