jtclockwork (16581) - , New Jersey, USA - JUL 14, 2012
Bottle at Paul’s. Pours straw yellow. Nose/taste of fresh apple, white sugar and oak. Some booze in the finish. Thin body seems a bit watered down. Drake (13725) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 11, 2015
LSAT Freedom Trip #125. Keg at the cidery. Clear very pale yellow. Aroma of dry apples, caramel, whiskey. The taste is tart apples, mild vanilla and wood. Thin bodied, mild lingering tartness. j12601 (11572) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - JUL 15, 2012
Bottle at a tasting at Paul’s. Pours a very lightly hazed gold with no head. According to Andy, this smells like farts. I am inclined to agree with him as this cider does have a rather sulfuric and highly farty smell, along with a bit of apples. Medium bodied, sweet and with some light acid. Light acid, more caramelized apples, a bit of apple sugar. Easy drinking, but it’s hard to get past the sulfuric aromas on the nose. phaleslu (10239) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - AUG 23, 2011
Draft at The Lion’s Pride. Labeled "Culture Cider". Hard to find on here because of that, and I think this must be the one out of the UFF listings. Pours a cloudy pale yellow-gold with a white ring for a head. Aroma of tons of herbs, apple skins, white grapes, cedar, and farmhouse funk. Flavor of tart green apples, herbs, white grapes, and musty funk. Light-bodied, with moderate carbonation and a tart, funky, rustic, dry mouthfeel. So interesting and complex. Never had a cider like this before. Will be eagerly seeking out more UFF stuff. nimbleprop (8376) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 13, 2013
On tap at Meridian Pint’s DC Beer Week Cider Event. Pours a clear, bright, lime green. Looks like albarino wine, zero head. Nose of apples, some sour mash, lime, a touch of booze, white grape. Flavor is great, apples, white grape, saw dust, lime. Lightly sweet finish.
egajdzis (6574) - Pennsburg, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 30, 2011
Pale golden color with a small, white head that left no lacing on the glass. Aroma of apple, vanilla, wood, and bourbon. Taste of much of the same, farmhouse-ey, slightly tart. Really interesting! ben4321 (6500) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - AUG 12, 2013
Location: Draft at Cornerstone (Ogunquit, not College Park, sorry Kramer!), 7/11/13
Boutip (6374) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 31, 2012
Aroma: The nose is what you’d expect, apple, some booze, and oak
Appearance: It pours a mostly clear golden color with a small white head
Flavor: The taste is apple and oak, it is semi-tart and not particularly sweet in this style
Palate: The body is fairly light and it has a lively carbonation
I thought this was an interesting one. The oaking worked nicely, but stays fairly subtle. It isn’t very sweet for the style. It is pretty unique.
Bottle: Poured a light yellow color cider with strong carbonation. Aroma consists of fresh medium sweet apple with some light oak notes. Taste is also dominated by medium sweet apple juice notes with light oak notes and bourbon notes are even more subtle. Interesting and makes me want to try other cider form those guys. DiarmaidBHK (4891) - Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 3, 2015
Draft at Novare Res. Pours golden with no head. Smells like apple on the nose. Has a bit of the barrel influence on the tongue but not nearly as pronounced as I was hoping for.
---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone Jow (3923) - New York, USA - JUN 16, 2016
Bottle at home. Fine hazy blonde cider. Nose is tart Apple some wood and white wine. Tastes of tart green apple, touch of sugary apple juice, oak, some vanilla, white wine. Tart and sweet. Not really any bourbon to speak of.