Specialty Cider and Perry

2019

🏆 BEST IN CLASS GOLD
1st: Coffin Ridge Boutique Winery – Maple Rosemary
2nd: Tieton Cider Works – Lavender Honey Cider
3rd: Salt Spring Wild Cider – Bitter Orange Rosemary

🥇 GOLD
2 Fools Cider – Pinehopple
Big Fish Cider Co – Honey Ginger
Blake’s Hard Cider Co. – El Chavo
Bold Rock Hard Cider – Pearadise IPA
Bull City Ciderworks – Matador
Champlain Orchards Cidery – Cranberry
Cidrerie Milton – Cidre de feu
Colorado Cider Company – Pome Mel
Critz Farms – Maple Moon
Riverhead Ciderhouse – Blackberry Habanero
Salt Spring Wild Cider – Elderberry/Elderflower
Salt Spring Wild Cider – Hopped Apricot
St. Vrain Cidery – Dry Hopped Guava
Treehorn Cider – Earl of Marietta
Vermont Cider Company – Woodchuck Tank Series Belgian White

🥈 SILVER
1911 Hard Cider – Full Bloom
2 Towns Ciderhouse – Two Thorns
Alter Ego Cider – Camillia Noir
Ambrosia Orchard, Cidery, and Meadery – Beauregarde
Ash & Elm Cider Co. – Fickle Flame
Atlanta Hard Cider Company – Honey Bee
Bauman’s Cider Co – Rose’ of Pinot Noir
Black Creek Cider – Black Creek – Hint of Maple
Blake’s Hard Cider Co. – Grizzly Pear
Blue Moon Estate Winery and Cider Worx – Ravens Moon Dry Hopped Plum
Bull Run Cider – Watershed Marionberry
C.E.Petch Cidery and Distillery – Cidre Doux
Chain Yard Urban Cidery – Ginxberry
Champlain Orchards Cidery – Mac & Maple
Cider Creek Hard Cider – Dreams of Charlotte Series 1
Cidrerie Verger Bilodeau – Petit Bonheur
Citizen Cider – Big Juicy
Dave & Dani Craft Cider – Cranberry Hopped
Eden Specialty Ciders – Guinevere’s Pearls
Ernest Cider Co. – Ernest Cider Dry
Ernest Cider Co. – Impeachmint
Fieldstone Hard Cider Co. – Strawberry Basil
Gypsy Circus Cider Company – Berliner
Gypsy Circus Cider Company – Mango Lassi
Locust Cider – Honey Pear
Lost Valley Cider Co. – Currant Affair
Meriwether Cider Co. – Apricot Sage
Meriwether Cider Co. – Cherry Thyme Bomb
Odd Brothers Craft Cider – Funky Monk-y
Odd Brothers Craft Cider – Key Lime Sky
Salt Spring Wild Cider – Black Currant Akvavit
Seattle Cider Company – Apricot Oolong
Seattle Cider Company – Olympic Honey
Seattle Cider Company – Yerba Mate
Sly Clyde Ciderworks – Cut & Run
spoke+spy ciderworks – tepache mode
St. Vrain Cidery – Blackberry Botanical Cider
St. Vrain Cidery – Cardamom Chokeberry Cider
Stem Ciders – A Salted Cucumber
Stem Ciders – Sour Tart Cherry
Swift Cider – Pineapple Hop
Swift Cider – Pinot Rose
Thornapple Brewing Company – Ramblers Bane
Thornapple Brewing Company – Sriracha Sayonara
Thornbury Craft Cider House – Rosé Apple Cider
Thornbury Craft Cider House – Wild Blueberry Elderflower Apple Cider
Townline Ciderworks – Sandra Dee
Treehorn Cider – Forest Moon
Two K Farms – Colonnade
Vander Mill – Ginger Peach
Vermont Cider Company – Woodchuck Bubbly Rosé
Windswept Cider – Perennial

