JStax (4637) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - MAR 2, 2013
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Poured from a 500 ml bottle. Lours a pale yellow with no head. Aroma is straight apple juice. Not much else going on here. Tastes like apple juice and Cheerios. Drying sweet finish. Not bad necessarily, but not really something Id want to drink again.
allmyvinyl (9040) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 26, 2016
2.6 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
330ml bottle at home. Pours clear pale gold with a short-lived thin white head. Aromas are a little plasticky, apples, some sour funkiness. Taste is sweet apples. Thin, astringent dry finish.
wlajwl (5503) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - MAY 16, 2016
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Aroma is apples, band-aid and fruit. The flavor is apples/apple juice, fruit, a hint of tobacco, mild dark fruit and a sweetish/tart finish.
mecafilo (189) - Perugia, ITALY - MAR 19, 2016
4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle @ home. Pours with a clear gold colour, small white head. Aroma has fruity notes, also slight notes of fresh herbs. Taste is medium to heavy sweet, also very little bitter, slightly sour; very enjoyable, being quite elegant and balanced. Little body, watery texture, average carbonation.
cgarvieuk (20430) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 3, 2016
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask at the Blue blazer... Light yellow amber... Thin white lacing.. Soft dry caramelised apple nose... Over sweet front.. Soft apple.. Light dry finish... No real depth... Sugery apple juice
Stuu666 (9788) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 3, 2016
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at the blue blazer. Pours clear golden, nose is funky, tart apple, straw, taste is apple juice, sweet, sugary.
mr_h (4589) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - NOV 28, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
330ml bottle at home, from Sainsbury’s, Ayr Road, Prestwick, sweet
apple aroma, very pale golden with no head, very easy to drink sweet apple cider.
AndySnow (6408) - Huddinge, SWEDEN - NOV 27, 2015
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Where: SBWF 2015.
Appearance: Pale golden colour with a small white head.
Aroma: Apples, citrus, floral.
Body: Medium body and carbonation,
Flavour: Apples, rather sweet, floral.
tomer (2788) - Rishon Le Zion, ISRAEL - OCT 23, 2015
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle, smallish bubbly head, clear deep yellow color, aroma of candy, honey and wax with light apple notes, flavor of honey and very ripe apples, very sweet but not cloying. Could use some sourness to counterbalance the sweetness but still quite delicious.
zvsn (1501) - ISRAEL - JUL 6, 2015
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Clear yellow golden color. Smell of apples, white wine and sulphur. Taste of sweet apples with acidic notes. Light and quite drinkable.
rayaron (1269) - Kfar Saba, ISRAEL - JUL 5, 2015
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle sample, as "Thistly Cross Cider". Thanks zvsn. Clear yellowish with no head. Light aroma of green apple, notes of white wine and hint of detergent. Sweet flavor of apple and white wine, light sourness, semi-dry finish. Soft carbonation, light-bodied.