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Cider Fest at the Stockton Market

October 20, 2017 - October 22, 2017


Join Stockton Market and New Jersey’s own Ironbound Hard Cider for CIDER FEST, this October 20, 21 and 22. Sip and savor Ironbound’s variety of boozy apple elixirs, pressed from apples grown on regenerative orchards of New England and the Mid-Atlantic. New Jersey was known for supplying the best cider in the colonies before it was even called New Jersey—and Ironbound stays close to its roots—literally. They are growing ancient apple varieties that cidermakers in Colonial America used for their infamous ciders of old.

What pairs well with such legendary cider? Well, delicious savory and sweets featuring harvest apples, artisan craft shopping, and Friday night live music of course!

Market Pizza will be pairing a pizza of apples, scallions, tamari almonds, rosemary and sharp cheddar with Ironbound’s ciders. Curiosity Donuts is of course making the best darn cider doughnuts ever! And featuring a cider scotch topped custard. Ben of Highland Gourmet will have homemade cranberry walnut apple cider apple pies to take home.

Kombucha Bar will have cinnamon apple kombucha on tap. Apple Ridge is baking a cinnamon apple crumb muffin. Cottage Spice is blending a wonderful apple pie seasoning of cinnamon saigon, cloves, cardamom and nutmeg.The Brothers LoRé are making a pasta featuring apple sauce, and beloved butcher Manny will have Applewood Bacon to take home.

New Jersey’s best fishmonger Metropolitan Seafood is making an apple mignonette for the Friday Oyster night. Mushrooms, Etc. is preparing a delicious apple raisin walnut tapenade to make all your dinner guests marvel. Sciascia Confections has concocted an apple pie truffle and OMG Apples covered in caramel, chocolate and pecans. Sweet Melissa’s is baking delectable apple cider cream pies.


Urbane Tea is pouring spicy caramel apple lattes and hot apple cider—with tea if you prefer!

Zach n Zoe Honey has blended an apple cinnamon honey with local, raw honey.

Blue Moon Acres will be selling all kinds of delicious apples from Tabora Farms of Perkasie.


We start Cider Fest off right with Friday Night Live Music on Friday the 20th, featuring local artist Larry Tritel. A passionate guitar player and an aficionado of all the great songs, Larry brings easy-listenin’ nostalgia and wonderful music to the room… all you have to bring is yourself, your friends, and good cheer! The great tunes, legendary cider, and delicious foods will all be here waiting for you.


October 20, 2017
October 22, 2017
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Stockton Market
19 Bridge Street
Stockton, NJ 08556 United States
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