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Brewed by Westons Cider
Style: Cider
Ledbury, England

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RATINGS: 120   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.66   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Stowford Press Medium Dry Cider has shown tremendous growth over recent years.This very popular cider is suitable for all drinking opportunities. Light, refreshing and fruity with a moderate alcohol content. The success of this cider has allowed it to be made available in a DRY and SWEET version.


2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Atheist_Peace (884) - Halifax, Nova Scotia, CANADA - FEB 11, 2012
500ml can. Clear, golden pour with a faint ring of lace. Apples on the nose, with a light spicy note. Fairly dry with an apple pie feel to the taste. Prickly quality. Much better than I expected from a tall boy of cider.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
presario (4533) - Stampede City, Alberta, CANADA - DEC 17, 2011
500ml can. Similar description and same ABV. Crisp gold with minimal head. Apple must aroma. Tastes like apple juice. I think I would prefer the DRY version. A nice finishing tartness.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
dynamiteninja (1388) - Richmond, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 3, 2011
Keg. The Punch Bowl (JDW), York. Thin white head with no retention. Gold body. Apples. Sweet. Dry finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ontbeertaster (2269) - Ontario, CANADA - SEP 17, 2011
Can, from M & S the smell is very apple, the body is a bit thin, taste is a full of apples and it is really nice to drink. quite enjoyable actually

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
GT2 (7870) - Carlsbad, California, USA - SEP 12, 2011
Tap at Churchkey. Nice to see this comes in 2L PET bottles. Pours a clear gold with a small white head. Odd plastic aroma moving to diaper and then finally fresh apple. Taste is tart then heavy sweet with large dollops of sugar. Still, not cloyingly sweet. Thin, watery mouthfeel. Not too bad.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
JRock72 (605) - - SEP 2, 2011
Can from Marks and Spencer. Poured clear golden yellow with no head. Flavour and aroma is mostly apples with some spice. Very enjoyable.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Meilby (6345) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 26, 2011
Draught @ Sherlock Holmes Pub, Århus
Pours clear pale yellow with a white head. Aroma has notes of light sour apples. Taste is light sour and light sweet with a dry finish. Body is light, texture is thin, carbonation is soft.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Benjii (3049) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 21, 2011
On draught at Cloisters. Pours a golden colour with a fair white head. Apple aroma and flavour. Quite dry and not too sweet. Nice dry finish. Moderate carbonation and a little CO2 prickle.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
AshtonMcCobb (2113) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 19, 2011
Tasted from a tap at a stand at the Shrewsbury Flower Show. The appearance is amber, fizzy and generally cider-like, there is a sweet apple aroma coming from the nose and the taste has a deeper more intense stewed apples. The palate is good, as with many ciders, there is depth of flavour, this carries through the middle section and there is a clean zingy finish. Overall, this is a decent cider. The difficulty I have is differentiating in the appearance of ciders which are generally not as pleasing as a beer with a nice head and the palate which is generally good with ciders, as discussed above.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
KyotoLefty (5894) - Kyoto, JAPAN - AUG 13, 2011
Can. Rather average apple nose, pale gold color with lace. Bland, medium sweet flavor, apple, some spice. Just a touch of tartness. Drinkable and tasty, though not very interesting. Refreshing, not much else going on.


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