About Fruit Cider

About Fruit Cider
This category contains all non-apple based ciders, excluding perry. Many ciders in this category are in fact a blend of apple cider and other fruit juices. These ciders can range from sweet to dry and typically feature the flavors and aromas of the added fruit.

Top Picks for Fruit Cider

Kaneb Orchards  Cranberry Crisp Cider
93 points
$15
Best Buy
Pink coral color. Aromas of ripe strawberry, fresh, crisp apple, and pickled mango with a vibrant, effervescent, dryish light-to-medium body and an even, charming, medium-length green apple with walnut praline, strawberry jelly, and persimmon finish. A crisp and friendly fruit cider that’s balanced and lively.
93 points $15 Best Buy
ACE  Guava Fruit Cider
91 points
$9
Best Buy
Sedimentary hazy steely orange color. Aromas and flavors of peach puree, mango, papaya, passion fruit, eucalyptus, and sour apple taffy with a satiny, crisp, effervescent, fruity sweet medium body and a seamless, medium-long finish. A tropical, peachy-sweet Cider with an all-natural vibe; a fun summer refresher with a delicious balance of flavors.
91 points $9 Best Buy
Rekorderlig  Pear Hard Cider
85 points
$9
White gold color. Aromas and flavors of pears in syrup, fruit salad in wax paper, and lilac candy with a supple, crisp, effervescent, cloying light-to-medium body and a smooth, breezy finish displaying overtones of diet apple soda, aspartame syrup, melon taffy, and rice candy. A sugary, sweet Cider for the beach.
Rekorderlig  Strawberry-Lime Hard Fruit Cider
83 points
$9
Bright pink coral color. Aroma of strawberry syrup with a bright, spritzy, very sweet medium body and a tingling, snappy watermelon slushie finish. A sweet, syrupy Fruit Cider in a fun hue; serve ice cold.