🥉 BRONZE
1911 Hard Cider – Honey Cider
1911 Hard Cider – Honeycrisp Wine
1911 Hard Cider – Rose Cider
3 Keys – Peach Flower
5 Penny Hard Cider – Lost Reception
Alter Ego Cider – Color Blind Rosé
Apple Valley Cider Company – Peach
Appleholic Cider Company – Oolonging for More Citra
Bauman’s Cider Co – Guava Grapefruit & Pink Peppercorn
Bent Ladder – Mulled Cranberry
Blackman Cider Co. – Spitzenburg & Quince
Blackman Cider Co. – Spitzenburg & Saperavi
Bryant’s Cider – Red Eye
Bull City Ciderworks – Goosberry Galaxy
Castle Hill Cider – Big Pippin Ginger Hopped
Castle Hill Cider – Big Pippin Prickly Pear
Celtic Marches – Toffy Dora
Chain Yard Urban Cidery – Rhubee Cyser
Cider House of Wisconsin – Cardinal Rule
Cidrerie Verger Bilodeau – Effervescent
Coastliner Craft Cider – Castaway
Colorado Cider Company – PearZarro
Courthouse Creek Cider – Blackberry Lavender
Diner Brew Co. – Bisou Miso
Elk Horn Brewery – Grape Perry
Embark Craft Ciderworks – Dreamcicle – Tropics
Eris Brewery and Cider House – Botanica
Ernest Cider Co. – Pina Colada
Grand Illusion Hard Cider – Blue Illusion
Grand Illusion Hard Cider – Mystic Citra Pineapple
Gypsy Circus Cider Company – Lambic and the Liar – Blackberry
Gypsy Circus Cider Company – Mexican Cake Mystic
Jefferson County Ciderworks – Lemon Lavender
Locust Cider – Mojito
Locust Cider – New England Amber
Locust Cider – Strawberry Hibiscus
Lost Valley Cider Co. – Cranberry Crush
Michigan Wine Company – Grandville
Odd Brothers Craft Cider – Modern Muse
Odd Brothers Craft Cider – The Carnie
Original Sin Cider – Dry Rosé Cider
Prototype Hard Cider – Prototype 2019
Ridge Cider Co. – Squeeze
Sea Cider Farm & Ciderhouse – Ginger Perry
Seattle Cider Company – Earl Grey
Serpentine Cider – Apricot hops
Serpentine Cider – Ginger peach
Snow Capped Cider – Magna Pomum / Vino
St. Vrain Cidery – Ginger Peach Cider
Stem Ciders – Rosé
Stormalong Cider – Red Skies at Night
Ten Towers Cider Co. – Soulless Pear
Treehorn Cider – Airing of Grievances
Twin Pines Orchards & Cider House – Crack Willow
Uncle John’s – Atomic Apple
Uncle John’s – Blossom Blend
Uncle John’s – Sidra de Tepache
Westview Orchards & Winery – Maple Jack

2018

🏆 BEST IN CLASS GOLD
1st: Chateau Morrisette – Cherry Ginger
2nd: Uncle John’s – The Blossom Blend
3rd: Meriwether Cider Co. – Apricot Sage

🥇 GOLD
2 Towns Ciderhouse – Pearadise
Cider Creek Hard Cider – Dreams of Charlotte
Incline Cider Company – The Legend Lemongrass
Salt Spring Wild Cider – Hopped Apricot
Tandem Ciders – Bee’s Dream

🥈 SILVER
5 Penny Hard Cider – Jingle Pear
Angry Orchard – Iceman
Appleholic Cider Company – Seed Spitter
Bauman’s Cider Co. – Citrus Hop
Big Hill Ciderworks – Fresa Amarga
Big Hill Ciderworks – Kriek
Big Hill Ciderworks – Michaux Mule
Bold Rock Hard Cider – Pearadise IPA
Brix Cider – Brix Cyser
Bulwark Cider – Bulwark Raspberry
C Squared Ciders – Lila
Cidrerie Verger Bilodeau – Effervescent
Eris Brewery and Cider House – Van Van Mojo
Ernest Cider Co. – Ernest Cider Dry
Ernest Cider Co. – Winter’s Blush
Fieldstone Hard Cider Co. – G.P.A. (Ginger, Peach, Apple)
Jaanihanso Cider – Jaanihanso Vintage Rosé Methode Traditionnelle 2016
Kings Highway – Ginger Snap
Kings Highway – Mexican Breakfast
Locust Cider – Honey Pear
Mawby Vineyards – Wild
Meriwether Cider Co. – Cherry Thyme Bomb
Northville Winery and Brewing Company – La Siguanaba
ORWA Cider Collective – QPA
Prototype Hard Cider – Prototype 90
Salt Spring Wild Cider – Burnt Apple Tequila
Salt Spring Wild Cider – Elderberry/Elderflower
Salt Spring Wild Cider – Plum Cider
Sea Cider Farm & Ciderhouse – Wolf in the Woods
Seattle Cider Company – Lemon Lavender
St. Vrain Cidery – Dry Hopped Ginger
Starcut Ciders – White Skies
Stem Ciders – A Salted Cucumber
Stoked Cider – Blue Palm
Swift Cider – Pineapple Hop
The BX Press – Lavender Raspberry
Treehorn Cider – Amarillo by Morning
Treehorn Cider – Miyabi
Twin Pines Orchards & Cider House – Crack Willow
Urban Tree Hard Cider – Rosé
Vermont Cider Company – Gumption Citrus Freak
Virtue Cider – Michigan Honey
Windswept Cider – Perennial – 2017

