2018 OFVC Cider Competition Results

February 26, 2018

Last week at the Ontario Fruit & Vegetable Convention marked the 8th annual Sweet Cider Competition, and the 5th annual Craft Cider Competition. With 17 common, 15 specialty & 13 sweet entries this year, it was certainly challenging for the judging panel to select their champions! The top 3 ciders in each category are as follows:

Sweet Cider

1st Place - Bennett's Apples  
2nd Place – Campbell's Orchards
3rd Place – Al Ferri & Sons

Common Cider

1st Place – Hounds of Erie - Top Dog
2nd Place –  Twin Pines Cider - Hammer Bent Red
3rd Place – Bonnieheath Farm - Folkin' Hard Fresh Apple

Specialty Cider

1st Place – Bonnieheath Farm - True Blue Apple Blueberry Lavender Cider
2nd Place – Blueblerry Hill - Fighter Cider
3rd Place – Thornbury Village Cidery & Brewery - Cranberry Cider