Today’s Cider News

Celebrate a socially distant Washington Cider Week!(Sept. 10) – Fall is right around the corner, and with it comes cider season! Washington Cider Week begins tomorrow, a celebration of the Washington cideries that make the tasty autumnal beverages we know and love. Complete Story Seattle’s Locust Cider and Brewing Co to open yet another taproom(Sept. […]


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 […]


Stowe Cider Releases New Craft Seltzer – Rosé Spritz

Stowe, Vermont – Stowe Cider is excited to announce the release of the newest, most limited, release member of the Stowe Craft Seltzer family, Rosé Spritz. Highlighting Real Fruit, Zero Sugar, and 100 CaloriesRosé Spritz is a smooth blend of seltzer and red wine that has a light, refreshing flavor profile. As always, our Stowe […]


Portland Cider Co. is collecting unwanted apples, fruits and berries for a community cider to raise funds to feed hungry kids

CLACKAMAS, Oregon –– Have a yard full of fallen apples or overgrown bushes ripe with berries? Portland Cider Co. has announced its fifth annual PDX Community Cider program, which takes donated edible quality apples, fruits and berries from neighborhoods in the Portland Metro area and turns them into a community cider to raise funds for […]


2 Towns Ciderhouse Releases Good Limes Roll

CORVALLIS, Oregon — 2 Towns Ciderhouse is excited to release their newest lime-ited release, Good Limes Roll! Releasing just in time to spice up the dog days of a very non-traditional summer, this cider is crafted using fresh-pressed NW apples blended with key limes and organic blue agave nectar. With an exceptionally aromatic profile, the […]


Bryant’s Cider is Now Open for Business in Shockoe Bottom, Virginia

Richmond, Virginia — Bryant’s Cider customers can finally have a taste of Richmond’s finest brut, hard ciders straight from the taps again. The new steampunk-themed tasting room is open for the first time ever with indoor seating and Bryant’s fans have a lot of new exciting things that they can expect when they visit. The […]


ANXO Cidery Releases New Natural Cider Made Entirely From Crabapples

WASHINGTON, D.C. — ANXO, the apples-only, dry cider brand out of Washington, DC, has announced the release of Ornamental, a new natural cider for Summer. Made with three different types of crabapples and fermented using only wild organisms, Ornamental is a bright and beautiful take on natural wines, created to celebrate the beautiful display of […]


Citizen Cider Launches Citizen Seltzer

BURLINGTON, Vermont — Citizen Cider, founded in 2010 on a hunch and some good old-fashioned hard work, has quickly become a leading player in the craft cider arena. Citizen Cider strives to look at the bigger picture and focuses on being involved in every aspect of their supply chain, sourcing all fruit directly from local […]


Dry County Brewing Company Launches High Branch Hard Cider

KENNESAW, Georgia – Dry County Brewing Company is once again branching out. This June, the award-winning Kennesaw-based brewery and distillery urge you to reach for a High Branch. It’s a naturally gluten-free, craft hard cider made from a blend of hand-picked, freshly pressed Washington state apples with no extra sugars or flavors. Somewhat ironically, Dry […]


Merchant du Vin Announces Samuel Smith’s Organic Cider – in Cans!

Tacoma, Washington – After the wide distribution gains and huge sales growth of Samuel Smith’s Organic Cider in bottles over the past few years we are pleased to announce that 4-packs of 14.9 oz. (440 mL) Organic Cider Cans have arrived in the US! Crisp, clean, and with wonderful flavor that’s true to the apple […]


Number 12 Cider and Clear River Beverage Partner in the Twin Cities

MINNEAPOLIS — Number 12 Cider was founded in 2014 by Steve Hance and Colin Post. Their love for apples and cider making goes back decades to their time growing up as neighbors in New Brighton, Minnesota. They have won numerous awards for their cider including gold medals at the Great Lakes International Cider & Perry […]


Cider Summit Portland celebrates 10th annual event with Festival To-Go Tasting Kit, collaborates with Northwest Cider Association on a virtual event

(PORTLAND, Oregon) –– Cider Summit Portland, a popular artisanal hard cider tasting festival, was scheduled to celebrate its 10th annual event this June at The Fields Park in the Pearl District. With the need to maintain social distancing in the face of COVID-19, Cider Summit is instead bringing cider to the people with a Festival […]


Buskey Cider to Release Summer Seasonal Watermelon Rosemary Cider with Doorstep Delivery

RICHMOND, Virginia — Buskey Cider is releasing their popular summer seasonal cider, Watermelon Rosemary Cider, starting this Friday, May 15th at 12pm. The cider will be available in 16 oz. cans and 32 oz. crowlers through delivery and pick up via their website to most parts of Virginia, and in 16oz cans only through distribution […]


Stormalong Cider Releases Heirloom Apple Variety 4-Pack

SHERBORN, Mass. — Stormalong Cider, a Massachusetts-based cidery, has announced the release of a new Heirloom Variety 4-Pack as part of the company’s Rare Apple Series. The variety pack includes a mix of four distinct, dry ciders made with New England Heirloom apples all packaged in 16 ounce cans. The mission of our Rare Apple […]


Nine Pin Cider’s Sonya del Peral Named to New York Forward Re-Opening Advisory Board

ALBANY, New York — Nine Pin Ciderworks, New York’s first farm cidery based in Albany, has announced that Sonya del Peral, co-founder and manager, has been named to Governor Cuomo’s New York Forward Re-Opening Advisory Board. “Nine Pin Cider is so honored to represent New York’s craft beverage sector on Governor Cuomo’s advisory board for […]


Portland Cider Co. launches membership club that delivers a monthly curated cider box straight to the front door

CLACKAMAS, Oregon. –– Portland Cider Co. has launched a membership club with a rolling subscription that delivers a monthly cider box straight to the front door. The Portland Cider Club features a monthly curated Portland Cider six-pack selection of 19.2-ounce “Proper Pint” cans––with a different selection of ciders every month––hand selected and delivered to members’ […]