- My Rating: B-
Henry Westons Medium Sweet Oak Aged Cider – Westons, 6.0% ABV – 500ml., (Herefordshire, UK)
- Style: Apple Cider
- Taste: Sour dry apple juice
- Where I got it : Liberty Wines, Park Royal
How much: $10 (overpriced) – 500ml., September 2013
- Do I love this enough to drink it again: no
- Would I recommend this to cider aficionados: yes, better than Savanna
Visual: Pours very light golden yellow with no head and no activity.
Nose: lots of oak, tapple, tangy-acidity (6/10-pungency)
Attack: sour/acidity, mild vinegar
Mid-palate: super dry (0/10)-sweetness, light fizzy, tangy acidic (MAIN) oaked sour red/green apple, yeasty
Finish: sour citrus, dry apple finish.
Summary: A great companion with a meal with very clean flavours and finish. Not much in terms of complexity but good oaked apple aroma.