#120 Galipette Brut cider review – ” Natural and yeasty fruit, without dryness, in a medium mouthfeel” (8.75/10).

Galipette Brut cider review – ” Natural and yeasty fruit, without dryness, in a medium mouthfeel” (8.75/10). The Good “Tangy, natural smell”.“Good acidity level”.“Well-balanced fruity tang”.“Smooth taste and aftertaste”.“Character from bread-like taste elements”.“Sweetness provided by natural fruit”.“Lovely medium mouthfeel”.“Good backstory”.“Lasting natural aftertaste”.“Practical alcohol level”.“Good value for French cider”. The Bad “Weak aftertaste”.“Not fully balanced”.“No woodiness”.“Bottle […]

#92 Cidersmiths Bristol Draught review ” Lightly carbonated, sweet drink without balance or character”. – (5.5/10)

Cidersmiths Bristol Draught review ” Lightly carbonated, sweet drink without balance or character”. – (5.5/10) The Good ” Good bottle colour scheme”.” Light carbonation as promised”.” Natural flavour”.” Sufficient sweetness in aftertaste”. The Bad ” Lack of tang”.“Watery mouthfeel”.” Expensive”.” Impractical”.” Branding a bit confused”.” Bitter aftertaste becoming sickly sweet”.” No dryness”.” No USP or […]

#82 Orchard pig – The Reveller cans review (8.75/10).- “Slightly sickly, Lacking tang, but a well balanced complex cider, which delivers brand promises, practically”.

Orchard pig – The Reveller cans review (8.75/10) “Slightly sickly, Lacking tang, but a well balanced complex cider which delivers brand promises, practically”. The Good “Moist cider consistent with brand”.“Perfectly medium body”.” Subtle woody complexity”.” Well balanced drink”.” Practical and good value”.” Lightly carbonated as promised”.” Natural Apple sweetness and scent”. The Bad ” Lacking […]

#52 Henney’s 2016 vintage exhibition cider (7/10) “Value and nature with a whisper of sensory appeal”.

Henney’s 2016 vintage exhibition cider review (7/10) ” Value, nature with a whisper of sensory appeal”. The Good ” Subtle acidity and natural fruitiness”.” Good price and practical alcohol quantity”.” Nice bottle design and not watery.”” Moist and smooth aftertaste”. The Bad ” No dryness as described”.” Lack of carbonation”.” Lack of sweetness and limited […]

#49 Maeloc Sidra Seca “dry”-“Costly, fruity non-dry with tang but no balance” – (8/10)

Maeloc Sidra seca dry review ( 8/10) ” Costly, fruity with tangy sharpness lacking balance or dryness”. The Good ” Lovely, natural and fruity flavour”.” Subtle, yet effective branding”.” Great natural tang with sharpness”.” Full-bodied and complex”.” Exciting and different”. The Bad” Tang overpowering for fruity flavour”.” Lacking carbonation”.” Not a dry cider as claimed”.” […]