Entries Tagged as 'Cider'

Meet Aspall Cyder’s 8th Generation Cydermaker at Capitol Cider Tomorrow

November 24th, 2014 · No Comments · Cider

Aspall Cyder has been producing cider since Clement Chevallier planted orchards and started the business in the town of Aspall, “A tiny hamlet north of the small market town of Debenham in mid-Suffolk,” back in 1728. The Chevallier family still lives and works among the same orchards today, and Henry Chevallier Guild is now the […]

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Schilling Cider House to Open September 6 in Fremont with 32 Taps

August 25th, 2014 · 2 Comments · Cider

Cider drinkers in Seattle are about to have another place to explore the ever-expanding number of options available in the market. Schilling Cider House is brought to you by Colin Schilling, who is the owner & founder of Seattle’s Schilling Cider. In addition to their own ciders, they will feature quality cider from producers all over the country and world. […]

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Cider Summit Seattle to Offer 100+ Ciders on September 5 & 6

August 11th, 2014 · No Comments · Cider, Events

We are smack in the middle of a another beautiful (and warm) Seattle summer. But, before you know it you’ll be putting away your shorts and wondering why the hell it is getting dark out at 5pm. That’s why you have to take advantage of all your opportunities to drink outside while you still can. […]

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Pacific Northwest Cider Awards Features 3-Day Festival in Seattle June 6-8

May 27th, 2014 · No Comments · Cider, Events

A new event that aims to highlight some of the great ciders being made in the Pacific Northwest is coming up in about a week and a half. The Pacific Northwest Cider Awards will feature a 3-day festival in Seattle, kicking off on Friday, June 6 and lasting through Sunday, June 8. 25+ ciders will […]

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Washington Cider Industry Celebrates Passage of Growler Bill

March 11th, 2014 · 8 Comments · Cider

For cider drinkers who would like to bring draft cider home to enjoy, a bill approving growler fills for cider was recently passed. I’m a big fan of growler fills for beer, and it is nice to see cider getting equal treatment. Press Release from the Northwest Cider Association: Olympia, WA – Lawmakers have passed […]

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Woodinville’s New Grizzly Ciderworks Looks to Bridge Gap Between Beer & Cider

October 29th, 2013 · 2 Comments · Cider

Cheers to the new Grizzly Ciderworks, which just opened this past weekend in Woodinville. You can visit their taproom (shared with Vessel Wines) Thursday – Sunday, and you should start seeing their ciders at bars and restaurants around the area any day now. I look forward to trying their dry-hopped ciders and visiting the facility […]

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Washington Cider Week Kicks Off Tomorrow

September 4th, 2013 · No Comments · Cider, Events

What better way to celebrate the end of summer (we have three more weeks here in Seattle, right?) than a festival? The Third Annual Washington Cider Week kicks off tomorrow, September 5, and runs all the way through September 15. The highlight looks to be the Fourth Annual Cider Summit taking place this Friday & […]

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Intro Cider Weekend in the Books – PDX Trip Delivers

June 24th, 2013 · 2 Comments · Cider

In a post last week I said that I was going to start delving into hard cider, and I’ll be damned if I didn’t deliver on that promise on our trip to Portland this past weekend. I can honestly say that I probably drank more hard cider on Friday and Saturday than I had previously in my […]

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Hopping on the Cider Bandwagon

June 20th, 2013 · 2 Comments · Cider

What is this “cider” thing I keep hearing about? I’ll admit that while I have done a bit of hard cider coverage here on SBN in the past, I have not explored the beverage much at all myself. I’ve been pretty busy drinking beer…and wine more often than you’d know. If you haven’t noticed, hard […]

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Special Ice Cider Tasting at Full Throttle Bottles Tonight for WA Cider Week

September 12th, 2012 · No Comments · Cider

If you are a fan of hard cider, chances are you already know that this is Washington Cider Week. Check out the website for a full list of events taking place across the state (there are a lot!). Tonight at Full Throttle Bottles in Georgetown, they will be tasting a selection of special Ice Ciders. […]

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