Nine Pin to host third annual Gathering of the Farm Cideries

Downtown Albany cidery will host 15 of New York’s premier farm cideries at sold out event

ALBANY, N.Y. (Feb. 16, 2017) — Nine Pin Ciderworks, New York’s first farm cidery, will be hosting the third annual Gathering of the Farm Cideries this Saturday, Feb. 18 at their cidery in Albany’s warehouse district. The event is sold out.

“We’re proud to continue to share our cidery’s anniversary with this new tradition of gathering New York’s farm cideries for an exciting, hard cider experience that can only be found in our great State,” said Alejandro del Peral, co-founder and cider maker.

Video of second annual Gathering of the Farm Cideries in 2016

This event will be the largest gathering of New York licensed farm cideries that the Empire State has ever seen. In addition, Nine Pin will be celebrating their third anniversary this weekend. Nine Pin will be hosting 15 of New York’s farm cideries including:

+ Nine Pin Cider (Albany, NY)
+ Wayside Cider (Andes, NY)
+ Blue Toad Hard Cider — New York (Rochester, NY)
+ Fishkill Farms (Hopewell Junction, NY)
+ Saratoga Apple Hard Cider (Schuylerville, NY)
+ Embark Craft Ciderworks (Williamson, NY)
+ Rogers’ Cideryard LLC (Johnstown, NY)
+ Kaneb Orchards (Massena, NY)
+ Black Creek Cidery (Byron, NY)
+ Stone Bridge Cider (Hudson, NY)
+ Little Apple Cidery Inc. (Hillsdale, NY)
+ Brooklyn Cider House (Brooklyn, NY)
+ Bad Seed Cider Company (Highland, NY)
+ Blackduck Cidery (Ovid, NY)
+ Brooklyn Cider House (Brooklyn, NY)
+ Sundog Cider (Chatham, NY)

The cideries will be providing complimentary samples of their unique ciders to attendees. Attendees will also have the ability to purchase these specialty ciders by either bottle or by growler. Food vendors will include Slidin’ Dirty, Sweet Mama Mia, and DeFazio’s Pizzeria.

From 2016’s second annual Gathering of the Farm Cideries (photo credit: Nine Pin)

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About Nine Pin Cider Works: Nine Pin Cider Works is New York’s first farm cidery. Founded in 2013 and based in New York’s capital city, Albany, Nine Pin cider products can be found in hundreds of bars, restaurants, and retailers throughout New York and in the Boston area. Nine Pin produces all ciders, sourced from Capital Region and Hudson Valley apples, in its 17,000 sq. ft. cidery facility and tasting room in Albany’s Warehouse District. Be Revolutionary®, Consider The Apple®, and Drink New York Apples®.