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Bon Appetit: 10 Ciders to Turn Wine Snobs Into Cider Snobs

“It’s a drink that has all the complexity of wine with the thirst-quenching drinkability of beer. Cider doesn’t have the foothold that craft beer is getting in the country just yet, but American cider makers have more than hit their stride. Here are 10 incredible ciders, both new and established, that will take you to school and shake the foundations of what you thought cider was.” 

Alex Delany, Bon Appetit

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CIDERCRAFT: 5 Coffee-infused Ciders to Put a Pep in Your Step

“Although maybe best to save for later in the day (no judgment, if not), coffee-infused ciders provide a caffeine kick and are hitting the market from a handful of fearless fermenters, each carrying a unique form, from a nitrogenated can to cold brew-steeped sippers.”

Christian Conahan, CIDERCRAFT MAGAZINE

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Brewbound: Stem Ciders Taps Odell Brewing for Expanded Sales Coverage in Colorado

“Terms like partnership and collaboration get tossed around a lot in craft these days, but here’s one of the more imaginative deals we’ve seen between two small producers in recent months.”

Chris Furnari, Brewbound

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Cider Culture: Stem Ciders Announces Larger Distribution Area via Partnership with Breakthru Beverage and Odell Brewing

“Stem Ciders is continually experiencing growth and now, with the help of Breakthru Beverage Group and Odell Brewing, they’ll be growing even more!”

Kristen Kwiatkowski, Cider Culture

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Porchdrinking: Stem Ciders Expands Distribution with Odell / Breakthru Partnership

At less than three years of operation in their modest RiNo Taproom, Stem Ciders has quickly established themselves as the preeminent name in Denver craft cider, and now that reach is about to extend a lot further.” 

Tristan Chan, Porchdrinking.com

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USA Today: Made in Colorado: Flavors only found in Denver

“While beer is unquestionably the king drink in Denver, Stem Ciders wants to make sure the apple’s contribution gets fair notice.”

Trevor Hughes, USA Today

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Drinking Cider Review: Stem Ciders – Malice

“Malice is a delicious and enjoyable cider that would be a good match for most anything! This one is straight forward apples without adding unnecessary aging complexity or fruity additions. Malice is all about apples fermented to dryness. You need more Malice in your life!”

Ron Sansone, Drinking Cider

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Cider Chat Podcast: Eric Foster of Stem Ciders

“Stem Cider was started by Eric Foster and Phil Kao, Michigan natives who founded their urban cidery in Denver Colorado. Since opening in 2014, they have already been awarded a bevy of cider medals at the Great Lakes International Cider and Perry Competition (GLINTCAP)…”

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Cider Culture: Stem Ciders’ Malice, Branch & Bramble and Remedy Now Available in Cans

“Colorado’s Stem Ciders has been offering up refreshing ciders for varying tastes since 2013. From dry apple varieties to those boasting essences of different fruits, Stem takes cider to a whole new level.” 

Kristen Kwiatkowski, Cider Culture

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303 Magazine: The Definitive Denver Cider Guide

“Cider has been experiencing exponential growth over the past several years and doing so with distinctly American ingredients and flavors compared to its more mature brethren in Europe. Denver may be in the nascent stages of its cider culture compared to its big brother in beer, but three cideries are within the city limits, all producing a wide range of portfolios.” 

Cody Gabbard, 303 Magazine

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