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CIDER SUMMIT SF ANNOUNCES FULL LINEUP OF CIDER PRODUCERS
Tickets on Sale for Leading Hard Cider Tasting Event in the Presidio
San Francisco, Calif. – Cider Summit San Francisco is excited to announce the full lineup of ciders and programming details for the region’s largest cider tasting festival. In its second year in the Bay Area and new, expanded location at the Civil War Parade Ground in the Presidio, Cider Summit SF will take place onSaturday, April 25, 2015 from 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Cider lovers will come together to taste over 150 ciders from 46 cideries, including 74 ciders from California, and other regional favorites and international classics.
Event highlights include:
- Enjoy specially paired food selections from the Whole Foods Market Truck, Slow Hand BBQ and others
- Taste varieties of fresh-pressed apple juice from Gowan Orchards
- Compete in apple bowling from Presenting Sponsor, Whole Foods Market
- Hang out in the “Dog Lounge” hosted by Berkeley Humane & Wag Hotels
- Shop in the event store featuring Cider Summit SF t-shirts and other merchandise
Just announced cider producers participating include:
101 Cider House
2 Towns / Traditions
Atlas Cider Co.
Aspall Cyder House
Bite Hard Cider
California Cider Company
Ciders of Spain
Crispin Cider Co.
Eden Ice Cider Co.
E.Z. Orchards Cidre
Farnum Hill Ciders
Golden State Cider
Horse & Plow
JK’s Almar Orchards
Le Face Cachee de la Pomme
Orchard Gate Imports
Red Branch Cider
Reverend Nat’s Hard Cider
Santa Cruz Scrumpy
Sea Cider Farm & Cider House
See Canyon Hard Cider
Schilling Hard Cider
South City Ciderworks
Specific Gravity Cider
Tag & Jug Cider
Tieton Cider Works
Tilted Shed Ciderworks
Two Rivers Cider Company
Vermont Hard Cider Co.
For those seeking to utilize public transportation, the complimentary PresidiGo shuttle runs throughout the day from several locations in San Francisco. SF MUNI also operates multiple bus routes to the Presidio. There is also ample onsite parking. If you prefer not to drive, Uber is offering a special promo code to get people to and from the Cider Summit. Enter the promo code CIDERSUMMITSF to get a free first ride up to $20. Ride credit is for new Uber users only and is not valid on uberTAXI.
Cider Summit SF is presented by Whole Foods Market, along with supporting sponsors Upcider Gastropub, Orchard Garden Hotel, Wag Hotels, KIND Snacks, BART, and Morris Distributing. Cider Summit will benefit The Institute for Myeloma & Bone Cancer Research, Berkeley Humane, and the California Cider & Perry Association.
1st ever GOOD CIDER Event March 18 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
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The Standard Cider Co. from Brotherhood
More Good News: “Cider will be on sale at the event, so you can plan on taking home a bottle of your new (and old) favorites!”
It’s The 3rd Annual New York Cider Revival at the New Amsterdam Market in New York City this Sunday, November 24, 2013 from 11AM – 5PM.
Visit The New York State Cider & Thanksgiving Market for A Chance to Win Your Own Cider Library AND Support The New Amsterdam Market.
Several New York Cidermakers will be in attendance, including: Blackbird Ciders, Breezy Hill Orchard, Docs Hard Cider, Orchard Hill Cider Mill and Sovereign Cider. Meet The Cidermakers & enjoy some cider. See the full list of vendors at The New Amsterdam Market website here.
Aaron Burr Bourbon Barrel Cider is only available at a handful of select establishments in the North East, and in very limited quantities.
A few sources we might suggest:
Jimmy’s No. 43 NYC
The Queen’s Kickshaw Astoria, Queens, NY
If You Find It – Drink It. We sincerely believe you will not be disappointed. You won’t have the opportunity to drink this cider again for at least 14 months.
Andy Brennan ages his small batch micro-crafted cider in bourbon barrels for 2 years – and there won’t be another release until very late in 2014 .
Here is a link to our tasting notes for Aaron Burr Bourbon Barrel Cider Sparkling.
If you want to explore the world of Aaron Burr Cider click here
And do read and enjoy Aaron Burr Cider’s Cider 101: True Cider in America