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


on tap

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RATINGS: 697   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.

jimmie65's rating

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
jimmie65 (330) - Texas, USA - DEC 8, 2012
It;’s apple cider. Smells like apples, tastes like apple. A little sweeter than I’d prefer, but it’s a cider.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Shain (156) - ISRAEL - NOV 11, 2015
On tap, sample. Pours dark golden-orange colorcolor. Tastes very mildly sweet with very gentle acidity. Tastes lightly of apples, not much of fresh apples but also not of cooked apples. Well fermented and the flavors mellowed. Some grainy feel to it. Red wine qualities. OK, better than most ciders I had but lacks freshness.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bursprak (1562) - Aarhus, DENMARK - OCT 26, 2015
Can in Malta. Light golden pour with some lacings. Apples, pears, citric, dusty and a really dry finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
ruigo (1800) - PORTUGAL - OCT 16, 2015
Bottle. A bit sweet and fruity but even though a nice drinkable apple cider.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
geophagus (664) - Lubin, POLAND - SEP 30, 2015
(Bottle 0.33l) Very pale orange, clear colour. Small, rapidly disapearing, white, fizzy foam. Light body, watery texture, medium to high carbonation. Aroma: Red apples, appple skin, winey, soft yeasty. Taste: Moderate sweet, slightly sour, a bit tart, red appples skin, slightly woody. Crisp cider, with a bit to weak aroma, but still easy to drink.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ordybill (824) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - SEP 29, 2015
A very nice colored and flavored cider. The aroma of slightly tart apples is very appealing. Well carbonated.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
gegwilson (2379) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 30, 2015
Bottle at a wedding in Berberstown Castle. Looks like flat Lucozade. A very mild apply aroma. The taste is watered down apple juice with artificial sweetener. Poor.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Kinz (3567) - Glen Allen, Virginia, USA - AUG 2, 2015
Bottle at RVC, actually picked up for the purpose of making Snakebites. Snuck a rating of it in the process. Light gold, clear. Aroma of apple peel. Flavor of light apple, apple peel, dry finish. Comes across as very British. Not bad. But not exciting.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Xavalias (275) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 1, 2015
330ml bottle as Magners Irish Cider Original. Pours clear fizzy melon/peach color like a rosé wine, with only a very transient head and no lacing. The aroma has some sweet apple in it, mixed with some chemical soda notes, artificial sweeteners, borderline medicinal. Yeasty phenols. The taste is wine-y, tart, mild acidic, light sweet. The palate is a watery, high carbonation. Decent sweet and fruity finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
ochniczek (194) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 16, 2015
33cl bottle.faded red/amber colour. no head, thus no lacing. acidic aroma with som apples, same story with taste. not too sweet but a bit watery. high carbonation.ordinary cider

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
mauroruellas (647) - GETULINA, BRAZIL - JUL 11, 2015
Clara dourada,espuma fugaz,boa carbonatação com"perlage" contínuo;no aroma acidez e azedume;sabor frutado,ácido,com final seco e um médio dulçor,refrescante. Cidra um tanto enjoativa,não me agradou.

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