🥉 BRONZE
2 Towns Ciderhouse – 2 Thorns
AeppelTreow Winery – Siskin Scrumpy
Banter’s Hard Cider – Bushel and a Peck
Bee Well Mead & Cider – The Thirteen
Blake’s Hard Cider Co. – Grizzly Pear
Blue Moon Winery and Cider Worx – Raven’s Moon Ragged Ass Road Cider
Blue Toad Hard Cider – Ginger Ale Infused Amber Batch #1
Bulwark Cider – Bulwark Blush Cider
Century Tree Cider Co. – Black Cherry
Century Tree Cider Co. – Tupelo Honey
Cherry Creek Cellars – St. Tryphon
Cider Creek Hard Cider – Currant Affairs
Cider Creek Hard Cider – Ode to Chip
Cidrerie Verger Bilodeau – Le Petit Bonheur
Coastliner Craft Cider – Castaway
Collective Arts Brewing – Honey and Lavender Cider
Colorado Cider Company – Grasshop-ah
Corey Lake Orchards – Currant/Cacao
Corey Lake Orchards – Sour Cherry/Sage
Fieldstone Hard Cider Co. – Paint Creek Paddler
Fisher-Cote Farmstead – Ugly Apple – Wilding Apple Wine 2017
Fox Valley Winery – The Cider Farm – Cyser
Grand Illusion Hard Cider – Blue Illusion
Grey & Gold Cider – Summer Rose
Heartwood Farm & Cidery – Eve Goes Badass
Kings Highway – Irving Farm Especial
Kings Highway – Mainer Mojito
Liquid Alchemy Ciderworks – The-Dark-Cide(r)
Northville Winery and Brewing Company – Sanguina Sunrise
Pommies Cider Co. – Pommies Cranberry Cider
Red Clay Ciderworks – Bramblin’ Blackberry
Red Clay Ciderworks – HollaPina
Salt Spring Wild Cider – Bitter Orange Rosemary
Schaefer Cider Company – Whippersnapper
Sea Cider Farm & Ciderhouse – Ginger Perry
Seattle Cider Company – Gose
Seattle Cider Company – Imperial Honey
Seattle Cider Company – Olympic Honey
Snow Capped Cider – Magna Pomum
Spring Hill Cider Works – Lake Effect
Stem Ciders – Cranberry Cyser
Suttons Bay Ciders – Honey Pie
Swift Cider – Spiced Blood Orange
The BX Press – Blackcurrant Cardamom
Uncle John’s – Sidra de Tepache
Vermont Cider Company – Woodchuck Tank Series Pear Ginger
West Avenue Cider – Strawberry Trifection
Wild Cider – Blueberry Hibiscus
Wild Cider – Lemon Basil
York County Cider – Smoky Maple

2017

🏆 BEST IN CLASS GOLD
1st: Eden Specialty Ciders – Orleans Herbal
2nd: Red Rover Craft Cider – Barrel Reserve #2
3rd: Annapolis Cider Company – Hopped Pear

🥇 GOLD
1911 Established – Empire Dry Apple Wine
1911 Established – Honey Cider
Angry Orchard – Understood in Motion 01
Champlain Orchards Cidery – Murray Hill
Gypsy Circus Cider Company – Whirling Dervish
Hazlitt 1852 Cider Crafters – Cider Tree Elderflower
Hogan’s Cider – Libertine
Shiny Apple Cider – Shiny Apple Cider with Pinot Noir
Virtue Cider – Cherry Mitten

🥈 SILVER
1911 Established – Honeycrisp Apple Wine
2 Towns Ciderhouse – Hop & Stalk
2 Towns Ciderhouse – La Mure
2 Towns Ciderhouse – Super Cyser
Apple Outlaw – Chocolate Raspberry
B. Nektar – Zombie Killer
Big Fish Cider Co. – Mellifera
BlackBird Cider Works – New England Style Cider
C Squared Ciders – Ruby
Cider Brothers – Blueberry Zin
Cider Creek Hard Cider – Little Boy Brett
Cidrerie Verger Bilodeau – Le Petit Bonheur
Colorado Cider Company – Radl’ah
Crispin Cider – Crispin Night Cap
Descendant Cider Company – Pom Pomme
Ernest Cider Co. – Ebenezer’s Heist
Fieldstone Hard Cider Co. – G.P.A. Ginger Peach Apple
Forbidden Cider Co. – Lucifer’s Revenge
Garage D’or Ciders – Wicked & Weird
Gypsy Circus Cider Company – PuppetMaster: Shadow Puppet
Hogan’s Cider – Killer Sharp
Hogan’s Cider – Wild Elder
Incline Cider Company – The Scout Marionberry Cider
Jefferson County Ciderworks – Oaked Sour Cherry
Jefferson County Ciderworks – Pineapple Cider
Kings Highway Fine Cider – Beach Party
Kings Highway Fine Cider – Pineapple Smash
Kings Highway Fine Cider – Singapore Sling
KW Craft Cider – Hot Raspberry
Le Flanc Nord, Verger & Cidrerie – Cidre liquoreux
Locust Cider – Locust Blackberry Sage
Mill Bridge Winery – The OCC
Muwin Estate Wines – Bulwark Gold Cider
Nashi Orchards – Gingin
Red Rover Craft Cider – Blues Cider
Sea Cider Farm & Ciderhouse – Wolf in the Woods
Sietsema Orchards – Lemongrass
Snow Capped Cider – Magma Pomum
SoCal CiderWorks – Highland Tart
Starcut Ciders – Elita
Suttons Bay Ciders – Highlander
Swift Cider – Peach Oak
Swilled Dog Hard Cider – Granny’s Gold
Urban Tree Hard Cider – Peach (Urban) Tree
Urban Tree Hard Cider – Sweet Heat
Vermont Cider Company – Vermont Cider Co. Cerise
Vermont Cider Company – Vermont Cider Co. Wassail
West Avenue Cider – Bleuet Sauvage
West Avenue Cider – Bohemian Raspberry
WildCraft Cider Works – Pinot Barrel Aged Cherry

