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November 17, 2015Can’t Miss Food Events This Week: Virginia Cider Week -- Washingtonian.com
by: Nelson Billington
Drink more cider: Apple lovers, rejoice: Virginia Cider Week is here. While many of the events are held in the southern part of the state, you’ll find a number around Washington including tastings, pairing dinners, tap takeovers, and more. See the full lineup of events for details.
November 12, 2015Sip Cider
by: Stephanie Ganz
SIP: VIRGINIA CIDER
Cider lovers, your week starts this Friday! There are a ton of cider-related activities, including but not limited to a Potter’s Cider Paired Dinner at Harvest Grocery + Supply, a Cucpake and Cider pairing at Carytown Cupcakes, a Food Truck Takeover with Dutch & Company chefs, and a Potter’s Cider and Fried Chicken dinner at Pasture. Delve into the Cider Week VA website, and plan your next week accordingly.
November 12, 2015Richmond Food News Week of Nov 9-13th -- Richmond Magazine
by: Stephanie Breijo
- Ready your palates for cider in its best, boozy form because Cider Week Virginia is back, starting tomorrow, with tastings, classes and cider-inspired dinners that showcase local cideries. Blue Bee Cider holds a cidermaking workshop, the 17th Street Farmers’ Market throws a cider festival, and Pasture, Saison, Acacia Mid-town and more host cider dinners throughout the week. Find the full schedule at ciderweekva.com.
November 12, 201513 things to do in the D.C. area on the weekend of November 13-15 -- Washington Post
by: John Taylor
Friday-Sunday: Cider Week Virginia events start Friday, including a handful in Alexandria. Daniel O’Connell,s, a King Street pub, hosts a Virginia Cider Tap Takeover on Friday and Saturday, featuring Bold Rock and Potters. And Rustico on Slater’s Lane will have food pairings with ciders from Castle Hill, Albemarle Ciderworks and Foggy Ridge. Find more details and events atwww.ciderweekva.com.
November 10, 2015Top 8 Events at Ciderweek Virginia 2015 -- Cidercraft Magazine
by: Erica Jackson Curran
Now in its fourth year, Cider Week Virginia celebrates all things cider with special tastings, dinners, workshops, tap takeovers and more throughout the Commonwealth. We’ve picked out eight highlights from among the dozens of events taking place November 13-22, but be sure to check out the full schedule at ciderweekva.com.
November 20, 2014Celebrate the art of craft cider at the 3rd Annual Cider Week Virginia -- CBS 6 News
by: Virginia This Morning
RICHMOND, Va – Courtney Mailey, of Blue Bee Cider, invites you to the 3rd Annual Cider Week Virginia, where you can celebrate craft ciders from across the Commonwealth with tastings and accompanying foods. Eight Virginia cideries will come together for the event and provide delicious tastings, workshops, and other entertainment to showcase the fast-growing industry. Cider week continues through Sunday, November 23rd. For a full schedule of events and more information visit www.ciderweekva.com.
November 18, 2014Cider, fit for Thanksgiving feasts old and new -- The Washington Post
by: Dave McIntyre
Today, the craft cider movement taps into our culinary zeitgeist of eating local foods made from heirloom varieties and drinking local wines and beers. The cider movement is helping restore orchards of heritage apple types that disappeared when we started eating, rather than drinking our apples.
November 13, 2014Apple Juice with a Bite: Celebrate Virginia Cider Week -- Richmond.com
by: Annie Tobey
In honor of this growing industry, the state is celebrating Virginia Cider Week from Nov. 14-23. Richmond will be toasting the 10 days with cider dinners, tastings, workshops and a festival.
November 13, 2014Behind the Scenes at Richmond’s Blue Bee Cider -- NPR
by: Catherine Komp
After a long disappearance, hard cider is making a comeback in the Commonwealth. Often created from organic and heirloom apples, nearly a dozen cideries across the state are creating the fermented libation. Virginia Currents Producer Catherine Komp takes you to one of them, Richmond’s Blue Bee Cider.
November 11, 2014RVA Food News: Cider Week, RVA Beer History + More. -- Style Weekly
by: Brandon Fox
Virginia Cider Week, held Nov. 14- 23, offers opportunities to imbibe all week long.