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Brewed by Millwhites Cider
Style: Cider
Hemel Hempstead, England

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RATINGS: 25   MEAN: 3.34/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.28/5   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Our driest cider. Aged in red wine barrels this is a full flavoured cider with hints of wood tannin. A cider for the connoisseur.

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3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Christian (13336) - Odense, DENMARK - FEB 24, 2017
Cask at The Ribs, Norwich. Cloudy golden with a tiny white head. Aroma of apple, wood and a touch of vinegar. Dry and slightly tart apple flavour with oak and funk, and a hint of vinegar in the finish.

2.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
jjsint (2821) - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - JUL 19, 2016
UPDATED: JUL 20, 2016 Handpull from the Flying Pig, Cambridge. Murky and impenetrable yellow-orange. Tannic, woody aroma with suggestions of cider vinegar. Taste is sour, tangy and intense. Finishes acrid to the point of biliousness. Swallowing is like trying to down turpentine. Its been too long since I lived in the Westcountry but I think this would be unnecessarily rough by anyones standards.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Theydon_Bois (18694) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - APR 28, 2016
Cask at Beerwolf Books, Falmouth, 25/04/16. Golden amber with a decent off White head. Nose is smoked straw, funky apple orchard, light red berry, earthy. Taste comprises light wood, earthy apple, smoked straw, light pork, subtle red wine. Medium bodied, moderate carbonation, drying close. Decent.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jfb (6101) - GERMANY - SEP 26, 2015
(bag-in-box) murky golden colour with no head. aroma of chestnut honey, some acetone and apple sauce, with a light hint of manure and white bread. flavour is mostly tart apple juice, rather tannic, with some light notes of red grapes, ketchup, pop rocks and teriyaki sauce. medium-bodied with soft carbonation.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
teorn88 (7632) - Rimini, ITALY - MAR 5, 2015
Cask at CBC Clerkenwell, London. It pours a hazy apricot color with no head. Aroma is tart green apples, light funk, light wood, light tannins, baked apples and lime peel. Taste is medium sweet and lightly tart and acidic in the finish, with notes of green apples, baked apples, lemon juice, funk and hay. Light bodied with ok carbonation. Overall, nice flavor profile, maybe not well integrated

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
imdownthepub (14208) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 15, 2014
From Bag in Box at The Marlborough Arms, Cirencester, Gloucs. Cloudy gold with no head. Dry bittering apple flavour, skinny, there is a hint of oak. Its fine.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
The_Osprey (7729) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 27, 2014
Cask at the Cock, Hackney. Short review due to session. Murky orange colour. For me, the taste of this was overpowered by metal and blood. Very obvious red wine presence. I love Rioja, but I dont think it improves this cider. My girlfriend called it bad breath cider.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
minutemat (5129) - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, ENGLAND - MAR 13, 2014
Draught @ Bree Louise. Fairly sour, thin and astringent with a noticeable white wine influence. Quite dry with some tart apples, but just not hitting the right notes for me.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (25552) - Malm, SWEDEN - OCT 21, 2013
Bag in box @ Bree Louise, Euston NW1. Pours a hazy yellow color with no head. Has a fruity tart weak woody apple aroma. Fruity tart woody apple flavor. Has a fruity tart woody apple finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Scopey (14007) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 11, 2012
Cask at The Cider Tap, London. It pours cloudy orange, with a thin white film. The nose is apple, red wine, pink lady apple, light tartness, wood and farmyard. The taste is smooth apple, red grape, pear, some tartness, light astringency, faint vinegar and wood. Medium body and low carbonation. Smooth, well balanced and dangerously drinkable.


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