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Women Making Waves in the Hard Cider World 4

Don’t you feel as though we’ve been through something together this year so far? It has been a remarkable year for women and a remarkable year for cider. This year, along with record-breaking cider production, the industry harvested progress for the women in our midst. We’ve seen the United States Association of Cider Makers (USACM)…

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Don’t Miss This: Summer Cider Day in Port Townsend (Aug. 6)

The 6th Annual Northwest Cider Association (NWCA) Summer Cider Day will be held on August 6 in Port Townsend. The cider-sampling event, which will take place from noon–5 p.m. at the Northwest Maritime Center, will feature more than 70 ciders from 18 Northwest cider makers. General admission includes 8 tasting tickets plus a souvenir tasting glass. The price of admission…

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Save The Date: Cider Rite of Spring in Portland, Oregon (March 19)

Now in its third year, The Northwest Cider Association’s seasonal tasting celebration, Cider Rite of Spring, returns to Portland, Oregon, on Saturday, March 19. The event runs from 12–5 p.m. at the Tiffany Center and features top cider makers, food, live music and a pop-up retail store that will allow attendees to bring home their favorite ciders.…

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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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