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From the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains at Wintergreen, VA comes Virginia Draft.

This smooth and distinctive Hard Cider combines its apple heritage with superb drinkability.

Crafted with care and tasted (at least) daily by our thirsty band of Bold Rockers. Virginia Draft is perfect anytime anywhere.

JediMindTricks' rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
JediMindTricks (446) - Remington, Virginia, USA - JAN 26, 2013
Really sweet apple juice flavor, nice aroma. Clean plalte and taste. I liked it.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Dogbrick (9824) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - SEP 29, 2015
Sample during the 10th Annual Day Before Labor Day Party on 09/06/2015. Clear apple juice color with a minimal white head and spotty lacing. Aroma of apples and spice. Light-bodied and under-carbonated with flavors of mildly tart apples and spice. The finish is fruity with semi-sweet apple aftertaste. Slightly above average overall.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Suttree (5644) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - SEP 28, 2015
Iím confused. Is this cidery based in North Carolina or Virginia? The guy said that they are from NC, but everything here says Virginia. Do they have two locations? I suppose that would explain it. Anyway, this was tasty, but kinda sweet.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
altonbrownd (4351) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - SEP 7, 2015
Bottle at CG Dulles. Gold body with slight head. Nose is flora, fruits, fresh apples, malts. Taste is similar of apples, fruits and malts. Nice dry finish. Medium carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tnkw01 (1429) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - JUL 27, 2015
Bottle. Darker gold in Color. Aroma is, yes, apple. Taste is apple juice with a smooth finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
r464 (2091) - Earth, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 25, 2014
Very crisp, fairly dry through the finish. Not very sour, not too sweet. A nice balance.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Cougfan95 (25) - - OCT 5, 2014
Pours light golden in color with little to no foam/head. Clean and crisp aroma. Slightly dry and a hint of sweetness on pallet. Medium length finish.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Fionaussie (1) - - AUG 31, 2014 does not count
Bold Rock Hard Apple Cider on tap is my preference for drinking this exceptional hard cider from Nelson County, Virginia. Crisp, refreshing start to this thinly textured cider. Clear, pale & sparkling. No head here--thank you! I want to get straight to THIS thirst quencher with its light body and soft carbonation. Itís touch of sweetness is balanced by a hint of tartness. Not bitter or astringent, but an exceptionally clean finish. It has become my favorite hard cider. Iím concerned Iíll be using this as my yard stick ... and not evaluating other ciders on their own merits.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DCLawyer (1941) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - AUG 23, 2014
Draft->shaker. Lite gold, apple juice, more sweet than dry. Ok when in the mood for a cider.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
WillemsUrenkel (1016) - Oldenburg, GERMANY - JUL 9, 2014
12 fl. oz. bottle picked up at the general store of Franklins Brewery, Hyattsville MD. Yellow golden in the glass, high carbonation. Fresh light herb apple at the nose. Starts with fresh sweet apple. Later a little bit thinner but always sweet apple. Okay.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
solidfunk (5674) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - MAY 27, 2014
Better than the other one I just had. Some apple here, ok package but a little too sweet still. On tap at DC Summerfest.

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