2022 U.S. Open Cider Championship Medal Winners


2022 U.S. Open Cider Championship Medal Winners

Modern Cider – Sweet

Gold – Original – Glacial Till Vineyard – Nebraska
Silver – Apple – Bold Rock Hard Cider – NC
Bronze – Cider 101 – Niagara College – Ontario
Bronze – Amber – Vermont Hard Cider – Vermont

Modern Cider – Dry
Gold – Wölffer No. 139 Dry White Cider – Wölffer Estate Vineyard – New York
Silver – Crisp Apple – Atlanta Hard Cider – Georgia
Bronze – Dry – Glacial Till Vineyard – Nebraska
Bronze – Dry Saison – Colfax CiderWorks – California

Heritage Cider
Gold – Springhouse Semi-Sweet – Tumbling Creek Cider – Virginia
Gold – Cidre Fermier – Niagara College – Ontario
Silver – The Vintage Blend 2021 – Easthampton Cider Project – Massachusetts
Bronze – Galipette Brut – Galipette Cidre – France

Traditional Cider
Gold – Beginnings Without End – Angry Orchard – New York
Silver – The OG – High Limb Cider – Massachusetts
Silver – Galipette Biologique – Galipette Cidre – France
Bronze – Saison – Bold Rock Hard Cider – North Carolina

Perry & Pear Ciders
Gold – ACE Perry Craft Cider – California Cider Co. – California
Silver – Sparkling Perry – Lee Ranch Cellars – California
Bronze – Nice Pear – Missing Falls Brewing – Ohio

Fruit Cider
Gold – MoonMosa – Papa Moon Ciders – Nebraska
Silver – Tropical Cosmic Crisp – 2 Towns Ciderhouse – Oregon
Bronze – Nectarine Cider – Covered Bridge Brewery – Oregon

Mimosa Cider
Gold – Ecto Cider – Odd Brothers Craft Cider – Michigan
Mimosa – Tropical Cosmic Crisp – Vermont Hard Cider – Vermont
Bronze – Grand Mimosa – Ciderboys Cider Co. – Wisconsin

Pineapple Cider
Gold – Pineapple Sour – Duluth Cider – Minnesota
Gold – Ciderboys Pineapple Hula – Ciderboys Cider Co. – Wisconsin
Silver – Kona Gold – Ola Brew – Hawaii
Bronze – Pacific Pineapple – 2 Towns Ciderhouse – Oregon

Cherry Cider
Gold – VALANCE – Five Maidens Cider – Pennsylvania
Silver – Cherry Sublime – 2 Towns Ciderhouse – Oregon
Silver – Fruits from Flowers – Angry Orchard – New York
Bronze – Pom-Cheri – Thor’s Hard Cider – Minnesota

Peach Cider
Gold – Ciderboys Peach County – Ciderboys Cider Co. – Wisconsin
Silver – Millions of Peaches – Odd Brothers Craft Cider – Michigan
Bronze – White Peach – Incline Cider Company – Washington

Cranberry Cider
Gold – Cranberry – Incline Cider Company – Washington
Silver – Cranberry Cider – Country Boy Brewing – Kentucky
Bronze – Crimson Bliss – 2 Towns Ciderhouse – Oregon

Fruit and Berry Cider
Gold – Ciderboys Strawberry Magic – Ciderboys Cider Co. – Wisconsin
Silver – Raspberry Lemon Cider – Country Boy Brewing – Kentucky
Bronze – Blueberry Pie – Cider Corps – Arizona

Applewine/ Ice Cider / Imperial Cider
Gold – Winter Crisp – Bent Ladder – Ohio
Silver – Imperial Peach Tea – Portland Cider Company – Oregon
Bronze – Imperial Cider – Bold Rock Hard Cider
Bronze – Amshire – Blakes Hard Cider – Michigan

Herbal Cider
Gold – Honey Lavender – Papa Moon Ciders – Nebraska
Silver – Lavender – Sandia Hard Cider – New Hampshire
Bronze – Suzie’s Honeysuckle Cider – Dingo Dog Brewing – North Carolina
Bronze – Sitron Tee – Thor’s Hard Cider – Minnesota

Pepper
Gold – Sweet Heat Haze – Urban Tree Hard Cider – Georgia
Gold – El Thoro – Thor’s Hard Cider – Minnesota
Silver – Yellow Belly Cayenne Cider – Sapsucker Farms – Minnesota
Bronze – Chantico – Orchard Girls Cidery – Maine

Hopped Cider 
Gold – India Bound – Five Maidens Cider – Pennsylvania
Silver – Dat Juice – Cigar City Cider & Mead – Florida
Silver – Cottonwood – Mountain West Cider Utah
Silver – Orange U and IPA? – Urban Tree Hard Cider – Georgia

Apple Pie Spiced Cider
Gold – Apple Pie Cider – Country Boy Brewing – Kentucky
Gold – Apple Pie – Blakes Hard Cider – Michican
Silver – How Bout Dem Apples – Missing Falls Brewery – Ohio
Bronze – The Wanderer – Odd Brothers Craft Cider – Michigan

Spiced Cider
Gold – Mckenzie’s Pumpkin Jack – F.X. Matt Brewing – Ohio
Silver – Punkin Spice – Bryant’s Cider – Virginia
Bronze – Honey Cinnamon – Apple Valley Cider – Colorado

Wood-Aged Cider and Perry
Gold – ACE Blackjack 30th Anniversary – California Cider – California
Silver – Wild Mulberry – Glacial Till Vineyard – Nebraska
Bronze – THE BUNG IS TOO BIG – Five Maidens Cider Company – Pennsylvania

Specialty Cider and Perry
Gold – Las Lajas – Duluth Cider – Minnesota
Gold – Ginger Peach – Thornapple Brewing – Michigan
Silver – Caramel Apple – Glacial Till Vineyard – Nebraska
Bronze – Beezy – Rhinegeist Cidergeist – Ohio

Anything Goes
Gold – Yellow Belly Wildflower – Sapsucker Farms Yellow Belly Cidery – Minnesota
Silver – Hollow Jack – 2 Towns Ciderhouse – Oregon
Bronze – Sweet Potato Casserole – Hidden Cave Cidery – Wisconsin

Single Varietal Cider
Gold – Kermerrien – Portland Cider Company – Oregon
Gold – Sidra California – Mount Diablo Cider – California
Silver – Redheart – Union Hill Cider Co. – Washington
Bronze – Black Twig – Back Bay’s Farmhouse Brewery – Virginia

Rosé Ciders
Gold – Cider – Wölffer Estate Vineyard – New York
Silver – Rosé – Atlanta Hard Cider – Georgia
Bronze – Beaupré Rosé – Cidrerie Beaupré – Quebec
Bronze – Rosé – Jack’s Hard Cider – Pennsylvania

Brut
Gold – BRUT Virginia Sparkling Apple – Muse Orchard/Widow’s Watch Cider – Virgina
Silver – Wölffer No. 139 Brut Cuvee Cider – Wölffer Estate Vineyard – New York
Bronze – Brite Good – Bryant’s Cider – Virginia
Bronze – 2020 Hugus Farms Local Cider – Parsons North Brewing – Ohio

Sangrias
Gold – Primavera – Broski Ciderworks – Florida
Silver – Sangria – Coyote Hole Ciderworks – Virginia
Bronze – Sangria – Sandia Hard Cider – New Mexico
Bronze – Sunset Sangria – Coyote Hole Ciderworks – Virginia