Brewed by Aspall Cyder
Style: Cider
Stowmarket, England


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RATINGS: 192   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.1/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
Bottled only. Available in 330ml & 500ml bottles.
Previously known as Aspall Dry Premier Cru Suffolk Cyder
Has been packaged as Aspall Dry Suffolk Cider and as Dry English Draft Cider for export.

The first cyder produced by Barry and Henry Chevallier Guild when they joined the business - seven years in creation - and still their favourite drink.

Full dry with a sophisticated and elegant floral aroma that captures the essence of an orchard.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
degbert (1486) - Austin, Texas, USA - AUG 12, 2014
Bottle. Pours a medium gold with a slight, white, quick-fading head. Nose has almost no apple to it; there’s rubber, latex, and medicinal notes. Rich and mellow on the tongue, with a small amount of residual sweetness. It has a nice buttery roundness to it that sticks around through the soft finish. Quite good, once one gets past the nose.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Holmen2 (2265) - NORWAY - JUN 30, 2014
Champagne and some cellar in aroma. Fine cider taste with some conplexity. Good drinkability.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
abemorsten (3378) - Mosterøy, NORWAY - JUN 30, 2014
Shared 0,5 l bottle at Cardinal. Clear golden body with a white rim. Apples and champagne on the nose. Apples, sweet and crispy with a dry tongue in the end. Medium bodied.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
shoestring (322) - larkhall, SCOTLAND - MAY 14, 2014
definitely more sparkilng wine like than cider for me. crystal sparkleson the palate. tastes like a dear merrydown also to me. gad tried but wouldnt go out of my way again.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
daknole (10350) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - MAY 6, 2014
Pale gold, white head. A bit yeasty and apple juice, hints of tartness and slightly dry. Not bad overall I suppose.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
OOKPIKABLE (193) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - APR 12, 2014
A tasty cider, as ciders go. Refreshing, if a bit winey. Would drink again.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
thorongil2 (1970) - , Ontario, CANADA - APR 12, 2014
(bottle) clear very pale yellow colour with a small white head; aroma of apples, champagne; clean and balanced flavour, very nice

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Renobob (1337) - Besançon, FRANCE - APR 3, 2014
Très bon produit. Arôme de pomme, pas trop de sucre. CO2 bien dosé. Alcool présent mais discret. Finale sèche.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
keanex (1640) - Atco, New Jersey, USA - MAR 29, 2014
No bottling information.
Appearance: Crystal clear pale golden body with a quickly dissipating white head that settles into a foamy ring with a little foam island in the middle of the surface.
Aroma: The aroma has a chalky sort of mineral quality with apple skin aromas. Not much aroma of apples.
Taste: The flavor is a bit flat with a mineral quality to it and a mild apple flavor. This reminds me of a mildly sweet Riesling in a way. Not bad, but I like more apple flavor.
Palate: Medium bodied with mild carbonation.
Overall: Not my favorite cider, but I’d drink this again. Not bad, just I like my ciders a bit more bold in flavor. This reminds me more of a wine than a cider.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Philym (1003) - St Neots, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - MAR 25, 2014
Appearance: Clear straw/golden/green colour. Aroma: Apple, spicy, wood and note of leaves. Taste: Low/medium sweet and medium tartness. Palate: Thick coarse texture, light body, average carbonation, abrupt dry tart apple finish with gentle sweetness. Comments: Tasty but quite subtle flavours.

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