Good hard ciders usually come from tart heirloom apples such as Foxwhelp and Baldwin. These ciders are crisp, light in alcohol, great with food and deeply American—perfect for the Thanksgiving weekend.

By Ray Isle
November 01, 2009

Ciders to Try

Ace Apple Hard Cider ($9 for a six-pack)

Doc’s Draft Hard Apple Cider ($5 for 22 oz)

Farnum Hill Semi-Dry Cider ($9 for 22 oz)

Original Sin Hard Cider ($10 for a six-pack)

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