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Posts by Jason Tremblay

Hale & True Cidery Signs Lease in Bella Vista

Big news for cider in Philly! We’re extremely excited to learn that our very own Kerry McKenzie and his wife Risa, have signed a lease on a space for their upcoming cidery and tasting room in Philly’s Bella Vista neighborhood. The cidery — dubbed Hale & True — will be located at 613 S. 7th…

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2017 GLINTCAP Best in Class Award Winners Announced

The annual Great Lakes International Cider and Perry competition (GLINTCAP) just concluded after four days and many hours of organizing, tasting and judging. Held at the Courtyard in Grand Rapids, Michigan, the competition featured ciders made by commercial producers and amateur cidermakers. This year saw 1,206 total entries (963 commercial and 243 noncommercial), and the…

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Congratulations to CiderCon 2017 Award Winners!

At the 2017 CiderCon the USACM expanded their awards program, honoring outstanding cider makers, distributors and events from each region of the country. Watching the winners (listed below) accept these well-deserved awards was a great crescendo to this amazing celebration of the cider industry! Check out photos from the 2017 CiderCon awards ceremony winners and attendees! Northwest…

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Photos from CiderCon 2017 Workshops and Exhibition

2017 CiderCon saw people from all over the cider industry coming together to learn and share knowledge. We had a great time talking cider with you! Were you at the conference? Did we get your photo? We’d love to hear your conference stories. Share in the comments below! Check out our photos from the 2017 CiderCon workshops…

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Limited Release Alert: Dogfish Head’s Esprit Malade

The holidays are special, so you better stop what you’re doing and get your hands on a bottle of something special—like Dogfish Head’s Esprit Malade. This blend of apple brandy, house-made cider and raw apple cider is a tart and full-bodied spirit that is perfect for the holiday season. French for “Sick Spirit,” Esprit Malade…

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