• Nine Pin Ciderworks Releases Cucumber Lime Light Cider

    3 monthes ago - By Brewbound

    ALBANY, N.Y. - Nine Pin Ciderworks, New York's first farm cidery, announced the release of Cucumber Lime Light Cider, the first in the company's new light cider series that honors New York cider's colonial roots.
    In colonial New York, ciderkin, as it was called, was produced by soaking the remaining apple pomace from the apple press in water. The beverage was widely produced during America's colonial era and was often served with breakfast.
    Ciderkin was nearly lost to history due to the popularization of beer in the 19th century and Prohibition in the first half of the 20th century. Today...
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  • Brewery Ommegang Releases Hopstate IPA Brewed with New York-Grown Ingredients

    3 monthes ago - By Brewbound

    COOPERSTOWN, NY - Brewery Ommegang is proud once again to shine the spotlight on New York State hop farmers with the release of 2019 Hopstate IPA, an India Pale Ale brewed exclusively with New York State hops and New York-sourced barley malt. Hopstate IPA is part of the brewery's Farmhouse Series, a line of beers that draws inspiration from the brewery's home on the site of a historic 140-acre hop farm.
    Ommegang has long supported the resurgence of New York hop farming, with annual releases designed to showcase its produce. The fifth such release, this year's brew also includes two New...
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