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2 TOWNS CIDERHOUSE® AND CRAFTWELL COCKTAILS® ANNOUNCE EXCITING PARTNERSHIP WITH THE SEATTLE KRAKEN

Corvallis, Ore. – November 30, 2023 – Today, the Seattle Kraken and Climate Pledge Arena announced a partnership with 2 Towns Ciderhouse and its sister brand Craftwell Cocktails for the 2023-24 season. The collaboration brings the number one cider and canned craft cocktail in the Pacific Northwest to the arena, with Craftwell Cocktails as the official canned cocktail of...
 Nov 30 in News, Press Release

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Wickedly Delicious Collaboration Brews Up Spooktacular Cider: 2 Towns Ciderhouse and Rogue Ales & Spirits® Unveil "Nice & Neat" Oak Aged Spiced Imperial Apple

Corvallis, Ore. - September 29, 2023 - Brace yourselves, cider enthusiasts and Halloween aficionados, because we're conjuring up a bewitching collaboration that's sure to make your taste buds howl with delight! 2 Towns Ciderhouse and Rogue Ales & Spirits are thrilled to unveil their chillingly...
 Sep 29 in Blog, News, Press Release

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Northwest Cider Association - 31 Medals Awarded in Portland Cider Cup Competition

June 15, 2017 Media Contact: Emily Ritchie, Executive Director Northwest Cider Association [email protected] 503-887-8960 http://www.nwcider.com/news/2017/6/15/31-medals-awarded-in-portland-cider-cup-competition   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Cheers to the Champions! 31 Medals Awarded In Portland International Cider Cup Competition   PORTLAND (June 15, 2017) – The results are in! Eight Pacific...
 Jun 15 in Media Coverage

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Pouring a Path for Women: 2 Towns and Pink Lady® Announce the Return of The Baddie™ 

Posted  02/22/24 in News, Press Release
The BaddieTM supports women in fermentation by allocating a portion of the proceeds to the Pink Boots Society Corvallis, Ore. - Feb 22, 2024 - Embarking on a celebration of Women's History Month, 2 Towns Ciderhouse and Pink Lady® apples proudly present the return of The Baddie™, a female-led hard cider that fuses the vibrancy of Pink Lady® apples with a blend of botanicals. This award-winning elixir pays homage to...

2 Towns Ciderhouse Joins the F* Cancer Campaign, Unveiling Personalized Label Initiative to Honor and Remember Loved Ones in the Fight Against Cancer

Posted  02/21/24 in News, Press Release
Joint initiative will collect over 3,000 names to print on Oregon craft beverage cans Corvallis, Ore, Feb 21, 2024 — 2 Towns Ciderhouse is proud to announce its collaboration with Silver Moon Brewing in the 10th annual F* Cancer campaign, a collective effort to raise funds for the fight against cancer and pay tribute to survivors, fighters, and those we’ve lost. This joint initiative allows individuals to make donations to...

2 Towns Ciderhouse Introduces Apricot Cosmic Crisp® Imperial: A Gravity-Defying 9% ABV 

Posted  01/18/24 in News, Press Release
Pro Disc Golf Legend, Nate Sexton Joins the Cosmic Celebration at 2 Towns Launch Party Corvallis, Ore,  Jan 18, 2024 —   Prepare to embark on an interstellar journey with 2 Towns Ciderhouse as they introduce their latest creation, Apricot Cosmic Crisp® Imperial.  Serving as the first seasonal addition to the Cosmic Explorer Series Imperial line,  the Apricot Cosmic Crisp® is available for a limited time only.  This cosmic concoction...

2 TOWNS CIDERHOUSE SET TO IGNITE OREGON CIDER WEEK AND CIDERCON 2024 WITH AN UNPARALLELED WEEK OF EVENTS AND EXCITING PRODUCT LAUNCH

Posted  01/10/24 in News, Press Release
Corvallis, Ore, Jan 10, 2024 — The anticipation is building as 2 Towns Ciderhouse prepares to usher in an exceptional week of festivities in honor of Oregon's Cider Week and the eagerly awaited CiderCon 2024. For the first time in 8 years, Portland is proud to host CiderCon 2024, a global event expected to draw cider enthusiasts from around the world. Organized by the American Cider Association (AMA), CiderCon® stands...

Non-Alcoholic Twists on Award-Winning Beverages by 2 Towns Ciderhouse and Craftwell Cocktails® Provide Exciting Options for Dry January

Posted  01/4/24 in News, Press Release
CORVALLIS, OR – Jan 4, 2024 – As the calendar turns to a new year, 2 Towns Ciderhouse is thrilled to join the Dry January celebration. With a commitment to quality and innovation, 2 Towns Ciderhouse and its sister brand, Craftwell Cocktails®, proudly present their lineup of non-alcoholic beverages, proving that Dry January can be both refreshing and flavorful. These aren’t just new NA offerings, these beverages are available as...

Nectar Creek Meadery Launches Barrel-Aged Premium Meads: Introducing Super Cyser and Super Mure

Posted  01/2/24 in News, Press Release
Corvallis, Ore. - Jan 2, 2024 - Nectar Creek Meadery, a sister brand of 2 Towns Ciderhouse, proudly introduces its premium line of barrel-aged meads with the launch of Super Cyser and Super Mure. Phil Lorenz, co-founder and brand manager of Nectar Creek explains, "These premium barrel aged meads reflect our commitment to age-old craftsmanship with a modern twist. With ingredients sourced from the Pacific Northwest, Super Mure and Super...

2 Towns Ciderhouse Unleashes the Return of Crimson Bliss

Arriving  just in time for the holidays, Crimson Bliss is tart, complex and full of berry charm. Corvallis, Ore. - Dec 14, 2023- 2 Towns Ciderhouse is proud to announce the return of Crimson Bliss, the tart and complex cranberry currant cider that captivated taste buds during its initial release.  Making its way back just in time for the chill of sweater season, Crimson Bliss is set to hit stores...

2 TOWNS CIDERHOUSE® AND CRAFTWELL COCKTAILS® ANNOUNCE EXCITING PARTNERSHIP WITH THE SEATTLE KRAKEN

Posted  11/30/23 in News, Press Release
Corvallis, Ore. – November 30, 2023 – Today, the Seattle Kraken and Climate Pledge Arena announced a partnership with 2 Towns Ciderhouse and its sister brand Craftwell Cocktails for the 2023-24 season. The collaboration brings the number one cider and canned craft cocktail in the Pacific Northwest to the arena, with Craftwell Cocktails as the official canned cocktail of the Seattle Kraken. "We're thrilled to kick off this season by teaming up with 2 Towns Ciderhouse and Craftwell Cocktails, bringing the best of category...

