GenDV138 (5259) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - JUN 8, 2014
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at Distillery Lane shared by BeerandBlues2, thanks Brad! Slight hazy whitish yellow. Aromas of lemon lime, apples. Tastes of sweet apples, light spice. Medium-light body with a dry finish. Favorite of the bunch.
Travlr (19935) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - SEP 21, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle sample at the source. Hazy pale yellow color, champagne bubbles. Aroma of fresh apple flesh. Taste is easy drinking, light, sweet. Nice.
solidfunk (6870) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - JUN 11, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Thanks to Beerandblues2 for sharing this one. Very nice - easily the best cider I tasted here. Light apple pie aroma with good sour notes from yeast. Great balance. Light hints of cinnamon. Bottle from Cidery.
BeerandBlues2 (11732) - Escondido, California, USA - JUN 7, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at the brewery. Pours clear pale gold with a small and quickly vanishing white head. Aroma is sweet apples, light honey and vanilla. Flavor is sweet apples, light spices and a dry finish. Medium to light body and moderate carbonation.
radagast83 (6795) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - MAR 9, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at the DC Craft Beer Festival. Poured a pale green-yellow color with a small wispy white head. Aroma was notes of apples, sweet , but naturally fruity sweet, not sugary sweet. Flavor was tart, green apples. This was a bit dry, like a sparking line or champagne. Enjoyed it.
nimbleprop (7006) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 13, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
On tap at Meridian Pint’s DC Beer Week Cider Event. Pours a clear, lime green with zero head. Traditional cider aroma, apples, pear, honey, grass. Flavor is sweet, apples, honey, pear, some lime. Dry, lightly boozy finish. Very traditional.
GT2 (9411) - Oceanside, California, USA - MAY 9, 2013
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
Tap at Paradiso Georgetown. Low carbonation, clear straw pour. Low viscosity. Little to no fizzing out head. Nose is white grape juice, hints chardonnay. Taste is straight up white wine, indistinguishable from chardonnay grape. Lactic, tart, moderate green apple. Champagne all the way.