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Wedding Toasts and Receptions are perfect for Island Orchard Cider Normandy style ciders. Your guests will enjoy these refreshing ciders which are not too sweet and pair beautifully with your special dishes. Our ciders drink like wines but they are half the alcohol and they are not as heavy as a beer. Plus they are gluten free! Island Orchard Ciders are produced from Door County apples grown at our Washington Island orchard and from the neighbors. In 2006 we planted 36 types of American, French and English apple trees. Taste these award winning ciders at our Door County Cider House located on the peninsula in Ellison Bay, which is 5 miles north of Sister Bay. Come Visit Door County Cider House Tasting Room + Cider Pub & Small Plates. Open April thru December. Open April 7 - May 21 Fri/Sat/Sun Noon to 6pn. May 26 - Oct. 30 Open daily Noon to 6pm. Nov. 3 - Dec. 16 Fri/Sat Noon to 6pm. Summer Evening Hours: June, July, Aug. Fri/Sat Noon to 9pm.
Categories: Specialty Food & Beverage
4/7-5/21 Fri-Sat-Sun 12-6pm, 5/26-10/30 daily 12-6pm, 11/3-12/16 Fri-Sat 12-6pm. Summer Evening Hours: June, July, August Fri-Sat 12-9pm. Close
Nov 3-Dec 16 F-Sa 12-6. Closed mid-Dec-Mar.
2017 ISLAND ORCHARD CIDERS
Brut Apple Cider
Oak Aged Apple Cider
Apple Cherry Cider
SERVE CHILLED 7% Alc.
"ABOUT OUR CIDERY"
We specialize in a Normandy Style Cider.
Our family produces a handcrafted traditional French cider, which has a lighter texture and is more wine-like. The ciders are dry, crisp and refreshing; richly complex with fruit, natural tannins, sugars and higher acidity. These all come together to create a cider that is delicious with food.
The cider apples are grown at our orchard on Washington Island. Slowly planting cider cultivars from France, England and America, we tested the types that would work best with the Island’s climate and rocky limestone soil. We grow 30 apple cultivars from sharps to bitter-sharps to dessert apples, 10 varieties of pear, totaling in 2000 apple and 400 pear trees.
Come visit our Cider House located in Door County. Enjoy samples in our Tasting Room and see where the handcrafted cider is Fermented & Bottled.
ELLISON BAY CIDER HOUSE
Cider Tasting Room
Hours: 4/7-5/21 Fri-Sat-Sun 12-6pm, 5/26-10/30 daily 12-6pm, 11/3-12/16 Fri-Sat 12-6pm. Summer Evening Hours: June, July, August Fri-Sat 12-9pm. Closed mid-December through March.
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