4 year old cider safe to drink?

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iamgoingto

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I have a batch of cider I made four years ago. Is it safe to drink? What's the worst case scenario? Apple vinegar?

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How does it smell? Should be fine as long as it was stored properly and not exposed to air. In which case, yes, you may have apple cider vinegar.
 

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Why wouldn't it be? If its flat, it may be vinegar. Otherwise, it's probably ok.

If it tastes good, drink it. If not, pour it out.
 

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It should be fine. I had a bottle of +-3 year old cider a month or so ago. Still alive, might have gotten a bit weirder, not sure the cider had anything to do with that.



The cider had a taste change shift, not bad at all, just not the same as it started.
 
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