Ananas by Slim Pickens

Has anyone else noticed the surge of pineapple ciders the past year or so? It’s a topic that comes up at the cidery at least once a quarter. It seems that Ace is the pioneer of pineapple these days, but there a few others that have more than a straight up “in your face” pineapple […]

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Tamborrada Recap

Buenos Dias, Cider Lovers! Boy, it has been a weird week. Last Wednesday it was 15ºF and by Sunday it was 59ºF. On the big snow day, some friends and I went to two Spanish restaurants and had some sidra which will be in my next post. Today, I wanted to talk about my evening at […]

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Cider Artisinal by AVAL

Ahhhh another snow day here in Atlanta. I slipped and fell while taking the first picture in this blog and that hurt enough for me to sit my butt home and work on a few tastings. No driving = drinking Honestly, I am sick of this “will it snow? will it not?” dance in Atlanta […]

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Poma Áurea by Sidra Trabanco

Continuing the Spanish cider train with Poma Áurea by Sidra Trabanco out of Lavandera, Gijón, Asturias, Spain. Asturias is the leader in cider (or sidra) production in Spain. It’s very similar to how Burgandy, France is held in the world of wine. Spanish cider is usually poured by an expert server known as an escanciador. The bottle is held […]

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Hosting the Female Bottle Share

Hello my dear cider drinkers! I hope you had a relaxing week with your loved ones filled with food, Netflix, and cider. I’ve been stockpiling cider bottles and cans to fill posts for the first 3 months so I won’t have any excuse not to post. This past month has been an insane hurricane. We […]

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Cold Day in Hops by Mercier

Hello everyone! I’m back! I’ve missed you (and drinking cider). It’s been a crazy two months. Urban Tree has won a boatload of awards, we just released our first bottled one-off cider (a double barrel aged), and we’ve been poppin’ up at festival after festival. Personally, I’ve been working on getting settled in my house, […]

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