Learn cider, cheese at workshop

Kay Michaels, cheesemonger for NYC’s Eataly, and Ellen Cavalli, co-owner of Windsor based Tilted Shed Ciderworks, will be co-presenting a cider and cheese workshop featuring ciders from both the east and west coast.

By | August 1st, 2014|0 Comments

Welcome to cider country

A countless number of times we have heard Sonoma County referred to as ‘Wine Country’. I would be preaching to the choir if I told you that this part of the world is also making some of the best beer. Now that we have that established, it’s time to open [...]

By | June 20th, 2014|0 Comments

Devoto Orchards cleans up at cider competiton

Sebastopol's Devoto Orchards cleans up in prestigious cider competition.

By | March 26th, 2014|1 Comment

Cheese festival organizers don’t forget the beer

Seminars highlight potential of pairing cheese with beer or cider.

By | March 20th, 2014|0 Comments

Economic Development Board puts beer on the map

EDB offers interactive online map of Sonoma County's beer, cider, and spirits producers.

By | February 4th, 2014|1 Comment

Sonoma Cider gets some love from Forbes

Sonoma company named one of the year's 'Hottest Startups.'

By | December 19th, 2013|2 Comments

Devoto releases ‘Save the Gravenstein’ cider

Devoto Orchards Cider is releasing a drink made only from local apples.

By | November 14th, 2013|1 Comment

More on Beer, Cider, and Spirits conference

Beer business is booming, but the age of the lager is fading, Lagunitas founder tells first ever Sonoma County Beer, Cider, and Spirits conference.

By | November 13th, 2013|3 Comments

More questions than answers on cider

Once in a while, reporters just have to admit what they don't know. In a story out this morning, we explore a peculiar little bill that zipped through the California legislature earlier this year and was signed into law by the governor. It makes a change to the state's liquor [...]

By | October 16th, 2013|0 Comments

Tilted Shed to debut barrel-aged cider

Tiled Shed Ciderworks is preparing to debut its twist on the 2012 harvest with Barred Rock, a bourbon barrel-aged cider that they describe as "a plush, savory sipper, with notes of amaretto, vanilla, and toasted marshmallow." The cider will debut at the Slow Food Russian River Local Cider & Cheese [...]

By | October 7th, 2013|0 Comments

Harvest Fair adds beer to tasting lineup

  Proving that Wine Country is in fact also Beer Country, the annual Sonoma County Harvest Fair is offering a lineup of local beers this weekend. The tasting pavilion, traditionally the stomping ground for wine, will feature brew pours from Dempsey’s, Fogbelt Brewing, Lagunitas, Bear Republic, 101 North, HenHouse, and [...]

By | October 1st, 2013|1 Comment