Tastings & Tours
We heartily welcome you to come visit Finnriver for a taste of life on the land. The Cider Garden is open noon-9pm daily year round. Sample, enjoy and purchase hard ciders and fruit wines, as well as seasonal snacks and other sundries in our rustic farm Taproom, Tasting Porch and Farmware Store. You can find seating in one of several covered structures in our Cider Garden.
We offer 5 & 10 ounce draft pours of a range of our farmcrafted hard ciders, as well as cider cocktails, and we serve a rotation of several non-alcoholic options, such as Iggy's kombucha, root beer and more.
We offer cider flights with 5 two-ounce sample pours of an array of our farmrafted ciders and/or fruit wines for $12-$14.
TASTINGS & TOURS
Guided tastings are offered daily from noon-5pm and tours are offered on summer weekends, weather permitting.
On weekdays, we tend to do our guided tastings at the counter in the Tasting Room. $7/person for tastes and stories of 6 ciders and/or fruit wine or two.
Seated Cider Tastings:
Take a seat in our pavilion or on the tasting porch and enjoy views of the fields and orchards while one of our tasting room hosts pours six samples of our farmcrafted hard ciders and fruit wines, complete with stories of each bottle’s origins, fermentation facts and background on the farm.
Approximately 30-45 minutes, $10/person
Orchard Tour & Tasting:
On weekend days between Memorial Day and Labor Day, we offer this adventure in the orchard! Take a stroll through our 10 acres of organic fruit trees with a Finnriver host as your guide. You will enjoy samples of six of our farmcrafted ciders and fruit wines, with crackers and apple chips. The 1/4 mile loop around the fields and trees is interwoven with stories on farm history, apple, orchard and fermentation facts and insights into our mission and land partnerships. Note you will be walking directly on the land and the ground will be bumpy. Weather dependent, minimum 6 guests.
Approx 45 minutes, $15/person
We want to be welcoming and accessible to all. With a two-week advance notice, we can provide ASL interpreted cider tastings (with a certified ASL interpreter) for our deaf and hard-of-hearing guests Finnriver is pleased to work with the folks at deaffriendly.com for trainings and support.
TAKE IT HOME WITH YOU
You can purchase from the full array of Finnriver hard ciders and fruit wines at our Tasting Room, including some bottles that are limited release and generally only found on the farm. We also offer club member discounts. Learn more and join one of our Cider Clubs!
Or you can also order on-line for a cider shipment to your door!
We encourage our visitors to be responsible cidery guests. For your own safety and the safety of others, please travel with a designated driver if you choose to consume cider or any other alcoholic beverages. We want you to have a safe and joyful visit!