AWARD-WINNING CRAFTWELL COCKTAILS® LAUNCHES TOP SHELF BOTTLE SERIES IN COLORADO

Corvallis, Ore. – October 26, 2023 - Craftwell Cocktails®, a sister brand of 2 Towns Ciderhouse®, proudly announces the expansion of its premium lineup to the Centennial State. Joining its award-winning canned cocktails is the much-anticipated Craftwell Cocktails Top Shelf Bottle Series, featuring an array of bottled cocktails, including Classic Cosmo, Old Fashioned, Signature Margarita, and Chocolate Espresso Martini. Elevating Taste and EleganceBuilding on the brand's Pacific Northwest heritage and...

Introducing 2 Towns Ciderhouse’s Irresistibly Silky and Seductive Cellar Series Imperial Chocolate Marionberry

Posted  10/19/23 in Blog, Press Release
Corvallis, Ore, October 19, 2023 — In a world where cider-making meets artistry, 2 Towns Ciderhouse is delighted to unveil its latest masterpiece: the Cellar Series Imperial Chocolate Marionberry. This exquisite elixir is a symphony of flavors that promises to enchant your taste buds with its silky allure and seductive charm. Maureen Nikaido, founder of MOKU Chocolate states, "In a delightful collaboration, we've partnered with 2 Towns Ciderhouse to combine...

Wickedly Delicious Collaboration Brews Up Spooktacular Cider: 2 Towns Ciderhouse and Rogue Ales & Spirits® Unveil "Nice & Neat" Oak Aged Spiced Imperial Apple

Posted  09/29/23 in Blog, News, Press Release
Corvallis, Ore. - September 29, 2023 - Brace yourselves, cider enthusiasts and Halloween aficionados, because we're conjuring up a bewitching collaboration that's sure to make your taste buds howl with delight! 2 Towns Ciderhouse and Rogue Ales & Spirits are thrilled to unveil their chillingly delightful creation: "Nice & Neat" Oak Aged Spiced Imperial Apple! Nice & Neat delivers a nice spiced apple, with a neat finish. Starting with Dead...

2 Towns Ciderhouse Hosts 13th Annual Harvest Party benefiting Unity Shelter 

Corvallis, Ore. - September 19, 2023 -Get ready to embark on a flavor-packed adventure at the highly anticipated 13th Annual 2 Towns Harvest Party, proudly hosted by 2 Towns Ciderhouse. Set amid the 2 Towns Ciderhouse production facility at 5123 Southwest Hout Street, Corvallis, OR, this much-awaited event will take place on Saturday, October 14, 2023, from 12:00 pm to 9:00 pm PDT.The Ultimate Harvest CelebrationThe 2 Towns Harvest Party...

Craftwell Cocktails® Partners with Scout Distribution to Bring Award Winning Canned Cocktails to The Gem State

Posted  09/7/23 in News, Press Release
Idahoers will now have access to premium PNW ready-to-drink craft cocktails across the state Corvallis, Ore. -  September 7, 2023 - Craftwell Cocktails®, a sister brand of 2 Towns Ciderhouse®, announces distribution in the state of Idaho through their partnership with Scout Distribution. Rounding out the entire Pacific Northwest, Idaho is the 5th state, following Oregon, Washington, Colorado, and California that the craft beverage producer will distribute its premium canned...

Award Winning Craftwell Cocktails® Expands into Non-Alcoholic Space

Posted  08/31/23 in Blog, News, Press Release
Craftwell’s new line, Anytime, debuts with non-alcoholic versions of Pineapple Margarita and Peach Mojito Corvallis, Ore. - August 31, 2023- Craftwell Cocktails®, a sister brand of 2 TownsCiderhouse®, announces its latest innovation in the canned cocktail space: non-alcoholicversions of its award winning Pineapple Margarita and Peach Mojito. Available yearround, Craftwell’s Anytime NA cocktails will be hitting stores immediately across Oregonand Washington. Like summer in a glass, the Peach Mojito is...

2 Towns Ciderhouse Enters into Non-Alcoholic Space with New Line, Sidekick™

Posted  08/24/23 in Blog, News, Press Release
Two dealcoholized hard ciders, Cosmic Crisp® and Pacific Pineapple, debut as the brand’s introductory NA offerings Corvallis, Ore. - August 24, 2023 -Continuing to innovate and appeal to an even broader customer base, 2 Towns Ciderhouse expands its total beverage offerings to include two non-alcoholic hard ciders. Cosmic Crisp® and award winning Pacific Pineapple will kick off the brand new Sidekick NA product line this August 2023.  Hitting major chain...

2 Towns Ciderhouse Receives Prestigious Impact Hot Brand Award

Posted  07/5/23 in Blog, News, Press Release
#1 Independent Cidery in the Country Awarded by Leading Industry Expert M. Shanken Communications Corvallis, OR.– July 5th, 2023 – For the second year in a row, 2 Towns Ciderhouse announced it was the recipient of the highly coveted Impact Hot Brands Award by M. Shaken Communications, the leading publisher in the U.S. Wine & Spirits industry. Each year, Shaken’s Impact Newsletter recognizes the brands driving the fastest growth in...

2 Towns Ciderhouse Celebrates Craft Cider With AUDL Fans

Posted  06/30/23 in Blog, Press Release
LOS GATOS, Calif. (June 30, 2023) - The American Ultimate Disc League (AUDL) has named 2 Towns Ciderhouse as the official hard cider of the league for the 2023 season. Headquartered in Corvallis, Ore., 2 Towns Ciderhouse will offer their cider products to AUDL fans in select regions and take part in the 2023 AUDL Championship Weekend in Minnesota. “2 Towns represents quality, authenticity, accessibility and community–ideals that we celebrate...

2 Towns Ciderhouse Sizzles into Summer with Piña Fuego

Posted  06/26/23 in Blog, News, Press Release
Creating a tropical heat of smoky chipotle peppers and sweet pineapple, this Limited Release drops in stores nationwide. Corvallis, Ore. - June 26, 2023 -Reminiscent of a desert dream, 2 Towns Ciderhouse releases Piña Fuego, a chipotle pineapple cider slated to hit stores in June 2023 as part of 2 Towns’ Limited Release line. Crafted with fresh-pressed Northwest apples, smoked chipotle peppers and sweet, ripe pineapple, Piña Fuego is the...

Award-Winning Craftwell Cocktails® Releases Top Shelf Bottle Series to Lineup

Posted  06/8/23 in Blog, News, Press Release
Corvallis, Ore. -  June 8, 2023- Craftwell Cocktails®, a sister brand of 2 Towns Ciderhouse®, announces its latest innovation in the ready-to-drink cocktail space–a premium lineup of bottled cocktails including Classic Cosmo, Old Fashioned, Signature Margarita, and Chocolate Espresso Martini.  Similar to its award-winning canned cocktail line, the Top Shelf series is crafted in the Pacific Northwest with carefully selected ingredients that lead to a refreshing and delicious taste.  This...

