Nine Pin Cider prides itself on being a local hard cider company that has dedicated to using 100% New York-grown apples and fruits from the Capital Region and Hudson Valley to make their ciders. They have made a delicious raspberry cider and a special homemade melba sauce.

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What is Nine Pin's Raspberry Cider Made From?

According to Nine Pin's Facebook page, their mid-winter season release of Nine Pin Raspberry is made from a blend of "early apple varieties". It's co-fermented with late-season New York raspberries. It becomes a classic New York hard cider with delicious red raspberry notes and beautiful red color. It is tart but balanced. This is the perfect Valentine's cider.

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You can pick up the bottles in their tasting room or you can preorder and pick them up on ninepincider.com.

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There is a Special Pairing Available Too

Nine Pin Cider is also celebrating the Raspberry Cider release by offering their special homemade melba sauce. You can get an order of mozzarella sticks, gluten-free available as well, with a side of their melba sauce and a glass of their Nine Pin Raspberry Cider on tap. This pairing is only available until February 2nd.

What Other Fruit Ciders Does Nine Pin Have?

Nine Pin has a few more fruit varieties that they have made. Keep in mind that they use all New York fruits in their ciders. They have made Blueberry Cider, a Cranberry Cider, Strawberry Cider, Blueberry Peach Cobbler Cider, and now Raspberry. They are all seasonal varieties available at different times of the year.

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