Jack's Hard Cider News

5 Ways to Make it a Winter Wonderland in Jack's Territory

There are many reasons to visit charming Adams County — home of Jack’s Hard Cider’s headquarters — all year long. Although summer and fall might be more typical road-tripping seasons, there is so much wintry fun here in the colder months, when the rolling countryside is beyond lovely blanketed under a few inches of snow — you won’t […]

Must Try: Jack's Small-Batch Seasonals

Variety is the spice of life, right? While we’re more than happy to sip Jack’s Hard Cider’s flagship flavors day in and day out, it’s cool to see what’s possible when we get creative with flavors. The humble apple is such a welcoming backdrop for so many fruits, spices and other ingredients. A few times each year, we […]

Jack's 4 Favorite Ways to Prep for Holiday Entertaining

The holidays are right around the corner, which means it’s time to start our most favorite preparations. Want to take a guess at what that is? Trimming the tree? Nope. Polishing the menorah? Guess again! Cleaning the house? Umm … what? The answer is entertaining! There are many fabulous opportunities to indulge in good food, […]

Make This: Our Favorite Late Fall Cider Cocktail

On the cusp of so many winter holidays, there are going to be dozens of upcoming occasions when you’ll be glad to have an easy, crowd-pleasing cocktail recipe in your back pocket. We’re not talking a stuffy, 11-ingredient drink that requires a speakeasy’s worth of bar equipment, tools, special ice or obscure ingredients. Our favorite […]

How to Celebrate Your Best Jacksgiving Ever

As we settle into the long, cold winter, it’s more important than ever to gather with friends and family to create lightness and warmth. Luckily, the next few months are packed with holidays and parties to help get us off the couch, into the kitchen and maybe even dig out a necktie from the back […]

Shop Now: 6 Gift Ideas for Hard Cider Fans

We know it might feel a little funny to already be thinking about holiday shopping while you’re still working your way through your leftover Halloween candy. But let’s face it—the last two months of the year have a habit of sneaking up quickly, and before you know it, you’re scrambling to check off all the […]

How to Host a Blind Cider Tasting Party

It’s truly amazing how many variations of hard cider can be made with the simple base of apple juice and yeast. Jack’s Hard Cider is created using the freshest juice (never from concentrate!), pressed in-house from apples that we grow in our orchard just a few miles down the way from our cidery in Adams County, Pennsylvania. We believe […]

Cider Trends to Look for in 2018

Craft cider is at an interesting moment in its history — while it’s a beverage that’s been around for hundreds of years in some form or another, it’s just beginning to really take off into the mainstream. Here at Jack’s Hard Cider, we couldn’t be happier about this. We love that people across the world are […]

How to Host an Awesome Halloween Party (for Grown-Ups!)

Halloween is a great holiday for kids: the costumes, the candy, the spooky decorations, the scary stories, the candy, the parades … did we mention the candy? But just because you’re all grown up now doesn’t mean you can’t indulge in Halloween fun! In fact, dressing up, getting all sugar-zany and doing the Monster Mash […]

The Ultimate Jack’s Tailgating Guide

Fall is football season! While it’s definitely comfy to catch a game from your own cozy living room, there’s nothing quite like enjoying the action in person. Plus, going to a game means the opportunity to tailgate, which is arguably the only socially acceptable way to hang out in a parking lot, drinking and blasting […]