Shacksbury cider cans

Drink This Now: Shacksbury Dry & Semi-Dry Ciders, in Cans

Gone are the days of settling for a watery macrobrew during your glass-prohibited summer trips to the mountains, the woods, and the ocean. With due respect […]

The Belkin Family Lookout Farm Hard Cider Taproom

Lookout Farm Hard Cider Plants the Seeds for a City Restaurant

Lookout Farm has been in operation for 365 years, and its current family of owners would like to see it continue for another couple millennia. A farm-to-table […]


The Best Hard Ciders in New England

Artifact, Shacksbury, and more.


Vermont’s Worthy Kitchen Is Coming to Brookline

  Worthy Kitchen, a comfort food and craft beer haven in Woodstock, Vt., is definitely a worthy destination for food fans. But later this year, […]


Drink This Now: Hopped Scrumpy, by Bantam Cider Company

The weekend is so close, you can almost taste it. In this series, we highlight a must-drink beer, cocktail, glass of wine, boozy milkshake, etc. […]


Husk Cider to Debut at Row 34 and Island Creek Oyster Bar

Dry, subtly sweet, bright, and lively, a crisp cider like the soon-to-be-tapped Husk can be an elegant accompaniment to a briny, buttery Island Creek oyster. […]

Bukowski Tavern

Sip on Cider in 2016: Two Events in Boston

If you need any more convincing that hard cider has earned its place among today’s conscientious drinkers, you may pay a visit to one of the […]

Artifact Cider Project

Artifact Cider Project Is Now Available Around Boston

Maybe you’ve sampled some of Artifact Cider Project’s varyingly dry, juicy, and complex ciders at a local Drink Craft Beer fest, or perhaps you’ve been […]

Far From the Tree Cider

Far from the Tree Dreams Up Four Lovecraft-Inspired Ciders for October

October is Salem’s month, and the city’s new, hard cider taproom, Far from the Tree, is marking the occasion with four fantastical fermentations inspired by the […]


Downeast Cider House Expanding to the Boston Harbor Shipyard in Eastie

Downeast Cider House is expanding into East Boston, marking the Charlestown-based cidery’s fourth expansion in as many years. Downeast signed a five-year lease for 16,000-square-feet […]


Best of the Day: Bantam Cider’s Big Summer Kickoff – June 4, 2015

Welcome to Best of the Day, our daily recommendation for what to check out around town. If you do one thing in Boston today, consider […]


Lookout Farm Taps Into the Growing Cider Market

This week, another intriguing newcomer enters the booming craft cider category, as the 364-year-old Belkin Family Lookout Farm in South Natick, one of the oldest working […]


From L.A. to Sherborn: The Unlikely Story of Massachusetts’ Best New Cidery

After 16 years in the music business (first at Rykodisc, then MCA) Shannon Edgar had had enough. He was done with the major labels, the […]


Bantam Cider Releases ‘Americain’ in Cans

Bantam Cider co-owners Dana Masterpolo and Michelle da Silva have been major proponents of the growing craft cider movement in Boston ever since they launched their […]


The 12 New England Cideries to Visit This Fall

Hard cider is now the fastest growing alcoholic beverage in the country with production nearly tripling since 2011. Sparked by the insatiable interest in craft […]