Chaddsford Winery’s Jim Osborn—Keeping Hard Cider Authentic

“This is beautiful country,” boasted Chaddsford Winery’s resident wine, and now cider, expert Jim Osborn. Rolling hills, fertile farmland and strong stone dwellings are all nestled deep in the heart of Chester County, “and [we’re] just a stone’s throw away from the historic Brandywine Battlefield. Our nation’s founding colonists lived and worked in these parts…

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Celebrate Basque Country & Its Traditional Ciders at Philly’s Tinto (Nov. 18)

“¡Txotx!” (pronounced “Choach”) is traditionally called out at Sadartodegis, or cider houses, in the Basque country upon the tapping of a fresh barrel of cider. On November 18, Philadelphia’s Tinto will be celebrating fall and bringing the txotx spirit to Philadelphia with an evening featuring traditional ciders, wines and food from Basque country. Starting at 5:30 p.m.,…

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