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Enjoying Michigan Hard Cider

There are a number of companies from now making Michigan hard ciders, fruit wines and more. This section is still under construction, and will include more listings in the future.

For a great summary of products available, please see this excellent story written by Sandra Silfven – The Detroit News:


Links to some of the hard cider makers listed in this Detroit News article:

Almar Orchards – Maker of Misteguay Creek hard cider:

Motor City Brew Works – Offering a dry style of hard cider for sale on tap in the brewery only:

Blackstar Farms – Makers of hard cider, wonderful wines, distilled fruit brandies and more:

Uncle John's Fruit House Winery – Maker of a “farmhouse” fermented cider, perry, fruit wines and more:

Kalamazoo Brewing Company (Producer of Bell's beers) - Makes a "cyser" which is made from organic apple cider mixed with local honey and fermented – For sale only at Bell's Eccentric Café.


More (not listed in the article) producers of hard cider or related products:

Cascade Winery – Grand Rapids – Hard cider production by late fall 2005

Kuhnhenn Brewery & Winery – Warren – Hard cider launch June 2006.

Robinette's Apple Haus – Grand Rapids – Launching their new hard cider.

Round Barn Winery – Baroda – Makers of Michigan wine and distilled fruit products, now developing hard cider.


Retailers and restaurants who have or currently carry one or more Michigan hard ciders and/or related products (some listed in the Detroit News article):

Whole Foods Market – Troy

Merchant's Fine Wine – Dearborn

Coach Insignia Restaurant at the Renaissance Center - Detroit

Restaurant Villegas - Okemos

More listings to come!

Note: Due to the seasonality of some of these businesses, and the seasonality of hard cider products, it is important that you call first to check availability!
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