hard cider


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hard cider

[¦härd ′sīd·ər]
(food engineering)
Fermented apple cider that contains less than 10% alcohol.
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We're seeing drinkers start to experiment with hard cider much like they did with craft beer years ago, through using cider as an ingredient in cooking, pairing cider with foods, in cocktail recipes, and even people making cider at home," says Sipes.
Now in the startup phase, Crafted Pints is Dayton, Ohio's first craft brewery producing hard cider.
We don't believe cider is going to do what it did in the past, which is to say be a category that shrank overnight," says Eli Aguilera, marketing executive for Johnny Appleseed, the new Anheuser-Busch InBev hard cider.
The large planters had the capability to produce hard cider year round, and that production was in the hands of men.
Other apples he grows to add acidity to his hard ciders didn't fare as well, however.
The objective of research at Cornell University was to evaluate the effects of various pre-fermentation juice treatments on the quality of hard cider and evaluate them as an alternative to sulfite treatments.
While hard cider has had fans for centuries -- at least since 1165, when monks brewed it by pressing apples and fermenting the juice until the sugar turns to alcohol -- it is gaining popularity in new circles as some consumers are drifting away from microbrews and wine coolers.
C&C Expands Reach Further: In late 2012, Irish drinks group C&C acquired US craft cider maker Vermont Hard Cider for EUR230mn, giving the group a 48% share of the fast-growing American cider market.
About Angry Orchard Cider Company: Angry Orchard Cider Company's cider makers have been experimenting with apple varieties and unique flavors to develop hard cider recipes for 20 years.
Hard cider is having a renaissance: It's now the fastest growing category of adult beverages sold in the U.
Vermont Gas and NG Advantage LLC have started development of a gas island which includes an offloading station and a small pipeline network which will connect Agri-Mark s Middlebury plant, Vermont Hard Cider and Middlebury College.