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RATINGS: 15   MEAN: 3.15/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.11/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 6.99%
Get ready to rumble with our new Julian Hard Cider Black and Blue! 100% fresh-pressed, with no apple juice concentrates, we make all our hard cider from the freshest apples in the United States. This gluten free, 100% natural hard cider is infused with the juice of American-grown and sustainably farmed Blackberries and Blueberries. All our recipes have their roots in the rich, Colonial American tradition of cider making. Julian Hard Cider’s Black and Blue is bringing the fight to the present day! At 6.99% ABV, this cider definitely packs a wallop!

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   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
maddmatt639 (329) - Pacifica, California, USA - JUN 5, 2013
Smells like grape juice, looks like grow juice. Surprisingly, it tastes pretty good blueberries and blackberries are very present and has a really enjoyable sour finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
PorterPounder (6526) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - OCT 24, 2015
UPDATED: OCT 25, 2015 Tallahassee,Fl. - 22 oz bommbrt - Momo’s Pizza. Deep purple, no head. Blackberry aroma. Cheap wine flavor not unpleasant, hints of blackberry and blueberry. Full of flavor. Nice tartness but apple accents hard to pick up. Smooth mouthfeel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
snoworsummer (3734) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - OCT 3, 2015
Bottle from the tasting room. Pours dark burgundy brown with a thin, fizzy off white head. Tastes like red wine, red grapes, blueberry, and apple. Nice light, tart, and fruity. Light body and low carbonation. Smells like red wine sangria with blueberries and apples.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sonnycheeba (4505) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - OCT 3, 2015
Bottle. Pours deep purple with light purple head. Aroma is grapes, dark berries, tart cherries, and some green apple. Flavor is red sangria, some apple, and faint berries. Medium body.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
DrSilverworm (9090) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - DEC 28, 2014
Rate from a bottle, at least a year ago, back when this wasn’t allowed to be rated on RB.. Clear dark red color, bubbly pink head. Medium body, kind of syrupy, light carbonation. Sugary sweet taste. Artifical tasting. Aroma of black berry, light blueberry, all syrupy. Overall, just a sugary sweet artificial fruit alcopop

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
George999 (288) - Colorado, USA - DEC 27, 2014
From the bottle pour is dark purple, aroma is bitter, taste is like champagne and is slightly sweet, actual a great cider that is not too sweet

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
glennmastrange (2489) - hobe sound, Florida, USA - DEC 2, 2014
Bottle. aromas of berries and apple. Head is small, fizzy, lavender, fully lasting and fully diminishing. Color is dark purple. Flavor starts and finishes moderately acidic. Palate is light, watery with a fizzy carbonation. A mostly enjoyable Cider with nice berry overtones.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
radagast83 (6101) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - SEP 23, 2014
Draft at beer fest at Paramount Studios on 4/6/2013. Serious backlog addition here. Poured a hazy dark purple soda color, mostly still. Aroma was berry, grape, and light apple notes. Light tartness, with berry and light sweet apple juice. Light tartness. Alcohol pretty well masked.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bhensonb (12951) - Woodland, California, USA - SEP 1, 2014
Bomber from The Davis Beer Shoppe. Pours dark purple/red with a transient pinkish head. Aroma of dark berries and apples. Med minus body. Flavor is rather tart. Lots of berry. Apple follows later. Tho I am beginning to think the apple supplies the tart. Even tho tart, it reminds me of the olden days drinking glass after glass of boysenberry juice at Knotts Berry Farm.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
RedSox2004 (1497) - Pacific Palisades, California, USA - AUG 15, 2014
Cranberry color with neither head nor lace. Berry aromas. Tart to sour taste, mostly blueberry and black cherry. Light body, no carbonation, and a very tart finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
stevoj (3108) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JUN 6, 2014
Berries add a very fruit/grape "juicy" quality to this cider, making it highly drinkable, very refreshing on a hot day. Bluish/purple on pour, sweet fruit nose, taste reminds me of grape juice. Hard to believe there’s alcohol in this....

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