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Brewed by Bulmers Cider (Heineken UK)
Style: Cider
Hereford, England

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RATINGS: 857   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.46   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Avaialable in keg, bottle and can.
4.5% on draught, 5.0% in other formats (previsously 5.3%).


delamie6's rating

4.9
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
delamie6 (20) - - APR 22, 2013
Strongbow is one of my favorite cider beers. It has an aroma of granny smith apples so it gives off a really sweet smell. The taste has a bit of a sour apple taste as well but well-balanced. Delicious beer especially with a cinnamon sugar rim.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
EAGLE82 (70) - Röslau, Bavaria, GERMANY - MAR 26, 2015
A good everyday cider. Well balanced apple flavor and not as sweet as others.

1.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
Deu (864) - Nantes, FRANCE - MAR 14, 2015
On tap. Pours straw with a white head. Aroma of apple peel and plastic. Taste is super sweet artificial apple, sourness, watery. This is so sweet, I can still feel the sweetness permeating my mouth the day afte

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
davidtjm (768) - Berlin, GERMANY - MAR 6, 2015
Can. Aroma is sweet, apples, candy. Taste is fizzy, apples, sweetness, quite dry. Decent

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
redders1974 (104) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - FEB 20, 2015
Nor a nautal cider drinker unless its a bistering summers day and its a bone dry cider Strongbow is mass produced in the UK and if fizzy and see a with a dry finish very bland cider

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rotaman14 (250) - Potsdam, GERMANY - FEB 14, 2015
Golden, minimal white head. Weak smell of apples obviously. Taste is dry, not too sweet.

1.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
GoufCustom (950) - HONG KONG - JAN 18, 2015


330ml bottle bought at ParkNShop SuperStore in Fanling.

Clear golden colour; No head with faint residual soapy white foam which fades in 5 seconds; No lacing with occasional small carbonation; Light aroma of apple juice, with light white wine, sugar and light wood; Light sweet taste of light apple wine, with tartness, faint wood, soda, moderate alcohol and notable tannic; Light body. Thin and slightly slick palate; Mouth feel is devoid of real apple taste, just some thin white wine being thrown into a glass of soda with notable scream of light booze and tannic. Quite artificial. Burr!…. Slightly dry after taste. Watery to mouth.

Comments: This one reminds me of the Bulmer’s apple-water disguised as Cider but in this case, is only worse: apple aroma and taste is hardly tracable, and that boozy hint suggests a watered down scrumpy, only it isn’t. Drinkable as water only.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Boxereddy (193) - BELGIUM - DEC 14, 2014
Ik dronk dit uit een glazen flesje van 275ml dat door Aubel ’gebrouwen’ werd voor Hereford. Helder geel met een kleine witte schuimkraag. Zoete aroma van appels in de neus. Zoete smaak van appels in de mond met lichte bitterheid. Korte afdronk.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
GreatDane1632 (673) - USA - DEC 9, 2014
What can I say, it’s a dry cider. It tastes like a dry cider. It’s ok. Need to hit more characters.......

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
gopherfan99 (730) - CROATIA - DEC 1, 2014
Bottle; pours clear gold with a thin white head; has a sugary apple aroma; taste is sweet apples; dry finish; not much to it.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
fishonmyplane (495) - Newington, Connecticut, USA - OCT 31, 2014
Just a very simple, sweet cider. Light carbonation. Light everything. It’s alright, not too much more to say about it.


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