Join us at the CIA at Copia for our second annual Ciderfest! We will be featuring fall’s favorite fruit – apples – as we enjoy a day of seasonal libations, delicious eats, and fun entertainment. Spend the afternoon listening to live music, courtesy of The Pine Needles, and sample local ciders with friends and family […]

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House Bill 4897 gives brewers more freedom to sell, purchase, store beer and cider NORMAL, Ill., Aug. 11, 2018 — Gov. Bruce Rauner today signed legislation that makes it possible for Illinois brewers to serve a greater selection of beers at their own taprooms, giving smaller breweries new opportunities to expand their businesses without having […]

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COVINGTON, Ky. — After years of product testing and development Braxton Brewing Company is launching into a new category. Cans of Kickback Hard Apple Cider and Kickback Rosé Cider will be available across the company’s distribution network the week of July 23rd. Co-Founder and Brewmaster Richard Dubé has spent years developing the perfect cider, and it’s […]

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ARMADA, Michigan — One of the fastest growing craft hard cider companies in the US, according to Neilsen Data, continues to mature. Blake’s completed a $2 million production expansion last year, giving the Michigan cidery the ability to produce over 128,000 barrels annually. With the production capacity to meet ever-increasing demand, Blake’s is now focusing […]

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