Today’s Cider News

Rhinegeist Teases New Seasonal Cider Releases — And a Fresh New Look(January 14) – The team at Over-the-Rhine’s Rhinegeist Brewery has been hard at work over the course of last year, preparing to introduce their seasonal cider releases for 2021. The brewery announced via a Facebook post that they are debuting a new can design […]


Stem Ciders Releases Cocktail-Inspired Seasonal Paloma Cider

Lafayette, Colorado — Greetings from Paloma! While most of us have had to cancel our tropical getaways this year, Stem Ciders invites you to embrace your stay-cation experience this winter with a tropical cider riff on the classic cocktail. Paloma, the newest seasonal release from Stem is a cocktail-inspired cider made with fresh-pressed apple juice, […]


Portland Cider Co. rings in the New Year with Bubbly Brut

CLACKAMAS, Oregon — Just in time to ring in the new year, Portland Cider Co. has released Bubbly Brut, a brand-new modern champagne-style sparkling cider that’s perfect for celebrating a special occasion or a “cider-bration” any night of the week. Bubby Brut is a small-batch cider made from 100% Northwest apples, fermented separately with two […]


Cider Summit Pivots with CiderCon Tasting Kits To Go

PORTLAND, Oregon — Cider Summit is accepting nationwide pre-orders for its latest “Festival To Go Tasting Kits.” This new version is being released in conjunction with CiderCon, the premier conference for cidermakers put on by the American Cider Association. Cider Summit’s CiderCon Tasting Kits can be ordered now at, with pick up, delivery, and […]


Blake Farms and Hard Cider Entrepreneur Andrew Blake Launches New Podcast, ‘Everything Borrowed’

ARMADA, Michigan – A new weekly podcast, ‘Everything Borrowed’, is the latest endeavor by Andrew Blake, president of Blake’s Family of Companies and founder of Blake’s Hard Cider. The weekly series will feature leaders and innovators from a variety of industries to share ideas, imagination, and inspiration that, as the podcast’s title suggests, listeners can […]


2 Towns Ciderhouse Kicks Off 2021 With Cosmic Crisp

Crafted from a resplendent blend of fresh-pressed juice from its namesake, Cosmic Crisp, and other Northwest apples, this cider shines like starlight. Bright, fruit-forward aromatics collide with a high-ABV and high-acid profile for a truly heavenly experience. If some of the adjectives used to describe this product seem a bit out of this world, it’s […]

ciderpro250—The Online Job Hub for Cider Professionals Goes Live and Fosters Connections

“Cider Professionals Crafted Here” is the tagline of, a newly launched cider industry specific job hub and marketplace. This summer, the American Cider Association (ACA), the Cider Institute of North America (CINA), and Fermentability Consulting launched the website as a collaborative platform to attract and retain talent in the cider industry. The goal […]


Blake’s Hard Cider Releases Limited-Edition Saint Cheri Kinder Cider for the Second Year

Armada, Michigan – Blake’s Hard Cider, the Midwest’s largest craft cidery, pledges to spread cheer and warmth this winter and announces the return of its limited-edition Kinder Cider, Saint Cheri, made in support of the Detroit-based, national nonprofit Empowerment Plan. The bourbon barrel-aged semi-sweet hard cider is part of Blake’s Hard Cider’s Kinder Series, ciders […]


Nine Pin Cider Now Available in Stewart’s Shops in New York

ALBANY and SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – Nine Pin Ciderworks, New York’s first farm cidery, and Stewart’s Shops have announced that Nine Pin’s cider products are now available at 134 locations across New York State. This marks the first time Nine Pin Cider products can be found at Stewart’s Shops – a pairing of two iconic […]


Fenceline Cider Launches Quarterly, Seasonal Cider Club

MANCOS, Colorado — Fenceline Cider announces a new cider club subscription and is now accepting membership sign ups at: Available for shipping nationwide or local pick up, Fenceline Cider Club members will each receive a curated three bottle box of Fenceline’s finest ciders every four months. Based around the four seasons, the club’s first […]


Cider Summit NW celebrates fall harvest season with three levels of Festival To Go Tasting Kits

