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Hornsby’s Crisp Hard Cider has an elegant golden hue with the aroma and bouquet reminiscent of sweet apple juice. The taste has rich apple notes and a slight effervescence making a well balanced mouth feel with a little tanginess.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JaBier (4887) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - AUG 6, 2012
Bottle purchased at Kroger on Polaris. Pours clear gold with a medium white head. Aroma of apple juice, a bit of tartness and light alcohol. Flavor is spiked (and carbonated) apple juice with a sweet apple finish.

3.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
knifeblood102 (2) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 28, 2012 does not count
I like balanced the sweet is to the tart. Compatible to angry orchard only it tastes closer to actual cider.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MorganBaughman (147) - Long Beach, Mississippi, USA - JUL 15, 2012
I like Horbsbys’ crisp apple. I think it’s comparable to Woodchuck, but Hornsbys is a little more tart.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
pumpmaster (1131) - Pembroke Pines, Florida, USA - JUL 2, 2012
12 ounce bottle purchased at WinnDixie supermarket for $4.49/6-pack. Not good.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AR (1000) - Georgia, USA - APR 22, 2012
Clean and crisp, this a a tart apple cider. Very refrehing - not much but clean apple flavor. Good cider.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Bcoble003 (244) - Aiea, Hawaii, USA - MAR 26, 2012
Not really a cider drinker, but I am starting to like them more and more. The smell of apple vinaigrette and the look of a dehydrated pee. Taste of a slight vinaigrette also but the apple itself is very good. A wonderful refreshing beverage for grilling and mowing the grass if your not in the mood for a beer.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
radarsock (914) - Vermont, USA - MAR 13, 2012
Not much to critique with this one, but here goes my submitted attempt anyway—it’s a lucid, urine-bayed cider of which smells a little unsettlingly of stale wheat bread and simultaneously what it has the liquifiable essence of. Apples only detectable if you cram your nose on the lip of the bottle and snort away. Zero head. Tastes sweet—gratingly sweet—but seems to have an alright balance for the style in which it represents: caramelized sugar, apple cores, and sodium. Complex? Not so. Interesting? Meh. Drinkable? Yessir!

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
redpooba (396) - New York, USA - FEB 29, 2012
An sweet cider that offers a bit of a bite. It’s better than woodchuck or ace pear.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Carmen215 (1) - Chehalis, Washington, USA - JAN 8, 2012 does not count
I love the Crisp Apple. It tastes like you’re actually biting into a crispy juicy sweet apple! It *is* sweet, but I like that. Feels like autumn when I drink a Hornsby!

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jsmerig (1246) - Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 25, 2011
Pours a pale golden yellow with active carbonation. Aroma of green apple. Taste is initially sweet with slight sparkling followed by a warm mellow sourness in the finish.


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