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Get ready for the Third Annual Hopped Cider Fest! I am currently gathering the finest hopped ciders from across the country for the greatest showcase of hoppiness ever assembled in the known universe. Keep your eyes glued to this webpage for more details as they are unveiled.
The Date: Saturday, April 23rd
The Time: 12pm-9pm
The Place: My Public Taproom
The Cost: $20 for entry, commemorative tasting glass and 7 tokens each worth a 4 oz pour. Additional tokens are $2.
The Rules: 21+ only, no dogs
The following is an incomplete and quite possibly slightly incorrect list of ciders available for your enjoyment. With the exception of 3, every single one of these hoppy ciders is made especially for this festival and cannot be found anywhere else in the world.*
- Cider Riot! Rock the Kazbek- Kazbek hops in apple cider with white peppercorn and allspice
- Cider Riot! Opal S.A.S.H.- Opal Hops in Opal apple cider
- Cider Riot! Southern Peach- Ella Hops and peaches in apple cider
- Cider Riot! Corundum Fragaria- Safir Hops and strawberries in apple cider
- Cider Riot! Chaos de Tejas- Amarillo Hops and Blood Oranges in apple cider
- Schilling & Company Dank Berry- marionberry & raspberry cider with hops
- Schilling & Company Grapefruit N Hops- grapefruit cider with hops
- Bauman’s Cider Company/Rev. Nat’s Collaboration Hopped Cider X1
- Wildcraft Simcoe-hopped Aronia Berry Cider
- Finnriver Farm & Cidery Hopping Through The Forest (fir tips & hops)
- Finnriver Farm & Cidery Goschie Cascade (fresh hops)
- Wandering Aengus Barrel-aged Anthem dry cider with fresh citra and cascade hops.
- Wandering Aengus Barrel-fermented anthem cider co-fermented with Kazbek, Cascade, and Hallertauer Blanc hops
- New West Cider 6 hop combo: Cascade, Centennial, Amarillo, Galaxy, Galena, and Merkur
- Rack & Cloth/pFriem Collaboration Hopped cider, TBD
- Apple Outlaw Double Dank Hop (Simcoe hops + pineapple)
- Apple Outlaw Feelin’ the Bern (Willamette & Warrior hops + mango + habanero)
- High Five Cider Strawbasourus hop (strawberry cider with Sorachi ace, Nugget, and Cascade hops)
- 2 Towns Cider Imperial Hop & Stalk (rhubarb cider with citra hops)
- Incline Explorer
- Ncider Pear Hoppin Cider
- Reverend Nat’s Hallelujah Hopricot
- Reverend Nat’s/Coalition Brewing Collaboration Hopland in Space
- Reverend Nat’s Barrel G Hopricot (bourbon barrels)
- Reverend Nat’s Dry-Hopped Sour Cherry (citra & cascade)
- Reverend Nat’s Dry-Hopped Whiskey Sour (equinox)
- Reverend Nat’s Imperial Dry-Hopped Revelation Newtown Pippin (chinook & amarillo)
- Reverend Nat’s UK-hopped Hallelujah Hopricot (goldings & fuggles)
- Reverend Nat’s UK-hopped Revival Dry (challenger)
- Reverend Nat’s Fresh Hop Hallelujah Hopricot (cascade & amarillo)
- Reverend Nat’s Shoot the Glass (Mosaic dry-hopped Revival)
- Reverend Nat’s Dry-hopped Tepache Mimosa (mosaic)
- Reverend Nat’s/Enso Winery Collaboration Vinocot (cascade)
* With the exception of Incline Explorer, Ncider Pear and my own classic & arguably the benchmark Hallelujah Hopricot.
In final addition, we will have food available for purchase from Sizzle Pie.