Virtue Cider has placed second in the third annual U.S. Open Cider Championship, held this year in Buffalo, New York. Percheron took home a gold medal in the Wood-Aged Cider and Perry Category, making it the second accolade for the cider in the same month following its 2nd place win at the Festival of Barrel-Aged Beer in Chicago this month.
In total, Virtue scored four medals for its proper farmhouse ciders. The full listing is below:
New World Cider
Silver – Michigan Brut
Silver – Seedling Orchard Schaerbeek
Wood-Aged Cider and Perry
Gold – Percheron
Specialty Cider and Perry
Silver – Michigan Honey
For the full press release, please visit www.usopencider.com.