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chillihigh Dec 25, 2009 09:47 AM

what is a good brand of apple cider, am craving some, and don't know which to buy.
Thanks

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  1. Rudiger RE: chillihigh Dec 25, 2009 10:05 AM

    Waupoos is my favourite. Slighty sweet and very crisp with ample apple flavours. And at 6.5%, it makes you feel... good!

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      lamaranthe RE: Rudiger Dec 25, 2009 11:12 AM

      Where do you buy it? Thanks !

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        JamieK RE: lamaranthe Dec 25, 2009 12:37 PM

        Many LCBO outlets carry it. Use the search function at lcbo.ca to check availability.

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          aser RE: JamieK Dec 25, 2009 03:45 PM

          It sure ain't cheap, but Waupoos is tasty.

    2. duckdown RE: chillihigh Dec 25, 2009 04:19 PM

      the Best apple cider that I've had recently is from the Apple Factory

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        millygirl RE: duckdown Dec 25, 2009 04:49 PM

        I tried an amazing apple cider at the Wychwood Barns recently. I will try and google to get the name of it. If successful I will report back.

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          Minister of Kebab RE: duckdown Dec 27, 2009 08:10 AM

          i agree with duckdown...nice pies as well

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            Kagemusha RE: duckdown Feb 11, 2010 06:39 AM

            Ferri's cider isn't bad, either. Nice varietal apples fresh from storage, too. Heritage Rd. north of Steeles in Brampton.

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            c.cow RE: chillihigh Dec 25, 2009 07:29 PM

            Do you mean hard cider or the fresh pressed stuff (to drink on its own or add your own mulling spices and possibly a kick)?

            1. Dr Butcher RE: chillihigh Dec 26, 2009 07:23 PM

              For fresh pressed (pasteurized) I really like Algoma Orchards cider.

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                Abbeshay RE: chillihigh Dec 27, 2009 06:03 AM

                I bought some apple cider vinegar at Whole Foods by the name of Filsinger's from Ayton, Ontario- I guess made from their orchards. They also sell huge bottles of cider which I'm sorely tempted to try .

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                  chillihigh RE: Abbeshay Dec 27, 2009 08:18 AM

                  thanks everyone, will try these options out for sure..

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                  lamaranthe RE: chillihigh Feb 8, 2010 07:56 AM

                  Seen on TV : http://www.appleicewine.com/index_en....
                  Made in Quebec - They ship

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                    estufarian RE: lamaranthe Feb 9, 2010 06:22 PM

                    Don't bother - ridiculously expensive and tastes very sweet without structure. We tried some at Xmas (available at LCBO) and NOBODY wanted more than one taste.

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                      psyrel RE: estufarian Feb 10, 2010 10:08 AM

                      I tried the Domaine Pinnacle iced cider and though sweet it had a good amount of acidity to balance it.

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