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RATINGS: 54   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Reserved for the darkest of hearts, McKenzie’s Black Cherry is an inspiration to hard cider - rich amber, full body with a refreshingly sweet cherry finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
obxdude10 (2244) - Pottstown, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 19, 2016
Not a terribly bad cider. I’ve certainly had worse. The cider poured a straw color with a quickly dissipating white head. There’s plenty of cherry and cola in the nose. The body was lively and well carbonated. I tasted a sort-of manufactured, fake cherry flavor. I was surprised to find some lacing left inside the glass. The cider finished up sweet.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
solidfunk (6999) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - JUN 6, 2016
Light cherry. Ruby red pour. Pretty tasty actually. Sweet and sour finish. Tap at Summerfest.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
djd07 (8762) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAY 30, 2016
Bottle at Stanleys. Pours a clear gold with strong cherry skin and oak. Thin mouth, tart cherry, crisp, crushable, good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
LuAnnMoore (5) - - MAY 19, 2016 does not count
Refreshing smooth and fruity...love this dark cherry draft...hard to find locally

---Rated via Beer Buddy for Android

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Jow (3270) - New York, USA - FEB 19, 2016
Tap at Draught 55 in honor of today’s thread about bad American overly sweet cider I bought exactly that even though I disagree that’s the norm. Flat cherry hued Apple. Nose is sugary fruit and apple. Tastes of juice, Apple, sweet Cherry syrup. Sucky

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
TheNavyLady (1) - - FEB 14, 2016 does not count
Definitely the best cidar I’ve had in a long time. Like it better than Woodchuck!!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
gopherfan99 (1247) - CROATIA - JAN 10, 2016
Tap (Happy Gnome); pours clear gold with a white head; sweet cherry aroma; taste is mostly apple with a dry, cherry finish; meh....

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
DandyWolfFloyd (1007) - Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 5, 2016
Aroma - black cherry soda like aroma, some pomaceous fruit as well. Appearance - maize yellow body, with nice nucleation. The head never really developed, only a faint ring. Taste - black cherry is definitely there as is a little pomaceous fruit seems more like pear than apple. Has an artificial nature. Palate - light body, thin feel, average carbonation, dry finish

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Cybercat (4841) - Georgia, USA - DEC 20, 2015
Pours clear, bubbly golden, no head - but this is cider. Flavor presents cherry and apple tones. Sweet black cherry is the main player in the flavor, very tasty and pleasing. Mouthfeel is firmer than most ciders, and smooth yet fairly fizzy. Cheer for the cherry!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
degbert (1615) - Austin, Texas, USA - NOV 17, 2015
Bottle. For starters, it’s not artificially colored -- or colored at all -- which is a bonus. Cherry ciders so often are mauve, maroon, or some other weird color. That said -- clear gold with no carbonation. Nose is a vivid black cherry with a touch of orange; reminds me of Marasca cherry. Great cherry flavor with a touch of citrus; apple is underneath, with slight effervescence. Long, drier finish, with the fruit staying true. Great.

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