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Today’s Cider News

Nine Pin re-releasing specialty spring cider, “CIDER SANGRIA”(March 30) – Nine Pin Ciderworks will be re-releasing their spring specialty cider, “Cider Sangria,” for the turn of the season. You can enjoy the specialty cider in bars across New York, restaurants, and retailers that carry Nine Pin products, as well as Nine Pin’s very own testing […]

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2 Towns Ciderhouse Introduces TeaREX Killer Tea, a Roarsome Hard Tea

Corvallis, Oregon – Expanding into a new and fast-growing beverage category, 2 Towns Ciderhouse unleashes TeaREX Killer TeaTM, a premium hard tea brand focused on Jurassic-sized flavor, high-quality ingredients, and a roarsome 8% ABV. TeaREX Killer Tea is the latest innovation under the 2 Towns total beverage umbrella and, along with its flagship 2 Towns […]

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ACA Welcomes 20 New Certified Pommeliers™ Following CiderCon® 2023

The American Cider Association is thrilled to announce that twenty people have newly earned the title of Certified Pommelier™ as a result of the exam held at CiderCon® 2023 in Chicago, Illinois last month. It is the largest passing cohort of any Certified Pommelier™ exam to date. The new Certified Pommeliers™ are: Ann Marie Thornton […]


Portland Cider Kicks Off 2023 With Mango Mimosa Cider

CLACKAMAS, Oregon – Portland Cider Company is beginning the new year with a bright, sunny new seasonal cider: Mango Mimosa. This fruit-forward cider pairs Northwest apples with ripe mangos and a bright splash of citrus for a trip to the tropics. “Mango Mimosa captures the essence of summer in a can,” said Helen Lewis, marketing […]


Portland Cider – New Release Brightens Up the Winter

CLACKAMAS, Orgon  –  As the days grow colder and the nights grow longer, Portland Cider Company is pouring liquid sunshine on the wintry Pacific Northwest weather with its refreshing, limited-run Lemon Drop Cider. Sweet-tart Meyer lemons provide a balanced citrus flavor, which is enhanced by delicate notes of cider-steeped elderflower, adding complexity. The cider is […]

New Angry Orchard Hardcore Dark Cherry Apple 8% Imperial Hard Cider is available nationwide now.

Angry Orchard Hard Cider Kicks Off Fall with New Hardcore 8% ABV Imperial Cider

WALDEN, New York – Angry Orchard, the nation’s leading cider maker, announced the launch of Angry Orchard Hardcore Dark Cherry Apple Imperial Hard Cider. Imperial higher ABV options are driving growth across beer, FMB and cider categories, so Angry Orchard’s newest innovation marks the brand’s first nationally available 8% ABV cider. Made with traditional bittersweet […]


Stem Ciders RiNo Moves to Former Preservery Building Making Way for Howdy Bar

LAFAYETTE, Colorado – Giddyup! In just five months since Stem Ciders acquired Howdy Beer, the two brands have been busy working on growing wider national distribution. Today, Stem Ciders and Howdy are excited to share even more exciting news, which seeks to open the next great frontier for both brands. After nearly 10 years at […]


Bishop Cider Opens New Cidercade Location in Fort Worth, Texas

Bishop Cider, a Dallas-based hard cider manufacturer, opened the newest location of their Cidercade entertainment venue in Fort Worth, TX on August 23, 2022 at 5pm. Cidercade has dozens of taps of Bishop Cider, serves artisanal food, and offers an “entertainment buffet” where patrons pay a nominal admission fee, and all games and activities are […]


Yonder Cider celebrates two years of excitement and growth

SEATTLE – Yonder Cider, one of Washington’s top independent cider producers, is changing the game of craft cider as they celebrate two wild and crazy years in business. Created out of a true love for cider and all things apples, Yonder Cider launched in August 2020 during the heart of the pandemic, selling its first […]


Red Clay Ciderworks Releases Chai Jacked Cider

Red Clay Ciderworks Releases Chai Jacked Seasonal Can on Saturday, August 27th in Charlotte, NC.  Chai Jacked is their most anticipated seasonal cider of the year. It features Appalachai’s chai spice, a touch of brown sugar, & real pumpkin puree. Yes, it’s a pumpkin cider, but the overall flavor combination makes this sweater weather pleaser […]

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Stem Ciders Releases Flock Star Watermelon Cider in Partnership with Denver Zoo

