Category

Ulster County

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 landowners across five counties, the Germantown, NY–based cidery seeks out…

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 food. The brand is rooted in an historic neighborhood general…

HUDSON VALLEY FARMHOUSE CIDER

Producers, Ulster County

HUDSON VALLEY FARMHOUSE CIDER was founded in 1996 by award-winning farmer, cider master, and “Grand Dame of Hudson Valley Cider” Elizabeth Ryan at her original orchard, Breezy Hill, near Rhinebeck, NY. In 2014, Ryan saved the beloved, 200-year-old Stone Ridge Orchard in Ulster County from the threat of development by…