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Producers

LINDNER’S CIDER

Delaware County, Producers

LINDNER’S CIDER IS LOCATED on NY-26 in Hamden, NY, at a historic cider mill along the West Branch of the Delaware River. Ciders are pressed in their barn on a pre-prohibition, Adirondack-made apple press. If Hamden is the “Heart of…

ABANDONED HARD CIDER

Producers, Ulster County

THE DUO BEHIND Abandoned Hard Cider forages apples from wild and abandoned orchards across the Hudson Valley for use in their blends. They craft refreshing dry ciders using a rich and exciting variety of apples as the foundation. Working with…

MERCHANT’S DAUGHTER CIDERWORKS

Producers, Ulster County

MERCHANT’S DAUGHTER is a small New York cider producer that sources heirloom apples from family-owned Hudson Valley orchards. They apply a winemaker’s approach to create award-winning blends that have a subtle balance, are immensely drinkable, and pair stunningly well with…

FORTHRIGHT CYDER & MEAD

Agriculture, Producers

FORTHRIGHT IS A NANO-CYDERY with big dreams and big ideas. In 2018, husband and wife team Japheth Fitzpatrick and Michelle Eaton took their passion for cyser and homebrewing to the next level. With a number of amateur homebrewing awards under…

AWESTRUCK

Delaware County, Producers

AT AWESTRUCK, THEIR NAME is their mission – they craft hard ciders that will leave you, well…awestruck! They have an insatiable thirst for tweaking, testing, and experimenting with apple varietals, yeast species, and botanical ingredients to push the boundaries of…

Is Your Cider Dry or Sweet?

Producers, Production

TANNINS ARE POLYPHENOLS found in apples (and red wine grapes, tea leaves, and other fruits and vegetables). Thanks to decades of research, especially in the wine world, we have a good understanding of how tannins interact with sugar and acid…