#264 Innocent Tropical defence review – “Smooth, thick, and creamy”- (7.75/10). 

Innocent Tropical defence review – “Smooth, thick, and creamy”- (7.75/10). The Good  “Colourful bottle design”. “Refreshing smell”.  “Fruity taste, suggesting banana”. “Developing acidity”. “Nicely session-able”. “Flavour fruity and natural throughout”. “Pleasant tangy aftertaste”. “Thick mouthfeel”. “Full flavour throughout”. “Smooth and creamy texture”. The Bad  “Brand message a little unclear”. “Way too expensive”.  “Weak smell”.  “Sweetness […]

#261 Berry Set Go !! Smoothie review – “A bit too watery” (6.25/10).  

Berry Set Go !! Smoothie review – “A bit too watery” (6.25/10).  The Good  “Natural and fresh smell”. “Natural flavour throughout”. “Fruity and tangy aftertaste”. “Reasonable flavour strength”. “Smooth and tangy taste”. “Session-able”. “Taste quite fruity”. “Developing fruity tang”. The Bad  “Not fully balanced”.  “Unclear brand message”. “Bland branding”. “Mouthfeel too thin”. “Weak smell”. “Taste […]

#260 Invigorate smoothie (8.75/10) – “Good branding, good flavour”.

Invigorate smoothie (8.75/10) – “Good branding, good flavour“.  The Good  “Brand message is good, with accurate nutrition facts to support”. “Clear and visually appealing packaging”. “Natural smell”. “Nice fruity flavour”. “Ideal subtle tang”. “Moderate mouthfeel”. “Flavour balanced throughout”. “Good level of natural sweetness”. “Initially good aftertaste”. “Natural taste throughout”. “Aftertaste lasted well”. “Relatively affordable”. The […]

#257 Innocent Berry protein Smoothie Review “You get what you pay for …. A lot …. (8.5/10). 

Innocent Berry protein Smoothie Review “You get what you pay for …. A lot …. (8.5/10).  The Good  “Natural taste and smell”. “Well balanced”. “Session-able”.  “Full bodied”.  “Smooth taste and aftertaste”.  “Full flavoured”.  “Acidity not overpowering”.  The Bad  “Way too expensive”.  “Smell’s too weak”.  “Acidity a little too strong on the aftertaste”.  Introduction  If you’ve […]

#255 Soft drink reviews return !! (Innocent Strawberries & Bananas) review – “Natural, fruity, too tart for me” – (7.0/10).

Soft drink reviews return !! (Innocent Strawberries & Bananas) review – “Natural, fruity, too tart for me”  – (7.0/10). The Good  “Natural, sweet smell”. “Environmental impact considered”.  “Clear brand message”.  “Full mouthfeel”.  “Smooth taste”. “Well-balanced taste”. “Natural tang evident”. The Bad “Unbalanced aftertaste”. “Harsh tart aftertaste”.  “Most expensive smoothie, especially in small size”! “Lacking sweetness in […]

#157 Mortimers Orchard English Apple cider review (8.5/10) – “Subtly, natural cider. One too watery to write home about”.

Mortimers Orchard English Apple cider review (8.5/10) – “Subtly, natural cider. One too watery to write home about”. The Good “Pleasant and natural smell”.“Lightly sparkling as promised”.“Session-able”.“Smooth”.“Okay balance”.“Natural taste”.“Pleasant, lasting aftertaste”.“Competitive price for weak bottles”.“Practical”.“Reasonable cost”. The Bad “You have to buy 4 at once”.“No USP”.“Watery mouthfeel”.“Lacking carbonation and sweetness”.“No backstory on bottle”.“Not perfectly balanced […]