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RATINGS: 35   MEAN: 3.17/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.1   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 207   ABV: 6.9%
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Private Reserve Ginger combines a crisp apple cider with sharp ginger and citrus undertones. This perfect balance in taste pairs excellently with chicken, spicy stir-fry, and fruit salad.


2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
unclemattie (4263) - Georgia, USA - AUG 12, 2012
Short, 12oz bottle. Bright yellow label. Very fizzy, thin white ring, Aroma of bubblegum, some apples, and fresh ginger. Clear, light yellow color. Mild sweetness, semi-dry. Little ginger flavor at first, just light apple. Finishes with a peppery ginger tingle. I expected a lot more ginger character, although it is there. (3425)

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
onceblind (4623) - Denver, Colorado, USA - AUG 4, 2012
On hand at Denver Summer Brew Fest 2012. Clear colorless with a sharp note of dry apples and ginger. Taste was the same with a nice balanced apple tone with an exotic ginger backbone. Very pleasant.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
topherh (1912) - Kearney, Missouri, USA - AUG 2, 2012
Pours pale yellow with a few white bubbles. Aroma is apples and ginger. Flavor is sweet apples, a little tartness, and a pretty good dose of ginger.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
nick76 (4258) - Tampa, Florida, USA - JUL 25, 2012
The aroma is sweet and has a tiny bit of ginger but as I have learned a little ginger goes a looooong way. The appearance is clear with a yellow hue and no head. The taste is like the aroma with not as much bite as ginger usually has. The palate is refreshing. I was looking to taste a little ginger and this one doesn’t bite back. ;)

3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
stchloe (793) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUL 24, 2012
Smells like gingerale (soda), taste is mild cider bite and sweet with ginger hints, though really could have used a little bit more ginger bite.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ljstephenson (249) - Enterprise, Alabama, USA - JUL 21, 2012
bright clear yellow pour. Aroma is strong fruit and ginger. Flavor is crisp apple and ginger, finishing properly dry and crisp.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BrewBoxer (2147) - New York, New York, USA - JUL 13, 2012
bottle. Crisp light color. Slight ginger but still taste like a cider. Easy to drink. Booze is hidden. Good cider

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BVery (6980) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - JUL 10, 2012
Bottle - free tasting at Bert’s Better Beers in Hooksett, NH. Very pale yellow pour. Nice ginger element to balance out the tart apple. Cool beverage.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
rumproasts (3232) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - JUL 8, 2012
pale yellow. very clear. no head whatsoever. significant ginger mutes lots of sweetness. unique for a cider, but i’m not crazy about it.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dimenhetfield (2487) - , Florida, USA - JUL 6, 2012
12oz bottle poured into bottle. Wasn’t really expecting ginger in this one but it was there! The ginger apple spice mix goes really well together.


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