Brothers Toffee apple cider review – “Rather disappointing with confused identity. Not session-able” – (5/10).

Brothers Toffee apple cider review – “Rather disappointing with confused identity. Not session-able” – (5/10).     The Good “Highly practical”. “Colourful bottle”. “Extensive history”. “Medium to thick mouthfeel”. “Pleasant smell”.     The Bad “Doesn’t smell of cider”. “Not session-able”. “Too sweet”. “Apple barely noticeable”. “No dryness”. “No tang”. “Carbonation too light”. “Pricey”. “Aftertaste […]

Mallets cider – “Woody and incredible value !! – Better than many luxury ciders” – (9.25/10).

Mallets cider – “Woody and incredible value !! – Better than many luxury ciders” – (9.25/10). The Good “Good value”. “Quite practical”. “Interesting backstory”. “Attractive colour scheme on branding”. “Light carbonation, as promised”. “Confident natural tang throughout tasting”. “Natural sweetness”. “Well-balanced”. “Lots of woody character”. “Distinctive USP”. “Pleasant medium mouthfeel”. “Lasting woody aftertaste”. “Very session-able“. […]

“Cidersmiths Harry Masters’ Jersey” craft cider review (7.75/10) – “A fizzy and refreshingly moist cider; Tangy, harsh, with no dryness or character.”

“Cidersmiths Harry Masters’ Jersey” craft cider review (7.75/10) – “A fizzy and refreshingly moist cider; Tangy, harsh, with no dryness or character.” The Good “Well-balanced”. “Moderate carbonation”. “Harsh, with natural punchy tang”. “Some sweetness”. “Non-sickly taste”. “Confident and natural scent”. “Smooth drinking experience”. “Lasting tangy aftertaste”. The Bad “Is it mono-varietal ?”. “Weak branding”. “No […]

Chaplin and Corks Somerset “Gold” cider review “More bearable than “K” Cider, yet a rather nasty aftertaste. Some sparkle and acidity were present though – (5/10).

Chaplin and Corks Somerset “Gold” cider review “More bearable than “K” Cider, yet a rather nasty aftertaste. Some sparkle and acidity were present though – (5/10). The Good ” Light carbonation” ” Cheap”. ” Some acidity”. ” Dryness present”. ” Subtle aroma”. The Bad ” Limited character”. ” Basic branding and backstory”. ” Watery mouthfeel”. […]