2 Towns Ciderhouse Doesn’t Miss a Beat with Hip Hops Cider

Posted  04/7/23 in Blog, Press Release
Rocking rose hips and Talus® hops, this Limited Release brings a mixtape of fun and flavor into stores nationwide Corvallis, Ore. - April 7, 2023 -Just in time to start the flavor beats bumpin’, 2 Towns Ciderhouse releases Hip Hops, a rose hips and hops cider slated to hit stores in April 2023 as part of 2 Towns’ Limited Release line. Crafted with fresh-pressed Northwest apples, Talus hops, and rose...

2 Towns Ciderhouse Introduces TeaREX Killer TeaTM, a Roarsome Hard Tea

Posted  03/10/23 in Press Release
Debuting with two varieties, Original and Lemon, TeaREX Killer Tea packs a prehistoric punch at 8% ABV Corvallis, Ore. - March 10, 2023 - Expanding into a new and fast growing beverage category, 2 Towns Ciderhouse unleashes TeaREX Killer TeaTM,  a premium hard tea brand focused on Jurassic-sized flavor, high quality ingredients, and a roarsome 8% ABV. TeaREX Killer Tea  is the latest innovation under the 2 Towns total beverage...

Nectar Creek Meadery Launches New High End, Premium Cellar Series Line

Posted  03/3/23 in Press Release
This elegant line of boundary-pushing and innovative meads is designed to surprise and delight tastemakers Corvallis, Ore. - March 3, 2023 - Spanning from the traditional to the unique, Nectar Creek Meadery launches its first-ever premium Cellar Series line with Festoon, a plum and hibiscus mead, that is packaged in cans and with a new look, making it accessible to uber craft enthusiasts across the country. The Cellar Series is...

2 Towns and Pink Lady® Release Cider Supporting Women in Fermentation

Posted  03/1/23 in Press Release
Multiple beverage distributors contribute a portion of sales from The BaddieTM, benefiting The Pink Boots Society Corvallis, Ore. - March 1, 2023 - Embracing the spirit of empowerment and right on cue to commence women’s history month, 2 Towns Ciderhouse, along with Pink Lady® apples, introduces The Baddie, a female-led hard cider that celebrates the courage, strength, and grit of all women.  A portion of the proceeds from The Baddie...

2 Towns Ciderhouse Reaches the Summit Peaks with Pristine Peach

Posted  02/23/23 in Press Release
Standing bright, sunny, and tall, Pristine Peach rounds out the 19.2oz. lineup from 2 Towns Ciderhouse Corvallis, Ore. - February 24, 2023 -Rising like a brilliant sun over the mountain tops, 2 Towns Ciderhouse introduces Pristine Peach, a clean and fruity hard cider slated to hit stores in February 2023.  Crafted from fresh-pressed Northwest apples, West coast peaches, apricots, and a hint of honey, this snappy cider is the third...

2 Towns Ciderhouse Relaunches Premium Cellar Series Line in Cans

Posted  02/9/23 in Press Release
This elegant line of boundary-pushing and innovative ciders is designed to surprise and delight tastemaker fans Corvallis, Ore. - February 10, 2023 -Spanning from the traditional to the unique, 2 Towns Ciderhouse relaunches its Cellar Series line with an Oak Aged Honey, Apricot & Nectarine Imperial cider, packaged with a new look and format that makes it more accessible to uber craft fans across the country. The Cellar Series is...

2 Towns Ciderhouse

Posted  01/12/23 in Blog, Press Release
Nationally Releases The Bad Apple for the First Time in Cans to 15 States #1 Selling Single-Serve Craft Cider  The Bad Apple “The Original Imperial Cider” Made with Meadowfoam Honey 10.5% ABV “2021 Beer & Cider Hot Brands: 2 Towns Ciderhouse”  -Market Watch  Corvallis, OR. – Thursday, January 12, 2023 – The #1 independent cidery in the country, the Pacific Northwest’s 2 Towns Ciderhouse announces today their chart-topping, The Bad...

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December 2022 CIDERCRAFT MAGAZINE - IMPERIAL CIDERS ARE ON THE RISE – THANKS TO 12-OUNCE CANS*

Let’s Kick it! 2 Towns Ciderhouse Releases Spice Spice Baby

Posted  10/21/22 in Press Release
Rocking honey and mulling spices, this holiday Limited Release will collaborate and listen with fans across the country Corvallis, Ore. - October 21, 2022 -Just in time to turn out the lights and glow, 2 Towns Ciderhouse releases Spice Spice Baby, a spiced winter warmer cider slated to hit stores in late October 2022 as part of 2 Towns’ Limited Release line. Crafted with fresh-pressed Northwest apples, local Northwest honey,...
Crimson Bliss Can

2 Towns Ciderhouse Gets Cozy and Carefree with Crimson Bliss 

Posted  10/7/22 in Press Release
Just in time for sweater season, Crimson Bliss arrives in stores as the final release of 2 Towns’ 2022 Fruit Seasonal line Corvallis, Ore. - October 7, 2022 -Designed as an ideal companion for festivities,  2 Towns Ciderhouse introduces Crimson Bliss, a tart and complex hard cider slated to hit stores in October 2022.  Crafted from a festive medley of Oregon cranberries, black currants, and Northwest apples, this vibrant cider...

Jack is Back! 2 Towns Ciderhouse Releases Fan Favorite Hollow Jack

Steeped with a chai spice spin, this year’s Hollow Jack times its arrival in stores with the beginning of fall Corvallis, Ore. - September 9, 2022 -Back by popular demand, but this time with a chai twist,  2 Towns Ciderhouse releases Hollow Jack, a pumpkin chai spice cider slated to hit stores in September 2022 as part of 2 Towns’ Limited Release line. Crafted from fresh-pressed Northwest apples, fresh boiled...

Raspberry Cosmic Crisp® lands in stores this month as an extension of 2 Towns’ Cosmic Explorer Series Imperial line

Corvallis, Ore. - July 22, 2022 - Expanding its interstellar imperial series into new galaxies, 2 Towns Ciderhouse launches Raspberry Cosmic Crisp®, the fourth imperial cider in its astronomically successful, high ABV,  Cosmic Explorer Series line. Hitting earthling stores this month, Raspberry Cosmic Crisp® joins Blueberry Cosmic Crisp® and Tropical Cosmic Crisp® (launched in February this year) along with the original Cosmic Crisp® (launched in 2021)  to further expand upon...

2 Towns Ciderhouse Celebrates the Daze of Summer with Two Berry Dream

Just in time for pool party season, Two Berry Dream arrives in stores as part of 2 Towns’ Fruit Seasonal line Corvallis, Ore. - July 6, 2022 -Designed to complement carefree summertime fun with a dreamlike vibe, 2 Towns Ciderhouse introduces two Berry Dream, a tangy and fresh hard cider slated to hit stores in July 2022.  Crafted from fresh-pressed Northwest apples, Northwest blueberries, currants, and tons of zesty key...

