Philym (1004) - St Neots, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - APR 11, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Appearance: Clear amber with thin white head on the pour.
Aroma: Apple, toffee, vanilla, buttery, note of apricot and subtle wood.
Taste: Low acidity, medium sweetness and tannins.
Palate: Thick rough texture, light/medium body, prickly carbonation, lingering dry, chalky, apple, vanilla, buttery, toffee finish.
Comments: Delicious. Rating is for 4.5% ABV bottled version.
SarkyNorthener (2111) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAR 29, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from sainsburys. Golden amber cider, moderate carbonation. Aroma of Apple juice, vanilla and wood. Taste is apple juice, vanilla, wood and a little sweetness. Nice cider with unusual flavours.
mike_77 (3222) - NETHERLANDS - JAN 12, 2014
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Clear golden colour with thin wispy head. Light wood in aroma. Light texture and pleasant light sparkle. The level of sweetness is good with a hint of honey. Fresh, clean and easy to drink.
DruncanVeasey (7249) - NUNEATON, Top 22, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - NOV 21, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
From Sainsbury’s. Clear green gold with a brief fizz of halo. Sweet strudel and vanilla aroma. Spiced Bramley sweetness with a vague tang of acidity. Mellow funk. Tasty.
danlo (1222) - Darlington, Durham, ENGLAND - OCT 1, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
500ml bottle. Pours a clear golden colour with a fizzy white head that rapidly disappears and aroma of tart apple with a hint of barnyard. Taste is tangy apple juice, sweetish, with some vanilla, woody and earthy notes. Slightly oily mouthfeel, light bodied, low carbonatiom, dry finish. Quite drinkable.
Dommod2011 (698) - Birmingham, West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUL 25, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tommann got this spot on, exactly what he said. Wife wants to try this with roast chicken, think it’ll be a winner. Cracking cider.
sic1314 (3467) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - JUL 8, 2013
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Poured a clear golden with a minimal white head. Aroma of woody apple. Medium body, flavour of the aroma, medium dry and quite refreshing.
worldbeertaste (1670) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - JAN 21, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pale to medium gold with a thin, frothy, disappearing, off-white head. Smells of vanilla and apple juice, hay but mostly sweet apples. Medium body with no carbonation. Tastes of apple juice with a bit of tartness, vanilla, wood and a tart finish. Sweet. Almost an apple juice but refined and smoother
bhensonb (11257) - Woodland, California, USA - SEP 6, 2012
3.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
25 cl bottle (with Ecusson on label) at Le Cafe du Port in Port en Bassin. Pours brilliant gold with white bubbles. Aroma of fresh golden apples with a tart tang. Flavor of yellow apple skins with a sharp tartness, yet there is a touch of sugar throughout. Quite nice.
tommann (2769) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 30, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
500ml bottle at 4.5%. Pours light gold with medium carbonation. Aroma is slightly sour apples with a little barnyard. Taste has apple juice to start. Dry finish, with a little sweet vanilla on the aftertaste.