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Brewed by Thatchers Cider
Style: Cider
Winscombe, England

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RATINGS: 67   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.11/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A medium dry cider made from a blend of apple varieties. Mostly bottled but also available on draught in the Wetherspoons Spring 2010 festival at 4.9%

Legend has it that every night, under the cover of darkness, a wily old fox crept out of his den at the bottom of our orchard and tiptoed his way to the cider store to help himself to fresh supplies.
Itís understandable though, once they have a taste, most people canít get enough of this rather distinctive Somerset cider.

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3.7
lokis333 (490) - Birěai, LITHUANIA - JUN 3, 2017
Clear gold color with visible carbonation and instantly disappearing white foam. Aromas of fermented fruits like apple followed by light notes of dry cork. Palate, medium body smooth texture leaving a dry finish. Taste, very lightly sweet of apples, fairly natural tasting of apple cider. Overall, not bad, medium dry cider, with fairly low carbonation (although on initial pour looks like it will be like soda) fairly natural tasting. Awesome!

3.2
kerenmk (4722) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAY 29, 2017
Can sample at a tasting at Lior Dís place. Thanks Tom L. Clear gold with a white head. Sweet, sugary and cidery aroma, sweet, apple-ish taste - nice. Medium body, fizzy, long, sweet finish. Nice.

3.4
AshtonMcCobb (6513) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 10, 2017
Bottle at the Toby Carvery. Appearance - golden amber with busy bubbles. Nose - dry apple and apple skin. Taste - sweet luscious apples. Palate - light to medium bodied with a tangy texture and a long dry tangy finish. Overall - decent cider! Even though itís medium itís definitely dry enough to refresh.

3.3
DSG (14685) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAR 26, 2017
Bottle sample at a tasting at Lior Dís place. Thanks Tom L. Clear golden. Decent apples aroma with a bit of sulphur. Sweetish and slightly tart flavor with juicy apples, slightly citric. Pretty nice and refreshing.

3.1
zvikar (6068) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - MAR 25, 2017
At Liorís Place, pours golden with a small head, aroma of cider, apples, flavor of apples, sweet apples, medium bodied

3.1
FinnIckler (420) - GERMANY - MAR 5, 2017
Bottle from GBK in Cambridge. Nose is sweet apple, vanilla, some wood. Palate has a sweet apple start, some vanilla and peaches in the middle, dry finish. Bit more than medium carbonation. Pretty decent.

2.9
sound67 (731) - Offenbach, GERMANY - SEP 27, 2016
Bottle, 500ml. *** Colour: Bright, yellow golden. Small head. *** Nose: Ripe apples, a hint of pears. Mild lemon. *** Mouthfeel: Light to medium-bodied, a bit watery. Active carbonation. *** Taste: Medium-sweet apples, lemon at the start. Drier towards the middle, with slightly bitter apple peel. Mild finish, apple peel and chalk(?). Short aftertaste of lemon and faint apples. *** Impressions: Decent, unremarkable Thatchers cider, not fruity enough to truly register. Standard stuff.

3.1
Hermod (7695) - Vantaa, FINLAND - JUL 20, 2016
50cl bottle. Poured golden color with a thin white head. Ripe apples, sweetness, some pear, along with hint of baking soda. Flavor has ripe apples, apple juice, some vanilla pears. Long sweet finish.

3.2
BeerViking (4712) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 29, 2016
Bottle from the Spar in Wedmore. Golden and lightly spritzy. Just on the dry side of medium sweet, with aromas of eating apples and a full flavour.

2.3
jfb (6232) - GERMANY - MAY 16, 2016
(bottle) clear golden colour with a small white head. aroma of green apples and hay, slightly chalky, with lots of yeast and almonds. flavour is mostly the same, lots of green apple and chalk, rather sweet, with a light touch of butter and treebark. light- to medium-bodied with average carbonation.


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