By Jeff Nairn
A quick visit to your favourite liquor store reveals the confusion around cider: is it proper craft cider or not? It’s unfortunate that cider drinkers have to rifle through the alco-pop selection to get to their favourite craft cider. Even more unfortunate is that cider is still categorized among these Ready To Drink (RTD) beverages by the taxation overlords of our alcohol distribution and sales monopoly in the province.Issue: Fall 2018
By Chelsea McDowell
Like many people of my generation, my first introduction to cider was the kind that came in two-litre bottles of syrupy, fizzy, boozy stuff. Flash forward 10 years and you’d have to be living under a rock not to have noticed the apple infiltration at craft beverage events.Issue: Fall 2017
Here at Merridale, everything starts in the orchard at the Cobble Hill farm. We like to think of ourselves as a delicious destination. We are proud of everything we make and we want you, our customer, to share in our passion and pride.