Techlandia Issue 5- 2021/2022 - Page 36

Cheers to Cider!

2 TOWNS CIDER

Corvallis, OR

The mission at 2 Towns Ciderhouse is to “bring cider back to the people,” focusing on utilizing quality Northwest ingredients and slow, cold fermentation practices. From flagship ciders like Cosmic Crisp and Made Marion to specialty barrel-aged, vintage ciders made with rare heirloom apple cultivars, 2 Towns has a wide array of inventive beverages sure to satisfy a range of tastes.

AVID CIDER

Bend, OR

Since 2013 Avid Cider has been putting its own spin on the classic drink, blending apple ciders with unique fruits that grow in the Pacific Northwest. Created as a result of the dissatisfaction with the lack of variety of cider available, Avid products showcase a wide range of sustainably sourced ingredients, with flavors like Watermelon Rhubarb, Acai Lemonade, and Blackberry Currant Apple.

PORTLAND CIDER COMPANY

Clackamas, OR

Portland Cider Company was started by an Oregonian and a family of British ex-pats with the mission of bringing cider, handcrafted in the English tradition, to the Northwest. The cidery exclusively uses apples grown in the Pacific Northwest and is well-known for its flagship KindaDry Cider and unique flavors for the more adventurous, including Pumpkin Spice, Pineapple Rosé, and Tangerine Dreamsicle.