For cider lovers, there is no better present for any occasion that a hard cider gift basket. Often, these baskets have hard cider, meat snacks, cheeses, and other apple-based products. The most difficult part of actually getting some this type of gift is finding the right option. We have compiled the top ten best hard cider gift baskets for cider fans on the market today.
New York State is on the map for growing more apple varieties and now producing world-class hard ciders. Packed into this picnic hamper is a curated selection of NYS ciders and complimentary snacks.
This gift highlights a generous selection of the best ciders from our state, from Cooperstown (Ommegang), Orange County (Doc’s), the Hudson Valley (Graft) and the Hamptons (Wolffer.) with other fruits, to variants on rosé, the ultimate in summer sips.
We’ve also included salty snacks from small producers including Bazzini pistachios, Martin’s pretzels and Brooklyn Brittle savory shortbread and packed it all in a vintage-inspired wood picnic basket. Cheers to your cold, bubbly armchair tour of New York.
Notes: This box offers a nice variety of cider options for fans of dry and sweet ciders.
The Cider Gold Gift Box contains a bottle of Lake Chelan Winery’s famous Hard Apple Cider. You can choose sparkling cider, which has a little fizz, or regular cider, which does not. Pair either cider with Dan the Sausageman Summer Sausage and our popular Walla Walla Sweet Mustard and you’ve got the makings of a picnic to remember!
Make your gift even more special by adding The Growler cutting board! Just select it as an option on the right, and we’ll include it in the Cider Gold Gift Box.
Notes: Not readily available all the time, but they have a phone number to call to order!
Equipped with a four-pack of Citizen’s hard cider and the ideal snacks to pair, you are sure to please all of your cider-loving friends and family. Bring this crate along for a picnic in the park, or open up as an après ski treat, it is perfect for an afternoon spent sipping and snacking!
Notes: They offer vegetarian and gluten-free options for those in need!
Country goodness meets orchard freshness in this bountiful basket filled with seasonal sweets, refreshing sips and savory treats! This wonderful wooden apple cider crate makes a great decorative addition to their fall and holiday decor. This gift is stunning!
Truly a gift they will remember for a long time to come, this adorable apple themed gift basket is loaded with apple themed gourmet goodies and paired with nuts and cheeses that compliment each other surprisingly well. Flavor like this carefully arranged into a country style wooden box makes a beautiful presentation for any occasion.
Price: varies, but around $100
Notes: Not sure there will always be a ton of inventory, but it is a good option for apple lovers of all sorts.
Time to taste! A little local hard apple cider along with cider themed treats. Includes a tasting journal so they can keep track of their favorite Oregon made ciders. Includes:
- 3-2 Towns Ciderhouse Cider Cans in a combo of available varieties like Pineapple, Marionberry or other seasonal.
- Cranberry Sweets Hard Apple Cider Fruit de’ Pate’ candies. (Coos Bay)
- 33 Mugs of Cider Tasting Journal (Portland)
- Sister’s Fruit NW Fruit Mix of dried cherries, blueberries, apples, strawberries and cranberries (Cornelius)
- Oregon Berries Fruit de’ Pate’ Blackberry and Raspberry Candies (Coos Bay)
Notes: A great way to taste the region and get a taste of the PNW if you can’t make it out often. They offer a premium version, too!
Organic USDA certified juicy ripe pears, fresh and crisp red apples and sweet oranges arrive in this handmade basket. Organic sparkling apple cider, chocolate caramel truffles, roasted salted cashews, roasted salted almonds, creamy jack cheese spread and multigrain crackers are packed into this basket.
Notes: Contains Sonoma sparkling cider, so, again, good for the pregnant women and those not looking for a hard beverage.
24″ tall and impressive! Our Bouquet of Beer comes with 6 Angry Orchard Rose Ciders and plenty of snacks to enjoy. We’ll finish this gift with a gorgeous bow along with your message on a greeting card. Printed ribbon is available for an additional fee.
Notes: This is one of the cutest presentations of all the gift baskets we found online!
Refreshing and delicious Sheffield Sparkling Cherry Apple Cider, produced in Washington’s Columbia Basin from the third generation Sheffield family’s apple orchards pairs perfectly with Pacific Northwest Smoked Salmon, Brie Cheese Spread, Elki Crackers, Gourmet Almonds, Chocolate Truffles, White Chocolate Dipped Pretzels and Brown & Haley’s Almond Roca, arranged in an elegant red metal tin. Festive and delicious!
Notes: This is a non-alcoholic cider, so it is perfect for those that do not drink and pregnant women! We did include this cider is our sparkling cider article.
This box has an assortment of North Country Hard Cider, cheese, crackers, parmesan crisps, and apples. If you know a hard cider lover you know there’s only one way to get to their heart: through their stomach. So we’ve collected some of their favorite snacks and brought them together with three different North Country Hard cider flavors in this Hard Cider Care Package!
Notes: Irresistible New England themed treats tastefully paired with the flavors of the three hard ciders.
Good4You presents the Green Apple Cider Garden Gift Basket, a gift that is all about the green! We love the color green and we want you to as well, which is why we packed some of our favorite green items into this basket, such as juicy green apples with sweet cinnamon sticks, and delicious Somersby Apple Ciders.
Notes: Upgradeable to include other elements in the basket
Have other hard cider gift baskets we didn’t add to our list? Send us an email at [email protected] Cheers!