Cider Culture

Women Making Waves in the Cider World 12: Half Pint Ciders

For our next few installments of our Women Making Waves in the Cider World series, we’re going to focus on cider companies that employ women in high numbers and in all types of positions. We’re interested in investigating how the culture of these companies can create models for those who still have some serious work to…

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The Double Tap List: The Best of #Cider on Instagram (July 7-13)

Happy Friday the 13th, my #ciderfriends! I hope everyone, especially those of you out there who are suffering from triskaidekaphobia, are enjoying a nice end to a long week! Let’s celebrate the end of another week with a brand-new version of The Double Tap List, our weekly roundup of the most notable and like-worthy cider content…

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Cool Off with a Woodchuck Cucumber Mint Cider Mule Cocktail

Stay cool this summer with this refreshing cider mule, made with Woodchuck Cucumber Mint Cider, the latest offering from its innovative Tank Series. This spritzy session cider is great on its own, but we love it remixed with a hit of crisp fresh cucumber and fragrant mint from the garden. Woodchuck Cucumber Mint Cider Mule…

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Cider-Pressing Equipment: A History

Cider is experiencing a glorious resurgence across North America, with new cideries popping up all over the apple-growing regions of the continent. And cider makers are using every tool at their disposal, from quality-control lab testing to state-of-the-art equipment, to ensure that every sip they make is crisp and delicious. But cider technology has only…

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The Double Tap List: The Best of #Cider on Instagram (June 30–July 6)

Hello, fellow #ciderlovers! Welcome to the 4th of July edition of the The Double Tap List, our weekly roundup of the most notable and like-worthy cider content we discovered on Instagram this week. The patriotic vibes certainly were flowing this week on Instagram! There was so much red-white-and-blue pride in our #cider community, which is so refreshing…

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Woodchuck: The Original Craft Cider

Surveying the cider options available at your local bottle shop — especially if you live in big cider-producing regions like the Pacific Northwest or the Northeast — you might forget that there was a time, not so long ago, when finding great craft cider wasn’t so easy. More than five or so years ago, when cider-lovers wanted…

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Cool Off with Cider Cocktails: Virtue Cider’s Frozé

Just when you thought rosé ciders couldn’t get any more fabulous and internet-breaking … meet Cider Frozé! This adults-only slushy drink seems like the kind of thing you can only get at a bar or some guest-list-only pool party, but thanks to the wonderful folks at Virtue Cider, you can make this dreamy pink drink at…

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Cider Loves Food: CSA Veggies Pairings

In our monthly column, “Cider Loves Food,” contributor Meredith Collins (blogger extraordinaire at Along Came a Cider) is looking at different cuisines and finding the perfect ciders to help take your meals to the next level. It’s summer: the season of grilling, picnics and lakeside barbeques! Where I live, it’s also the season when a…

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