Nectar Creek Meadery Creates Buzz by Re-releasing Fan Favorite, Sting

Mead enthusiasts rejoice to Sting’s return as part of Nectar Creek's Rotating Seasonal line Corvallis, Ore. - May 13, 2022 - Back by popular demand, Nectar Creek Meadery is reintroducing Sting, a beloved honey and ginger mead beverage slated to hit shelves in May 2022. Mead, the oldest alcoholic beverage in the world, is made by fermenting honey. Crafted from pure, unfiltered honey and fresh hand-pressed ginger, this golden brew...

2 Towns Ciderhouse Takes Fans on a Spin with Dragon’s Day Off Cider

Life will move pretty fast when Dragon’s Day Off arrives in stores as part of 2 Towns’ Limited Release line Corvallis, Ore. - April 29, 2022 - Invoking a nostalgic nod towards a classic film, 2 Towns Ciderhouse introduces Dragon’s Day Off, a fruity and tropical hard cider slated to hit stores in May 2022.  Crafted from fresh-pressed Northwest apples, fresh dragon fruit, passion fruit, and a touch of hibiscus,...

2 Towns Ciderhouse Partners with CSA Distributing in Colorado

Posted  04/12/22 in Uncategorized
Coloradans will now have access to Oregon craft cider across the Centennial State Corvallis, Ore. -  April 12, 2022 - 2 Towns Ciderhouse announces distribution in the state of Colorado through their partnership with CSA Distributing. Hitting stores immediately, Colorado will be the 14th state that the craft beverage producer has its PNW cider available on shelves.   2 Towns Ciderhouse launched in Corvallis, Oregon, in 2010 with two flagship ciders,...

2 Towns Ciderhouse Partners with Johnson Brothers to Distribute Craft Cider to The Hoosier State

Posted  04/11/22 in Uncategorized
Indiana residents will now have access to the #1 selling PNW craft cider across the state Corvallis, Ore. -  April 11, 2022 - 2 Towns Ciderhouse announces distribution in the state of Indiana through their partnership with Johnson Brothers. Working together since 2021, Indiana is the 2nd state that the craft beverage producer has partnered with Johnson Brothers to distribute PNW craft cider. Hitting stores immediately,  2 Towns Ciderhouse will...

2 Towns Ciderhouse Release Bigger, Badder, Bolder Sequel to The Bad Apple

Posted  03/30/22 in Uncategorized
Ramped up at 12.5% ABV, Super Bad Apple puts a hardcore spin on a Northwest favorite Corvallis, Ore. - March 30, 2022 - 2 Towns Ciderhouse is back and badder than ever with its newly released Super Bad Apple, a flagship line expansion of its ever-popular imperial-style cider, The Bad Apple. Available in stores now, Super Bad Apple is crafted with massive notes of fresh-pressed apple cider and just the...
Cherry Sublime can with trippy background

2 Towns Ciderhouse Gets Groovier by Bringing Back Cherry Sublime

Posted  03/15/22 in Blog
A fan favorite, Cherry Sublime returns to stores as part of 2 Towns’ Fruit Seasonal line Corvallis, Ore. - March 15, 2022 - Back by popular demand, 2 Towns Ciderhouse is reintroducing the good vibes and far-out fun of its ever-popular, Cherry Sublime, slated to hit stores in mid-March 2022.  Crafted from fresh-pressed Washington Sour Montmorency Cherries, Mexican Key Limes and a blend of Northwest Apples, this wildly successful cider...

2TOWNS CIDERHOUSE TEAM LAUNCHES CRAFTWELL READY-TO-DRINK COCKTAILS

CRAFTED IN THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST  Corvallis, Ore.– February 24, 2022 – The Oregon-based team behind 2 Towns Ciderhouse today announced Craftwell Cocktails, a line of premium cocktails made with real fruit for exceptional taste and an authentic cocktail experience for any occasion. Prioritizing taste above all else, the ready-to-drink Craftwell cocktails rely on the expertise developed over a dozen years using real fruit to make delicious cider. They are crafted...

2 Towns Ciderhouse Expands Cosmic Explorer Series to New Galaxies

Posted  01/27/22 in Uncategorized
Two new flavors Tropical Cosmic Crisp® and Blueberry Cosmic Crisp® complement the celestial line this February 2022. Corvallis, Ore. - January 26, 2022 - Launching off its astronomical success with award-winning Cosmic Crisp®, 2 Towns Ciderhouse expands its interstellar imperial series with two bold, new flavor frontiers, Tropical Cosmic Crisp® and Blueberry Cosmic Crisp® (both at 8% ABV). Hitting earthling stores in early February, Tropical Cosmic Crisp® and Blueberry Cosmic...
SeekOut Seltzer's new variety packs; Tropical and Lemonade variety packs.

SeekOut Hard Seltzer Keepin’ It Fresh With Two New Variety Packs

Posted  06/8/21 in Press Release
Lemonade and Tropical Variety 12-Packs available now in stores. Corvallis, Ore. - June 8, 2021 - Keep it real this summer with the newest huge release from SeekOut Real Hard Seltzer, brought to you by 2 Towns Ciderhouse! Not one, but two new variety packs have hit shelves and are ready to set the mood for another summer of seltzer. With 8 varieties in total, including5 brand new flavors, the...
A close up of a "Friends Of Trees - Sponsored by 2 Towns Ciderhouse" sticker around a freshly planted tree.

Nature Never Stops, and Neither Do We.

Posted  05/25/21 in Blog
By Sam Erman (he/him)  Corporate & Business Relations Specialist with Friends of Trees Trees are truly amazing!  They clean our air and water, produce oxygen, fight climate change, provide habitat, make us healthier, and when planted with the Portland-based community tree-planting nonprofit, Friends of Trees, they build community!  Since its founding in 1989, Friends of Trees has planted over 870,000 trees and native shrubs in neighborhoods, parks, and natural areas...
Cherry Sublime bottle in the middle of a background that looks like its label art.

2 Towns Ciderhouse Feels Devine With Their Newest Release; Cherry Sublime

Posted  05/6/21 in Press Release
Cherry Sublime (6.5% ABV Sour Cherry & Lime Cider) hits stores May 2021. Corvallis, Ore. - May 5, 2021 - Take yourself on a polyphonic trip with every sip of 2 Towns Ciderhouse’s newest limited release; Cherry Sublime! “Sour lovers rejoice!”, says Dave Takush, head cider maker, “The fresh key lime juice and sour cherry juice really make this cider 'zing'!” Crafted from fresh-pressed Washington Sour Montmorency Cherries, Mexican Key...

Of Raspberries and Rose Petals...

