Entries Tagged as 'Cider'

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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Cider Summit Returns to Seattle on September 8

August 14th, 2012 · No Comments · Chris Clemetson, Cider, Deverie Hart

Fans of cider, and those looking to learn more about the beverage (like myself), shouldn’t miss this event. Press Release: SBS Imports and the Seattle Beer Collective are pleased to announce the return of the Cider Summit NW Festival to Seattle, WA.  The third annual Seattle event will be on Saturday, September 8, 2012 from 11am-7pm […]

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Cider Summit NW Returns to South Lake Union Discovery Center Park

August 23rd, 2011 · No Comments · Cider

(Seattle, WA)  August 21, 2011   SBS Imports and the Seattle Beer Collective are pleased to announce the second annual edition of Cider Summit Seattle. The event will be on Saturday, September 10, 2011 from 11am-7pm at Discovery Center Park in South Lake Union near Westlake & Denny Way. Last year’s inaugural Cider Summit was the […]

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Seattle Times: Port Townsend Great Place to Explore Washington Hard Cider

December 9th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Cider

If you haven’t noticed, hard cider continues to get more, and more attention. Just like Washington breweries were ahead of the curve when it came to craft beer, Washington cideries are doing the same for the growing industry these days. Check out this well-written piece from the Seattle Times covering three cideries located around Port Townsend: Wildfire […]

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