Cider Style

Is it Really Time for Pumpkin Cider Already?

Just about this time every year, like clockwork, we wake up one day in mid-September and realize: Oh snap, pumpkin cider season is here again! How can that be possible when we’re still wearing tank tops and low-key debating whether to turn the AC back on or not?! Whether you love them or hate them,…

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Cider + The Outdoors: Paddling the Potomac River

When you envision Washington, D.C., what comes to mind? One might think of a sprawling landscape of fortified government municipalities that stabilize the backbone of our nation’s capital, or the monuments that stand as reminders of stalwart figures of our nation’s history. However, there is so much more to this eclectic city that many visitors have yet to discover.…

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Cider Loves Food: Sushi and Japanese Food

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. When I don’t feel like cooking, one of my go-to dinner solutions is sushi and Japanese food. This cuisine makes for some…

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Wölffer Estate Vineyard Launches No. 139 Red Cider

What if your rosé cider put on some vampy lipstick and went all femme fatale for the night? That’s pretty much what’s going on with Wölffer Estate Vineyard‘s newest release: No. 139 Red Cider. Surely, you’re already familiar with the brand’s popular No. 139 Dry Rose and White Ciders, and in celebration of its 30th anniversary, Wölffer is…

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How to Build a Cider-Party Bar

So, you want to host a party. Great idea! Your friends/family/crush/co-workers are going to be psyched. Time to start planning out what kind of snacks you’re going to serve, putting together a Spotify playlist and strategizing about how you’re going to clean the entire house without going crazy. But the best part of all is…

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USACM Executive Director Michelle McGrath is Named a ’40 Under 40 Tastemaker’ by Wine Enthusiast Magazine

We would like to take a moment from our regularly scheduled content to say: Hooray! The United States Association of Cider Makers‘ (USACM) Executive Director (and friend to Cider Culture), Michelle McGrath, has been named a “40 Under 40 Tastemaker” by Wine Enthusiast magazine. The list is meant to represent, “the trailblazers who are shaping the…

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