A cider a day!

We currently make numerous distinctive and and drinkable varieties of cider:

Malt liquors and cider are my table drinks ~ Thomas Jefferson

Flower City Blonde

A crisp and fruity cider born and bred in Western New York, using a blend of the finest local Golden Delicious, Empire and Crispin apples. A light cider that is pale straw-colored and clean-tasting with a bright taste of fresh apples that finishes with luscious pear notes.

5% ABV

Blue Ridge Blonde

A crisp and fruity cider born and bred in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, using a blend of the finest local Golden Delicious, Red Delicious and Granny Smith apples. A light cider that is pale straw-colored and clean-tasting with a bright taste of fresh apples that finishes with luscious pear notes.

5% ABV

ROC HARD Amber

Bolder than many, more assertive than most! A fusion of tannic apple flavors derived from a blend of locally grown Red Delicious, Ida Red and Northern Spy apples. A copper-colored cider with hints of caramel, molasses, butterscotch, and raisins.

5.5% ABV

 

Black Cherry

An amazing blend of black cherries and apples made into a very sessionable cider beverage. Not too tart, not too dry, just right to enjoy anytime of year. This blend starts out with our Blue Ridge Blonde recipe, and during fermentation local black cherries, or when not available, black cherries from Washington state are added to create the perfect flavors derived from local apples & black cherries.

6% ABV

Hawaii Toad Ohh” Pineapple

Cold weather is here so we are serving a glass of sunshine at the Toad! Splash a wave of refreshment on your Holiday fun with Blue Toad’s Pineapple Hard Cider, a new seasonal flavor mixing the smooth, citrus taste of fresh Hawaiian pineapple with the crisp, tart sweetness of apple cider.

6% ABV

APA Triple Hopped

Our American Pressed Apple (APA) is a hard cider reminiscent of a fine white wine; this Hopped Cider is a perfect fusion of acidity, sweetness and floral hop flavor. The IPA drinkers hard cider.

5.5% ABV

Golden Russet Reserve

Golden Russet Reserve is deliciously dry and made with Schutt’s golden russet apples.

6.5% ABV

Cinna Toad

This spin on an All-American classic has a bittersweet combination of fresh cinnamon & brown sugar with an abundance of crisp apples! The aromatic nose & flavor profile will take you right back to grandma’s house, it’s sure to sweeten up any day.

6.5% ABV

CRANNY APPLETON

Introducing the Bold, the Beautiful, the Tart, CRANNY APPLETON, Cranberry Hard Apple Cider! With a terrific tart bite and juicy cranberry flavor, Cranny Appleton will keep you warm on the coldest Rochester days. Now available in Victor & Henrietta, next on tap at Schutt’s.

6.5% ABV

Hawaii Toad Ohh” Pineapple

Cold weather is here so we are serving a glass of sunshine at the Toad! Splash a wave of refreshment on your Holiday fun with Blue Toad’s Pineapple Hard Cider, a new seasonal flavor mixing the smooth, citrus taste of fresh Hawaiian pineapple with the crisp, tart sweetness of apple cider.

6% ABV

APA Triple Hopped

Our American Pressed Apple (APA) is a hard cider reminiscent of a fine white wine; this Hopped Cider is a perfect fusion of acidity, sweetness and floral hop flavor. The IPA drinkers hard cider.

5.5% ABV

Black Cherry

An amazing blend of black cherries and apples made into a very sessionable cider beverage. Not too tart, not too dry, just right to enjoy anytime of year. This blend starts out with our Blue Ridge Blonde recipe, and during fermentation local black cherries, or when not available, black cherries from Washington state are added to create the perfect flavors derived from local apples & black cherries.

6% ABV

Harvest Blend

Notes of clove, cinnamon and spices blend perfectly with this colder weather seasonal hard cider. Comments we have heard, “Autumn in my mouth”, “The Holidays in a glass”, try one and enjoy!

6.9% ABV

 

Dirty Blonde

A blend of our two flagships, Blue Ridge Blonde and ROC Hard Amber, creating the perfect marriage of bright, clean apple and caramelly flavors. This blend is a treat with any meal and show cases the full repertoire of Nelson County apples in a single glass.

Cherry Bomb

First we add our Blue Ridge Blonde and finish it with our Black Cherry Hard Cider, creating a light and refreshing cider with subtle notes of cherry. An ideal choice for any cider drinker.
 

Tasty New Combination

Treat yourself with a pint of Cinna-Toad Apple Pie, a combination of our Cinna-Toad hard cider and ROC Hard Amber. This sinfully delicious combination will make your tastebuds think you’ve just bitten into a slice of cool apple pie.
 
Numerous seasonal ciders beyond this list being served in the tasting rooms, come visit us today.

Our Hand-Crafted Ciders

Are Always Gluten Free