SEATTLE (August 18, 2017) – Just four years after becoming Seattle’s first cidery since Prohibition, Seattle Cider Company is thrilled to celebrate new states, expanded production and a year of big growth with an anniversary party unlike any other.  Taking place Saturday, August 26 from 1-7pm at its Seattle tasting room, The Woods (4660 Ohio Ave S, Seattle, WA), Seattle Cider Company invites cider lovers to join in the fun with an extensive rotating tap list featuring brand new ciders, experimental exclusives, seasonal selections, core favorites, and a few surprises.

“We have so much to celebrate this year,” said Joel VandenBrink, founder & CEO of Seattle Cider Company. “We’ve launched in new markets. We are releasing new products, and constantly growing. These are exciting times for Seattle Cider Company and worthy of celebrating!”

Now available in 14 states, Seattle Cider Company hit the scene in August 2013 focusing on uniquely dry, handcrafted ciders made with real ingredients. The cidery’s products continue to successfully bridge the gap between beer and wine, offering up delicious staples and adventurous seasonals in its signature 16-ounce cans. Projected to produce 24,000 barrels (750,000 gallons) in 2017 – a 27% increase over last year – the growing cidery plans to launch Massachusetts in September and a host of new states in early 2018.

To celebrate, at its fourth anniversary celebration on Saturday, August 26, Seattle Cider Company will feature a very special tap lineup for the day. Including more than 20 rotating cider taps, offering everything from year round favorites and seasonals to barrel aged ciders and special releases, ciders available for the anniversary party will include:

Dry, Semi Sweet, Berry, Three Pepper, Pumpkin Spice, Gin Botanical, Rhubarb Gose, Blackberry Lime, Wild Ferment Plum, Winter Banana, Lavender Lemon, Tangerine Turmeric, Cucumber Hibiscus, Wild Raspberry, Washington Heirloom 2016, Winesap Rosé, Single Varietal Winesap, Gravenstein Rosé from 2014- 2016, Single Varietal Still Gravenstein, Bourbon Barrel Wildflower Cyser, Bourbon Barrel Brett, Westland Whiskey Barrel New England, Brandy Cyser, Fall Line Honey, Cider Tonics featuring Strawberry Moon Juice, limited edition Pommeau, cider slushies and more!

Seattle Cider Company’s Anniversary Party also marks the first availability of Pumpkin Spice (6.9% ABV and 2.6 Brix), a seasonal offering available August through November. This semi-sweet cider is copper in color and perfect for fall. Fermented with cinnamon, nutmeg, allspice, and cloves, it offers hints of the seasons favorite spices, followed by just a touch of pumpkin.

Find the full list and tap schedule on Facebook or at seattlecidercompany.com. A handful of brews from Two Beers Brewing will also be available on draft. Be sure to stop by the retail space for product to go, new Seattle Cider Company t-shirts and more.

Find Seattle Cider products in stores and on tap throughout Washington, Oregon, Alaska, Idaho, Illinois, Austin, Wisconsin, California, Minnesota, Nevada, Missouri, Colorado, Tennessee, and South Carolina

with growing list of locations available at seattlecidercompany.com. Tastings, pints and packaged products are also available at The Woods tasting room in SoDo, which shares the space with Two Beers Brewing Co. For more information, follow Seattle Cider Company on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram (@seattleciderco).

Media interviews, samples and photos available upon request. Please contact Maura Hardman at maura@seattlecidercompany.com

About Seattle Cider Company®
Not your standard cider. Seattle Cider Company is city’s first cidery since Prohibition, bringing true craft cider back to Seattle and across the country. Bridging the gap between wine and beer with flavorful, small-batch cider, Seattle Cider Company’s year round and seasonal offerings break the mold of overly sweet cider, bringing the natural flavors of Washington apples to the forefront. Naturally gluten free and made from a custom blend of fresh pressed, locally grown apples, Seattle Cider Company’s products are handcrafted with all natural ingredients and never from concentrate. Seattle Cider products are currently available throughout Washington, Oregon, Alaska, Idaho, Illinois, Austin, Wisconsin, California, Minnesota, Nevada, Missouri and Colorado. Visit our tasting room, The Woods, open weekly Tuesday – Sunday at 4660 Ohio Ave. S. in Seattle. For more information, visit seattlecidercompany.com, or follow Seattle Cider Company on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram (@seattleciderco).  

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