RATINGS: 199   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.73/5   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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.

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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
TheBeerGod909 (43) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - JAN 9, 2008
Wickedly sweet taste. Reminiscent of apple juice, but somehow much more refreshing. For those of you who like complex flavors, stay away.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
ogre71 (353) - Utah, USA - OCT 12, 2015
Plenty of apple flavor with lots of carbonation. My wife like it I thought it was to sweat.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Frank (4148) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 10, 2015
Pretty decent apple soda pop cider. It’s clear and headless. It has a nice floral nose and sugary sweet and apply in flavor. This is a touch cloying but not overbearing w/ very mild tartness. It doesn’t really taste like actual fermented apple juice but I suppose it is not unpleasant to drink.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
FROTHINGSLOSH (7489) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 11, 2015
Sampled from a 12 oz clear bottle this cider poured a dark yellow-gold color with a trace foamy white head that faded instantly and left no lacing. The aroma was tangy, sugar and sweet apple. The flavor was sweet apple, a bit of apricot, sugar and apple juice. Long finish. Medium body. Pretty tasty.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
gotglf93 (1) - - JUN 10, 2015 does not count
I am a VERY picky alcohol drinker. I love the fruity drinks. This cider has a smooth and crisp taste like no other. I have been searching for a favorite cider and this one is it! The finish is refreshing and fruity. If you like fruity alcoholic beverages and turn your head at most beer, try Hornsby’s. I’ll continue my search for a better cider than Hornsby’s, but it took me 2 1/2 years to find this one.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
BVery (10122) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - FEB 12, 2015
Bottle. Clear light gold pour. Sweet apple aroma and taste. Simple and straightforward, but just okay.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Cybercat (5560) - Georgia, USA - JAN 11, 2015
Clear golden, typical but still appetizing. Crisp, strong aroma is like a fresh-cut apple - with an attitude. Flavor is typical of a cider, but refreshing and enjoyable. Sweet like apple juice, what my childhood buddies Carolyn and Rhoda called the "Drink of Youth" but with a subtle alcohol kick. Texture is OK, considering this is a cider. Get your rhino on! (And save the rhinos!)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
patrick767 (4038) - fort wayne, Indiana, USA - JAN 10, 2015
bottle - This cider smells of ripe apples and sugar. It tastes of sweet apples. Too sweet. It’s drinkable, but they really overdid the sugar, in my opinion. It’s okay.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Sarlacc83 (2197) - Portland, Oregon, USA - DEC 6, 2014
Bottle given to me for free. A: Pale gold color with a very thin white head. Bubbles drifting throughout. N: Sugary apple, orange, sweet-tarts, lots of sugars, white grape. T: Very, very sweet. M: Light body, crisp carbonation, alcohol shows up a bit. O: This is an alcopop. It’s fine, but it’s not exactly a mind-opener.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BOSSbrewer (2705) - Arkansas, USA - OCT 15, 2014
Poured from a bottle at home. Pours a crystal clear yellow with no head. Aroma is sweet apples with a hint of alcohol. Fairly sweet. Nice cider. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
OldMrCrow (2434) - Seattle, Washington, USA - OCT 7, 2014

Yellow pour, no head. Lightly sparkling. Nose of apple juice, starch, and cleaning solution. Flavor is very sweet, frozen apple juice straight out of the can not yet rehydrated. And just an off something that I don’t have the vocabulary to specify, chemically like some sort of fermentation byproduct. On the other hand, it’s not that much worse than drinking juice.

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