Making Hard Cider from Juice

Oak, orange peel, cinnamon, grains of paradise… the sky’s the limit! Learn how to craft your own dangerously drinkable cider in a fun, hands-on setting. Our experts walk you through the entire cidermaking process; from selecting the right juice to bottling the finished product. Plus, you’ll learn crucial tips on how to customize the flavors … [ Read more]

Make Cider!

Oak, orange peel, cinnamon, grains of paradise… the sky’s the limit! Join us for the second in our series of Make! courses at our newly updated Minneapolis retail location. In this class you get the chance to taste the possibilities of cider – we’ll have an array of flavors and aromas you can add to … [ Read more]

Rosé all day not just for wine anymore

Rosé has grown to dominate the summer wine scene, but it hasn’t stopped there. The pink drink of choice has also inspired breweries and cideries to attempt to capture its floral, fruity flavors, resulting in a not-insignificant lineup of beers and ciders that are as delightful to look at as they are to drink. Wine-inspired … [ Read more]

Number 12 Cider House’s North Loop taproom, new head cidermaker named at Minneapolis Cider Company, and more Minnesota cider news

While not as explosive as the craft beer boom, cider has seen steady growth in recent years in Minnesota. And with opening of several new cider taprooms across the state this year, the oft-misunderstood beverage might just be approaching a renaissance of its own in the state. To help push cider into the limelight, Minnesota’s … [ Read more]

The Ultimate Guide to Cider Week 2018

Celebrating all-things cider, the annual Minnesota Cider Week is back and ready for sipping action. Running June 2–9, this week-long celebration, organized by the Minnesota Cider Guild, highlights our state’s locally crafted cider, as well as many of the establishments that embrace and support the fast-growing industry. The week is full of events, from special … [ Read more]

The Johnny Appleseed of South Minneapolis: Jeff Zeitler is planting a neighborhood urban orchard

Jeff Zeitler, co-owner of Urban Forage Winery & Cider House, isn’t your typical farmer. With a focus on what he calls “urban agriculture,” he strives to crowdsource all of his ingredients from the landscape around him. But urban areas have limited green space to grow fruit on a large scale, which is how he came … [ Read more]

“Fire and the Flame: 35 Years of Zorongo Flamenco”

This is the opening reception for local artist Anita White’s show of documentary paintings and drawings, “Fire and the Flame: Honoring 35 Years of Zorongo Flamenco Dance Theatre.” Meet the creator and check out her work, which includes paintings of dancers on silk, whimsical sketches of Zorongo performers, as well as pen and ink renderings … [ Read more]

Sociable Speed Bingo

SPEED BINGO, [noun]: A “coverall” game where the numbers are called as quickly as possible. Think you can keep up? DJ Hazy Harold and JMO will be calling numbers faster than you can drink a pint every Monday from 6:30pm- 8:30pm. **PRIZES include a mix of taproom gift cards, can koozies, sweatshirts, t-shirts, glassware, hats, … [ Read more]

Cider Salutation: Yoga at Sociable

The hour-long Vinyasa class will be lead by instructor Sofia Lorraine. Beginners and advanced are all warmly welcome. The $25 entry fee includes a one-hour yoga class plus one flight of cider. Plus, resident food truck Red River Kitchen will be cooking up some delicious brunch menu’s that will be accompanied by “cidermosas” and cider … [ Read more]

Sociable Speed Bingo

SPEED BINGO, [noun]: A “coverall” game where the numbers are called as quickly as possible. Think you can keep up? DJ Hazy Harold and JMO will be calling numbers faster than you can drink a pint every Monday from 6:30pm- 8:30pm. **PRIZES include a mix of taproom gift cards, can koozies, sweatshirts, t-shirts, glassware, hats, … [ Read more]

Cider Salutation: Yoga at Sociable

The hour-long Vinyasa class will be lead by instructor Sofia Lorraine. Beginners and advanced are all warmly welcome. The $25 entry fee includes a one-hour yoga class plus one flight of cider. Plus, resident food truck Red River Kitchen will be cooking up some delicious brunch menu’s that will be accompanied by “cidermosas” and cider … [ Read more]

Sociable Speed Bingo

SPEED BINGO, [noun]: A “coverall” game where the numbers are called as quickly as possible. Think you can keep up? DJ Hazy Harold and JMO will be calling numbers faster than you can drink a pint every Monday from 6:30pm- 8:30pm. **PRIZES include a mix of taproom gift cards, can koozies, sweatshirts, t-shirts, glassware, hats, … [ Read more]

Sociable Date Night + Music Series

Stop into the Sociable Cider Werks taproom for date night specials with the Red River Kitchen, and an intimate music series every Wednesday night from 7:30PM to 8:30PM. Featured Band: Boxstore Bird (10/11 through 11/29) Boxstore Bird is heritage Americana, a delightful mix of americana, bluegrass, and storytelling that will hook you with a rare … [ Read more]

Sociable Speed Bingo

SPEED BINGO, [noun]: A “coverall” game where the numbers are called as quickly as possible. Think you can keep up? DJ Hazy Harold and JMO will be calling numbers faster than you can drink a pint every Monday from 6:30pm- 8:30pm. **PRIZES include a mix of taproom gift cards, can koozies, sweatshirts, t-shirts, glassware, hats, … [ Read more]

Cider Salutation: Yoga at Sociable

The hour-long Vinyasa class will be lead by instructor Sofia Lorraine. Beginners and advanced are all warmly welcome. The $25 entry fee includes a one-hour yoga class plus one flight of cider. Plus, resident food truck Red River Kitchen will be cooking up some delicious brunch menu’s that will be accompanied by “cidermosas” and cider … [ Read more]