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Cider from all angles: workshops with the Cider House producers

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All the cider knowledge you can ask for, in one place!

Presentations and discussions with Black Diamond Farm and Cider, Eve's Cidery, Kite & String, Redbyrd Orchard Cider and CU grad students!

Drop in and join up anytime 7-9:30 PM!

Join us for an whirlwind evening, World Cafe-style, as we delve into the art and science behind FLX Cider.  Each Cider House participating cidery will host a station for you to taste and chat, and explore apples and cider to your heart's content! 

Here's a teaser on what we'll explore:

  • Ian Merwin of Black Diamond Cider on the sugar+acid+tannin phenom that is dryness in cider
  • Vertical tastings of Eve's Cidery's 2014 and 2015 'Northern Spy'
  • Cellar tour and disgorging lesson with Jimmy and Garrett of Kite & String
  • Tasting Wheel- aromas and flavors in cider with Eric from Redbyrd Orchard Cider
  • Adam Karl and Lizzie Lombardi from CU discussing "How does what you do in the orchard affect the flavor of your fruit

Drop in anytime and join the party!  Lite fare and cider tasting go all evening!

Lite Bites Menu

Ciabatta grilled cheese and tomato with a side of house made pickles.  $6


Wide Awake Bakery, Good Life Farm


Garlic Dijon Egg Salad over baby tatsoi with peach herb vinaigrette, tomatoes, apples and thin sliced ciabatta bread.  $8


Oliver’s Organics, Good Life Farm, Remembrance Farm, Wide Awake Bakery


Field greens with shredded golden beets, sprouts, toasted pepitas, feta cheese and peach herb vinaigrette.  $5 Small / $10 Large


Remembrance Farm, Stick and Stone Farm, Dancing Turtle Farm, Lively Run Dairy, Good Life Farm


Cheese and fruit plate with grapes, apple, peach jam, chevre, blue cheese, swiss, and fresh bread.  $10


Black Diamond Farm, Good Life Farm, Lively Run Dairy, Northland Sheep Dairy, Crosswinds Creamery, Wide Awake Bakery


Bread, jalapeno honey butter, and house made pickles.  $4


Wide Awake Bakery, Kriemhild Dairy, Good Life Farm


Tomato tahini soup.  $4


Good Life Farm


White bean, bacon and collard greens soup.  $4


The Piggery, Stick and Stone Farm


Apple cinnamon oatmeal cookie.  $2


Good Life Farm, Kriemhild Dairy, Farmer Ground Flour