Tag Archives: Cider events

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    Bottle Rocket Store Tasting NYC

    This wine & spirits shop became a landmark remarkably fast – renowned for selection, presentation, education and service. The management have been adventurous, ciderwise, for several years, so we especially value this store. Plus there’s a fancy gin tasting at the same time! So drop on in! A few blocks north of the Flatiron Building: […]

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    Ciderfeast, Brooklyn Kitchen

    All inclusive, indoor, walk around tasting. Survey of cider from around the world. Taste classic cider styles from Spain, France, UK alongside their New York and American cousins. Small plates by chefs, too! Jimmy’s No. 43 Pop Up at Brooklyn Kitchen, williamsburg 100 frost st. Brooklyn NY Entry Cost: $45 BUY TICKETS

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    “Hidden Stars” (CiderWeekNY Tasting Showcase)

    Farnum Hill is forever an honorary New York cidermaker. We were asked to the the first New York Cider Week because back then there weren’t enough New York cidermakers to make it work. We were already veterans.  So per Gotham, Farnum Hill lies somewhere in New Yorpshire, though now you could fill the Empire State […]

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    Growler Day on Farnum Hill, 12-6PM

    Come fill or refill your half-gallon jugs right here in the cider room each Growler Day. Free tasting before you decide. BRING ID!

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    4:30-6:30 Tasting, Lee NH Liquor Store #71

    Pouring Farnum Hill Extra Dry, Semi-Dry, Farmhouse – all bubbly – AND our Extra Dry Still, which has no bubbles. Still ciders remain unusual in the States, but our XDStill is beloved by people who just don’t like bubbles. World-wide, where apples grow, cider is the summer drink. Our dry NH orchard ciders are delicious, […]

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    4:30-6:30 Tasting, Derry NH Liquor Store #20

    Pouring Farnum Hill Extra Dry, Semi-Dry and maybe Farmhouse., our “cheep & cheerful.” Either way, our dry NH orchard-made ciders refresh your senses and cool you down on the hottest days! The world around, where apples grow, cider is #1 in summer!

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    4:30-6:30 Tasting, Gorham NH Liquor Store #52

    Pouring Farnum Hill Semi-Dry and Farmhouse. We’ll try to persuade the manager to bring in some Extra Dry by then. Our refreshing, delicious dry NH ciders help you make August heat enjoyable. Around the world where apples grow, cider is the coolest summer drink!

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    4:30-6:30 Tasting, Glen NHLC Store #54

    Pouring Farnum Hill Extra Dry, Semi-Dry, and Farmhouse. Our dry, refreshing, NH orchard-made ciders are delicious, food-friendly, and just fun.  Around the world where apples grow, cider is the coolest summer drink!

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    4:30-6:30 Tasting, Milford NHLC Store #30

    Pouring Farnum Hill Extra Dry, Semi-Dry, and Farmhouse. Around the world where apples grow, cider is the coolest summer drink! Our dry, refreshing, NH orchard-made ciders are delicious, food-friendly, and just fun.

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    4:30-6:30 Tasting, Nashua NH Liquor Store NW #32

    Pouring Farnum Hill Extra Dry, Semi-Dry, and Farmhouse. Around the world where apples grow, cider is the coolest summer drink! Our dry, refreshing, NH orchard-made ciders are delicious, food-friendly, and just fun.

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    4:30-6:30 Tasting, Meredith NHLC Store #42

    Pouring Farnum Hill Extra Dry, Semi-Dry, and Farmhouse. Our dry, refreshing, NH orchard-made ciders are delicious, food-friendly, and just fun. Around the world where apples grow, cider is the coolest summer drink!

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    Hanover NH Co-op Store Tasting

    FH Extra Dry and Dooryard 1701, come and enjoy!

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    Week 4 ’17 Orchard Cider Year

    January 23 OUTDOORS: Down in the summer pick-your-own field, the invisible star of Jeff’s 2017 raspberry pruning is: a new hip!  Which works way better than the worn-out one. Otherwise not much is different except he got into the raspberries a month earlier than last year, and also clouds not sunshine set the palette of […]

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    Week 38, Orchard Cider Year

    September 22, INDOORS: It’s hard to photograph Wanda because she moves so fast but Brenda caught her at each end of a siphon hose, racking barrel batches into a cube tank.  She seems to have noticed the camera.  BTW that word “ACID” looks kind of sinister but really it means “wicked acidic juice for balancing […]

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    Week 30, Orchard Cider Year

    OUTDOORS: Updates! Top right, John & Brown are replacing those battered white temporary mouse-guards, (rapidly wrapped round the newly planted trees back in May, top left) with dug-in black mesh for the long run.  As usual, John & Brown got here from Jamaica in time to kick up the pace of work as everything grows.  […]

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    Behind the Chicago Cider Summit and …

    This is Alan Shapiro. Around him, something called a Cider Summit is drawing hordes of happy cider explorers to taste a mad range of ciders.  Since 2010, more & bigger smooth & stylish Summits have happened in various cities every year, thanks to Alan, Mya, Kelsey, Jamie and crew at SBS Imports.  Six years on, […]

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    Week 6: Orchard Cider Year

    February 10  INDOORS: Look! Nicole LeGrand Leibon, aka Her Sensory Amazingness, home from the West Coast after teaching sensory analysis to hordes of attendees after #CiderCon!  It’s hard hard work helping people’s minds to separate, isolate and name the many (& changing) strands of aroma, flavor and texture  woven into a sensory “experience.” (Also exhausting […]

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    Wassail Hurray!

    Wassail, a cider bar offering a huge variety of well-made ciders and apple spirits, plus cocktails, plus a delicious menu, has opened in NYC. In this photo the place looks quiet but two days later it was jammed with jolly folks for the grand opening  on March 24th. ‘Wassail’ has meant many things:  ‘your good […]

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    See you at NYC Wine Riot 2013?

    Well, you kind of knew that ‘cider’ is the fermented juice of apples the way ‘wine’ is the fermented juice of grapes, right? So you get why for years we’ve poured FH Ciders at big wine shows. The next one is the 2013 New York City Wine Riot, Friday and Saturday September 20th-21st in the […]

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    Noo Yawk Cider Week 2013

    New York Cider Week has been very very good to us in its first two years, so we are happily planning for NY Cider Week 2013, October 18-27th. Confirmed so far, a store tasting on Thursday Oct. 24th at Astor Wines, which since 2002 has purveyed FH Ciders in the Big Fruit. And again we’ll […]

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    Cider News Roundup, pre-harvest edition

    Well, summer is coming to a close at Poverty Lane Orchards.  We’ve noticed that as temperatures drop, the cider world comes to life.  So before we get even farther behind on our scan of cider news, here’s an update from near and far. (CW) First, a huge congratulations and shout out to the Northwest Cider […]

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    New York and New Jersey, here we come!

    Another week at Poverty Lane Orchards and Farnum Hill Ciders is concluding in a flurry of work. I have just the smallest sense of what it means to move an army — as we’re deploying three people in three different locations Monday and Tuesday of next week.  We’ll be working in New Jersey with Hunterdon, […]