Cider Events

Needed Now: A Better Way to Categorize Cider

Needed Now: A Better Way to Categorize Cider

Wine, beer, spirits, cider. It will be assessed. It will be assessed in reviews, such as here at The Cider Journal. It will be assessed at peer review sites like RateBeer.com. And, it will be assessed at competitions, such as the recently completed Pacific Northwest Cider Awards. Consumers (and members of the trade) give different… Read more »

The Portland Cider Summit is Coming

The Portland Cider Summit is Coming

For full fledged hard ciderites and for those just now beginning to dabble in the drink the upcoming Portland Cider Summit is a required event. Some of the finest craft cider producers in the U.S. and from around the world will be pouring in Portland and the Summit offers the opportunity to taste a variety… Read more »

Wine vs Cider—An Exploration Beginning in Berkeley

My continued exploration of hard cider here at Fermentation is a bit of an experiment as much as it is a personal pursuit. What I wonder as I mix reviews and posts on Cider with my coverage of wine is the extent to which there is any interest in cider among the primarily hard-core wine… Read more »