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Samuel Smith’s Old Brewery

Samuel Smith’s Old Brewery
Organic Cider

Category: English Cider

Date Tasted:
Country: England
Alcohol: 5%
Certified Organic
89 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended

Samuel Smith’s Old Brewery
Organic Cider

Category: English Cider

Date Tasted:
Country: England
Alcohol: 5%
Light golden yellow color. Interesting aromas and flavors of apple custard pie, salt water taffy, banana chip, and soda bread with a supple, vibrant, effervescent, fruity medium body and a smooth, engaging, cheery finish displaying elements of lime spritzed apple slices, minerals, and hint of apple cider vinegar on greens. A tasty, nicely balanced cider for the table.
Tasting Info
Beer Glass Style: Crisp & Light & Sweet & Fruity
Aroma Aroma: apple custard pie, salt water taffy, banana chip, and soda bread
Taste Flavor: lime spritzed apple slices, minerals, and hint of apple cider vinegar on greens
Bitterness Bitterness: None
Enjoy Enjoy: on its own and with food
Recipes Pairing: Pad Thai Chicken, Panang Curry, Fish & Chips
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A tasty, nicely balanced cider for the table.
The Producer or Importer

Merchant du Vin

The Producer or  Importer
119 1st Ave SO, Suite 400
Seattle, WA 98104
USA
1 253-656-0321
English Cider
Beer Glass Pokal Cider.jpg
Serve in a Pokal
English-style ciders range in alcohol from 5-10% and feature austere and muted apple aromas and flavors. These ciders can be produced anywhere in the world, as long as English-origin apple varieties are used. English-style ciders are typically full-bodied and dry, and may also feature a slight “barnyard nose.”
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