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April 2019 - World Cider Championships

April 2019 - World Cider Championships
This month's Beer feature is World Cider Championships

World Cider Championships Reviews

E.Z. Orchards  Roman Beauty Semi Dry Cider
94 points
French cider lovers may fall in love with this balanced new world heritage cider with great balance, texture, and endless finish.
Northern Natural  Northern Star
94 points
A vinous dry cider with great structure and endless gullibility; drink this.
Wards Cider  Pickers Hut Winter Spice Cider
93 points
A complex spiced cider with a lingering finish; a lovely, harmonious example.
Angry Orchard  Iceman Hard Cider
92 points
Though shy on the nose, this distinctive cider has excellent food affinity.
Angry Orchard  The Muse Sparkling Hard Cider
92 points
A toasty-sweet cider with tons of nuance and effortless drinkability; drink this.
Angry Orchard  The Old Fashioned Hard Cider
92 points
A creamy, balanced mashup of flavors combine in this super drinkable cider.
Brick River Cider Co.  Sweet Lous Fruited Cider
92 points
A floral bouquet of a cider with lots a spicy nuance.
E.Z. Orchards  Hawk Haus Semi Dry Cider
91 points
A very table-friendly heritage cider that will elevate any meal.
Wards Cider  Ginger Cider
91 points
A pure spiced cider with and all natural appeal.
Angry Orchard  Knotty Pear Cider
90 points
A sweet and spicy fruit cider with a ginger kick.
E.Z. Orchards  Semi Dry Cidre
90 points
A grippy French Cider with divine aromas and a balancing bitterness that will play very well at the table.
Northern Natural  Lavender Apple Hard Cider
90 points
A crisp and clean herbal cider.
Wards Cider  Dry Hopped Cider
90 points
A vibrant and tropical dry-hopped cider with piles of alluring aromatics; and herb cooler of a cider.
Wards Cider  Cherry Cider
90 points
A fruity and nutty cider that's easy to love.
Angry Orchard  Pear Hard Cider
89 points
A fun and fruity summertime crusher to enjoy al fresco.
Number 12  Fred Modern Dry Cider
89 points
A food-friendly cider with an authentic, traditional vibe.
Number 12  Empire Modern Dry Cider
89 points
A crisp and refreshing cider with an all-natural appeal; highly pairable.
Woodchuck Cidery  Bubbly Pearsecco Cider
89 points
A rock solid cider with pure fruit flavors; try as an aperitif.
Angry Orchard  Green Apple Hard Cider
88 points
A sweet and friendly cider with pure fruit flavors.
Woodchuck Cidery  Bubbly Rosé Cider
88 points
A off-dry, fruity rose cider with a savory side.
Lonetree Cider Co.  Ginger & Apple Dry Cider
87 points
A lighthearted ginger cider with a summertime vibe.
Wards Cider  Pickers Hut Premium Cider
87 points
An interesting, nuanced modern cider with just a hint of sweetness and contemporary style.
Wyder’s Cider Company  Pear Hard Cider
87 points
A fruity, refreshing cider that will be a great spring-time treat.
Angry Orchard  Rosé Hard Cider
86 points
A fun and fruity rose cider with wide appeal.
Magners  Original Irish Hard Cider
86 points
A delicately flavored, approachable English Cider.
Wyder’s Cider Company  Prickly Pineapple Hard Cider
86 points
Pineapple by the pile shines in this fruity cider.
Angry Orchard  Easy Apple Cider
85 points
A fruity, chardonnay-like cider with a buttery charm.
Lonetree Cider Co.  Authentic Dry Cider
85 points
A zesty, crushable modern cider; crack one open on a hot day.
Rekorderlig  Pear Cider
85 points
A very sweet, full bodied fruit cider.
Two K Farms  Sangria Specialty Cider
85 points
A gingery cider in a friendly, sweet style; pair with southeast Asian cuisine.
Wards Cider  Hard Cider
85 points
A fresh and fruity cider that hits the spot.
Woodchuck Cidery  Granny Smith Hard Cider
85 points
A crisp and refreshing cider with a delicate floral quality.
Brick River Cider Co.  Homestead Semi-Sweet Unfiltered Cider
84 points
A margarita-like cider for summertime fun.
Lonetree Cider Co.  Peach & Apple Dry Cider
84 points
A golden, ripe fruit cider with cereal-like flavors.
Rekorderlig  Hard Apple Cider
84 points
A sweet, pie-like cider with a creamy mouthfeel.
Wards Cider  Sangria Cider
84 points
A rustic fruit cider to pair with homestyle meals; lambrusco lovers need apply.
Angry Orchard  Crisp Apple Hard Cider
83 points
A smooth and mellow cider with robust body; easy-drinking.
Brick River Cider Co.  Firehouse Rosé Cider
83 points
A grainy, zesty rose cider for hot day refreshment.
Two K Farms  Arthur English Cider
83 points
The fino sherry of English cider; bone dry, mineral-forward, with just a hint of nuttiness.
Woodchuck Cidery  802 Collection: Lil Dry Cider
83 points
A dry, food-friendly cider for the table.
Northern Natural  Traditional Hard Cider
82 points
A dry, quenching cider best served with cheeses.
Number 12  Castaway Semi-Dry Pear Cider
81 points
A funky, pungent fruit cider that offers a distinctive food pairing with great affinity for East Asian cuisines.
Woodchuck Cidery  Tank Series Belgian White Cider
81 points
A rough-riding citrusy cider that might make for a solid stand in for a mimosa.
Two K Farms  Benjamin Cider
80 points
A shrub-like cider that could be an interesting cocktail component; a gose for cider lovers.
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