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Sheppy’s Somerset Draught Cider

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Brewed by Sheppy’s Cider
Style: Cider
Taunton, England

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RATINGS: 37   MEAN: 3.1/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.05   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Available in 50 litre keg, 500ml and 330ml bottle.
A medium cider made with a blend of apple varieties.

A careful blend of traditional Somerset cider apples and dessert apples. This produces a light, slightly sharp refreshing cider. Pale coloured, medium taste with a light sparkle. An ideal cider for both the home-drinker and for the pub trade. This cider has been fermented and matured in oak.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
olsvammel (3556) - Örebro, SWEDEN - NOV 26, 2014
Sample at Örebro Öl & Whisky 2014. Fresh smell of apples, fruit and some funk. Similar taste, some white wine, light funk and barnyard. Very refreshing.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Camons (6324) - Hasselager, DENMARK - NOV 15, 2014
Draught @ Fermentoren, Århus. Pours clear light yellow with a small white head. Aroma of apples, light wood, sulphur. Flavor is light tart apples, wood, oak. Thin to medium body, soft carbonation, dry light tart finish. 131114

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Desverger (2386) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 5, 2014
Tap@Taphouse, CPH, - clear yellow pour with bubbly thin head. Aroma and taste is prominent sweet apples, medium acidic, refreshing.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Borup (6304) - Albertslund, DENMARK - JUL 4, 2014
Draught at Taphouse, clear golden colour with a white head. Aroma and flavour of apples.
Earlier Rating: 4/1/2013 Total Score: 2.9
Bottle from Super Best, Hellerup. Clear golden colour with a small white head. Aroma and flavour of sweet apples and with a sour finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
stouby (3822) - Holbæk, DENMARK - JUN 6, 2014
Bottle at DNF2014. Clear golden with a white head. Aroma of apple, light spicy. Flavor light to medium sweet, medium acidic, dry. Medium body, medium carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
KyotoLefty (6724) - Kyoto, JAPAN - JUN 1, 2014
Bottle at Pigalle. Dry apple nose, move sweetness in the flavor, though not overly sweet at all. Fruity, well balanced, crisp and nice. Very enjoyable.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Philym (1003) - St Neots, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - MAY 7, 2014
Appearance: Clear golden straw with bubbly white head on the pour. Aroma: Apple, spicy, leather, musk, note of barnyard, chalky. Taste: Low/medium sweetness with medium acidity and tannin. Palate: Thick fairly smooth texture, medium body, average carbonation, dry, lingering apple, spicy finish. Comments: Lovely and glass lace.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
minutemat (1880) - Ford, Shropshire, ENGLAND - JAN 3, 2014
500ml bottle from Kris Wines. Pours light to medium yellow, with a green apple aroma. Clean tasting & light with a slightly acidic sparkle and a good rosy taste. Not bad but there’s better in the Sheppy’s range.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
danlo (1331) - Darlington, Durham, ENGLAND - NOV 24, 2013
500ml bottle. Pours a golden colour with a short lived white fizzy head and aroma of apples, musty slight barnyard. Taste is crisp tangy apple, fruity, with apple skin & vanilla notes. Slightly oily mouthfeel, medium bodied, medium carbonation, dry tart finish. Quite drinkable.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (36036) - VestJylland, DENMARK - OCT 30, 2013

Draught @ [ DOE - Olfestival Kobenhavn 2013 ] @ Tap1, Ny Carlsbergvej 91, 1760 Copenhagen, Denmark.

Clear light to medium yellow colour with virtually no head. Aroma is moderate to light heavy apple, tart apple, green apple, wood notes. Flavour is moderate to light light heavy sweet and light acidic with a long duration, tart apple, green apples, apple skin. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is flat. [20130525]
6-2-7-3-14

Draught @ Cider Tap, 188 Euston Road, London, Greater London, England NW1 2EF.

Clear medium yellow colour with virtually no head. Aroma is moderate apple, sweet apple, wood, tart apple. Flavor is moderate sweet and light light acidic with a average to long duration, tart apple, sweet apple, green apples. Body is medium to light, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is flat. [20130808]
6-2-7-3-13

Earlier Rating: 11/23/2010 Total Score: 3.3

Bottle 500ml. Clear glass bottle.

Clear light yellow color with a small, fizzy, fair lacing, fully diminishing, white head. Aroma is moderate apple, dry apples, apple peel, barnyard notes. Flavor is moderate to light light heavy sweet with a long duration, dry, light tart. Body is light to medium, texture is watery, carbonation is soft. [20101122]


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