Open for Apple Blossoms

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We’re so happy to be open this weekend on Saturday, May 6 for apple blossoms. We regret the delay in making the announcement, but it’s always tricky to predict when the trees will be in blossom. In fact, we might be open a day next weekend too, depending on the nature of the warm-up toward […]

Wassail 2017

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Wassail 2017 will be on Saturday, January 14 from 3:00-6:00. Join us for cider, a bonfire, toast & fixings, and an orchard walk to toast the orchard’s good health. Wassailing is a tradition in English cider orchards to wish the trees good health and a good harvest in the coming year. Though details differ from […]

Deep into Apple Season

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This update’s a bit late for us, so we’ll get right to the essential information: We have raw cider this weekend, all packaged in half-gallons. The apples are just beautiful right now. This weekend we have Haralson, Prairie Spy, Regent, Cortland, Scarlet Surprise, Spartan, and Honeygold. Keepsake and Greening will come next week. The Fireside were victims of […]

Dog(wood) Days!

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This weekend at the orchard we’re enjoying Dog(wood) Days, celebrating our dogs and the ciders we made in collaboration with Dogwood Coffee. We’re open on Saturday and Sunday this weekend from 10:00 until 6:00 both days. Cidery tours are at 11:00, 2:00, and 5:00 and the orchard tour is at 12:30 (with an additional orchard […]

Summer Update

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Our summer update in a nutshell: weeds, black raspberries, weeds, weeds, raspberries, weeds, weeds, weeds, apples! It’s only July 26, but we already picked our first bunch of apples, the Pristine variety, which is an excellent-quality summer apple. Honestly, they’re so good that the rest of the summer apples will be destined for the cider […]