Hard Cider

Hard Cidery First to Open in W. Va.

Dec 17, 2015
West Virginia Morning
West Virginia Public Broadcasting

On West Virginia Morning, we’ll visit the state’s first cidery opening in Lewisburg where hard cider and mead are made with locally grown ingredients.  Also, West Virginia native and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Bill Withers visits with music academy students in Morgantown. 

These stories on West Virginia Morning from West Virginia Public Broadcasting – telling West Virginia’s story.

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The cider business is booming in parts of Appalachia. In Virginia, 18 alcoholic cideries exist, and last year their sales jumped 200 percent. Industry analysts expect the cider boom to continue.