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Arsenal of Ciders
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An award-winning core line-up of modern hard ciders, meads and fruit wines ranging from bone-dry to semi-sweet
Off- Dry Modern Hard Cider
Alexander Hays, aka "Fighting Elleck," was a Union Army General in the U.S. Civil War. Known by his men to be "brave as a lion," after having been seriously injured on multiple occasions and having two horses shot out from underneath him during the Gettysburg Campaign, he was killed in the Battle of the Wilderness in 1884. He is buried locally at Allegheny Cemetery. Fighting Elleck Hard Apple Cider is medium-bodied, well-balanced, smooth and refreshing with light effervescence.
Bone- Dry Modern Hard Cider
During the U.S. Civil War, the Picket soldier was a point man providing alarm in the event of an ambush. The mortality rate was quite high. As uncommon as the Picket soldier, Picket Bone Dry Hard Apple Cider is hand-crafted in small batches near the historic Allegheny Arsenal. Unlike mass-produced "dry" hard ciders, Picket is completely fermented to dryness. Light-bodied, tart, lightly effervescent with structured acidity and a subtle earthiness. Brut!
Semi- Sweet Modern Hard Cider
Archibald Rowand was a Union spy in the U.S. Civil War. After being recognized as such by the Confederate Army, he was chased in his underwear, determined to deliver a pivotal message to General Grant from "Fightin' Phil" Sheridan. For his perseverance, he received the Medal of Honor. Archibald's Ado Hard Apple Cider is hand-crafted in small batches near the historic Allegheny Arsenal. Full-bodied with notes of caramel and lightly effervescent. Demi-Sec!
Archibald Rowand demanded his daily rations well-balanced, refreshing and a little sweet as he was Perseverant to the Core! Learn more about Archibald Rowand's life as a Union spy.
Spiced Modern Hard Cider
Benjamin Grierson was a Union Army General in the U.S. Civil War. He led "Grierson's Raid" deep into Confederate territory as a major diversionary tactic as part of the Vicksburg campaign. This raid was said to strike "fear in the hearts of the citizens and somewhat demoralized the Confederate forces who failed to stop the move." Grierson's Ginger is hand-crafted in small batches. A full-bodied, semi-sweet, modern hard apple cider spiced with fresh ginger root. Demi-sec!
traditional Honey wine
Alexander Murray was a Union Navy Rear Admiral during the U.S. Civil War. In 1862, while in command of the screw steamer Louisiana, he destroyed twenty-seven enemy vessels and approached to within 11 miles of Richmond, the capital of the Confederacy. The USS Murray, deployed in WWI, was his namesake. Murray's Mead is hand-crafted in small batches near the historic Allegheny Arsenal. Full-bodied with notes of honey caramel. This makes a perfect entry-level mead. Demi-Sec!
Alexander Murray demanded his daily rations smooth, caramelly, a little sweet and in the spirit of bravery!
Bone- Dry Mead
During the U.S. Civil War, the Dog Robber was an Aide-de-camp for the commanding officer. He was charged with, among other things, cooking and scrounging around for food, including honey. Many times, the camp canine would mysteriously disappear... food was tough to find so sometimes they had to "Rob the Dog." Dog Robber Bone Dry Mead is handcrafted in small batches near the historic Allegheny Arsenal. Unlike other "dry" meads, Dog Robber is completely fermented to dryness. Light-bodied and smooth with structured acidity. Brut!
Dog Robber soldiers demanded their daily rations dry to the bone... Will you survive the skirmish?
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