Posted  04/26/21 in Blog
By: Bradley Herbert As the seasons change, so too do the ciders. And with springtime here, Two Thorns can’t be far behind! But how do you capture something as light and delicate as the scent of a rose petal? For some, it might seem to be a lofty goal like catching springtime in a jar or putting sunshine in your pocket. But for us, it’s just another day in the...
Two Thorns can on a white background with a design of red, white and gray roses, raspberries and thorns

2 Towns Ciderhouse Celebrates Soccer’s Return With Fan Favorite; Two Thorns

Posted  04/19/21 in Press Release
Two Thorns (5.5% ABV Raspberry Rose Cider) hits stores mid-April 2021. Corvallis, Ore. - April 15, 2021 - 2 Towns Ciderhouse invites their supporters to celebrate the true arrival of spring, and the kickoff of the Portland Thorns FC’s 2021 season, with the return of everyone’s favorite spring seasonal cider; Two Thorns! An award-winning blend of Northwest apples, Oregon-grown raspberries, and whole rose petals, Two Thorns is a breathtaking tribute...
Three cans of Bold Leaf wine sitting on a rock in front of a waterfall.

Canned Wine? WINE NOT?!

Posted  03/22/21 in Blog
Have you given canned wine a fair shot?  After some testing and a little research, all of us here can agree; canned wine is the perfect go-to wine when you don't want to open a full bottle, for adventuring,  and a bunch of other reasons.  After extensive research (aka googling) we have discovered that there are a ton of common misconceptions about canned wine.  There are plenty of advantages to...

Pressing For Progress

Posted  03/8/21 in Blog
Choose To Challenge. The theme of 110th International Women's Day encourages people to challenge and call out gender bias and inequality. While relevant across the globe, we feel this theme is particularly apropos for craft alcohol as the industry continues to reckon with its treatment of women and other communities. While every day is an opportunity to showcase our crew, for this global event we wanted to take the time...

Cider For All

Posted  12/17/20 in Blog
Dear 2 Towns Community, As a company and as members of the cider community, we firmly believe that people of all genders are an integral part of the craft cider and craft alcohol industry. We recognize inclusion, diversity, equity, and representation as important and necessary parts of present and future successes. We believe that existing structures of power, privilege, and discrimination must be actively questioned and evaluated to create equitable...

2 Towns Ciderhouse blasts off into 2021 with Cosmic Crisp®

Posted  12/10/20 in Press Release
Cosmic Crisp® (8% ABV Imperial Apple Cider) hits stores in cans starting Jan 2021. Corvallis, Ore. - December 10, 2020 - 2 Towns Ciderhouse has decided to start the new year with a bang by launching a stellar year-round Imperial cider - Cosmic Crisp®! Crafted from a resplendent blend of fresh-pressed juice from its namesake, Cosmic Crisp®, and other Northwest apples, this cider shines like starlight. Bright, fruit-forward aromatics collide...

Winter Warmers & Cozy Feels

Posted  12/7/20 in Blog
Who's ready to snuggle up by a fire with their favorite adult beverage? The holiday season is back and that means it’s also winter warmer season!  What is a ‘winter warmer’ you might ask?  Generally speaking, Winter Warmers’ have a slightly higher alcohol content then your average beverage to keep you toasty from the inside out. Cider, wine, mead, cocktails, the style of the drink itself doesn’t matter; it’s all...
PPE - Hand Sanitizer made by 2 Towns Ciderhouse

2 Towns Ciderhouse Provides PPE For Businesses In Need

Posted  12/3/20 in Press Release
Corvallis, OR - December 1, 2020 - 2 Towns Ciderhouse wants to invite Mid-Willamette businesses in need to apply for their free PPE program, intended to help assist those impacted by the most recent government shut down by providing supplies such as hand sanitizer and surface sanitizing wipes. Priority goes to businesses directly affected by the shutdown, but all are welcome to put in a request. Recognizing the costs that...

Talking Tannins

Posted  11/11/20 in Blog
What the heck are tannins and why do people keep talking about them?  Tannins are defined as a complex chemical substance also known as tannic acid.  Have you ever eaten a piece of fruit and your mouth puckered or suddenly got really dry?  If so, then you’ve experienced tannins.  Tannins are most commonly found in cider, wine, coffee and beer.   Not only do tannins create a dry puckering effect on...

A Decade in the Rearview

Posted  10/15/20 in Blog
As we gear up for our 10th Annual Harvest Party this weekend, we can’t help but get a little nostalgic over the incredible journey that has brought us here to this milestone. It seems like a lifetime ago when we first set out with little more than a few tiny fermentation tanks tucked into an old taxi garage, and a dream to bring authentic craft cider back to our little...

Crush

Posted  10/7/20 in Blog
There’s something special about putting in the work to produce something that's eloquently beautiful.  Apples collide with a press to create a luscious, caramel colored juice brimming with a rich sweetness cascading into a vessel ready to be fermented.  Crush is something that we look forward to every year and brings great appreciation and love for nature’s bounty.  The term craft cider means many different things to different people.  To...

Harvest Introspective

Posted  09/22/20 in Blog
From Dave Takush,  Head Cidermaker - 2 Towns Ciderhouse Dear Cider Community, This is the time of year I would normally write about the upcoming harvest and the promises of Fall. The trees, the fruit, the mist. The morning air. The rain.  Unfortunately, what we are experiencing is not harvest as usual. It was with great sadness and a heavy heart that we watched communities burn, and our cherished forests...

Mead 101

Posted  09/11/20 in Blog
Get the buzz on mead with Phil! Welcome to Mead 101 with Nectar Creek.  Now that Nectar Creek is officially a part of the Forbidden Fruit family, we are excited to be back in full force!  Today we are going to talk mead.  Why is this beverage a great choice to quench your thirst, you might ask?  To answer that - we are going to give you the basics of...

2 Towns Ciderhouse and Nectar Creek Meadery join together to start a bee-utiful new era

Posted  07/8/20 in Press Release
Corvallis, Ore. - July 8, 2020 - 2 Towns Ciderhouse announced today that they are excited to welcome the newly acquired Nectar Creek Meadery to the Forbidden Fruit LLC. craft alcohol family. Nectar Creek, who shut their doors in October 2019, is known for its award-winning and innovative session meads. As part of the partnership, 2 Towns will be producing Nectar Creek’s mead in its facility in Corvallis, Oregon. Additionally,...

Two Innovative Oregon Beverage Companies Collaborate on a Bold, New Adventure

Posted  06/25/20 in Press Release
2 Towns Ciderhouse Collaborates with Stoller Wine Group for a new canned wine brand, Bold Leaf June 25, 2020, Willamette Valley, OR – 2 Towns Ciderhouse of Corvallis and The Stoller Wine Group of Dayton have joined forces to partner on a new canned wine product, Bold Leaf. The move marks the first canned wine collaboration between 2 Towns & Stoller. Nestled into opposite ends of the Willamette Valley, both 2...

