Our flagship cider is fermented and aged for three months in neutral French Oak barrels before being bottled unfined and unfiltered. The result is a naturally bright and balanced cider, crafted like a wine, because we believe it is. Naturally Gluten Free.7.5% Alc. by Vol.
We are pleased to announce our new Spring Release of Rose' du Cidre from the 2019 vintage of Rose' of Zinfandel! Rose' du Cidre is Brut Cider blended with Divergent Vine Rose' of Zinfandel from 60+ year-old vines in Contra Costa County. The rose' was spontaneously barrel-fermented and aged for 10 months before being blended 22% into neutral French Oak barrels and aged with 78% Brut Cider for an additional three months. Over seven months in the making, Rose' du Cidre has a beautiful orange hue and flavors of peach blossom, white nectarine, and citrus fruits. While it definitely has subtle hints of a rose', it still drinks very much like our ciders, finishing completely dry, bright, and fresh.Vintage: 2019 Contra Costa County Rose' of ZinfandelBottled: February 2020Naturally Gluten Free8.2% Alc. by Vol.
Deep Water is back! This unique cider-wine blend is comprised of our fresh pressed Brut Cider juice co-fermented in neutral French Oak barrels with our spontaneously fermented Divergent Vine Zinfandel from 60+ year old, own-rooted vines in Contra Costa County. After native barrel fermentation, the juice was aged for 12 months before being bottled unfined and unfiltered.Deep Water has an awesome purple-red color and aromas and flavors of fresh wild berries, bing cherries and a dry, refreshing finish.Vintage: 2018 Contra Costa County Old Vine ZinfandelBottled: December 2019Naturally Gluten Free8.3% Alc. by Vol.
We pulled a few cases of this one-time only release from our library and think this is drinking great right now, so wanted to release the very last of our inventory!Our special malted cider release for the 2018 SF Beer Week is a combination of cider, wine, and beer all in one beverage!Flanders Noir is a unique blend of our Brut Cider, Conduit Russian River Valley Pinot Noir, and a brown ale malt made in collaboration with San Francisco's Standard Deviant Brewing Company. Coming in at a very crushable 9.8% ABV, the reddish-copper colored Flanders Noir has hints of caramel and bing cherries with a dry and malty smooth finish. The two year bottle age has allowed this cider to really come together and the notes of cherry and caramel are completely integrated with the dry, zippy finish.We only have a few cases of this left, so get yours while they last!9.8% Alc. by Vol. (wow-za!)
The new vintage of Flora is back in stock and features Viognier from our new vineyard in El Dorado County!Flora is a blend of our barrel-fermented and aged El Dorado County Viognier (11%) + Brut Cider (89%). Over a year in the making, Flora has aromatics of white flowers and tropical fruits, a rounded, creamy mouthfeel, and a dry, citrusy finish. Pairings: Creamy cheeses, salads with feta cheese, white fish, oysters, crab, and other shellfish.Vintage: 2018 El Dorado County ViognierBottled: November 2019Naturally Gluten Free8.3% Alc. by Vol.
Our 2019 Sonoma County Brut Perry was grown organically on a small family orchard in Western Sonoma County. We picked this blend of five different Asian Pear varietals on October 9th this last year, pressed off the juice into (only) eight old French Oak barrels, fermented and aged it for three and a half months before bottling and kegging unfined and unfiltered.Our traditional-style Brut Perry is naturally gluten-free, comes in at 7.1% ABV, and is made from 100% Asian Pears. The Perry has notes of white flowers framed by candied ginger and baking spices, a rounded mouthfeel, and a crisp, dry finish.