Fruity Cider Review: Original Sin Elderberry Cider

Fruity Cider reviews are dedicated to the fruit cider combinations that go beyond apple and pear. Cidery: Original Sin (New York,NY) Cider: Elderberry Cider Serving: 12 oz bottles Style: Fruity Cider Availability: Year-round Cider and Pizza. Always a great combination! And Original Sin Elderberry Cider with Parlor Pizza food did not disappoint. The addition of elderberries to ciders seems to be coming …

Welcome to Cider Soms

Hello and Welcome to Cider Soms “Introducing Wine Lovers to the World of Cider” Cider Soms has been an idea that we have had for the past several years and we welcome you to our blog. In addition to cider reviews this blog also has what we find cool about ciders and cider makers as well as events and food pairings. …

Traditional Cider Review: Bordatto Basandere

Traditional Cider reviews are dedicated to the ciders that are made with 100% apples. Cidery: Domaine Bordatto Etxaldea; Bordatto Etxaldea Cider: Basandere Serving:  750 mL bottles Alcohol Content:  8 % ABV Style: Traditional Cider Availability: Year-round We had a wonderful dinner last night at Graham Elliot Bistro in Chicago. In addition to the great food and great music we also …

Traditional Cider Review: Hogan’s Dry Cider

Traditional Cider reviews are dedicated to the ciders that are made with 100% apples. Hogan’s Dry Cider Cidery: Hogan’s Cider Ltd; Haselor, Warwickshire, UK Cider: Dry Cider Serving:  22 oz bottles Alcohol Content: 5.8 % ABV Style: Traditional Cider Availability: Year-round We spotted a few of Hogan’s Dry Cider tucked away in a corner of the cider aisle of our local liquor store. We …

Localicious

Come join us in celebrating the first day of spring at Localicious – a unique tasting event featuring local and sustainably produced food and drinks. This year Localicious takes place Friday, March 20 7:00pm – 9:30pm at the UIC Forum. Localicious is one of the many a highlights of FamilyFarmed’s 11th annual Good Food Festival & Conference, the nation’s oldest and biggest …

Unique Cider: Seattle Cider’s Gin Botanical

Unique cider reviews are dedicated to non-traditional cider styles and combinations.   Seattle Cider’s Gin Botanical Cidery: Seattle Cider Company; Seattle, WA Cider: Gin Botanical Serving:  22 oz bottles Alcohol Content: 6.5 % ABV Style: Unique Cider Availability: Seasonal – March through May Spring is almost here and we can’t wait for the polar vortex, feet of snow and dark cold nights (and days) …

Traditional Cider Review: Lehman’s Orchard Honeycrisp Hard Apple Cider

Traditional Cider reviews are dedicated to the ciders that are made with 100% apples. Lehman’s Orchard Honeycrisp Hard Apple Cider Cidery: Lehman’s Orchard; Niles, MI Cider: Honeycrisp Serving: 12 oz or 22 oz bottles. Alcohol Content: 6.8 % ABV Style: Traditional cider Availability: Year-Round This refreshing off-dry small batch cider showcases Lehman’s Orchard’s homegrown sweet and slightly tart honeycrisp apple. Appearance and Aroma The pale …