The Northwest Cider Association has announced the dates for its annual Cider Rite of Spring, an annual celebration of the coming of Spring surrounding a tasting of Northwest ciders. The 2017 Cider Right of Spring is set to be held at The Evergreen In Portland, Oregon On March 25th.
More than 100 different ciders will be poured by 30 different cideries including ^5 Cider, 1859 Cider Co., 2 Towns Cider House, 7Bev Corp., Alter Ego Cider, Baird & Dewar Farmhouse, Bandon Rain, Bauman’s Cider, Bull Run Cider, Cider Riot!, Dragon’s Head Cider, Elk Horn Brewery & Cider House, Finnriver Farm & Cidery, Locust Cider, McMenamins Edgefield, New West Cider, Pear UP, Portland Cider Co., Red Tank Cider, Reverend Nat’s Hard Cider, Runcible Cider Co., Schilling Cider, Seattle Cider Co., Snowdrift Cider Co., Spire Mountain Ciders, Square Mile Cider, Steelhead Cider, Swift Cider, Tieton Cider Works, Tumalo Cider Co., and Woodbox Cider.
Ticket prices are only $25.00 per person (click here to buy) and include a tasting glass and tasting tickets. Food is available for purchase from Wasabi Sushi! and a pop-up retail store provide the opportunity for attendees to buy and take home their favorite ciders from the tasting.
The Northwest Cider Association was founded in 2010 and represents cideries in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana and British Columbia, a contiguous region where cider production has bloomed and resulted in the highest quality ciders in America.