Ali G is in search of unpasteurized apple cider, and even though justbeingpolite says none-too-politely “I think this gets asked every year,” Ali G’s still asking. The most popular recommendations on the boards are Cider Hill Farm, Honey Pot Hill Orchards, and Russell Orchards. tdaaa recommends that Ali stop by Cider Hill as it has a new hybrid, gingercrisp, that is “absolutely great.”

Meanwhile, nothing goes with cider like hot cider doughnuts, and the pastries from each of the aforementioned spots have their fans. Hounds also talk up the ’nuts at Wilson Farms: “As good as my back-home faves,” says ex-Michigander Prav. Get them “right out of the machine in the garden center,” advises ziggles. And Wilson Farms is one of the closer options for Bostonians.

Cider Hill Farm [Merrimack Valley]
45 Fern Avenue, Amesbury

Honey Pot Hill Orchards [North of Boston]
144 Sudbury Road, Stow

Russell Orchards [North Shore]
143 Argilla Road, Ipswich

Wilson Farms [North of Boston]
10 Pleasant Street, Lexington

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