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Founded by Ross Brockman and Tyler Mosher (and later adding Ross’s brother, Matt), this ciderie came from a love of fresh apple products off a family orchard. Tom, who runs the orchard in the heart of New England apple country, presses their cider year-round, and they go about the process of turning it into delicious hard cider. They’re so close to the farm, they can have an apple picked and the juice from it fermenting in the matter of a single morning. Priding themselves on using only the best ingredients–never concentrate, artificial sweeteners or “natural flavoring’–they commit themselves to using pure, fresh-pressed juices and all-natural ingredients in all of their beverages. After a first operating off the farm, then out of a mill, and a couple moves in between, they are now located in Boston, and have a taproom and tours (by reservation) open to the public.

Currently in their line is the Original Blend, a crisp, no-nonsense unfiltered cider brewed only with Tom’s apple cider and ale yeast; the Cranberry blend adds a tartness, with only the addition of fresh cranberry juice; and then there are four seasonal blends: Maple, which adds (you guessed it) maple syrup, Summer, with a little lemon juice, rind and ginger root, Pumpkin, which adds pumpkin mash and a little homemade chai brew and Winter, which holds the warming cinnamon bark and nutmeg.