LAFAYETTE, Colorado – Stem Ciders is getting a little wild by teaming up with their longtime partner, Denver Zoo, for the wider release of Flock Star, which has now evolved into a watermelon cider. Originally released in 2021 to commemorate the Zoo’s Flock Party, one of the organization’s largest fundraising events, Flock Star began as […]


Stem Ciders Hosts Pickle Party with The Real Dill Celebrating A Salted Cucumber’s Addition to Year-Round Cider Lineup

LAFAYETTE, Colorado – One of Stem Ciders’ most inventive culinary-inspired ciders is moving to the main stage as A Salted Cucumber, their iconic cucumber cider, now joins the Stem Ciders flagship lineup. Crafted with 100% fresh-pressed apples from the Pacific Northwest, A Salted Cucumber is dry-hopped with Cascade and Citra hops. It is then finished […]


Diskin Cider Set to Hold 4th Babe Fest Alongside the Release of Babe Magnet Cider

NASHVILLE, TN (August 8, 2022) – Diskin Cider (Nashville’s first craft cidery) is set to hold their annual ‘Babe Fest’ this upcoming weekend, Friday through Sunday, August 12-14, alongside the re-release of Babe Magnet– a fan-favorite seasonal Strawberry Lime Rosé Cider. Their fourth annual Babe Fest will feature a weekend of live music, vendor partners, […]


Seattle Cider Summit Welcomes Back Festival Goers this September

The annual Cider Summit Seattle, the region’s largest hard cider tasting festival, is back after a pause for the pandemic! Cider Summit Seattle will take place Friday, September 9 from 3 – 8 p.m. (VIP session at 2 p.m.) and Saturday, September 10 from noon – 5 p.m. at Lake Union Park @ MOHAI, 860 […]


10th Cider Summit Portland returns June 10 & 11

PORTLAND, Oregon – Cider Summit Portland, the area’s largest cider tasting festival, will be held in Portland on June 10 and Jun 11 at The Fields Park, 1099 NW Overton St. in Portland’s Pearl District. This year, Cider Summit returns to an in-person celebration in Portland after two years of virtual events. Attendees will enjoy […]


2 Towns Releases ‘Bigger, Badder, Bolder’ Sequel to The Bad Apple

CORVALLIS, Oregon – 2 Towns Ciderhouse is back and badder than ever with its newly released Super Bad Apple, a flagship line expansion of its ever-popular imperial-style cider, The Bad Apple. Available in stores now, Super Bad Apple is crafted with massive notes of fresh-pressed apple cider and just the right touch of sweetness that balances out […]


Schilling Cider Team Launches Vida Maté, a Healthier, Caffeinated Yerba Maté Crafted in the Pacific Northwest

Portland, Oregon & Seattle, Washington –The team behind Schilling Cider, the leading cider producer in the Pacific Northwest, today announced the launch of Vida Maté, a new line of low-calorie, non-alcoholic yerba maté beverages that seek to transform the caffeine experience. Crafted to elevate the traditional South American “super beverage” with the craft quality of […]


Portland Cider Co. Heads East with Launch of Colorado Distribution

CLACKAMAS, Oregon – Portland Cider Co. has expanded its distribution footprint to include the state of Colorado through a partnership with Eagle Rock Distributing. Colorado makes the fifth state where Portland Cider is available, joining Oregon, Washington, Northern Idaho, and Northern California. Effective immediately, craft cider fans throughout Colorado will be able to enjoy Portland […]


Austin Eastciders Launches Limited Release Passion Fruit Cider

AUSTIN, Texas – Texas cidery and flavor-forward innovator Austin Eastciders is excited to announce their latest innovation: Passion Fruit Cider! Developed as a fan-favorite in the brand’s tasting rooms, the new flavor takes Austin Eastciders’ premier seasonal slot for the summer, replacing smash hit Watermelon. Dave Rule, SVP Marketing at Austin Eastciders said, “we have […]


Stem Ciders Releases Leaves and Carrot Ginger Turmeric as Two New Botanical Ciders

DENVER, Colorado – As an ingredient-first cidery, Stem Ciders continuously draws inspiration from the fresh, all-natural fruits, plants, herbs, and spices available from our own gardens and kitchen pantries. Such is the case with Stem Ciders’ newest upcoming Botanical cider releases, Leaves and Carrot Ginger Turmeric. Both of these new cider entries ring in at […]