🥉 BRONZE
1911 Established – Brett
1911 Established – McIntosh Apple Wine
2 Towns Ciderhouse – 2 Thorns
2 Towns Ciderhouse – 6th Anniversary
2 Towns Ciderhouse – Bad Apple
2 Towns Ciderhouse – Flight of the Kiwi
2 Towns Ciderhouse – Hollow Jack
2 Towns Ciderhouse – Serious Scrump
Angry Orchard – Knotty Pear
Angry Orchard – Tapped Maple
B. Nektar – Slice Of Life
Bee Well Mead & Cider – Antrim Apple Pie
Bee Well Mead & Cider – Bargy’s Hard Cider
Big Fish Cider Co. – Monterey Maple
Buskey Cider – Buskey Belgian Candi
Cider Creek Hard Cider – Bourbon Barrel Aged Kriek Cyser
Cider Creek Hard Cider – Cascade Hopricot
Cider Creek Hard Cider – Smoked Up
Coffin Ridge Boutique Winery – Forbidden Wildflower Cyser
Cold Hollow Cider Mill – Barn Dance Hard Cider
Colorado Cider Company – Grasshop-ah
Colorado Cider Company – Pato Feo
Crispin Cider – Crispin Blackberry Pear
Crispin Cider – Crispin Bourbon Char
Crispin Cider – Crispin Honey Crisp
Crispin Cider – Crispin Rosé
Crispin Cider – Crispin The Saint
Elkhorn Brewery and Ciderhouse – PeaRiesling
Empire Cider Company – The Cider Lab – Empire Basil
Fieldstone Hard Cider Co. – Lemongrass Lemonade
Finnriver Farm and Cidery – Plum Cyser
Fisher-Cote Farmstead – Apple Wine 2015
Forgotten Ciders – Hot-n-Cider
Gary Awdey – Chocolate Raspberry Dessert Cider
Grey & Gold Cider – Wildflower
Griffin Cider Works – IngleNook
Incline Cider Company – The Legend Lemongrass Cider
Jefferson County Ciderworks – Baby Brett: Tangerine Cloud
Jefferson County Ciderworks – Hibiscus Rose
JK’s Farmhouse Ciders – JK’S Estate Reserve Apple Blossom Honey Cider
Kings Highway Fine Cider – Hoopty
KW Craft Cider – Vanilla Cream
Le Flanc Nord, Verger & Cidrerie – Cidre tranquille
Locust Cider – Locust Vanilla Bean
McKeown Cidery – McKeown Série Maître-cidriculteur “Pruche” Cider
Meraki Cider – Forager
Meraki Cider – Mirage
Meraki Cider – Waltzing Matilda
Methow Valley Ciderhouse – Pinnacle Goat
Muwin Estate Wines – Bulwark Rum Cider
Northern Natural Cider House & Winery – Lavender Apple
Northville Winery and Brewing Company – El Cadejo
Painted Turtle Hard Cider – Cozy Cabin
Red Rover Craft Cider – Spirit of Christmas Future
Renaissance Orchards – Bourbon-Barrel Dessert Cider #15
Revel Cider Company – Apfelgose
Rhinegeist Brewery – Cidergeist Wild
Ridge Cider Co. – Hop’d
Schaefer Cider Co. – Luck
Sea Cider Farm & Ciderhouse – Sassamanash
Seattle Cider Company – Oaked Maple
Spirit Tree Estate Cidery – Maple Scrumpy
Starcut Ciders – Erraticus 6
Stem Ciders – Spiced Black Currant
Sulker’s Cider – Hopped Up Afternoon Funk
Swift Cider – Purple Rain
Tandem Ciders – Bee’s Dream
The Infinite Monkey Theorem – Dry Hopped Pear Cider
Tractor Brewing Company – Tractor Cranberry Ginger Cider
Urban Forage Winery and Cider House – Gin Botanical Cider
Urban Tree Hard Cider – Rome’n Fiddler
Vermont Cider Company – Gumption Citrus Freak
Virtue Cider – Maple Mitten
Waterman’s – Berry Hoptimistic
West Avenue Cider – Cherry Beach
Wild Hare Hard Cider – Ophelia
WildCraft Cider Works – Mirabelle Plum

2016

🏆 BEST IN CLASS GOLD
West Avenue Cider – Bleuet Sauvage

🥇 GOLD
Big B’s Hard Cider – Chester Hoppearcot
Renaissance Orchards – Venetian-Velvet Dessert Perry
West Avenue Cider – Cherry Beach

🥈 SILVER
101 Cider House – SoCal Scrumpy
1911 Established Hard Cider – Brett
Big B’s Hard Cider – One Night Fruit Stand
Boyden Valley Winery – Vermont Ice Hard Cider
Carlton Cyderworks – AHH!!! Apricot-Honey-Habanero
Cider Creek Hard Cider – Cider Kriek
Common Cider Company – Blackberry Sangria
Common Cider Company – Hibiscus Saison
KW Craft Cider – Hot Ginger Cider
Les Vergers de la Colline – Le cuivré
Seattle Cider Company – Pumpkin Spice
Shiny Apple Cider – Shiny Apple Pinot Noir Cider
Sonoma Cider – The Wimble – Rhubarb Gose
Texas Keeper Cider – Ciderweizen
West Avenue Cider – The Catalyst

