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RATINGS: 307   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.93   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Dark and Dry is made with a blend of apples and champagne yeast but caramelized sugar is added just before filtering to impart a deep bronze tone. White sugar is used in the Amber Cider.


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1.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
tokyogoat (1503) - San Diego, California, USA - NOV 13, 2010
pours pale clear straw yellow, nose smells like apple farts, taste is not dry, way too sweet.


3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jono210 (2) - Pittsburgh, USA - SEP 5, 2014 does not count
Pretty good cider. It is less sweet than the Amber cider with a more complex flavor. The cider looks great, but a look at the label shows caramel coloring. I try to ignore that and enjoy the taste and aroma. It pours a light reddish brown with a small ring head. It tastes sweet at first with a sour finish. Feels more like a properly aged cider than the typical American ciders.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
nakedwhendrunk (2081) - Juneau, Alaska, USA - AUG 30, 2014
This was poured into a pint glass and a wine glass. There was barely any difference between the two. The appearance was a slight clear amber color with a fizzy head. The smell had sweet apples with a slight brown sugar sort of effect going on. The taste was pretty much the same. On the palate, this one sat about a light on the body. I would say this was pretty sessionable. The carbonation was there , slightly sharp but not overbearing. Overall, decent cider, probably wouldn’t go out of my way for it again.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
NikkTwist (1624) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 15, 2014
Draft at Moriartys. Crystal clear orange gold pour. No head. Nicely tart. Big apples. Sweet but has a mostly dry finish. Better cider than most.

3.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
beastmaster (256) - Florida, USA - APR 15, 2014
Appears to be a light amber beer by sight alone . The color of this cider is a watery orange red mix with a thin fizzy head. Aroma is pretty apple juicy. Champagne yeast didn’t get this cider as dry as I expected. Very drinkable cider

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
kramer (4939) - Sunbury, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 30, 2014
Bottle. Pours a clear dark amber body with a minimal fizzy off-white head that completely vanished. The nose is a bit sweeter than the average cider, with some brown sugar like notes. Some typical apple juice and skin notes as well. The flavor is also sweeter than most of the macro ciders. Still not all that different than most macro ciders though. Some juicy apple and a lesser apple skin tartness. Usual slightly sticky and clingy body with fizzy effervescent carbonation. Meh, not a cider I’d pick up for a second go around.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
hype (19) - - MAR 26, 2014
I can't believe this has an average rating below three. I think this is an amazing cider! Xxx. Xxxzzxxxxxxvxbbvdffvbbbgnfhggnffnrgbffgfbgfgf

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
EithCubes (4885) - New Jersey, USA - FEB 4, 2014
Bottle. Nose is sweet and full of apples. Pours is a rich copper with amber highlights, strong carbonation and a fizzy off-white head that wasn’t long for this world. Taste is very sweet but not cloying, there’s some mild fruitiness but no caramel flavor, of course. Lightly tart, light-medium body, no bitterness, crisp and very, very refreshing!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Erikh04 (121) - - DEC 3, 2013
My favorite woodchuck cider. Not counting the bourbon barrel one. Not too sweet and not too dry. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
GAcdr (9) - - NOV 7, 2013 does not count
Sugary aroma of caramel. Drank from the bottle. Sweet tasting but not close to overpowering.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Fratto (2616) - Arlington, Texas, USA - SEP 21, 2013
Bottle from Castro. Light pour with little to no head. Aroma is apple cinnamon. Taste is the same.


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