Aspalls Imperial Vintage (7.5/10) – ” Bitter-dryness, overshadowing some developing character”.

Aspalls Imperial Vintage (7.5/10) ” Bitter-dryness, overshadowing some developing character”. The Good ” Branding with curious backstory”. ” Oozing rich history”. ” Understated, yet celebratory bottle design”. ” Noticeable dryness”. ” Developing woodiness”. ” Developing natural tang”. The Bad ” Harsh aftertaste”. ” Slightly thin mouthfeel”. ” Pricier than many other Aspall’s”. ” Quite practical”. […]

Scrumpy jack cider review (8/10) ” Tangy and fruity but limited fizz and practicality” Packaging Scrumpy jack appears in a picturesquely decorated can with splashes of colour such as yellow, white and green depicting a countryside scene with a large apple tree. The apple tree has a small bucket full of harvested apples. The cider […]

Thatchers Oak aged vintage 2016 (7.5/10) “Smooth and tangy quality”

Thatchers oak aged vintage 2016 review (7.5/10) ” Good value and well branded”. ” Smooth, and not too subtle medium dry”. ” Tangy with subtle carbonation”. ” In need of a little more Apple sweetness and carbonation”. ” Not to my taste but good at what it should be”. Packaging Quite a formal, elaborate and […]

Kingstone press cider (7/10) Practical, subtle and slightly satisfying”.

Kingstone press cider review (7/10) ” Practical, subtle and slightly satisfying”. Packaging Kingstone press is a variety of medium dry cider produced using bittersweet apples from the Aston manor cider mill in Stourport, Worcestershire. It is therefore produced only a few miles down the road from my home in Worcester. The alcohol percentage is listed […]