Posted  06/3/20 in Blog
Dear 2 Towns Community, It is challenging to make sense of the conflicts occurring in our communities as collective pain erupts into protests in cities throughout our nation and around the world in response to the death of George Floyd. These most recent events continue to highlight the inequities prevalent in our society and as we watch these events unfold, we find ourselves grieving the devastating realities of racism, hate,...

2 Towns Bringing Craft Back To The People

Posted  04/21/20 in Uncategorized
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Corvallis, Ore. – April 21, 2020 Craft is a way of life in Oregon. Whether alcohol, food, or hand made goods, our communities are built on the pride of their local craft businesses. This is why 2 Towns Ciderhouse is excited to use its recently launched door-to-door delivery service to connect Oregonians with their favorite craft brands while staying home and staying safe.  2 Towns and SeekOut Seltzer...

Sip Into Spring with 2 Towns Ciderhouse’s Two Thorns

Posted  02/20/20 in Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Corvallis, Ore. – February 20, 2020   As the raindrops turn to rays of sunshine, transport yourself to the beautiful Portland Rose Garden with every sip of ruby red cider. That's right, Two Thorns is back, folks.   Returning triumphantly, this award-winning cider is ready to take the market by storm. Full of Pacific Northwest apples, raspberries and whole rose petals, Two Thorns is truly a sign of...

2 Towns Ciderhouse Keeps It Toasty With The Release Of Serious Scrump.

Posted  01/21/20 in Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Corvallis, Ore. – January 21, 2020  2 Towns Ciderhouse has released the 2019 vintage of its much loved Imperial Seasonal… SERIOUS SCRUMP! In quintessential 2 Towns fashion, Serious Scrump takes the traditional English ‘scrumpy’ style and gives it a Northwest twist. Historically, scrumpy ciders are made with a blend of random apples leftover from the harvest (or stolen from orchards in some cases). The resulting cider is...

Get in feast mode by hosting your own Friendsgiving this year.

Posted  11/21/19 in Blog
By Vanessa León Guerrero   Here at 2 Towns we're all about traditions, old and new, and Friendsgiving is one of the newer holiday traditions we're excited about.  Usually held a week before Thanksgiving, Friendsgiving is a time that many get together with those who they consider the closest and give thanks for those friendships. A day filled with gratification, lots of delicious food, and good laughs; any good excuse...

2 Towns Ciderhouse Takes Us Out Of This World With Their New Fruit Seasonal Release

Posted  11/1/19 in Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Corvallis, Oregon. November, 2019;  Just as the universe is infinitely expanding, 2 Towns is expanding their seasonal line with their newest release of Cosmic Currant.  Crafted with a transcendental blend of Oregon-grown cranberries, black currants, and fresh-pressed Northwest apples, Cosmic Currant elicits ingredients that soothes the senses in a harmonious way and leaves anyone who tries it awe-stuck. With colors that evoke the cosmos, you experience hues...

2 Towns Ciderhouse Spices Up The Season With The Release of Nice & Naughty!

Posted  10/16/19 in Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Corvallis, OR. October 2019;   2 Towns Ciderhouse opens the door to greet you with their festive release of Nice & Naughty. This much loved imperial spiced cider is sure to add a little spice in your upcoming holiday season. Chock full of fresh-pressed apples, nutmeg, cinnamon, whole cloves, with a touch of honey, this swirl of ingredients creates a festive and warming sensation. And at 10.5%...

2 Towns Ciderhouse Releases Its Boo-Tastic Imperial Pumpkin Limited Release Cider

Posted  09/10/19 in Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Corvallis, Oregon - Released just in time to keep the ghouls away, Hollow Jack’D is making a glorious comeback this fall season. We stay true to our no shortcuts philosophy when creating this imperial cider by using locally sourced ingredients. “We are proud to be using locally grown pumpkins, sourced 10 miles from our Tap Room in Hollow Jack’D.” quoted Dave Takush, head cider maker. “After...

2 Towns Ciderhouse & Portland Thorns FC Take Action Against Food Insecurity in Oregon

Posted  08/22/19 in Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Corvallis, Ore. - August 13, 2019 - 2 Towns Ciderhouse and Portland Thorns FC are teaming up during the month of September to fight food insecurity in Oregon! Dubbed “Hunger Action Month”, the collaboration is in support of the Oregon Food Bank and their mission to eliminate hunger and its root causes! Proceeds of sales of 2 Towns’ cider at participating supermarkets will be donated to the...

‘Be Who You Are, Where You Are’ with SeekOut Seltzer and Pride Foundation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Corvallis, Ore. – June 4, 2019 – 2 Towns Ciderhouse, makers of SeekOut Seltzer, is teaming up with the Pride Foundation during the months of June and July to raise awareness for the LGBTQ+ community, during a time when many communities are celebrating Pride.   2 Towns has created a custom 4-pack 16oz can wrap to celebrate the collaboration, which will be available at select grocery stores....

An Ode to Afton Field & Heritage Ciders

Posted  05/7/19 in Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Corvallis, Ore. – May 7, 2019 – A barrel aged beauty, the 2017 vintage of Afton Field debuted on April 27, 2019 .  Inspired by farmhouse ciders of long ago, Afton Field is crafted using fresh-pressed, hand-picked Wickson Crab, Newtown Pippin and other pioneer apple varieties. The juice is then barrel aged to create a classic cider that sits at 6.4% ABV. Bone dry, unfiltered and uncompromising, this...

Salute to Camp Clementine, 2 Town Ciderhouse’s newest Limited Release

Posted  04/23/19 in Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Corvallis, Ore. – April 23, 2019 – Released April 22nd, Camp Clementine is the latest entry to the 2 Towns’ Limited Release lineup. Crafted with Northwest Apples, California clementines and Maracuyá passionfruit, this cider is ready to awaken your taste buds to the delight of summer. At 5.5% ABV, this is a true summer session cider (try saying that 3 times fast). "I haven't felt this level...

More Trees, Please! 2 Towns Ciderhouse Supporting Friends of Trees and Washington Wild to Improve Our Natural Resources

Posted  03/31/19 in Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   A $2 DONATION WILL BE MADE PER CASE OF CANS AND QUALIFYING BOTTLES AT PARTICIPATING SUPERMARKETS DURING APRIL   Corvallis, Ore. – March 31, 2019 – 2 Towns Ciderhouse is partnering with Friends of Trees and Washington Wild to support bringing community together to improve our natural resources. The campaign will support Friends of Trees with a $2 donation for every case of canned 2 Towns...

2 TOWNS CIDERHOUSE SHAKES UP THEIR SEASONAL LINEUP WITH TWO THORNS

Posted  03/13/19 in Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Corvallis, Ore. – March 13, 2019 – 2 Towns Ciderhouse is making moves and switching up their entire seasonal lineup this year!  “We're always trying to innovate and push the bounds of what cider can be,” said Aaron Sarnoff-Wood, 2 Towns Ciderhouse Founder, “We continue to release new ciders to keep building on the foundation of our past loved seasonals.” The first change to come is with the...

