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Cider

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The Bay Area is drinking 42% more alcohol than usual during Covid-19 stay at home orders

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

We are such over-achievers. " . . .During the first week of sheltering in place, Bay Area residents drank more alcohol than usual — 42% more than usual, in fact, according to data from BACtrack,...

Long Beach Beer Lab for challah and baking supplies (and beer!)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

Long Beach Beer Lab has pivoted from gastropub to seller of sundries. In addition to beer and pizza, it's offering eggs, milk, flour, yeast, bread, etc. for pick up or delivery via postmates. http...

Taco Temple | Morro Bay - SLOCo

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

Taco Temple in Morro Bay has been one of Chowhound's favorite destinations on the Central Coast, judging from the 150+ mentions on this site. It changed hands a couple years ago, and expanded to a ...

Tin City Cider Taproom | Paso Robles

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

Taking advantage of having a designated driver, this was my chance to indulge in a five-cider tasting flight. Making friends with Chad sitting next to me at the bar, he shared Playin with the Bo...

Hard Ciders/Hard Seltzers: favorites?

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by gutreactions 6 months ago

Just delving into the world of hard ciders and seltzers. I see signs popping up at local crafters. I read that 'hard seltzers' started showing up in the marketplace less than a decade ago. What are...

Mission Trail Ranches Taproom in Shandon

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by carlhensler 6 months ago

If you like cherry hard cider, you will love Mission-Trail. Their ranch is in Bradley, CA, but their tasting room is about 25 miles east of Paso Robles on 46. I was just there and bought a mixed...

Enchanted Cherry by Santa Fe Cider Works

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 7 months ago

Our original plan for the day was to stop at Sazon https://sazonsantafe.com/ for a fancy cocktail post-dinner at Rancho de Chimayo https://www.chowhound.com/post/rancho-de-chimayo-chimayo-mexico-10...

Snow-Line Orchard & Winery | Oak Glen - San Bernardino County

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 9 months ago

Apple season is back in the mile-high orchards of Oak Glen. I confess to being completely unaware of this growing area until a friend clued me in last year. On November 1 on my way to Palm Springs,...

'Ice Cider'

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by surayabay 9 months ago

Hi, does anyone know a retailer who sells 'Ice Cider', (in Lake County, Illinois?) It's a dessert wine, (10-11% alcohol by volume), made from frozen apples left to freeze on the tree and then pick...

How long can apple cider last if I boil it everyday?

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by lisaleira 1 year ago

I have this spiced apple cider I made that has to live in the fridge for now. If I boil it in it’s little sauce pot every day, how long will it last unspoiled?

Cider and Donuts in the NW???

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by bigsuff 12 years ago

Does anyone know of any true cider mills in the NW that also make their own donuts on premises? I'm a Michigan boy that has been without my beloved fall tradition of visiting cider mills and hav...

Sonoma County Cider Week, Aug 3-12, 2018

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

"In the spirit of community and camaraderie, Sonoma County Cider makers have banded together to kick off the first Sonoma County Cider Week from August 3rd - 12th. The cider-centric celebration wil...

New England Cider Week Spring preview party, Sat May 12th (Boston MA)

BostonBestEats
by BostonBestEats 2 years ago

"The Hawthorne‘s extra-early, sneak peek preview of New England Cider Week (which will be here before you know it – it’s October 24th-29th). On Saturday, May 12th, cider lovers can head over to...

What to serve with mulled cider

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by akdad 2 years ago

Making mulled cider in the slow cooker spiked with brandy for a group of friends, and was trying to think of something to eat. Not a huge fan of scrambling for lots of h'orderves but not wanting to...

Sebastopol Community Apple Press, 2017

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

The Sebastopol Community Apple Press opens for the season on Saturday, August 5, 2017. It's a free community service. You can find out where to buy apples in Russian River Valley, reserve a slot an...

Indigeny Reserve Cider Works & Distillery | Sonora Gold Country

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

Stopped by Indigeny Reserve to taste through the hard ciders served on tap and available for sale in bottles. My favorite was the organic, no preservative version only sold at the cidery. I liked t...

ATASCADERO: Cider Fest and trip report

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by glbtrtr 3 years ago

Planted ourselves at the very lovely CARLTON HOTEL in downtown Atascadero for two days to explore the surrounding area and attend their 2nd Annual Cider Fest and Pig Roast on Saturday night at the ...

Where can I buy English style hard cider in LA?

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by french roast 11 years ago

I just got back from a trip to London. I drank a considerable amount of a wonderful drink known as "cider" to them, but apparently it's "hard cider" to us here in the US. Where has it been all my l...

Apple Cider (fresh and unfiltered): is it safe?

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by silence9 13 years ago

I grew up drinking freshly pressed apple cider (non-alcoholic) during the autumn from roadside stands and orchards, to the best of my memory. Haven't had the good/real stuff in ages. But over the y...

ATASCADERO - MAY 13, 2017 - Cider Festival and Pork Roast

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by glbtrtr 3 years ago

Heading up to Atascadero for this Cider Fest and Pork Roast Festival and finally staying at the refurbished Carlton Hotel - and poke around my own back yard instead of always driving past on 101. ...