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Angry Orchard – Crisp

Angry Orchard – Crisp

Cider Profile:

Name:  Angry Orchard – Crisp
Sampled June 2017

Brand:  Angry Orchard (Boston Beer Company)
Type:
Apple – Crisp
Location of Brewing:
Cincinnati, OH
ABV:
5%
Website Link:
angryorchard.com
Ingredients:
Hard cider, natural flavour, carbon dioxide, malic acid, sulfites
Gluten Free:
Yes
Sugar Content: 44 g/L

Size(s) available: 355 ml bottle
Availability:
LCBO, licensed grocery stores
Flavour:
Apple
Colour:  
Rusty-yellow
Carbonation:
Big streaming bubbles.

 

Cider Crate Tasting Notes:

Smell: Medium-mild, sweet single apple rustic smell. Slightly sour and acidity.
Initial Taste: Light bite, smooth, single-apple flavour.  Slight sour hints
After Taste: Sweet comes through and then dissipates. Semi long lingering with the taste of the peel that remains. Some tart hints, but overall quite sweet.
On ice: Cut of the carbonation and some of the apple flavour but similar

Additional Notes:  Angry Orchard is a light, American-style, commercial cider offering. Sweet on the pallet, it is smooth and mild overall. May be a good introduction cider to new fans.

Rated on a scale of 1-5
Sweet – 3.5
Sour – 2
Crisp – 3.5
Dry – 1.5
Fruity – 3.5

Next recommendations:
More Sweet –Strongbow Gold
More Sour – Angry Orchard Green Apple
More Dry – Shiny Cider
More Crisp – Savanna Cider

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