Taproom – Hours

Open by appointment for bottle sales on premises/off premises; curbside pickup available;  contact mead (at) hinsonford.com to schedule your visit

Lower prices on many of your favorite ciders & meads; Buy a case, get 15% discount + free pint glass!

Menu – Cider–new lower prices marked with *

643 Ashmead’s Kernel stars in this dry cider, joining about eight other local apple varieties (Thornton River Orchard, Sperryville).
7.2% abv
4 oz glass – $4
8 oz glass – $6
12 oz glass – $8
750 ml bottle – $16*
Arkansas Black Dry varietal, characteristic flavor profile of this distinctive apple (Thornton River Orchard, Sperryville).
6.3% abv
4 oz glass – $4
8 oz glass – $6
12 oz glass – $8
750 ml bottle – $18
Ciderhouse Dry balanced blend of at least a dozen apple varieties, 80% Rappahannock (Lee’s and Jenkins Orchards), 20% northern varieties.
8.5% abv
4 oz glass – $4
8 oz glass – $6
12 oz glass – $8
750 ml bottle – $14*
SOLD OUT
Spitzenberg
2020 batch on its way!
Dry full bodied varietal cider with a pungent aroma, complex, rich flavor followed by a spicy finish.
10% abv
750 ml bottle – $24
Thumb Run Reserve Dry cider blend aged in bourbon barrel used to age port. Barrel from Narmada Winery, Amissville, apples from Thornton River Orchard, Sperryville.
5.6% abv
4 oz glass – $5
8 oz glass – $8
750 ml bottle – $24*
Ginger Dry, light cider blend flavored with fresh ginger. Apples from Thornton River Orchard, Sperryville.
5.6% abv
4 oz glass – $4
8 oz glass – $6
12 oz glass – $8
750 ml bottle – $18
Ruby Dry and tart, apple and sour Montmorency cherry cider.
9.8% abv
4 oz glass – $4
8 oz glass – $7
750 ml bottle – $20*

Menu – Mead

Goldenrod Dry, made with goldenrod honey from southern Pennsylvania. Carbonated.
9% abv
4 oz glass – $4
8 oz glass – $6
750 ml bottle – $18
SOLD OUT
Prickly in Pink
A new batch planned
Dry, mesquite honey and prickly pear cactus fruit from Mary’s garden. Carbonated.
9.8 abv
Orange Blossom Dry, made with orange blossom honey from Florida (Windsong Apiaries). Carbonated.
9.1%
4 oz glass – $4
8 oz glass – $7
750 ml bottle – $20*
Strawberry Dry, local wildflower honey from Windsong Apiaries & strawberries. Carbonated.
7.3% abv
4 oz glass – $4
8 oz glass – $7
12 oz glass – $9
750 ml bottle – $22
SOLD OUT
Elderberry
A new batch planned
Dry, wildflower honey (Windsong Apiaries) and elderberries from Mary’s garden. Carbonated
10% abv
Dark Skies Bochet Semi-sweet dessert mead made with caramelized honey (Windsong Apiaries) and maple syrup fermented together. Still.
14% abv
2 oz glass – $5
375 ml bottle – $28