RATINGS: 644   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.91/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Woodchuck Amber Draft Cider was the first style of cider produced under the Woodchuck label. It is made from a blend of apples and fermented with champagne yeast to produce a great tasting and refreshing product.

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60minuteman (1765) - West Chester, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 14, 2017
Bottle at Ricks. Sweet apples, caramel, cold apple cider smell. Tart apple, apple cider/pie notes. Medium body and carbonation. Average-sticky duration. Apples seem fresh. Not bad.

fonefan (53084) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAR 14, 2017

Bottle 355ml. @ Black Door, Kaisaniemenkatu 4, Helsinki, Finland 00100.

[ As Woodchuck Amber Draft Cider ].
Clear medium amber color with virtually no head. Aroma is moderate apple, sweet apples, apple pie, light tart apples. Flavor is moderate sweet with a average to long duration, apple, apple pie, sweet apples. Body is medium, texture is watery, carbonation is flat. [20160706]

strap (981) - Sindelfingen, GERMANY - MAR 12, 2017
sweet and highly carbonated. nice aroma. smooth, but sugary and heavy on the gut. can’t do more than 1.

ChadPolenz (1847) - Lakeland, Florida, USA - OCT 20, 2016
2015 BJCP Category: C1A New World Cider

AROMA: More sweet than dry (medium to med-dry range). Clean red apple aroma. Faint acid. 8/12

APPEARANCE: Golden/light amber hue. Near brilliant clarity. Slow steady CO2 visible. Small white foam and trace lacing. 3/3

FLAVOR: Sweeter palette than nose would suggest (but in no way cloying). Taste is akin to standard apple juice; no spices or additives. Light tartness/acidity on the backend with mostly clean finish. 15/20

MOUTHFEEL: Medium-light body; low carbonation. Extremely smooth and refreshing. No linger acidity. 4/5

OVERALL IMPRESSION: Pretty much everything you expect in a standard hard cider. Solid, to-spec, and highly drinkable. 8/10


drpimento (3876) - La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 24, 2016
This is a very generic cider with a pale amber appearance. Aroma is sweet apple. Flavor is like nose plus the carbonic tang and not much else. Finish is fairly short and like flavor. Boring.

ordybill (1815) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - AUG 12, 2016
poured from a 12 OZ bottle into a pint glass. Has a fairly crisp flavor but is very sweet. Not a bad cider.

Intricate08 (52) - Dallas, Texas, USA - AUG 1, 2016
The measuring stick by which ciders should be compared. By that I mean, a true baseline-- aroma is a champagne-like apple. Headless pour, with a middle-of-the-road sweetness that is just sweet enough to not overwhelm. A bit sticky on the palate, almost syrupy. Not too sharp. A hint of tartness on the backend.

oh6gdx (26485) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUL 15, 2016
[email protected] Door, Helsinki. Golden colour, no head. aroma is apple, some sweetness, mild nectar and wood. Flavour is apples, some mild green apple skins as well as quite sugary notes. Flavour is similar. A bit too sugary, but while it was fridge cold it was atleast refreshing.

Vestlake (279) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - JUN 17, 2016
12 oz. bottle. Pours apple juice color. Aroma and taste are both apple juice. Good if you’re in the mood for cider.

minutemat (6373) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - MAY 16, 2016
355ml bottle @ ALB bar, Shrewsbury. Not sure if this was a seperate entry, as it’s from a bottle, but can’t be bothered entering a new one. Pours fairly clear gold, white bubbly head. Sweet apple aroma. Taste is smooth, slick with a syrupy sweet cider character. Pleasant, easy-drinking. Decent.

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