hard cider

noun

Definition of hard cider

: fermented apple juice

Examples of hard cider in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The company produces traditional and specialty ales as well as hard cider, seltzers, and ready to drink cocktails. Joe Taschler, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 18 Mar. 2022 This braise is enticingly aromatic thanks to hard cider, garlic and herbs, all of which play well with the rich dark meat. Washington Post, 19 Feb. 2022 The tasting room is currently open and features a wide range of beers, wine, craft cocktails, hard cider, craft vodka seltzers and craft sodas. Emily Deletter, The Enquirer, 17 Feb. 2022 Elyse Flannery, one of several managers running the orchard, also pointed to their craft beer and hard cider biergarten, new this year — as is their apple cider slushie. Zareen Syed, chicagotribune.com, 5 Oct. 2021 In fact, market research suggests that hard cider sales are soaring amongst this particular demographic. Brad Japhe, Forbes, 4 Oct. 2021 Beyond beer, Warped Wing will offer hard cider and a spirits men with a focus on specialty cocktails. Emily Deletter, The Enquirer, 18 Jan. 2022 This recipe from Pick ‘n Save is a healthier take on cheesy soup featuring tons of root vegetables and hard cider. Alysha Witwicki, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 3 Jan. 2022 In keeping with the season, hard cider makes up the bulk of the braising liquid (chicken broth and/or unsweetened juice or cider would be fine for those avoiding alcohol), with cider vinegar and thyme for brightness. Washington Post, 8 Nov. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of hard cider

1786, in the meaning defined above

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23 Mar 2022

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“Hard cider.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hard%20cider. Accessed 19 May. 2022.

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