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Moorhead Public Library 641.3411 WIL (Text) 33500013127642 New Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781419733178
  • ISBN: 1419733176
  • Physical Description: 215 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Abrams, Inc., [2019]

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Formatted Contents Note:
Chapter 1. Confessions of a Pommelier -- Chapter 2. Terroir & The Northern Spy -- Chapter 3. Walden to Wurtsboro -- Chapter 4. The Cider Mill & The Circus -- Chapter 5. Pippin Ain't Easy -- Chapter 6. "New Hampshire is a State. Vermont is a Brand." -- Chapter 7. The Lost Orchards -- Chapter 8. Txotx, Y'all! -- Chapter 9. The Winter Meetings -- Chapter 10. The Judgment of Grand Rapids -- Chapter 11. Cider's Leap Toward Immortality -- Chapter 12. Selling the Revival.
Summary, etc.:
"Cider is having a major moment, and The Cider Revival charts its history, resurgence, and a year with the vanguard makers of heritage cider... Cider is the quintessential American beverage. Drank by early settlers and founding fathers, it was ubiquitous and pervasive, but following Prohibition when orchards were destroyed and neglected, cider all but disappeared. In The Cider Revival, Jason Wilson chronicles what is happening now, an extraordinary rebirth that is less than a decade old. Following the seasons through the autumn harvest, winter fermentation, spring bottling, and summer festival and orchard work, Wilson travels around New York and New England, with forays to the Midwest, the West Coast, and Europe. He meets the new heroes of cider: orchardists who are rediscovering long lost apple varieties, cider makers who have the attention to craftsmanship of natural wine makers, and beverage professionals who see cider as poised to explode in popularity. What emerges is a deeply rewarding story, an exploration of cider's identity and future, and its cultural and environmental significance. A blend of history and travelogue, The Cider Revival is a toast to a complex drink." -- dust jacket flap.
Author Notes

Jason Wilson is an award-winning journalist and the author of Boozehound and Godforsaken Grapes. The series editor for Best American Travel Writing since its inception in 2000, Wilson has also written for the Washington Post, the New York Times, The New Yorker, and many others. He lives in the Philadelphia suburbs. 

Subject: Cider.

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