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This crisp and refreshing cider mixes the sweetness of the apples with a subtle dryness for a balanced cider taste. The fresh apple aroma and slightly sweet, ripe apple flavor make this cider hard to resist.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
marcus (6696) - Sacramento, California, USA - MAY 13, 2014
Bottle from bhensonb. Pours light golden with a modest white head and a light apple aroma. There is a pure cider flavor with a dry finish.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
arminjewell (6322) - lansing, Michigan, USA - OCT 14, 2011
Pours clear yellow orange on tap, aroma has notes of sour apple, some slight biscuit, slightly sweet. Taste is, unfortunately, a sugar bomb, with some slightly tart apple and biscuit notes, finished way too sweet and the tartness didnít break it up enough.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Ernest (6318) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - JAN 29, 2013
Bottle. Head is initially very small, fizzy, white, fully diminishing. Body is medium to dark yellow. Aroma is notes of apple juice, ammonia, candy sugar, plastic. Flavor is moderately sweet, lightly to moderately acidic. Finish is lightly to moderately sweet, lightly to moderately acidic, lightly bitter, slightly unclean. Medium body, watery texture, fizzy carbonation, moderately astringent. Man, if thereís one odor I love in cider, itís ammonia. Crispinís products are chock full of it. This one canít quite match those ciders in terms of pure ammonia power, but itís no slouch either. Seems like thereís sugar added to this too, or at least it smells like it. Pretty much just apple juice and unpleasant phenols otherwise. A total drain pour, but not QUITE as bad as I make it sound. Terrible but not horrific, if you get my drift. Crispin is horrific.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
douglas88 (6250) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUN 2, 2012
12 ounce bottle from the 3300 S liquor store. Pours a clear golden color with a small white head. A nice nose of sweet apples. A very flavorful punch of dry apples, a bit of tangy tartness, very mellow. Quite natural. Good. The carbonation level is quite nice, not too much.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
blipp (6249) - Newark, New Jersey, USA - JUL 5, 2012
Bottle. Pours light gold with zero head. Fresh red juicy apples, light caramel, and lighter hints of spices. Just a bit of carbonation. Enjoyable.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DSG (6242) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - JUN 19, 2013
Bottle sample at a tasting at the Beer & Beyond shop. Thanks avrashi. Clear pale golden. Aroma is somewhat sulphury with green apples. Sweetish and slightly tart apples flavor. Medium-bodied. Simple, but quite refreshing.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
after4ever (6239) - Brier, Washington, USA - MAR 15, 2012
12-oz. Pours crystal clear with little nucleation. Huge sugary red apple fruit nose. Watery lightish body. Very much like a martinelliís, just a sugary apple juice concentrate mix. Doesnít show the booze.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
drowland (6134) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - MAR 22, 2012
3/22/12. On tap. Clear light copper pour with basically no head. Plenty of apple on the aroma with some sugary sweetness and a big yeasty aspect. Sweet apple flavor with some sugar and a touch of yeast character. The flavor lingers with a nice apple punch like the flavor of biting into a fresh apple. Not bad.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
slowrunner77 (6031) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 23, 2014
"flavor and aroma of slightly sweet, slightly tart musty apple jumps right out of the glass. A very tasty and refreshing cider. not lacking in any department."

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
blutt59 (6028) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 21, 2012
Bottle, clear golden pour with no foam, aroma of apples and clover, flavor of nice balanced red apple skins, good bitter spice finish


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