We have been hard at work converting a 31′ 1965 Airstream Trailer into the Potter’s Craft Cider tasting room! So far, we have gutted the interior and stripped it down to its bare bones. Next steps are to replace the floor, seal interior seams, insulate, and run new electrical wiring. For the interior, we are working with a fantastic woodworker, Brian Wilkes of Lost Mountain Woodcrafts. With Brian’s help, … Continued
Tropical fruit notes from Albemarle Pippin and Gold Rush apples are complemented by the juicy citrus character of whole-leaf Citra and Amarillo hops. Our unique cold infusion process brings out delicate hop aromas and flavors without the bitterness you would expect in a hoppy beer. This mouthwatering cider appeals to craft beer and cider drinkers alike.
Saturday, December 6th 1:00-7:00 PM
The wassail is the ancient ancestor of trick-or-treating and Christmas caroling, in which the townspeople would go orchard to orchard and sing to the trees to encourage a bountiful harvest and then make a loud racket to scare off any evil spirits that may be lurking about. Our young orchard can use all the encouragement it can get so come join us for our first ever orchard wassailing!
There will be live music from the Blue Ridge Irish Music School, dancing, food from JM Stock Provisions, the crowning of the orchard king and queen, and of course cider! Cider by the glass, bottle or growler will be available as well as some small batch seasonal specialties!