Extra Brut Kingston Black
notes of tangerine, tarragon, wood smoke
Certified Biodynamic fruit, estate single varietal Kingston Black cider grown on Bath and Mardin Channery silt loam in Schuyler County NY and Lansing Gravelly silt loam in Tompkins County NY. Fermented and aged in stainless steel.
Bottled 1/04/2020. Disgorged in batches of 10 cases beginning 11/15/2020
Workman Dry ’19 - Fresh, Racy Acidity, rose hips, citrus, juicy, slate. Unfiltered, force carbonated. 0.0% rs 8.0% abv. 500 gal. produced
Main Apple Varieties; Dolgo Crab, Somerset Redstreak, Ellis Bitter, Bedan, Zabergau, Major, Domaines, Roxbury Russet, King David, Rhode Island Greening, Browns Apple, Binet Rouge, Baldwin, Golden Russet, and many more
61% Hammerstone Orchard, Trumansburg NY
13% Freer Orchard, Geneva NY, no spray
8% Treegate Farm, Enfield NY, no spray
8% Redbyrd Orchard, Burdett & Trumansburg
5% Newell Farm, Burdett NY, no spray
5% Wild gathered apples, Schuyler Cty NY
Starblossom is made from these Certified Biodynamic: apples grown by Redbyrd Orchard: Sweet Sixteen, Zestar, Somerset Redstreak, Browns Apple, Tompkins King, Honeycrisp , Domaines, Yarlington Mill, Nehou, Harry Masters Jersey, Dabinett, Crimson Topaz, Hereford Redstreak, Tom Putt, Stoke Red, Golden Hornet, Baldwin, NY75, Rubinette, Geneva Crab, Rhode Island Greening, Brown Snout, Newtown Pippin, Keepsake, Golden Russet, Liberty, Black Oxford, Arkansas Black
Certified Biodynamic Cider
Pressed : October/November 2019, rack and cloth
Fermented : Stainless Steel and Oak Barrel, bone dry
North Star is a dry, still cider made from these Certified Biodynamic® Apples grown by Redbyrd Orchard: Newtown Pippin, Baldwin, Keepsake, Golden Russet, Liberty, Arkansas Black, Black Oxford, Roxbury Russet
Pressed : December 2019, rack and cloth
Fermented : Stainless Steel & Oak Barrel, Bone Dry
Redbyrd's Still Barrel is a barrel fermented and barrel aged cider. Aged on primary fermentation lees with frequent battonage to bring weight and roundness to this cider. Finished still and unfiltered because we want you to enjoy it as we have, straight out of the barrel. Serve at room temperature. 0.0% residual sugar. 8.5% alc/vol. Sediment Natural.
Still Barrel is made from these apples: Kingston Black, Dolgo Crab, Tompkins King, Liberty, Cox’s Orange Pippin, Spigold, Baldwin, Margil, Golden Russet, Browns Apple, Sweet Coppin, King David, Keepsake, Wickson Crab and over 30 more varieties.
Pressed : 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
Fermented : Stainless Steel and Oak Barrel, bone dry.
2019 Vernal Cloudsplitter is a dry still cider made from these Certified Biodynamic® Apples grown by Redbyrd Orchard: Golden Russet, Porter’s Perfection, Kingston Black, Ashmead’s Kernel, Tompkins King, Wickson Crab, Nehou, Roxbury Russet, Dabinett, Brown Snout, Karmijn de Sonneville, Zabergau, Somerset Redstreak, Ashcroft Bittersharp, Rhode Island Greening, Bramley’s Seedling, Texas King Crab, Redbyrd Bitter, Barn Hill Sharp, Gnarled Chapman, Medaille d’Or, Harry Masters Jersey, Browns Apple, Keepsake, Sweet 16, Baldwin, Liberty, Yarlington Mill, Muscadet de Dieppe, Grenadine, Rubaiyat, Pink Pearl, Arkansas Black, Newtown Pippin, Black Oxford
Pressed : October, November 2019, rack and cloth
Fermented : Stainless Steel, Bone Dry
Finished : unfined and unfiltered, Still
Aromas : Clementine, Beeswax, Red Raspberry, Smoky Bittersweet apple notes
Naturally Sparkling Extra Brut Cider
100% Certified Biodynamic grown apples
Fermented and aged in stainless steel, bottled 7/30/19, disgorged in batches of 10 cases beginning August 2020.
Notes of beeswax, red raspberry, mint, preserved lemon
Apples: golden russet Roxbury russet brown snout, Baldwin, Kingston Black, Tompkins king, Dabinett, Wickson Crab, Goldrush, Stoke Red, karmijm de Sonneville, Harry Masters Jersey, Gnarled Chapman, Redbyrd Bitter, and more.
Naturally Sparkling Cider. SEC
Browns apple, Sweet Coppin, Domaines, Spigold, Sweet 16, Porters Perfection, Binet Rouge, Ellis Bitter, Redfield, Golden Russet, Somerset Redstreak, Major, and more. Pressed autumn of 2018. Grown in the Finger Lakes, unsprayed.
Fermented and aged in stainless steel and oak barrel, bottled 11/01/18. Disgorged in 10 cases batches beginning August 2020.
Bottle Notes: This cider is 100% estate-grown highlighting the terroir of Redbyrd's two certified biodynamic hilltop orchard sites. Consider Cloudsplitter your biodynamic champagne go to choice!
Tasting Notes : Orange Peel, Clementine, Almond, Apricot, Honey, Beeswax, Straw, dense
plentiful tannins, balanced fresh acidity. Pairs beautifully with porchetta, farro salad, and
Apples: Kingston Black, Porter’s Perfection, Baldwin, Golden Russet, Newtown Pippin, Dabinett, Muscadet de Dieppe, Gnarled Chapman, Barn Hill Sharp, Harry Masters Jersey, Yarlington Mill, Stoke Red, Brown Snout, Wickson Crab, Keepsake,
GoldRush, Collaos, Arkansas Black, Black Oxford, Roxbury Russet, NY75, Nehou, Ashmead’s
Kernel, Crimson Topaz, Zabergau Reinette, Rhode Island Greening, Grenadine, Thornberry,
Pink Parfait, Mountain Rose, Medaille d’Or, Bedan, Tompkins King, and Redbyrd Bitter.
Production Notes : 100% Biodynamic Estate Grown: 56% Reynolds Orchard / 44% Newtown Orchard
-Blended as apples at the press. Tank Fermented with Champagne yeast to dry. Unfiltered, unfined, bottle conditioned, champagne style. Disgorged in 10 case batches. Disgorgement date written on bottle.