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Farnum Hill Extra Dry Cider

Farnum Hill Cider is the grandad of craft cideries. It’s the the cidery that all new cider producers ought to look to and say, “Thanks” for keeping the tradition alive and taking the craft serious. Located in New Hampshire and connected to Poverty Lane Orchards where they grow an impressive variety of cider apples, Farnum… Read more »

Farnum Hill Dooryard Cider Batch #1316

Farnum Hill Cider is the grandad of craft cideries. It’s the the cidery that all new cider producers ought to look to and say, “Thanks” for keeping the tradition alive and taking the craft serious. Located in New Hampshire and connected to Poverty Lane Orchards where they grow an impressive variety of cider apples, Farnum… Read more »

Foggy Ridge’s Flynt Gets Prestigious Award Nomination

The James Beard Awards have long been the most prestigious food/drink journalism and restaurant awards in the country. For beverage professionals, the most prestigious of these awards is the Outstanding Wine, Spirits, or Beer Professional. The award is given to “A beer, wine, or spirits professional who has made a significant national impact on the… Read more »

Six Tips for Making Thanksgiving a Cider-Centric Holiday

With the vast array of ciders in the marketplace, there is no reason not to make your upcoming Thanksgiving Day feast a cider-centric gathering that exposes your guests to a host of cider styles. Equally true is that with so many different kinds of ciders available today, you can easily match whatever you put on… Read more »

WASSAIL—A True Cider Experience and Culinary Tour de Force

The genuine cider bar —that place where finely crafted cider in numerous styles is the whole point — is still a rarity, despite the renaissance in cider now taking place across the country. You can count them on two hands. Because there are so few of these temples devoted to the fermented apple, expectations run… Read more »

Learning to Use Cider In Cocktails

Despite its rapid rise and renaissance, cider has yet to see the publishing world embrace its various facets. Unlike wine and beer, cider is not the subject of numerous books extolling us “how to”, explaining “where from”, detailing “what’s next” or laying out “what’s important”. But that’s likely to change as more and more people… Read more »

The San Francisco Cider Summit is Big

It is the greatest gathering of cider producers ever assembled for a public tasting in the San Francisco Bay Area and if anyone is interested in investigating the current state of cider in the U.S., there is no better opportunity than the upcoming San Francisco Cider Summit. More than 50 cideries from across the globe… Read more »

Great American Hard Cider, Freedom Fighters and Pleasure—The Eve’s Cidery Interview

As mentioned in a previous story, we are very excited about Eve’s Cidery and particularly their current crop of 2013 Harvest bottlings. Not only are some of the best ciders we’ve ever reviewed coming from this upstate New York cidery, but it is the epitome of the craft cidery: hands on, small production, control of… Read more »