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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 […]
June 14, 2017

Oregon Cider Week Preview

Take vacation time, call in sick, make any excuse to get to Oregon between June 15th and 25th to experience Oregon Cider Week! I guarantee there […]
June 12, 2017

Schilling Cider: 5 Questions with Colin Schilling

  When you ask to meet with Colin Schilling and he says 9 AM on a Saturday, you just say yes, period. He has been quite […]
June 1, 2017

Seattle Cider Harvest Release Party

I arrived at my destination, 4700 Ohio Ave S, Seattle, WA, around 1:30 pm for the Seattle Cider Company’s 4th annual Harvest Series release. Apples for their […]
May 19, 2017

Meridian Hive Haven Review

Being a cider blog in the US opens you up to some great brands and ciders, but our lesser know friend, mead, does not have a […]
May 16, 2017
Why should I drink hard cider?

Why Should You Start Drinking Hard Cider?

When seeing a few hard cider offerings in the store, you see the usual offenders. The large commercial ciders. Many of them can be too sweet, […]
May 10, 2017

Chicago Beer Classic 2017: Event Recap

Another spring day in Chicago means another fabulous beer festival.  We were lucky enough to be able to pour at the Chicago Beer Classic at Soldier […]
May 5, 2017
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Portland Cider’s Cinco De Mayo Mojito Cocktail

Up for something new this Cinco De Mayo? Look no further than this delicious Mojito Cider Cocktail! With its unique spin on the traditional Mojito it […]
April 28, 2017

What is Malolactic Fermentation (MLF)?

In prior posts, and in our own due diligence, we have learned about the basics of fermentation. May the entire subject be too complex or something you […]