Cider Releases

New Summer Releases from Virtue Cider

Two new ciders have arrived on the Virtue Cider roster with the release of Michigan Cherry and Michigan Honey. Both ciders are currently available on draft and will soon be released in bottles once August rolls around. The Michigan Cherry offering is a 5% ABV tart cherry cider, produced with Michigan-grown apples and cherries. With Michigan being the top tart cherry-producing…

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Limited Edition Strawberry Cider to Be Released from Wyndridge Farm (July 21)

Strawberries will be in the spotlight at Wyndridge Farm when the new Strawberry Spy Farmhouse Cider is released on July 21. The limited edition, limited release 6.2% ABV cider is an ideal summer beverage comprised of fresh-pressed cider fermented dry, which has undergone a secondary wild fermentation with strawberries picked fresh from Brown’s Orchards. After aging, the cider was blended…

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Penns Woods Winery Now Has Hard Cider!

Exciting news from Penns Woods Winery: this popular Pennsylvania winemaker is now producing hard cider. Already a go-to destination for a wide array of wine varietals, Penns Woods Winery has released its first hard cider under the William Penn Cidery name. The cider, created from 100% Pennsylvania-grown Gold Rush apples, is currently available at the Penns Woods Winery Tasting Room…

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German Apfelwein Bembel-With-Care Makes East Coast Debut

One of Germany’s best-known ciders, Bembel-With-Care, will bring its authentic, 100% apple cider to the United States for the first time, debuting in Philadelphia on June 14 and Boston on June 15, followed by New York City on June 16. Known in Germany as apfelwein, the popular gluten-free product is crisp, refreshing, perfect for summertime sipping and…

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Stowe Cider Launches Gin and Juice Collaboration with Caledonia Spirits

Stowe, Vermont-based Stowe Cider has renewed its relationship with Caledonia Spirits for the release of Gin and Juice. The recently released blend builds off of the 2016 collaboration with a new recipe and more accessible packaging in easy-to-transport 16-oz. cans. “We are constantly evolving and improving our recipes. Even if they are successful, we continue…

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Dressler Estate Releases First Hard Cider

Chances are that the name Dressler Estate rings a bell from back in the fall when Cider Culture announced a crowdfunding campaign to raise money to turn Brian and Olga Dressler’s cidery dreams into reality. We’ve got great news—the fundraising venture was a success, and now the owners of the Downingtown, Pennsylvania-based Dressler Estate are pleased to announce the release of their first…

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Citizen Cider Releases Companion Sour Cherry Style Cider

We're #excidered to announce the release of our newest cider, Companion. A limited release, sour cherry cider. Click the link in our bio to learn more. #getexcidered 🍒 + 🍎 = ❤️ A post shared by Citizen Cider (@citizencider) on May 24, 2017 at 9:01am PDT Citizen Cider, based in Burlington, Vermont, maintains a year-round…

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Ethic Ciders Commemorates Launch in Sonoma County with Memorial Day Weekend Event

Sonoma County, California’s Ethic Ciders is announcing two inaugural cider releases. The first release, Golden Rule (Ethic’s signature orchard blend), is perfectly tart and crisp with hints of melon, nutmeg and citrus and a dry, sparkling finish. The second release, Gravitude, is a nod to the local heirloom apple, the Gravenstein. It’s blended to expose beautiful floral notes with…

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Jersey Cider Works Releases Ironbound Summer Cider

Jersey Cider Works’ Ironbound Hard Cider has announced the release of its seasonal Ironbound Summer Cider. At 4.2% ABV and featuring a hint of black tea and freshly squeezed lemon juice, Summer Cider is an ideal offering to bring along when you head down the shore in New Jersey and beyond. Even better, Ironbound Summer Cider has no added sugar or preservatives. The seasonal…

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Citizen Cider Launches Nonalcoholic All Times Sparkling Ciders

Many individuals enjoy the refreshing taste of cider, yet not all want an alcoholic beverage. Citizen Cider is keeping those folks in mind with the introduction of its nonalcoholic cider brand, All Times Sparkling Ciders. All Times Sparkling Ciders are 100% juice with no sugar added, making them delicious and nutritious. All Times works with apple growers nearby…

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Ploughman Cider Announces 2 New Releases & Upcoming Events

Pennsylvania’s Ploughman Cider has announced two new ciders and a full roster of late spring and summer events. Rosedale, scheduled for a mid-May release and weighing in at 8.5% ABV, is a dry cider crafted with Rosedale crabapples. According to Ploughman, “Thanks to some amateur level panking from cidermaker Dr. Edwin Winzeler [and Ploughman’s Ben Wenk],…

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Gettysburg Foundation Recruits Release Second Centennial Cider

Gettysburg Foundation’s Recruits recently reaped the benefits from their special reserve batch of Centennial Cider, raising $640 for preservation of the orchards on the Gettysburg battlefield. This is the second philanthropic donation from this burgeoning group, who donated over $800 toward orchard preservation in December. Thanks to a strong partnership with Good Intent Cider and…

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