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Latest Hard Cider News

August 9, 2017
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Event Preview: New Day Craft’s Meadful Things and Outciders Festival 2017

In a year’s time of cider seeking and tasting some fine fermented fruits, we’ve fallen upon some good times in great places. We’ve even explored cities […]
August 2, 2017

What’s The Difference Between These Apple Products?

[no_toc]Ever go to the local grocery store or farmers market and see apple juice, apple cider, and/or apple cider vinegar? Do you know the differences between […]
July 27, 2017

Event Preview: South Loop Beer & Cider Festival 2017

As summer progresses, we run into familiar faces & events that come up annually.  Another one of these great Chicago cider-based events is upon us. That […]
July 21, 2017
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CiderSeekers: Our First Year in the Cider Industry

After about a year, we are still here, folks.  We are fighting the good fight and growing in our own rights (sounds like killer lyrics from […]
July 19, 2017

Orchard Series: Finnriver Cidery & Farm

Great cider starts from the source, a spectacular apple with the potential locked within every fiber of its being. Picking and harvesting the right apples, itself, […]
July 12, 2017

Event Preview: Naperville Ale Fest 2017

We know all too well how great of a place Naperville is to live. It is honestly the perfect suburb of Chicago. With the ease of […]
July 6, 2017

Jeni’s Right Bee Cider Sorbet Review

As the cider industry continues to blossom and develop, the introduction of other cider-related products some to fruition.  One of these is a hard cider sorbet […]
June 28, 2017

Top 5 Gluten-free Apps

[no_toc]As we have delved deeper into the cider culture in the United States, we have identified that a decent chunk, maybe a quarter, of cidermakers or […]
June 19, 2017

Chicago Ale Fest 2017 Preview

Chicagoans, event season is now in full swing and the first batter up brings high-quality beer, wine, cider, and food into one space. We are talking […]