RateBeer
overall
49
77
style
Brewed by Knights Cider
Style: Cider
Malvern, England

bottled
available

on tap
unknown

Regional Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 49   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Farmhouse Cider

Malvern Oak Dry Reserve is a refreshing, balanced cider made from a variety of traditional cider apples, including Yarlington Mill, Harry MasterÕs Jersey, Dabinett and Kingston Black.
With the help of ’mother nature’, Malvern Oak is fermented to 6% alcohol to encapture the full flavour of the wine of the orchards, differing from many other ciders due to our unique blend of bittersweet cider apple varieties.
Malvern Oak Dry Reserve should be served slightly chilled – a great companion to good food or sipped from a glass whilst lazing in the shade.
This natural product is made without the use of apple concentrate, or any artificial flavours, colours or sweeteners.


tdtm82's rating

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
tdtm82 (668) - Essex, - APR 25, 2011
aroma is apples, pear, tart, candy, lemon, honey, app is copper-bronze and white lacing, taste is apples, candy, wood resin, honey, syrup and lemon tart. Overtly acidcy for me but not bad Note labelled as - Tillington Hills 75cl. Co Op.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
maeib (8576) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - JUN 29, 2014
Bottled 15/06/14. An orange gold headless cider. A nice sweetish cider where the apple flavours are true and realistic. An easy to drink cider yet at the same time true to its routes. Nice.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Philym (926) - St Neots, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - APR 13, 2014
Appearance: Clear amber with small white bubble head on the pour. Aroma: Apple, tangy, wood, spicy, floral, honeyed, hints of barnyard and leather. Taste: Low sweetness, low/medium acidity and high tannin. Palate: Thick smooth texture, light/medium body, low/average carbonation, dry, tangy apple, quite watery, buttery, spicy finish. Comments: Tasty.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
harrisoni (13215) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - MAR 3, 2014
Bottle from Tesco and drunk at home. Clear gold, no head. Oaky woody apple aroma. Some dryness. Good apple woody character. Yep pretty good I thought, went well with my salmon, coleslaw and rice salad.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SarkyNorthener (1690) - Walsall (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - FEB 5, 2014
Bottle from co-op. Amber cider with a very little bit of carbonation. Aroma pf apple peel. Tastes are soft. Apple, tannin and a medium dry cider. Mellow flavours all round. A nice easy to drink cider.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DruncanVeasey (7098) - NUNEATON, Top 13, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - JAN 21, 2014
750ml as ’Tillington Hills’, split with Hatzer round The Folks’, 05/01/14. Dusty, interesting and tannic aroma with a tale to tell like a pub carpet that’s been vomited and trodden on for decades. Even better flavour; light and crisp with hints of smoke, juniper, tannins. Good drinkable mellow acidity. Thoroughly enjoyable.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
olliejobbins (728) - Surrey, ENGLAND - OCT 12, 2013
750ml bottle. pours a clear yellow with no head and little to no fizz at all. aroma is of...apples. just fresh apples. no smokiness. smells bitter. taste is quite good. little thin if anything, a little watery. not bad.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
minutemat (1305) - Ford, Shropshire, ENGLAND - JUL 19, 2013
750ml bottle as Tillington Hills, shared glass at Bala lake, Wales. Aroma of floor varnish / pot pourri, Good apple taste with a strong alcoholic taste that clings to the back of the throat. Quite a deep flavour. Not bad.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Hansen (6444) - Assentoft, DENMARK - APR 18, 2012
Golden coloured and clear: Has no head. Sweet aroma, notes of ripe apples, light acid too. Flavor starts heavy sweet, finish light acidic and light bitter. Soft carbonation and light astringent.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
HenrikSoegaard (10367) - Randers, DENMARK - APR 17, 2012
Bottle as Tillington Hills. Dark yellow colour. Powerfull apple aroma. Moderate apple flavor. Average finish. Oily palate. Ok cider.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Zita (4529) - Assentoft, DENMARK - APR 16, 2012
light sour dry aroma,pale, yellow,clear, light sweetness, lightly sour, light body, fizzy, dry finish.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 5


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50