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RATINGS: 37   MEAN: 3.55/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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Sparkling, clear, golden. Blended for potent fruit and acid, subdued tannins, somehow it offers a surprising and delightful suggestion of whisky sours with nothing like the alcoholic penalty. Alcohol content 7.5% by volume. 750 ml. bottle, mushroom cork closure (no corkscrew needed). Nice to get fun and information in the same bottle, yes? The fun is in the flavor, a little sweeter and more accessible than our regular styles, with keen acid and tons of fruit, plus a clean, food-enhancing finish. The information, familiar all over the cider-drinking world but generally forgotten here in the States, is that traditional fermented ciders make ideal hot-weather companions. Don't chill Summer Cider (or any FH bottle) very far down, you'll lose contact with its fullest flavor.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AmEricanbrew (5523) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - FEB 18, 2010
Courtesy of bu11zeye. Clear light golden color/ fizzy white. Aromas of over ripe golden apples. Refreshing apple butter, pear, mild cinnamon flavors. good.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bu11zeye (11760) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JAN 25, 2010
(750ml bottle) Pours a clear pale yellow body with a spare white head. Aroma of apple, band-aid, and earth. Flavor of apple and earthiness with a dry wood finish. Refreshing.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
thirdeye11 (5393) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JAN 9, 2010
( 750ml bottle thanks to bu11zeye) Pours effervescent yellow. Nose of wet wood, apple, funk. Taste is lightly tart apples, and it’s very well carbonated and drinkable.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
blipp (5680) - Newark, New Jersey, USA - NOV 24, 2009
Draft. Pours yellow gold with a thin bubbly head. Light apple aroma with just a hint of sweetness. The flavor has a light apple sweetness, with a nice dry almost tart hint. Decent.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
j12601 (6585) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - NOV 22, 2009
On tap at Rattle n Hum. Pours a clear straw yellow with a medium sized white head that vanishes almost immediately. Dry apple, little bit of champagne yeast, somewhat sweet fruit. Thin, somewhat watery. Little bit of a dry hay note, rather empty overall. Dried out a bit too much.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
travita (3704) - Frisco, Texas, USA - NOV 4, 2009
Bottle thanks to bullzeye. The look is clear, yellow in color, and not too much else. The smell is apples, fruits, sort of spices. The taste is light tartness, fruits, and apples.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
angrypirate06 (1374) - Texas, USA - NOV 4, 2009
Bottle thanks to bu11zeye. Clear yellow pour. Aroma is apple, cinnamon, honey. Flavor is dusty, horse blanket, tart. Nice bubbly mouthfeel.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rosebud butternuts (2396) - Denton, Texas, USA - OCT 28, 2009
bottle thanks to bu11zeye. poured light yellow with a white head and decent legs. aroma of honey, pear, apple, and chardonay with the flavor being much the same. light body with medium carbonation and dry finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
mar (4662) - Dallas, Texas, USA - OCT 27, 2009
bottle thanks to bu11zeye. yellow with no head. nose is tart apples and light sourness. very nice on the palate with a sour apple flavor that is very refreshing and easy to drink.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
blutt59 (5999) - Dallas, Texas, USA - OCT 26, 2009
bottle, thanks to bu11zeye, clear golden pour wth few bubbles, drya pple aroma,flavor of dry apple, earthy, nicely balanced


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