First step towards making the hard cider industry more competitive taken by Rep. Blumenauer and Rep. Collins as they reintroduce CIDER Act

Today, Congressmen Earl Blumenauer (OR-03) and Chris Collins (NY-27) introduced the bipartisan Cider Industry Deserves Equal Regulation (CIDER) Act.  The Act, HR 600, would amend the section of the tax code that deals with wine and related beverages, 26 USC § 5041, to support the growing number of craft and entrepreneurial cider makers, and tailor… Read More First step towards making the hard cider industry more competitive taken by Rep. Blumenauer and Rep. Collins as they reintroduce CIDER Act

Friday Cocktail Hour with Shaun the Bartender; The Apollo Cocktail

Ingredients list for a perfect Friday evening; it must kick off a three day weekend, cool crisp evening air, a fire in the back yard pit and the perfect sipping sensation. Here in the Northwest, it is the last weekend of summer before school begins. Gathering friends together for great food, delicious cocktails and engaging… Read More Friday Cocktail Hour with Shaun the Bartender; The Apollo Cocktail