🥉 BRONZE
^5 cider – Hello Raspberry
^5 cider – Strawbasaurus Hop
Acme Venture Group – ¡Hola! Jalapeño
Angry Orchard – Elderflower
Angry Orchard – Knotty Pear
Angry Orchard – Summer Honey
Angry Orchard – The Old Fashioned
Bishops Orchards Winery – Honey Peach Melba
Blakes Hard Cider Co. – El Chavo
Blakes Hard Cider Co. – Tonic
Cider Creek Hard Cider – Saison Reserve
Crispin Cider Co. – Crispin Blackberry Pear
Crispin Cider Co. – Crispin The Saint
Crispin Cider Company – Crispin Pomegranate Pear
F.H.Prager – Prager Cider Honey
Flint City Hard Cider Co. – Blueberry Cobbler
Muwin Estate Wines – Bulwark Gold Cider
Noble Cider – Blue Bard
Noble Cider – Hopped Peach
Ridge Cider Co. – Squeeze
Seattle Cider Company – Three Pepper
Shiny Apple Cider – Shiny Apple Peach and Hibiscus
Sonoma Cider – The Crowbar – Habanero Lime
St. Ambrose Cellars – XR Cyser
Texas Keeper Cider – Cider Noir
Texas Keeper Cider – Grafter Blanc
Texas Keeper Cider – Grafter Rosé
Urban Tree Hard Cider – Sweet Heat

2016 – Applewine

🥇 GOLD
1911 Established Hard Cider – Empire Wine

🥈 SILVER
1911 Established Hard Cider – McIntosh Wine

🥉 BRONZE
1911 Established Hard Cider – Honeycrisp Wine
2 Towns Ciderhouse – Serious Scrump
Bishops Orchards Winery – Celebration
Shiny Apple Cider – Shiny Apple Wine
Sonoma Cider – The Imperial
Twin Pines Orchards & Cider House – Crack Willow

2016 – Mead

🥇 GOLD
2 Towns Ciderhouse – Super Cyser

🥈 SILVER
St. Ambrose Cellars – Evil Twins
Tandem Ciders – Bee’s Dream
Uncle John’s – Cyser

🥉 BRONZE
Arktos Meadery – Enchanted Horse
Vander Mill – Green Mill

2016 – New England Cider

🥈 SILVER
2 Towns Ciderhouse – Bad Apple
Bishops Orchards Winery – Stone House White
Cold Hollow Cider Mill – Barn Dance
Sea Cider Farm & Ciderhouse – Pippins

🥉 BRONZE
Snowdrift Cider Co. – Semi Dry
Spirit Tree Estate Cidery – Spirit Tree Winter Bliss New England Cider

2015

🥇 GOLD
Blake’s Hard Cider Co. – Cyser

🥈 SILVER
Frecon’s Cidery – Crabby Granny
Les Vergers de la Colline – CID Rosé
Liberty Ciderworks – Manchurian SV
Maiden Rock Winery & Cidery – Kingston Black Limited 2012
Seattle Cider Company – Three Pepper
St. Ambrose Cellars – X.R. Cyser
Texas Keeper Cider – Ciderweizen – 2013
Uncle John’s – Rosé
West Avenue Cider – Cherry Beach

🥉 BRONZE
Apple Outlaw – Tangerine Twist
Big B’s Hard Cider – Chester HoppearCot
Bishops Orchards Winery – Happley Impeared
Bishops Orchards Winery – Honey Peach Melba
Cider Brothers – Pacific Coast Pinot Grigio Hard Cider
Cider Creek Hard Cider – Cascade Hopricot
Cider Creek Hard Cider – Saison Reserve Cider
Common Cider Company – Hibiscus Saison
Distillery Lane Ciderworks – Limited
Northville Winery and Brewing Company – Brett de’Ville
Reverend Nat’s Hard Cider – Hallelujah Hopricot
Reverend Nat’s Hard Cider – Revival Hard Apple
Sonoma Cider – The Washboard
Spirit Tree Estate Cidery – Spirit Tree Sparkling Crabapple
West Avenue Cider – Gold Blush

2015 – Applewine

🥈 SILVER
1911 Hard Cider – Empire Dry
2 Towns Ciderhouse – Serious Scrump

🥉 BRONZE
Bishops Orchards Winery – Celebration
Bishops Orchards Winery – Stone House White
Frecon’s Cidery – Apfelwein
Humboldt Cider Company – Expecting Confidence
Robinette Cellars – Apple Wine
Twin Pines Orchards & Cider House – Crack Willow

2015 – Mead

🥈 SILVER
Methow Valley Ciderhouse – Honey Bear

🥉 BRONZE
Finnriver Cidery – Cyser

2015 – New England Cider

🥇 GOLD
Snowdrift Cider Co. – Semi Dry

🥈 SILVER
Sea Cider Farm & Ciderhouse – Pippins
Spirit Tree Estate Cidery – Spirit Tree New England

🥉 BRONZE
2 Towns Ciderhouse – The Bad Apple
BlackBird Cider Works – New England Style
Frecon’s Cidery – Hogshead
Les Vergers de la Colline – Les Russet
Reverend Nat’s Hard Cider – Providence Traditional New England

