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RATINGS: 8   MEAN: 3.47/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.16   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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It takes over 8 lbs. of Honeycrisp apples to make one 375ml bottle of this special dessert wine! We’re proud that our Honeycrisp Ice Cider won the Gold Medal at the 2011 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition!

Brewed at Eden Ice Cider Company until 2011.


SuIIy's rating

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SuIIy (1983) - Burlington, Vermont, USA - FEB 23, 2013
100ml bottle. Clean clear apple juice color with a few clear bubbles. Nose is rich apples, like an orchard on a crisp fall day. Flavors of apple sugars and light skins. Palate is thick with tannins and is very sticky. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DuffMan (6146) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - AUG 14, 2013
Tiny bottle, awwwww! Deep golden colour. Aroma is sweet apple juice, slightly oxidized. Sweet cooked apple flavour, very sticky, but lacking further depth of character. Unpleasant chemical-tannic note in the finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jtclockwork (7103) - , New Jersey, USA - MAR 30, 2012
Bottle shared by Steve. Pours clear gold. Nose/taste of sweet caramelized apples and confectioners sugar. Thick and sweet on the palate. Smooth.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
j12601 (6585) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - NOV 8, 2011
Pouring at the Applepalooza event at the Astor Center. Pours a clear gold. Big and sweet, sticky apple sugar all over it. Light acid, smooth and sweet. Lovely, soft sugar, sweet apple. Picks up a tannic apple peel note. Very nice.

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
auerbrau (3125) - Peace Dale, Rhode Island, USA - NOV 6, 2011
One of those ridiculous tall 500mL bottles, poured at CiderDays 2011. Aroma is a strong with a clean fresh apple. Body is incredibly, incredibly sweet. There’s not enough residual acidity for balance, and the wretched Honeycrisp gives a vapid and shallow flavor base.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
MicroGrog (302) - FT: Stale Polotmavý in Queens, New York, USA - OCT 27, 2011
Sampled @ Astor Wines. Least favorite of the three available. Why are honeycrisps never on sale? Galas everywhere at 99c a pound. This is the second or third cider I’ve had tonight made with honeycrisps. That’s the reason they’re $2.49lb everywhere. None of them were very good, aside from maybe being able to tick them like this. Syrupy, light maple color. Glossy. Smells of brown sugar, apple sauce, a touch of vanilla & some skin. Gooey honey & caramel sweetness. Just a smidgen of tartness & practically no acid to be found. Quite thick & fatty. Just sort of lays there though. Plop.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TaktikMTL (5544) - Montréal-Nord, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 2, 2011
Bouteille de 375 ml partagée lors d’une dégustation Ratebeer Montréal. Arôme: Légère odeur de pommes. Apparence: La couleur est dorée. Saveur: Goût de pommes légèrement sûrettes. Durée moyenne de l’arrière goût. Palette: Le corps est moyen avec une texture légèrement sirupeuse. Faible effervescence en bouche. Présence de pommes confites en arrière goût. (Rating #3451)

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MartinT (7523) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - FEB 6, 2011
Caramelized apples in a round body...Tartness matches the sweetness, but the finish is a tad shallow compared to their flagship and Northern Spy ice ciders...A fun experiment and after-dinner drink nonetheless...


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