New York Ciders

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.

ABV: 4.9%

Roc Hard Amber

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

ABV: 5.5%

Black Cherry

A crisp, fruity and effervescent cider that is handcrafted to enjoy year-round. Our Black Cherry Hard Apple Cider is created using only the finest locally grown apples, and infused with black cherries, to produce a serenely smooth and sessionable cider.

ABV: 6%

Paddy Green

Fairly Dry with a tart finish. Made with 100% Granny Smith Green Apples. This one makes your tongue do an “Irish Jig!” 115 Calories & 9g Carbs per 12oz

ABV: 5.5%

Hoppin Toad

Our Award Winning Paddy Green Cider dry hopped with Lemondrop and Idaho 7 hops for a dry, slightly tart cider with a citrus pop.

ABV: 5%


This cider is sure to send your taste buds into a tizzy! The cider making process includes fresh blueberries along with a blend of three local apple varities. These berries are broken open during mid fermentation and as expected, tons of flavor and tannins create a perfectly balanced Apple Blueberry Cider.

ABV: 5.5%

Ring of Fire

A sure sign of summer is the glow of a flare or campfires creating a ring of fire around water. To kick off summer, enjoy our ring of fire, a raspberry and blueberry crisp cider with a burst of berry and vanilla crumble.

ABV: 5.0%

Cranny Appleton

Notes of cinnamon and caramel, along with hints of cranberry, all created from our gold medal Roc Hard Amber.  Always made with locally sourced and grown apples.

ABV: 6.2%

Orange Crush

Made from a blend of New York Apples and Florida Orange Peels to bring out the best of both fruits! Light and Refreshing!

ABV: 5%


Fresh Blueberries, cherries and a blend of 3 local apple varieties.  It’s sure to send your taste buds into an un-billievable tizzy.

ABV: 5.6%

Hawaii Toad Ohh” Pineapple

Splash through a wave of refreshment with Blue Toad’s Pineapple Hard Cider, a seasonal flavor mixing the smooth, citrus taste of fresh Hawaiian pineapple with the crisp, tart sweetness of apple cider. 

ABV: 6%

Flower City Lilac

A Celebration of the Flower City! A Refreshing and Crisp Cider, Locking the Tastes and Smells of Spring with Rochester’s Own hand-picked Lilacs and our Flower City Blonde Hard Cider.

ABV: 5%

Into the Orchard

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!

ABV: 6%

Additional Seasonal Favorites

Sun Chaser

We think nothing says summer quite like lemonade. This citrus forward, raspberry lemonade cider is tart and refreshing.

Golden Russet Reserve

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

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.

Our Hand-Crafted Ciders

Are Always Gluten Free