omhper (22896) - Tyresö, - OCT 2, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottled at SBWF. Clear golden. Heavy and sweet. Intense flavour of ripe red apples, balsamic and candyish with a citric touch. Heated finish with apple syrup and slight notes of pepper and lemon. Finally a real Swedish cider!
thomat (3170) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUN 24, 2016
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from SB. Golden with no head. Fruity and sweet tones. Fruit, sweetness and dry. Full body with a long sweet and fruity finish.
Scopey (11784) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 11, 2016
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
2013 bottle at 11% thanks to Blomster. It pours clear rich golden. The aroma is mellow, sweet, earthy, apple skin, must, creamy, tannins, light vanilla and wood. The taste is sweet, tangy, tart, fresh acidity, apple pie, warming alcohol boost, oily honey, pear and some custard with sweet, tangy finish. Medium body and slick mouth - feel. All comes together very well. Tasty.
mR_fr0g (8289) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 11, 2016
4.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle shared at the Watford tasting, many thanks to Paulo for this one. A bright golden orange coloured pour with a fading loose bubbles. Aroma is sweet caramel , toffee apple, gooey apple, chewy, sticky apple. Flavour is composed of sweet and tangy apple, gooey, intense sweet apple, condensed apple, spicy cinnamon. Huge intense flavour. Palate is viscous and sweet and tangy, chewy. Really nice.
Leighton (17802) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 11, 2016
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle shared in Watford - many thanks to Paul for this juice. Pours clear gold with a few bubbles on top. Glorious aroma, lots of dense ripe apples, hints of honey. Medium to heavy sweet with plenty of gooey apples, a bit of lemon, faint cinnamon, hints of salt. Full bodied and lightly chewy. Moderately warming on the finish, with more rich apple character, touches of spice, cleansing acidity. Beautiful beverage.
Dfonorow (2039) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 8, 2016
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle share at RBB. Pour is light pale yellow with notes of light crisp apples, acidity, light caramel, and wood. Finish is well balanced and not overly sweet.
phaleslu (9019) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - FEB 25, 2016
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle shared by blomster at the RB Awards - thanks again, Christer! Pours a clear pale gold with no head. Big sweet apple notes, with pear, honey, vanilla, maple, brown sugar. Medium-bodied, with a sweet, coating, lightly tart and tangy. Good balance of sweetness and acidity. Outstanding.
DSG (11247) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - FEB 12, 2016
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
[1/30/16] Bottle sample at the Encomium bottle share, after RateBeer Best awards ceremony at Hyatt Vineyard Creek Hotel in Santa Rosa. Thanks everyone who shared bottles! Golden. Honey, apple, caramel, wood, vanilla. Sweet, rich. Rounded. Quite lovely.
hackobock (3213) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - FEB 6, 2016
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
February 6, 2016. Bottle, vintage 2013 (cork).
Clear golden with no head, Aroma is sweet fruity with ripe juicy apples, some pineapple notes, hints of apple skins and cinnamon. Taste is sweet and juicy up front with some ripe mashed apples, pineapples and starfruit, tart green apple skins takes over in the finish along with some warming alcohol notes. Medium to full bodied, oily texture with a slight dry finish.
Very good, juicy apples and a tart refreshing finish.
hirigalzkar (2790) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - FEB 6, 2016
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Like a fine Tokaj wine. Sweet and fruity with a balancing earthiness. Notes of apples and honey. The logga carbonation and thick, sweet liquid adds up to a wonderful mouthfeel.
Malin_aiisa (698) - SWEDEN - FEB 5, 2016
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 18/20
Clear yellow, no head
Aroma of Apples, cellar
Raset sweet Apple, nice taste of matured fruit,
Slight alcoholic taste