2014

🥇 GOLD
Angry Orchard Cider Company – Apple Ginger
Colorado Cider Company – Grasshop-Ah
The Infinite Monkey Theorem – Dry Hopped Pear Cider
Vermont Hard Cider Company – Woodchuck Cellar Series Smoked Apple
Virtue Cider – The Mitten
Virtue Cider – The Mitten (Reserve)

🥈 SILVER
2 Towns Ciderhouse – Ginja Ninja
2 Towns Ciderhouse – Hop & Stalk
2 Towns Ciderhouse – Nice & Naughty
2 Towns Ciderhouse – The Bad Apple
Bull Run Cider – Creekside Cranberry Perry
Carlton Cyderworks – Auld Lang Spice
Dickens Tasmanian Cider – Old English
Distillery Lane Ciderworks – DLC
Eaglemount Wine and Cider – Ginger Cider
Finnriver Cidery – Honey Meadow Seasonal Botanical Cider
Forbidden Brewing Co. – Hoppin Cider
Maiden Rock Winery & Cidery – Honeycrisp Hard
McClure’s Orchard & Winery – Granny’s 12
Meckley’s Cidery – 46 Dodge
Portland Cider Co. – Hop’rageous
Reverend Nat’s Hard Cider – Hallelujah Hopricot
Sea Cider Farm & Ciderhouse – Prohibition (Rumrunner)
Sietsema Orchards – Sietsema’s Hopped Cider
Sietsema Orchards – Sietsema’s LemonGrass Cider
Snowdrift Cider Co. – Cidermaker’s Reserve
Spicer’s Winery – Cider House Reserve
Spirit Tree Estate Cidery – Spirit Tree Sparkling Crabapple
Stem Ciders – Banjo
Vermont Hard Cider Company – Woodchuck Cellar Series Chocolate
Vermont Hard Cider Company – Woodchuck Cellar Series Dry Hop
Vermont Hard Cider Company – Woodchuck Private Reserve Barrel Select
Wandering Aengus Ciderworks – Anthem Blind Tiger Bourbon Barrel Aged Cider
Windy Hill Orchard & Cidery – Ginger Gold
Windy Hill Orchard & Cidery – Hoppin Johnny
Windy Hill Orchard & Cidery – Rusty Gold

🥉 BRONZE
2 Towns Ciderhouse – Bourbon Honey Special Sauce
2 Towns Ciderhouse – Traditions Ciderworks 2012 Bourbon Barrel Cider
Angry Orchard Cider Company – Cinnful Apple
Big Hill Ciderworks – Big Hill Bourbon Barrel Reserve
Bishops Orchards Winery – Happley Impeared
Blake’s Hard Cider Co. – Catawompus
Blue Bee Cider – Hopsap Shandy
Castle Hill Cider – Black Twig
Ciderboys Cider Company – Mad Bark
Finnriver Cidery – Solstice Saffron Seasonal Botanical Cider
Les Vergers de la Colline – CID Rosé
McClure’s Orchard & Winery – Bunny #13
McClure’s Orchard & Winery – Grandpa’s
McClure’s Orchard & Winery – Granny’s
McClure’s Orchard & Winery – Holiday Happiness
McClure’s Orchard & Winery – Uncle Billy
Meckley’s Cidery – Cherry Bomb
Northville Winery and Brewing Company – BBC
Northville Winery and Brewing Company – Half Nelson
Sietsema Orchards – Sietsema’s Bourbon Barrel Aged Orange Label
Snowdrift Cider Co. – Winter Red
Vermont Hard Cider Company – Woodchuck Farmhouse Select Original ’91
Wandering Aengus Ciderworks – Anthem Hops
Wandering Aengus Ciderworks – Pinot Barrel Aged Cider
West Avenue Cider – Cherry Beach
Wild Cider – Wild Spiced Apple Pie

2014 – Applewine

🥇 GOLD
2 Towns Ciderhouse – Serious Scrump
Twin Pines Orchards & Cider House – Crack Willow

🥈 SILVER
Northern Natural Winery – Apple Wine

🥉 BRONZE
Bishops Orchards Winery – Celebration
Bishops Orchards Winery – Stone House White
Robinette Cellars – Apple Wine

2014 – Mead

🥇 GOLD
Vander Mill – Cyser Van Doom

🥈 SILVER
Methow Valley Ciderhouse – Honey Bear
White Winter Winery – Cyser

🥉 BRONZE
Distillery Lane Ciderworks – Summer Buzz
Eaglemount Wine and Cider – Apple Mead
Vander Mill – Puff The Magic Cyser

2014 – New England Cider

🥇 GOLD
Snowdrift Cider Co. – Semi Dry

🥈 SILVER
BlackBird Cider Works – New England Style Cider
Boyden Valley Winery & Spirits – Vermont Ice Hard Cider
Sea Cider Farm & Ciderhouse – Kings & Spies
Sea Cider Farm & Ciderhouse – Pippins

