Cider Releases

Austin Eastciders Releases New Blood Orange Cider

Austin Eastciders is excited to announce the release of its new Austin Eastciders Blood Orange Cider, available April 3. The easy-drinking 5% ABV Blood Orange Cider is available in individual, 6-pack and 12-pack 12-oz. cans in bars, restaurants and other retailers (including Costco, HEB and Whole Foods) throughout Texas, New York City, Philadelphia, Baltimore and Virginia. Blood…

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Starcut Releases Immortal Jelly Seasonal Cider

Elk Rapids, Michigan-based Starcut Ciders has announced the seasonal release of Immortal Jelly. Immortal Jelly (5.2% ABV) is a semi-dry hard cider inspired by parent Short’s Brewing Company’s Soft Parade, an eminently drinkable Fruit Rye Ale brewed with rye flakes and loaded with pureed strawberries, blueberries, raspberries and blackberries. The rose-colored ale has aromas of ripe strawberries and grain. Immortal Jelly…

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Strongbow Debuts New Orange Blossom Cider & Limited-Edition Mini Cans

Strongbow Hard Apple Ciders is giving its product line a boost with a new release, Orange Blossom Cider, and the introduction of limited-edition mini-cans. The 4.5% ABV Orange Blossom Cider boasts a fresh, orange blossom aroma, slight sweetness and a refreshing apple finish. It’s the ideal hard cider for those who crave something a little bit different that’s not too overpowering. Orange Blossom…

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Virtue’s Award-Winning Cider, The Mitten, Now Available in 12-Oz. Bottles

Fennville, Michigan-based Virtue Cider has begun releasing The Mitten, the company’s award-winning bourbon barrel-aged cider, in 12-oz. bottles. The cider joins Virtue’s lineup of 12-oz. bottles that include Michigan Brut and Michigan Harvest. “The Mitten’s been our most popular cider at the Virtue Farm Bottle Shop, and we know it’ll be equally popular now that people…

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Austin Eastciders Releases Rum Barrel-Aged Cider

Austin Eastciders is boosting its offerings with a new cider, Treaty Oak Rum Barrel-Aged Cider. Available on draft at select bars and restaurants in cities in Texas, Pennsylvania and New York—including Austin, Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, New York City and Philadelphia—the complex, semi-sweet cider is the result of six months of aging bittersweet cider apples in Treaty Oak rum barrels. The aging…

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Denver’s Stem Ciders Launches Off-Dry & Shifts Focus to Ingredients

Denver, Colorado-based Stem Ciders, which has been producing unique, delicious dry ciders since its 2013 launch, recently announced a departure from its pursuit of exclusively dry ciders with its new Off-Dry Apple Cider. Stem’s head cidermaker Ian Capps talks about the challenge producing the cider without adding sugars: “Instead of fermenting to complete dryness and back sweetening with juice…

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Bold Rock Announces New Seasonal Citrus-Style Cider Release

Bold Rock Hard Cider will soon be introducing their first seasonal cider of 2017—Citrus Cider. Set to be released on January 21, this citrus-kissed hard cider features local Granny Smith apples and juice from freshly-squeezed lemons and limes. Citrus Cider is a slightly tart and off-dry apple cider with the additions of these citrus fruits, giving off…

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Portland Cider Company Releases Sangria Cider

Portland Cider Company is upping its cider game with a new Sangria cider release. The year-round addition contains a variety of fruit juices, including orange, strawberry, pear, passionfruit, elderberry and lime, combined with Portland Cider Company’s award-winning Sorta Sweet cider made from 100% Northwest apples. The 5.5% ABV cider is available in 22-ounce bottles and draft kegs and has a semi-sweet finish that complements…

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