Taste is medium sweet of caramel and sugar with the low acidity of lemon. On the mid-palate red apples, some smoky notes and a touch of bitterness. Leaves a lingering caramel note with a flavour of lemon.
Strongbow is a blend of bitter-sweet cider and culinary apples, with 50 different varieties of apple used. The apples are grown in England, although imports from France are also used when harvests are poor. It is mass-produced using modern methods and contains apple concentrate and sugar.