🥉 BRONZE
Frecon’s Cidery – Hogshead
Les Vergers de la Colline – Les Russet

2013

🥇 GOLD
Finnriver Cidery – Fire Barrel

🥈 SILVER
2 Towns Ciderhouse – Nice N’ Naughty
Alpenfire Cider – Glow Rosé Hard Cider
Angry Orchard Cider Company – Apple Ginger
Carlton Cyderworks – Trapper
Crispin Cider Company – Crispin Honey Crisp Apple Cider
Crispin Cider Company – Crispin Saint Apple Cider
Crispin Cider Company – Fox Barrel Pear Wit Cider
Left Foot Charley – Cinnamon Girl
Spirit Tree Estate Cidery – Crabapple Blush
Vermont Hard Cider Company – Woodchuck Hard Cider Private Reserve Pink
Wandering Aengus Ciderworks – Anthem Hops

🥉 BRONZE
Angry Orchard Cider Company – Elderflower
Bantam Cider – La Grande
Black Star Farms – Black Star Farms Apple Cherry Hard Cider
Crispin Cider Company – Crispin The Bohemian Apple Cider
Crispin Cider Company – Fox Barrel Rhubarb Elderberry Pear Cider
Crows Hard Cider – Hopped
Crows Hard Cider – Kafen
Frecon’s Cidery – Crabby Granny
Griffin Cider Works – Honey Oak
Hoity Toity Cellars – Whipper Snapper Cider
Les Vergers de la Colline – CID Rose
McClure’s Orchard & Winery – Bunny #13
McClure’s Orchard & Winery – Granny’s
McClure’s Orchard & Winery – Jalapeño
Meckley’s Cidery – Hot Licks
Meckley’s Cidery – Summer Sweat
Meckley’s Cidery – Sweet “6”
Meckley’s Cidery – Wiem-R-Iner
Spicer’s Winery – Sweet Williams Cider House Reserve
Uncle John’s – Cinnamon Cider
Uncle John’s – Rosé Cider
Vander Mill – Blue Gold
Vander Mill – Totally Roasted
Vermont Hard Cider Company – Woodchuck Farmhouse Select Original ’91
Vermont Hard Cider Company – Woodchuck Hard Cider Limited Release Summer
Windy Hill Orchard & Cidery – Rusty Gold

2013 – Applewine

🥇 GOLD
McClure’s Orchard & Winery – Sweet Apple Wine

🥈 SILVER
Northern Natural Winery – Apple Wine

🥉 BRONZE
Allegheny Cellars Winery – Mountain Apple
McClure’s Orchard & Winery – Dry Apple Wine
Robinette Cellars – Apple Wine

2013 – Mead

🥇 GOLD
Robinette Cellars – Cyser

🥈 SILVER
Vander Mill – Founders Keepers

🥉 BRONZE
Meckley’s Cidery – Apple Essence
Redbyrd Orchard Cider – Pear Melomel
Uncle John’s – Cyser
Vander Mill – Sweet 73

2013 – New England Cider

🥇 GOLD
Snowdrift Cider Co. – Semi-Dry

🥈 SILVER
BlackBird Cider Works – BlackBird New England Cider
Reverend Nat’s Hard Cider – Reverend Nat’s Providence Traditional New England

🥉 BRONZE
2 Towns Ciderhouse – The Bad Apple
Les Vergers de la Colline – Les Russet

2012

🥇 GOLD
Crows Hard Cider – Ciderye
Uncle John’s – Rosé Hard Cider

🥈 SILVER
2 Towns Ciderhouse – Traditions Ciderworks Vintage 2011 Bourbon Barrel Cider
Alpenfire Cider – Spark! Semi-Sweet
Crispin Cider Company – Crispin Lansdowne
Crispin Cider Company – Crispin Stagger Lee
Crispin Cider Company – Fox Barrel Ginger Black Currant
Crispin Cider Company – Fox Barrel Mulled Cider
Crispin Cider Company – Fox Barrel Rhubarb Elderberry
Crows Hard Cider – Crows Hopped Hard Cider
Left Foot Charley – Cinnamon Girl Hard Cider
Ross-on-Wye Cider and Perry – Rum Barrel Medium Cider
Thistly Cross Cider – Glenglassaugh Whisky Cask Matured Cider

🥉 BRONZE
Crispin Cider Company – Crispin Cho-Tokkyu
Crispin Cider Company – Crispin Honey Crisp
Crispin Cider Company – Crispin The Saint
McClure’s Orchard & Winery – Bunny #13
McClure’s Orchard & Winery – Granny’s
Robinette Cellars – Hard Cider Seasonal – Limited Release
Spicer’s Winery – Cider House Reserve
Vander Mill – Opa’s Cider
Vander Mill – Totally Roasted

2012 – Applewine

🥈 SILVER
2 Towns Ciderhouse – Serious Scrump

🥉 BRONZE
Aspall – Aspall Cuvee Chevallier Cider
McClure’s Orchard & Winery – Dessert Apple Wine
Robinette Cellars – Apple Wine

2012 – Beer

🥈 SILVER
2 Towns Ciderhouse—A Tail of 2 Towns: Graff Style Cider
Vander Mill—Chapman’s Golden Strong

🥉 BRONZE
Old Boys’ Brewhouse—Apple Harvest Ale

2012 – Mead

🥇 GOLD
Uncle John’s – Cyser

2011

🥇 GOLD
Crispin Cider Company – Fox Barrel Apricot Pear
Crispin Cider Company – Fox Barrel Black Berry Pear
McClure’s Orchard & Winery – Bourbon Applewine
Spicer’s Winery – Cider House Reserve

