Brewed by Bulmers Ireland (C&C Group)
Style: Cider
Clonmel, County Tipperary, Ireland


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RATINGS: 735   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.61/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
Commercial cider made with a controlled yeast then pasteurised and artificially carbonated.
Sold as Bulmers in Ireland and as Magners in the rest of the world for legal reasons.

edgallow's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
edgallow (3639) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - FEB 10, 2013
12 oz bottle pours golden with a white head. Aroma and taste of apples. Not as sweet as expected. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mateuszk (2084) - Poznań, POLAND - SEP 26, 2016
Bottle. Clear, dark yellow in colour, no head. Partially ripe apples in aroma, in taste medium sweet, juicy apples with lightly tart finish. Medium bodied, fizzy carbonation, quite nice actually and pretty drinkable.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
FinnIckler (45) - GERMANY - SEP 23, 2016
UPDATED: SEP 23, 2016 Bottle from maruhn. Smells acidic and of bland Apples. Taste is a tiny bit artificial and too acidic for my taste. Not that great

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
njnut (457) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - SEP 7, 2016
Poured from bottle a light copper. Aroma of apples, honey. Taste was apples, and a little winey. Semi sweet on the draw for me but semi dry in the finish. Kinda industrial for me.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Itstasty (47) - East Yorkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 3, 2016
Can. Copper coloured, high carbonation, sweet flavoured, industrial and bland.....

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TheJester (2533) - Cavan Monaghan, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 29, 2016
Nice orangey-pink colour, but not dry enough for my taste. I don't know much about ciders, and this one ain't gonna convert me. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 7/20
Erzengel (7757) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - JUL 29, 2016
*Bottle in Ireland as Bulmers Original. Smooth and fresh apples. Round and tasty with not too much depth, fruity with nice slightly sourish apples. Sessionable cider.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
The_Osprey (6348) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 23, 2016
June 2016 - Bottle shared in Watford as íMagners Irish Ciderí, 4.5%, made in Tipperary. Thanks to Leighton for bringing this 5 year old 2011 bottle. Itís been a long time since I last Magnersed. Clear orange, lightly sparkling, bubbly off-white head. Aroma is syrupy, apple, honey-ish, elderflower. Body is light, tingly carbonation, smooth. Taste is tonic water, light apple, elderflower, flavoured sparkling water. Drinkable but not great. Quite impressed with how it held up. (2.6)

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
mike_77 (5422) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - JUL 23, 2016
Clear golden colour with no head. A very basic and sweet cider. The type that leaves a stale taste in the mouth.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
alexmate (70) - South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUL 15, 2016
As far as everyday ciders go this is OK. Taste is fairly sweet, but medium overall. Some sharp and sweet apple flavours as well as some grape, floral and honey flavours that are almost champagne like. Itís too fizzy, but easy to drink. This cider sells millions every year, but itís been surpassed.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Zgpt (31) - Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, USA - JUL 1, 2016
Certainly not as good as a proper bulmers in Ireland. It's a bit lighter and less flavorful, but still fairly similar. Gently sweet, very light peachy-orange color, and nice to drink on a hot day. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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