Tag Archives: sampling

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    New York Cider Week

    New York City Cider Week usually takes nine days – to celebrate real cider, the fermented kind, with a focus on the growing number of cider-makers in New York State. But back in 2010 when NY Cider Week began, the organizers invited Farnum Hill to become a founding participant. Why? Well, we were the first […]

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    NH: Shaker Museum Cider & Cheese Festival, Enfield

    Beautiful place, beautiful season, delightful refreshments. Easy to find the the fun in this fundraiser. TICKETS: Adults $12, Ages 13 to 17 $8, Ages 12 and under $5, Families of three or more $25 (parents or guardians with children under 18). Email & Phone number below.

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    NH: Cider Tasting New Hampshire Liquor Store Milford

    Here’s Louisa again – this pic was taken last week at a store tasting in the Warner NH Liquor Store.  Come to Milford, taste the cider, this isn’t school or work. But it is fun and quick.

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    NH: Cider Tasting New Hampton Liquor Store #44

    These store tastings are no-frills but yes-fun because so many interesting people stop to taste. Drop in, New Hampton!

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    May 26th Tasting: NH Liquor Store Plaistow

    Summer-ready Extra Dry & Semi-Dry: cool, dry, appetizing, less alcoholic than wine.   Market Basket Plaza 32 Plaistow Rd Plaistow, NH 03865 Phone:(603) 382-8511  

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    May 18th Tasting: NH Liquor Store Merrimack #59, 4:30-6:30

    Summer-ready Extra Dry & Semi-Dry: cool, dry, appetizing, less alcoholic than wine, made in NH from true cider apples at our orchard, where they grow. SO local, SO delicious (assuming you prefer dry beverages to sweet ones…) Merrimack Shopping Ctr 6 Dobson Way, Ste A Merrimack, NH 03054 (603) 424-2521

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    May 11th Tasting: NH Liquor Store Nashua

    Summer-ready FH Extra Dry & Semi-Dry: cool, dry, appetizing, less alcoholic than wine. Nashua has several liquor stores! This is NHLC Store #50, on the DW Highway inches from the Mass line.

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    May 5th Tasting: NH Liquor Store West Lebanon

    Taste summer-ready Extra Dry & Semi-Dry: cool, dry, appetizing, less alcoholic than wine.

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    May 4th Tasting: NH Liquor Store New London

    Summer-ready Extra Dry & Semi-Dry: cool, dry, appetizing, less alcoholic than wine.

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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 7: Orchard Cider Year

      February 17 OUTDOORS:  Pruning on and on under a dull sky. Big trees, busy pole saw. But today, a quick tribute to the small Wheeler Saw (highlighted) hanging from Otis’ belt. Designed specifically for pruning, patented in 1956 (you can see the application on line), excellent as ever.             […]

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    Cider News Roundup…It’s Spring!

    Hope springs eternal! The resurgence of the cider category (and news thereof….) means we are all hoping that cider is going to be a fact of American imbibing. The charming Chris Lehault (I just met him last month at famed beer geek mecca, NYC’s Blind Tiger) of Serious Eats/Serious Drinks/The Cider Press, shines a spotlight […]

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    Farnum Hill’s Boston Blitz, Help Needed

    After some holiday time, traveling time and kid flapping time, I’m starting to get back into work mode. We had a visit from charming Amanda, a Boston-area Bruins fan, wine blogger, and cider enthusiast this past Saturday. (She blogs at the Wineing Woman so check that out.) Jess and I walked her through some of […]

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    Out and About, Mid/Late May edition

    Another busy few days for all of us at Farnum Hill Ciders — Louisa is in Brooklyn, working with our retailers and restaurant partners; she’ll be topping off the visit with a tasting Thursday at the ever-popular Heights Chateau. Newcomer Mackenzie is pouring at Downtown Wines & Spirits Thursday in Somerville (so please be nice […]