In the News

From news 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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Orchard Ale Release

Orchard Ale Release

It’s that time again! Orchard Ale is back for the season in the Flying Dog Brewery tasting room while supplies last. This draft only hybrid beer-cider is the result of a partnership between Distillery Lane Ciderworks and Flying Dog. Crowler and growler fills...

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Cider Maker’s Blends Available this Weekend

Cider Maker’s Blends Available this Weekend

"This SATURDAY AND SUNDAY, November 9th and 10th, DLC will be offering special batches of “cider maker’s” blends. These single variety juices will be available for purchase by home brewers at a price of $12.75 gallon.  We expect to have individual barrels of Golden...

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DLC Featured in MD Sip and Savor

DLC Featured in MD Sip and Savor

The August MD Sip and Savor magazine feature article highlights Distillery Lane Ciderworks. Click the image to read the feature article in Sip and Savor Aug 2019  

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Chesapeake Rumrunner Cider by Distillery Lane Ciderworks

Chesapeake Rumrunner Cider by Distillery Lane Ciderworks

Distillery Lane Ciderworks was featured in The Baltimore Sun. So it’s not a beer, but a cider feels appropriate for fall. Back in January, owner Rob Miller put a base cider made with Roxbury Russet and Redfield apples in rum barrels from Washington’s Cotton & Reed...

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Chesapeake Farm to Fork

Chesapeake Farm to Fork

Distillery Lane Ciderworks was featured on http://www.whatsupmag.com  in December 2018. Welcome to hard cider culture, a creative new genre comprised of folks who are bringing back tradition with a carefully handcrafted skill. Like craft beer, hard cider—brewed with...

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DC’s Newest Cider House Sources Everything Within 200 Miles

DC’s Newest Cider House Sources Everything Within 200 Miles

This articles was featured in The Washingtonian in July 2018. Two years ago, DC was heralding its first cidery, Anxo, in Shaw. Now the scene has grown to include more makers—and another location for Anxo in Brightwood Park—all eager to introduce drinkers to their take...

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Holiday Hours 2016

Holiday Hours 2016

November 19th and 20th 35th Annual Valley Craft Tour Ciderworks will be open both days to the public from 10:00 - 5:00.  We have more than a dozen apple varieties available, including Thanksgiving favorites like Bramley's, Calville Blanc, Goldrush, and Newtown...

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October 28 Orchard Update

October 28 Orchard Update

The beautiful Fall weather has finally arrived and the orchard and surrounding mountains are showing some beautiful Fall colors. This past weekend was our last "pick your own" for the season as most of the apples have now been collected. A great article in last...

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2016 Apple harvest Notes from Farmer Rob

2016 Apple harvest Notes from Farmer Rob

The short and to the point version — Add together a record snowfall, an early Spring warm-up, followed by a late season heavy frost, rain, then more rain, then the warmest July on record, and what do you get?  Answer, (good news first) — generally sweeter apples and...

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2015 Record-breaking Year at DLC

It's been a terrific Fall here at Ciderworks and we've had a record crop of apples.  We've also had a record number of visitors, and they've been busy touring the orchard and purchasing cider and apples.  Thank you for the visiting and supporting Ciderworks! We've...

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Cidermaker’s Blend available in Fall

Cidermaker’s Blend available in Fall

Distillery Lane Ciderworks will be pressing a "Cidermaker's Blend" for home brewers in early/late fall. All of the details will be posted on our Facebook page. We will not have any cidermaker's blend available prior to then.

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Road Closure Sale Sept. 12-13, 2015

Road Closure Sale Sept. 12-13, 2015

Ciderworks is open this coming weekend, despite the road construction in nearby Burkittsville.  Don't let the road signs discourage you (but you'd do best to avoid the Town's Main Street!). To counter this inconvenience, we are having a special Road Closure Sale! This...

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Distillery Lane Ciderworks

Distillery Lane Ciderworks

“Distillery Lane Ciderworks” by Edwin Remsberg SoundbooksYoutube piece sponsored by the Maryland Department of Agriculture  — October 23, 2012 https://youtu.be/XsHFgN7nEDA

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