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


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RATINGS: 619   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.62   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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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.

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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
wedgie9 (1792) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - JAN 22, 2014
Tasted on 1/22/14 from a capped 330mL bottle. Pours clear, deep golden with some clear bubbles but no head. The nose is very straightforward ripe apple juice with some tartness, and just a touch of cheesy yeast. The flavor is the same, this pretty much just tastes like apple juice with a bit of yeastiness. The body is light with some fizzy carbonation and a short apple juice finish.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rumproasts (2556) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - APR 4, 2014
bottle. pale straw with minimal head. tart cider with mild apple flavor. ok, but unexceptional.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Blairgus (2415) - California, USA - MAR 25, 2014
25 Mar 2014, bottle. light yellow/pink, clear, no bubbles. nose is a bit harsh apple cider. thin body and mildly fizzy. apple flavor is faint at best, and kind of metallic and artificial. mildly sweet, crisp, some lingering tartness. ok.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ericular (492) - Minnesota, USA - MAR 23, 2014
I don’t claim to be a cider expert, but this was pretty average and middle of the road. Little bit of apple, sweet, tart, light body and crisp carbonation.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
ectuohy27 (520) - ESTONIA - MAR 21, 2014
Standard by which other ciders are judged, this is the pub original we all know and love (even if under different names); a bit spiced, a bit chemical, a lot apple, a lot good, balanced tartness. It can be beaten, but it’s up there for a reason.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
alcamp99 (55) - McKinney, Texas, USA - MAR 17, 2014
Slightly fruity not too sweet. Light and easy drinking. Straw color with very little carbonation. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
edsspoon (137) - Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - MAR 13, 2014
Pours clear golden and sparkling with no head. Aroma of apple and hay with some yeast. Taste of apple and sweetness, hint of cinnamon and a bit tarte. Bit artificial tasting, quite nice though.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Cerbier (82) - - MAR 6, 2014
0,5l Flasche. Goldene Farbe, kein Schaum. Aroma nach Apfel wirkt etwas künstlich, süß. Im ganzen zu flach.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DrSilverworm (5024) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAR 3, 2014
11.2oz bottle, thanks to a rep... Best before 10/2014. Clear golden color, slightly orange. Little ring of white head. Couple loose bits of lace. Good yellow/red apple aroma, nice amount of sweet and juiciness, not too tart or syrupy. Light to medium body. Smooth, lightly crisp light carbonation. Lightly slick, lightly dry in the finish. An alright cider. Not much to it, but better than expected.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JefVerstraete (933) - BELGIUM - FEB 26, 2014
Pale yellow colour. Artificial cider with aroma of apples and sugar. Bit watery but refreshing.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ratman197 (9030) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - FEB 20, 2014
Bottle poured a clear tarnished gold with a lingering ring of white bubbles. Aromas of straw, light apple and a hint of spice. Palate was light bodied and smooth. Flavors of straw and light apple with a smooth finish.

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