OK, so you’re a cider, I’m a cider, that’s terrific.

But this is not just any cider. This is The Dude’s Rug. For a spiced chai cider, it really chai’d the room together.

Amateurs could not pull off the perfect blend of black tea with cardamom, clove, cinnamon and ginger. They’d be out of their element.

So, if you want to be an achiever, drink this cider and abide.

Nobody messes with the B.

Phone’s ringin’ Dude.

The Dude’s Rug is 100% Gluten Free.

The Dude's Rug

Hard cider with tea and Chai spices

Appearance - Dark amber and clear with a foamy white head that dissipates into a thin white rim.

Aroma - Sweet, fresh apples with notes of cinnamon, clove, cardamom, ginger and raisin.

Experience - Sweet, baked apples followed by a vivid blend of clove and cardamom. Black tea rounds out the flavor and leaves little to no tannin. Medium-bodied with a crisp, red apple skin aftertaste.

The Dude's Rug really Chai'd the room together.



Type: Cider

Alcohol: 5.5%

Package: 500 ml bottles, 1/6th barrel kegs

Food Pairings:

Bread pudding, cooked apples, dark rum, pumpkin or sweet potato pie, baked squash, samosas, Indian butter chicken.

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