Brewbound Podcast: The American Cider Association’s Michelle McGrath Discusses the Industry’s Goals and Challenges in 2020(February 21) – Cider is always taking people by surprise, according to American Cider Association executive director Michelle McGrath. “CiderCon always beats the expectations of people who have never been here before,” McGrath said of the annual gathering of hundreds […]

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Healdsburg, California – California Caboose Cider announced today a new addition to its portfolio, Hold the Line, a hard cider dedicated to the firefighters and first responders who fought tirelessly to save Sonoma County during the Kincade Fires in Fall of 2019. California Caboose Cider, a small-production hard cider company based in Healdsburg, plans to […]

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Niles, IL – Winesellers Ltd., the family-owned, global importer and marketer of fine wines, is proud to announce the introduction of Dunkertons Organic ‘Craft’ Cider Can in 330ml / 4pk (SRP $14.99). The cidery is celebrating its 40th birthday in 2020, after vanguard founders Ivor and Susie Dunkerton were inspired to craft organic ciders in […]

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Harrisburg, PA – Wyndridge Farm LLC of Dallastown, York County won Best in Show today at the 2020 Pennsylvania Farm Show, with their Cider, Northern Spy. Northern Spy, a Heritage Reserve cider, was fermented entirely with Northern Spy apples from Peters Orchards in Gardners, Pa. The acidic cider was described as aromatic and bright. Northern […]

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ARMADA, Michigan – Blake’s Hard Cider, the Midwest’s largest craft cidery, will spread the warmth this winter through its newest Kinder Cider – Saint Cheri – available beginning Dec. 1, 2019. As part of the company’s ‘Kinder Cider’ philanthropic product series, Blake’s Hard Cider has partnered with the Empowerment Plan, a Detroit-based nonprofit that employs […]

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Charlotte, North Carolina – Bold Rock, the #2 cider brand in the United States has signed a partnership agreement to become part of Artisanal Brewing Ventures (ABV), a unique platform created to support the growth ambitions of leading regional craft adult beverage companies. Through this partnership, Bold Rock becomes ABV’s fourth partner brand, combining with […]

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2019 U.S. Open Cider Championship Medal Winners & Grand National ChampionIn the sixth annual U.S. Open Cider Championship, cideries, wineries and breweries from Hawaii to Iceland entered over 300 ciders representing 24 different styles. The final round of judging was held in Buffalo, New York, and the judges were from Niagara College Teaching Winery, Niagara […]

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