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Brewed by Magners GB / Shepton Mallet Cider Mill (C&C Group)
Style: Cider
Shepton Mallet, England

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RATINGS: 14   MEAN: 2.86/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.82   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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Bottled only - available in 500ml bottles.
A classic, medium-dry authentic Somerset cider, full of character


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Leighton (10774) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 10, 2013
Bottle at a ChrisO Tasting - London. Pours clear gold with a few bubbles for a head. Nice apple nose, light funk and sweat. Good flavor, light dank and juicy apples, mild dryness. Medium bodied with soft carbonation. Dryish finish with pleasant apple notes, not too sweet, very lightly dank. Good cider overall.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
johninmelb (1126) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - APR 1, 2012
Pleasing, orchardy nose with a hint of spiced apple promise. Pours a pure cider gold. Flavour is well balanced, sweet and gently sharp. The lingering flavour is medium dry and moreish although the mouthfeel is a little thing so it doesn’t hang around for long. Quite nice.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cgarvieuk (14195) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 7, 2012
bottle at chrisOs ... golden amber ... sharp dry apple nose ... tart dry apple ... big apple peel ... lots of tanins ...

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Martin243 (759) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - NOV 16, 2011
Well balanced between sweet and dry. Served cool in a small glass, It was quite refreshing and had more flavour than the other Devon version that I tried.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (34777) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 9, 2010

Bottle 500ml. clear glass @ home.

Clear medium to dark orange yellow color with a average, fizzy, virtually none lacing, fully diminishing, white head. Aroma is moderate to light light heavy apple, vanilla notes. Flavor is moderate sweet with a average to long duration, sweet, dry, flavor ends with just sweet apple. Body is medium, texture is watery to oily, carbonation is flat. [20101106]

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
renffisch (789) - london, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 11, 2009
bottle from waitrose. apple, cardboard and raw pork smell. golden colour, fine carbonation. quite pleasant, and clean tasting. but thats not particularly a good thing for a cider. no depth or character. good enough for a camping trip to reading, maybe...

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
harrisoni (13599) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - APR 7, 2012
Bottle at Chriso Easter Tasting 2012. pale gold slight white head. Appley cider. Stewed fruit some dryness. Fine

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rauchbier (3598) - Isle Of Beer, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - SEP 9, 2012
Bottle from Rhythm & Booze in Brigg. Gold, no head and low condition. Trace apple fruitiness and a touch of oak in the nose, muted sweet apple noes in the mouth with a faint hint of barnyard and a little tartness, a little dry bitterness creeping into the otherwise fruity finish.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 11, 2008
The full ’heritage’ treatment here: sepia photograph of Glastonbury Tor on the label. Gold and very gassy. Pleasant sweet aroma. Anonymous medium cider, not too sweet, with a slight dryness. It refreshes adequately.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Fin (7364) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 14, 2009
Bottle from Tesco, Aylesbury, Bucks consumed 12-07-09 Pours mid-gold with some apple and grass on the nose. Taste is commercial, no depth, touch watery and thin, some appleyness in the mouth but nowt special. A6 A4 F4 P2 Ov10 2.6


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