(PORTLAND, Oregon) –– Cider Summit NW is celebrating the fall harvest season with an encore of its popular Festival To Go Tasting Kits, offering three different levels: Modern Cider, Bottled Classics and Artisanal Imports. The Festival To Go Tasting Kits were developed earlier this year as a response to COVID-19 as Cider Summit NW pivoted […]


Portland Cider Co. releases PDX Community Cider in cans for the first time, pledges 10% of sales to charity

(CLACKAMAS, Oregon)––Earlier this summer, Portland Cider Co. asked Portland-area neighbors to recycle their fallen and unwanted backyard fruit for its 5th annual PDX Community Cider program, which takes donated edible fruit and turns it into a community cider to raise funds for hungry children. Thanks to the kindness of the collective community, Portland Cider Co. […]


Woodchuck Introduces 100 Calorie Variety Pack

(MIDDLEBURY, Vermont) — Woodchuck® Hard Cider is gearing up for a Fall season packed with innovation. Over the past couple of years, the Vermont-based brand has taken a new approach to their liquids with styles like Bubbly Pearsecco, Sangria, Sippin’ Citrus, and Mimosa. In the coming months fans will see the release of a new, […]

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New Stormalong Cider, Happy Holidays – Proceeds to Greater Boston Food Bank

SHERBORN, Massachusetts – September 25, 2020 — Stormalong Cider, a Massachusetts-based cidery, today announced the release of a new unfiltered cider, Happy Holidays. Featuring a blend of holiday spices, including cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves, and ginger, this unfiltered hard cider is bursting with flavors of freshly baked apple pie and mulled cider. It is a delicious […]


Stowe Cider Releases Vermont Grown Blueberry & Maple Syrup Cider

STOWE, Vermont – Stowe Cider is back at it with another installment of their Vermont Grown series- this time made with Blueberries & Maple Syrup! For this release, Stowe Cider reached out to Brown’s Beautiful Blueberries of Craftsbury, VT, and Charlotte Berry Farm of Charlotte, VT to help reach the goal of 850lbs of Vermont […]


2 Towns Ciderhouse Launches New Year-Round Imperial Cider

CORVALLIS, Oregon — This year has been a ride. And not in the good way. Plans changed, vacations canceled, and the stress of a pandemic plus everyday adulting has never been higher. Needless to say, everyone could use a bit of a break, even if just for a little bit. Enter Tropical Mayhem, an Imperial […]


Blake’s Hard Cider Adds Fan Favorite Flavors Caramel Apple And Apple Lantern To Fall Lineup

ARMADA, Michigan — Blake’s Hard Cider (BHC), the Midwest’s largest craft cidery, introduces two new flavors to the hard cider fall lineup with Caramel Apple and Apple Lantern. These unique hard cider flavors are part of the Blake’s Limited Series and will be available for purchase in stores and online beginning mid-August, while supplies last. […]


Rekorderlig Lower-Sugar, Lower-Calorie Cider Arrives in the U.S.

NEW YORK — Rekorderlig, a Beautifully Swedish premium hard cider, is thrilled to announce the release of their lower sugar, lower calorie product in the United States. The naturally gluten free, vegan friendly, lightly carbonated fruit hard cider is created and imported from Vimmerby, Sweden. Rekorderlig is now one of the lowest calorie hard ciders […]


Yonder Cider to Launch August 22 in Washington State and Beyond

SEATTLE, Washington – Yonder Cider is excited to announce the launch of its new line of craft ciders, blending modern apples with traditional apples to create ciders as balanced, bright and complex as the land they come from. Picked and pressed in Wenatchee, Washington – the heart of Apple Country – Yonder’s unique approach creates […]


Cape Beverage to Begin Distributing Starcut Ciders

CAPE MAY, New Jersey — Cape Beverage Distributing is proud to announce a partnership with Starcut Ciders, a division of Short’s Brewing Company, to bring the Northern Michigan company’s brands to the New Jersey market. The eleventh state to see the distribution of Starcut Ciders, three brands — Octorock, Pulsar, and Mosa — will be […]