Full Review

Wicked Grove

Wicked Grove
Crisp Apple Hard Cider

Pair this cider with:
Chicken Fish

Category: Common Cider

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 5%
90 Points
Gold Medal
Exceptional
$6.99
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Wicked Grove
Crisp Apple Hard Cider

Pair this wine with:
Chicken Fish

Category: Common Cider

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 5%
Brilliant straw green color. Fruity aromas and flavors of spicy poached apple with caramel, hard apple candy, and apple soda with a supple, tangy, effervescent, fruity medium body and an amusing, medium-length finish that exhibits suggestions of dried peach and candied citrus peels. A mouthwatering, fruity Cider for carefree sipping.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Crisp & Lively, Fruity, Juicy & Smooth & Quaffable
Aroma Aroma: spicy poached apple with caramel, hard apple candy, and apple soda
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with suggestions of dried peach and candied citrus peels
Sweetness Sweetness: Fruity
Enjoy Enjoy: on its own
Recipes Pairing: Chicken and Waffles, Veggie Frittata, Grilled Salmon
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A mouthwatering, fruity cider for carefree sipping.

The Retailer

Aldi Inc.

The Retailer
1200 North Kirk Road
Batavia, IL 60510
USA
1 630-761-2259

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Common Cider

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Serve in a Pokal
Common ciders range in alcohol from 4-8% and typically feature dominant apple aromas and flavors. Most are not dry, but also not cloying, with a sweet, medium body and acidity. This style is what the majority of consumers associate with hard cider. The descriptor 'common' is in reference to the types of apples used to produce these ciders, rather than in reference to its quality of ready availability. Common ciders are produced from culinary table apples, typically including varietals such as Golden Delicious, Jonathan and Macintosh to name a few.