🥈 SILVER
Crispin Cider Company – Crispin The Saint
Crispin Cider Company – Fox Barrel Mulled Cider
Eden Ice Cider Company – Orleans
Left Foot Charley – Cinnamon Girl
Lehman’s Orchards – Honeycrisp Cider
Uncle John’s – Fireball Cider
Vander Mill – Cider Masala

🥉 BRONZE
AeppelTreow Winery & Distillery – Perry
Alpenfire Cider – Pirate’s Plank-Bone Dry
Aspall – Aspall Cuvee Chevallier
Russell Orchards – Apple Blueberry Wine
Spirit Tree Estate Cidery – Crabapple Blush

2011 – Applewine

🥇 GOLD
McIntosh Cellars – Heirloom Gold

🥈 SILVER
Maiden Rock Winery & Cidery – Dolgo Crabapple Wine
McClure’s Orchard & Winery – Applewine
McClure’s Orchard & Winery – Applewine Dry
Uncle John’s – Apple Wine

🥉 BRONZE
Country Mill Winery – Country Mill Apple Wine
Russell Orchards – Baldwin Apple Wine

2011 – Beer

🥇 GOLD
Old Boys’ Brewhouse—LaBelle – Belgian Specialty Ale with Apple Cider

2011 – Mead

🥇 GOLD
Uncle John’s – Cyser

🥉 BRONZE
Robinette Cellars – Cyser

2011 – New England Cider

🥈 SILVER
Snowdrift Cider Co. – Semi-Dry Cider

2009

🥇 GOLD
Vander Mill – VanderMill NA

🥈 SILVER
Lehman’s Orchards – Honeycrisp Hard Apple Cider
Vander Mill – Black Tea Cider
Vander Mill – Michigan Wit

2009 – Applewine

🥈 SILVER
Robinette Cellars – Apple Table Wine
Uncle John’s – Applewine

2009 – Mead

🥇 GOLD
Uncle John’s – Cyser

🥈 SILVER
Robinette Cellars – Cyser

2009 – New England Cider

🥇 GOLD
Snowdrift Cider Co. – Semi-Dry Cider

🥈 SILVER
Uncle John’s – New England Cider/Seasonal

2008

🥈 SILVER
AeppelTreow Winery & Distillery – Perry

🥉 BRONZE
Uncle John’s – Pear Wine

2008 – Applewine

🥇 GOLD
AeppelTreow Winery & Distillery – Autumn Glory 2005

🥉 BRONZE
McIntosh Cellars – Golden Russet
Bronze – Uncle John’s – Select Harvest Applewine

2008 – Mead

🥉 BRONZE
Uncle John’s – Cyser
White Winter Winery – Cyser
Robinette Cellars – Cyser

2007

🥇 GOLD
AeppelTreow Winery & Distillery – Aeppeltreow Perry

🥉 BRONZE
Robinette Cellars – Autumn Cyser

2007 – Applewine

🥉 BRONZE
Holmberg Orchards & Winery – 3 Sheets
Uncle John’s – Select Harvest Apple Wine

2007 – Mead

🥈 SILVER
AeppelTreow Winery & Distillery – Aeppeltreow Cyser
Uncle John’s – Cyser
White Winter Winery – White Winter Cyser

2006

🥈 SILVER
Black Star Farms – Pear Wine

🥉 BRONZE
AeppelTreow Winery & Distillery – Sparrow Spiced Cider
Cascade Winery – Apple Cinnamon Wine

2006 – Applewine

🥈 SILVER
Uncle John’s – Fruit House Apple

🥉 BRONZE
AeppelTreow Winery & Distillery – Summer’s End

2006 – Mead

🥇 GOLD
Long Island Meadery – Apple Cyser

🥈 SILVER
Uncle John’s – Fruit House Winery Cyser

2005

🥇 GOLD
Black Star Farms – Sirius Maple Dessert Wine

🥈 SILVER
Black Star Farms – Sirius Pear Dessert Wine

🥉 BRONZE
Black Star Farms – Pear Wine

HONORABLE MENTION
Cascade Winery – Unknown

2005 – Applewine

🥇 GOLD
Uncle John’s – Fruit House Apple Wine

🥈 SILVER
AeppelTreow Winery & Distillery – Autumn Glory

🥉 BRONZE
Uncle John’s – Apple Dessert Wine

HONORABLE MENTION
Uncle John’s – Ol’ Fashioned Apple

2005 – Beer

🥉 BRONZE
Unibroue—Ephemere Apple

2005 – Mead

🥇 GOLD
White Winter Winery – Cyser

🥈 SILVER
Uncle John’s – Cyser

🥉 BRONZE
Long Island Meadery – Apple Cyser


Applewine was a distinct style category from 2005-2016. Most Applewines are now entered in Specialty Cider and Perry.

Beer was a distinct style category from 2005-2016. Most Beers are now entered in Specialty Cider and Perry.

Mead was a distinct style category from 2005-2016. Most Meads are now entered in Specialty Cider and Perry.

New England Cider was a distinct style category from 2005-2016. Most New England Ciders are now entered in Specialty Cider and Perry or Wood Aged Cider.