Portland Cider Co. hosts annual Wassail Holiday Party

Portland Cider Company will hold its annual Wassail Holiday Party on Saturday, Dec. 1 from 12pm to 9pm at its Clackamas Pub & Cidery, located at 8925 SE Jannsen Rd., Bldg F. The family-friendly event will feature special cider releases, performances from the Portland Revels, a toasting of the trees, caroling, and a special area with kids’ activities.
More from a press release:
Portland Cider Co. will release three winter-themed ciders on draft, including Imperial Santa’s Sauce, a toasty, winter spiced imperial cider; Fruit & Spice, a marionberry rhubarb and black currant cider infused with juniper and spices; and Sugar Plum Fairy, a plum and honey cider. The cidery’s popular hot mulled cider will also be available. For kids in attendance, there will be a special kids area with a bouncy house, hot apple juice, and visits with Santa from 12pm to 4pm. For kids at heart, Ice Cream Feens PDX is hosting a pop-up shop with ice cream stuffed doughnuts, including a Caramel Apple Doughnut made with Portland Cider’s Perfect 10 Cider; the doughnuts will be available from 12pm to 6pm.

The Portland Revels will help ring in the season with a traditional Wassail from 5:30pm to 8:30pm, featuring live music from some of their talented musicians, including Elias Alexander on the fiddle/pipe. The evening will also feature Morris dancers, pub songs, and Scottish dance lessons to celebrate the Portland Revel’s upcoming Christmas performance, Highland Voyage.
About Portland Cider Company
Portland Cider Company was started in October 2012 by an Oregonian and a family of British expats with the mission of bringing cider, handcrafted in the English tradition, to the Northwest. It has two taproom locations: Portland Cider House at 3638 SE Hawthorne Blvd., Portland, OR 97214; and Taproom & Cidery at 8925 SE Jannsen Rd, Bldg. F, Clackamas, OR 97015. Visit PortlandCider.com for more information and follow @PortlandCider on social media.
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