In the News

This page is an up-to-date listing of all of the media coverage of Distillery Lane Ciderworks. From news and blog articles to television show features, the farm has been receiving high-praise from many sources. Be sure to check out our article in The Washington Post and our feature section in the hit television series, Drinking Made Easy!

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 IMG_1703 “Cider and Food- a Perfect Combination” by Ike Wilson Feature article in The Frederick News Post- April 18, 2014
It’s Apples to Cider at Distillery Lane” by Fritz Hahn News article in The Washington Post featuring our cider making class  — May 9, 2013
 Photo Mild Maryland Winter Could Put Hard Cider on the Hot Seat” by Natalie KornicksFeature piece sponsored in Chesapeake Taste  — January 2, 2013
  “Distillery Lane Ciderworks” by Edwin Remsberg SoundbooksYoutube piece sponsored by the Maryland Department of Agriculture  — October 23, 2012
  “What’s Brewing on the Farm?” by Laurie SavageFeature piece in Lancaster Farming — October 20, 2012
.  “American Sparkling Cider Cocktails” by Justine SterlingMagazine article in Food & Wine Magazine  — October 11, 2012
  “The Cider Trail” by Marissa HermansonFeature piece in Breathe Magazine  — September 26, 2012
  “Pressing Matters” by Christine Van BloemFeature piece in The Frederick Gorilla  — September 22, 2012
  “‘History is so dense in the ground here’: Local ciderworks was ground zero for Crampton’s Gap” by Ike WilsonNews article in The Frederick News Post  — September 14, 2012
“First Press Draws Fans of Cider from the Region” by Brian EnglerNews article in The Frederick News Post  — September 14, 2012
  “Hundreds Get a Taste of Cider-Making Process at Farm’s ‘First Press'” by Daniel J. GrossNews Article in The Gazette  — September 2, 2012
  “Burkittsville Cider Maker Celebrates First Press of the Season” by Chris CopleyFeature piece in Lancaster Farming  — September 1, 2012
  “Hard Ciders Back on Tap in a Big Way” by the Brews Brothers (Steve Frank and Arnold Meltzer)News article in  — August 8, 2012
  “Local Cider, Beer Companies are Featured on TV” by Ike WilsonNews article in The Frederick News Post — December 21, 2011
  Drinking Made Easy: BaltimoreTelevision episode — Air Date: December 5, 2011[Drinking Made Easy website]
  “Apples, Apples Everywhere” by Beverly FirmeBlog article in Bethesda Patch — November 2, 2011
  “Distillery Lane Ciderworks, Apple Picking and Cider Pressing” by Richard NaplesBlog article in Slow Food D.C. — October 4, 2011
  “Vintage? Autumn!” by Nevin MartellMagazine article in Maryland Life Magazine — October 1, 2011
  “Distillery Lane Ciderworks”Blog article in Appetite for Books — September 24, 2011
  “How ‘Bout Them Apples? Its Cider Season” by Mary ZajacNewspaper blog article from Baltimore City Paper Online — September 1, 2011
  “Frederick Ciderworks Newest Addition to Maryland Wine Festival” by Carrie Ann KnauerNews article in Carroll County Times — August 17, 2011
  “Discovering Distillery Lane Ciderworks” by Shannon MorganMagazine article in Maryland Life Magazine — November 5, 2010
  “A Desire for Cider” by Fred FoodieBlog article in Fred Foodie: Eating and Drinking in and Around Frederick, Maryland — November 1, 2010
  “Don’t Stop the Presses” by MABN StaffNews article in Mid-Atlantic Brewing News — October/November Issue 2010
  “Cooking with Cider” by Rochelle MeyersNews article in The Frederick News Post — October 27, 2010
  “Burkittsville Couple Working Hard at Planting, Growing, Orchard Business”    by Karen GardnerNews article in The Frederick News Post — September 29, 2010
  “Maryland’s First Modern-Era Cidery Opens Tomorrow” by Alexander D. Mitchell IVBlog article in Beer in Baltimore — September 3, 2010
  “Company Becomes First in Maryland to Sell Hard Cider” by Ike WilsonNews article in The Frederick News Post — September 1, 2010
  “Distillery Lane Ciderworks: Drink Hard Cider” by Juliette RossantMagazine article in Super Chef Magazine — August 26, 2010
  “Hard Pressed: Local Cider Business Plans Festival” by Ike WilsonNews article in the Frederick News Post — August 24, 2010
  “Juicy Times for Hard Apple Cider” by Greg KitsockNews article in The Washington Post — October 14, 2009
  “Cider House Rules” by Robb HillBlog article in Robb Hill — September 28, 2009
  “How To…: Apple Cider” by Stephanie MlotNews article in The Frederick News Post — December 18, 2008
  “Distillery Lane Ciderworks” by Kathy SullivanBlog article in Wine Trail Traveler — undated
  • Distillery Lane Ciderworks
    5533 Gapland Road
    Jefferson, Maryland, 21755

    (301) 834 – 8920