Strongbow Rose cider review “Sweet, cheap, fruity. Tasted good though” – (8.75/10).

Strongbow Rose cider review “Sweet, cheap, fruity. Tasted good though” – (8.75/10). The Good “True to it’s promises”. “Pretty colour”. “Fantastic value”. “Very practical”. “Highly session-able”. “Natural taste and aftertaste”. “Pleasant aftertaste”. “Good level of natural sweetness”. “Natural scent”. “Good backstory”. “Visually appealing branding”. “Full flavoured”. “Nice medium mouthfeel”. “Smooth”. The Bad “Backstory not on […]

Kopparberg Rose cider review (5.5/10) – “Didn’t taste of apple. Sickly, with harsh acidity”.

Kopparberg Rose cider review (5.5/10) – “Didn’t taste of apple. Sickly, with harsh acidity”. The Good “Appealing bottle design”. “Practical alcohol level”. “Fruity smell and taste”. “Moderate acidity level”.   The Bad “Lacking clear brand identity”. “No cider-related backstory”. “Expensive for a session”. “Tastes of black currant … ugh”. “Harsh acidity and sweetness”. “Sickly aftertaste”. […]

Angry Orchard Rose cider review (7.25/10) – “Pleasantly natural, but unbalanced fruit. Flowers more than apples”.

Angry Orchard Rose cider review (7.25/10) – “Pleasantly natural, but unbalanced fruit. Flowers more than apples”. The Good “Fairly practical”. “Pretty bottle design”. “Medium carbonation”. “Strong tang, as suggested”. “Medium-thin mouthfeel as promised”. “Lasting tangy aftertaste”. “Natural taste and aftertaste”. “Pleasant, distinctive aroma”. The Bad “Apples not star of the show”. “Balance off”. “Sweetness lacking”. […]