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Cornish Orchards Vintage Cider (Bottle)

Brewed by Cornish Orchards Cider
Style: Cider
Liskeard, England


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RATINGS: 24   MEAN: 3.35/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29/5   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
Autumn’s first ripe apple signifies the beginning of our cider making year. We create our intriguing and delicious ciders by working harmoniously with the seasons, using 100 % fresh pressed juice and the best traditional cider making practices.
A connoisseur’s cider, medium dry and lightly sparkling created from apples elected for their soft tannins and traditional flavour. This classic is cider matured over the winter months to bestow vintage qualities.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
caesar (6685) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - APR 18, 2016
Bottle from Ciderwinkel, medium sample. Clear pale hint of yellow color, short bubbly head. Aroma of apple, slight oak wood, some custard. Bit sweet in taste, apple, dry, oak, again some vanilla custard. Nice one.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerViking (4211) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 30, 2016
Vintage 2014 bottle from the Fullers brewery shop. Pale gold. Medium-dry with crisp apple notes on both the nose and body. Light yet rich texture.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SarkyNorthener (4133) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUL 19, 2015
Bottle from Tesco, Ilfracombe, Devon. Pale yellow cider lots of carbonation. Aroma of light Apple and some tannin. Taste is dry white wine, apple peel, some wood and some tannin. Ok.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
chris337 (47) - Hampshire, ENGLAND - JUL 9, 2015
2013 vintage sampled. Yellow straw colour with a light, pleasant carbonation. Slightly dry on palate with pleasantly subtle aftertaste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
minutemat (4438) - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, ENGLAND - JUN 6, 2015
500ml bottle from the producer. Pours light gold. Not as rich as standard Vintages, rather clean and polished albeit with a nice rosy oaky taste and the very slightest tongue sucking tannins. Pleasant but lacking character.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Abijen (2512) - ’s-Hertogenbosch, NETHERLANDS - DEC 28, 2014
I usually don’t rate cider but benzai insisted. Looks like water with a little bit wine. Smells like wine. Tastes like it. Apples. Stuff. Sour. Bleh. Bad champagne. Water.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Benzai (14282) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - DEC 28, 2014
Bottle shared with Abijen and bosbouw @ Van Moll Brewpub. Clear very pale golden color, no head. Aroma is lightly sweetish, some apples, vinous. Taste lightly moderately sweet, lightly vinous, lightly apple and some fruitpeel. Quite nice actually.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bosbouw (2692) - Gemonde, NETHERLANDS - DEC 28, 2014
Heldere champagne kleur. Ruikt appel, champagne, hout. Smaakt fruitig, appel, beetje houtig. Best lekker.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Countbeer (6222) - Best of E-Town mit 2 Brauhausen, NETHERLANDS - NOV 28, 2014
Bottle: Vintage 2013: Served in a shaker: Lively small white head that disappears within seconds. Clear watery yellow body. Aromas of puke, apple peel, vinegar, fermented apples, wood, apple skin, plastic, apple wood and a hitnt of rotten apples. Flavour is vinous, apple skin, bitters, tart, cabbage, asparagus, wood, fermented apples, strange bitter apple juice.. Aftertaste is tart, bitter, dry, apples and some wood. Medium carbo, sparkling mouthfeel, medium bodied and a light dry texture.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kermis (11250) - Where the wild whales are, NETHERLANDS - OCT 17, 2014
Bottle shared. Pours pale golden with no head. Aroma of sweet apples, apple peel, funky old apples, slightly vinous, wood. Flavor is over moderate sweet and light moderate acidic. Medium bodied with high champagne like carbonation.

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