Posts Tagged ‘Chicago’

Six Days at CiderCON: An Insider’s Look

Last week I was one of about 1,200 attendants at CiderCON in Portland, Oregon. If you don’t know about CiderCON, it is an annual gathering of commercial cider makers. It’s an opportunity for cider makers to meet, share ideas, collaborate and effect positive changes in cider-making and cider-fruit production best practices, the cider market and…

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3 Cider Bars You Need to Visit in 2016

Plan a Cider Destination this year, or keep these three brand new cider bars in mind when you find yourself on the road in 2016! Upstate New York’s first cider bar, Mullers Ciderhouse, is located in Rochester with a great selection from America and Europe. With 12 taps and over 100 varieties in the bottle,…

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First Cider Bar Coming to Chicago, to Feature More Than 100 Ciders

Chicago’s first cider bar, The Northman, plans to open next month with more than 100 varieties on draft, firkin, can and bottle. The Northman’s been dubbed the city’s first “bistro-pub dedicated to cider (the hard kind) and the foods it’s best consumed with” by Chicago magazine. Ownership includes the folks behind Fountainhead and The Bar on Buena and local…

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