2 TOWNS CIDERHOUSE TAKES IT EASY WITH ‘EASY SQUEEZY’

Posted  03/5/19 in Blog, Press Release
New name, same Easy Squeezy taste; Raspberry, Meyer Lemon & Northwest Apple Cider Joins Year-Round Offerings   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Corvallis, Ore. – March 4, 2019 – Released mid-February, 2 Towns Ciderhouse introduces Easy Squeezy, a pink lemonade inspired cider. Stepping into the limelight as the newest addition to the year-round line-up, Easy Squeezy combines Fresh-Pressed Northwest Apples, Raspberries & Meyer Lemons for a thirst-quenching citrus cider. 2 Towns...

Chicago Cider Week 2019

Posted  02/4/19 in Blog
It's the best week of the year in Chicago. That one week a year where cider flows from every tap, and bars across the city are throwing parties celebrating the delicious apple based alcoholic beverage so many have come to love. That's right folks... its CHICAGO CIDER WEEK!!!! This year our fantastic Windy City Cider Witch, Aja, has put together a list of events you can find us (and her)...

2 Towns Ciderhouse Keeps it Real with Launch of Hard Seltzer Brand - SeekOut

Posted  01/2/19 in Blog, Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Corvallis, Ore. – January 1, 2019 – In March 2019 2 Towns Ciderhouse is launching a brand-new line of hard seltzers made 100% from real fruit. SeekOut is a natural hard seltzer crafted entirely from real fruit + water, without the use of any refined sugar or artificial flavorings at any point in the process. “We are excited about the growing popularity of hard seltzers in...

Crash Course in Aging Cider with Brian Rutzen

Posted  08/13/18 in Uncategorized
With every new cider we release, and particularly with bottle conditioned varieties like our La Mûre, there are always at least a handful of curious fans reaching out to learn a little bit more about the individual ciders and whether they will age well. While aging alcohol in general is often considered common place, red wine or scotch immediately comes to mind, the re-emergence of aged ciders in the US...

Oregon Cider Week 2018 & Why You Should Be Excited

Posted  06/21/18 in Blog
It’s that time of year again, when Oregon squeezes both PDX Beer “Week” and Oregon Cider “Week” into one month where craft beer and cider nerds rejoice for the 11-days of events with their favorite breweries/cideries. Special releases, cellar series, and small batches OH MY! As cider lovers across the state gather to celebrate the craft cider industry, it is a wonderful opportunity to see the diverse styles, techniques and...

Let’s Talk GLINTCAP

Posted  05/25/18 in Blog
With the number of brewfests, competitions and events showcasing craft beverages, and cider in particular, it can be fairly overwhelming to to know which awards mean what in the cider world. here are hundreds of cider specific competitions alone celebrating the craft, so we thought we would take a moment to highlight one of the most pivotal that happened just this past weekend, the Great Lakes International Cider and Perry...

2 Towns Makes Livin’ Squeezy with New ‘Easy Peasy’ Summer Limited Release Cider

Posted  05/23/18 in Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Corvallis, Ore. - May 23, 2018 - Meyer lemons and Northwest raspberries radiate in the latest Limited Release cider from 2 Towns Ciderhouse. Easy Peasy is an easy-drinking, thirst-quenching style of cider in a category of its own with 5% ABV, a tart ‘lemon squeezy’ character, and a subtle raspberry tartness. Easy Peasy is available now through the end of August, so there’s plenty time to kick...

Take A Trip To Pearadise

Posted  05/2/18 in Uncategorized
Howdy Cider Fans, Happy Spring! We have a brand new addition to our imperial seasonal cider lineup: Pearadise – an 8.6% abv blend of Northwest apples, Washington d’Anjou pears, and Oregon grown Muscat grapes. Now, there may be a few old school fans out there thinking, “Wait, what? Didn’t 2 Towns have a Pearadise cider way back when??” The answer of course, is ‘Yes!’ We had a Pearadise pear cider...

Two Thorns Specialty Rosé Collaboration Cider Honors Portland Thorns and Their Second Championship Season!

Posted  04/8/18 in Press Release

How Collaboration and Communication Builds Community at 2 Towns

Posted  03/8/18 in Blog
    Taylor Stokes is a member of the Production and Cellar Crew here at 2 Towns Ciderhouse. Currently studying Natural Resource Management and Sustainability, she is helping to establish 2 Towns Ciderhouse’s sustainability committee and encourage the cider (and brewing!) industry to establish more  sustainable practices.     As in any industry, the product is only as good as the team that made it. As a part of the 2 Towns...

Passion Statement Stands Out as 2 Towns Ciderhouse’s Latest Limited Release

Posted  02/26/18 in Uncategorized
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Corvallis, Ore. – Feb. 26, 2018 –  Passion Statement, 2 Towns Ciderhouse’s current Limited Release, pairs flavorful Yellow Maracuyá passion fruit with fresh-pressed Northwest apples and D’Anjou pears. Sensational and exotic, Passion Statement stands out from the crowd with a flashy tropical tang that turns heads and tips pint glasses! When you try it, you won’t be able to look away when you find it at your...

2 Towns Ciderhouse Makes Wave With ‘Pacific Pineapple’

Posted  02/7/18 in Press Release
Costa Rican Gold Pineapple and Northwest Apple Cider Joins Year-round Offerings - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Corvallis, Ore., – February 7, 2018 – Ripe Costa Rican Gold pineapples drop in on a fresh-pressed wave of Northwest apples in Pacific Pineapple, the latest cider to be added to 2 Towns Ciderhouse’s year-round offerings. Jam packed with fresh-pressed Pacific Northwest apple character and juicy Costa Rica pineapples, this sessionable cider is the perfect...

Oregon Bottle Bill and Cider

Posted  01/16/18 in Uncategorized
With the recent update to the Oregon Bottle Bill, we are excited to be able to include more of our products in the state-wide deposit program. We wanted to take the opportunity to provide a little more information on the bottle bill, the 10¢ deposit, and how it pertains to 2 Towns Ciderhouse and our specific products.   Why didn’t our ciders have deposits before 2018? In the past we’ve...

Fortify your Festivities with Three December Releases From 2 Towns Ciderhouse

Posted  12/13/17 in Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Corvallis, Ore., – December 13, 2017 – If there is one thing that 2 Towns loves, it’s a really good party. To help everyone get into the spirit of the season, the Northwest’s favorite cider company is releasing three of its most jubilant ciders! Pommeau, a port-style cider; Riverwood, a prosecco-esque cider; and Serious Scrump, a rich, scrumpy-style cider, provide a wide variety of styles to suit...
Pommeau Bottle

Le Pommeau: History and Techniques of Pommeau de Normandie and Bretagne

Posted  12/13/17 in Blog
To celebrate the release of our 2 Towns Ciderhouse 2015 Pommeau (which we are ecstatic about!), we are taking a look at the techniques and origins of Pommeau in France and how they compare to our methods here at 2 Towns. What is Pommeau? Pommeau is a mix of fresh-pressed apple juice and apple brandy. By blending the apple brandy into the juice, the alcohol content is brought to around...

