Cider Week Finger Lakes in New York State

Kicking off at Ithaca’s popular Apple Harvest Fest, Cider Week Finger Lakes (FLX), takes place September 28 through October 7 in New York State. Organized by the New York Cider Association, Cider Week FLX brings fans out to orchards located on glacial lakeside soil, to eateries and shops in small towns, and to Cornell University’s…

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Cider Week Western New York (WNY), August 17–26

Cider Week Western New York (WNY) takes place August 17 through August 26, 2018. Running from Buffalo to Rochester, like the Erie Canal, the inaugural Cider Week WNY will give a platform to ciders made from fruit grown on the shores of New York’s Great Lakes, the Northeast’s most productive apple farming region. For more…

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Cider Week Hudson Valley in New York State

With an orchard-focused bike tour, an IRL @CiderFood photo exhibit and a Father’s Day pig roast, the 8th annual Cider Week Hudson Valley offers new ways to appreciate cider on the farms where it is made. Cider Week Hudson Valley is also being celebrated at numerous bars, restaurants, shops and markets committed to celebrating the…

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Oregon State University Offering Craft Cidery Startup Workshop

Thinking about getting into the commercial cider business? Consider the Craft Cidery Startup Workshop, offered by Oregon State University’s Professional and Continuing Education program. The workshop is led by instructors Joel VandenBrink, the founding cider maker at Seattle Cider Company, and Nick Gunn and James Kohn, co-owners of Wandering Aengus Ciderworks. According to the class description: “Taught…

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