PickCider - Holiday Cider Wish List!

Posted  11/17/17 in Blog
Season’s Greetings Cider Fans, Having survived another busy apple harvest this Fall, we're excited for the holidays ahead and some welcome R&R. With Thanksgiving just around the corner, we're teaming up with our friends of the United States Association of Cider Makers (USACM) to encourage everyone to PickCider, and give one of America's great traditions a seat at your family's table this holiday season! In the spirit of picking cider...

2016 Cidre Bouché, Keeved French-Style Cider Now Available From 2 Towns Ciderhouse

Posted  10/3/17 in Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Corvallis, Ore. - Oct. 3, 2017 - This week 2 Towns Ciderhouse releases its 2016 Cidre Bouché, the third vintage of the company’s French-style keeved cider. 2 Towns is a leader in bringing keeved ciders to the US, with head cider maker Dave Takush furthering his expertise in the style through recent visits to the Normandy, Brittany and Perche regions of France. 2 Towns’ Cidre Bouché is...

French Cider Production: Keeving and Keeved Cider

Posted  09/29/17 in Blog
Howdy cider fans. There is a lot of mystery surrounding French cider, and French production methods. Techniques like keeving still used in France today date back to the 1700’s and are a mystery to even commercial cidermakers, much less the casual cider aficionado. So, you are not alone in wondering, ‘What the heck is ‘Keeving’ anyway?’ The keeving process is a technique of wild fermentation that is performed extremely slowly...

2017 Harvest Update

Posted  09/22/17 in Blog
Welcome to Harvest. We are right smack in the middle of it! Most people don’t know, but there is quite an extended season for apple harvest. Different apple cultivars ripen at different times and are harvested from late summer, through the fall, and into early winter. By the way: ‘cultivar’ = cultivated variety. That’s the technical name for different varieties of apples like Golden Delicious, Granny Smith, or Kingston Black....

2 Towns Ciderhouse Conjures Up Hollow Jack Heirloom Pumpkin Cider!

Posted  09/7/17 in Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Corvallis, Ore. - Sept. 7, 2017 - Break out the rain boots and get ready to dive into a pile of leaves! Hollow Jack is back with a taste to inspire fall shenanigans. This unfiltered pumpkin cider is 6.4% ABV and made with over 25 pounds of caramelized heirloom pumpkins and 10 pounds of sweet potatoes per barrel. It’s beautifully seasoned with a unique blend of autumn...

2 Towns Ciderhouse and Columbia Distributing Fight Hunger in Oregon and Washington, Supporting Oregon Food Bank and Washington’s Northwest Harvest

Posted  09/5/17 in Press Release
A $2 Donation Will Be Made Per Case of Cans and Qualifying Bottles at Participating Supermarkets During September   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Corvallis, Ore. - September 5, 2017 - 2 Towns Ciderhouse and Columbia Distributing are teaming up to help fight hunger in the Northwest with a program to support food banks in Oregon and Washington during the month of September. The campaign will support the Oregon Food Bank...

Summer 2017 - Crew BBQ!

Posted  07/20/17 in Blog
At 2 Towns Ciderhouse, we love any excuse to barbecue. Inspired by the early days of our small team heading out after a long day of cidermaking to BBQ at someone's house, we started a tradition as our team grew larger, to get everyone together at least once a year in the middle of Summer and take a break from all our hard work to bust out the grill and...

CiderCraft - 4 Summer Seasonals to Grab

by Sara Fontenot - June 2017 http://cidercraftmag.com/4-summer-seasonals-to-grab/ As you embark on your summer bucket list, we are adding a few more musts and highlighting what not to miss this season, starting with cider, naturally. While the warm weather can be limited, that means some of our favorite sips are too. Get your hands on these seasonal releases to accompany you on your summer adventures. Companion | Citizen Cider | New...

Willamette Week - The Best Five New Ciders Made in Oregon This Year

We tasted more than a hundred new ciders made in Oregon over the past year. These are the best. By Matthew Korfhage and Parker Hall - June 20, 2017 http://www.wweek.com/uncategorized/2017/06/20/the-best-five-new-ciders-made-in-oregon-this-year/ - In honor of Oregon Cider Week, which closes out this weekend, we tried more than a hundred ciders released in Oregon this year—culminating in an epic tasting of over 30 contenders with a panel of seven tasters this June. These...

Lambic-Style Cider, La Mûre, from 2 Towns Ciderhouse First of Its Kind to Hit the Cider Scene

Posted  06/20/17 in Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Corvallis, Ore. - June 20, 2017 - The 2015 vintage La Mûre (6.9% ABV) from 2 Towns Ciderhouse is available starting this week. La Mûre, a lambic-style craft cider, is inspired by the famous lambic beers of Belgium and embodies the Flemish styles of old. Northwest apples and Oregon-grown Marion blackberries are fermented, then soured with Lactobacillus. Aged in Willamette Valley Pinot Noir barrels for one year,...

Brewpublic - Portland International Cider Cup Competition Awards 31 Cider Medals

By D.J. Paul - BrewPublic - June 16, 2017 http://brewpublic.com/craft-cider/portland-international-cider-cup-competition-awards-31-cider-medals/   Last night the 2017 Portland International Cider Cup (PICC) awards ceremony took place at Portland Cider Company in Clackamas, Oregon. Hosted by the Northwest Cider Association to kick off 2017 Oregon Cider Week, the competition saw over 150 ciders from over 40 cideries in British Columbia, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Montana. For the second consecutive year a Montana based...

Northwest Cider Association - 31 Medals Awarded in Portland Cider Cup Competition

June 15, 2017 Media Contact: Emily Ritchie, Executive Director Northwest Cider Association [email protected] 503-887-8960 http://www.nwcider.com/news/2017/6/15/31-medals-awarded-in-portland-cider-cup-competition   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Cheers to the Champions! 31 Medals Awarded In Portland International Cider Cup Competition   PORTLAND (June 15, 2017) – The results are in! Eight Pacific Northwest cideries took home gold medals at the Awards Party for the Northwest Cider Association’s 5th Annual Portland International Cider Cup (PICC) last night. For...

WHAT THE HELL IS LAMBIC ANYWAY?

Posted  06/15/17 in Blog
We are thrilled to announce the release of our 2015 Vintage La Mûre - Lambic style cider. That begs the question, 'what the hell is a Lambic anyway?' Lambic is a type of sour beer. So then, 'what the hell is a Lambic-style cider? Do those even exist?' Well, the short answer is no, they did not exist until we started experimenting with sour ciders purposefully inoculated with Lactobacillus bacteria a few years ago. But...
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