Portland Cider Co. hosts Wassail Holiday Party

Portland Cider Company celebrates the season with their Wassail Holiday Party on Saturday, Dec. 7, from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. This is one of the only chances to celebrate the traditional cider celebration in the Portland-area and it’s friendly to kids and adults alike. Join Portland Cider Co. at their taproom and production facility at the Clackamas Pub & Cidery, located at 8925 SE Jannsen Rd., Bldg F.

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The family-friendly event will feature live entertainment provided by the Portland Revels, including Morris dancing and pub songs led by festively dressed carolers. Portland Cider Co. owners Jeff and Lynda Parrish will act as the King and Queen of the Wassail, leading everyone in a celebratory toast to the apple trees to ensure a fruitful apple harvest in the coming year.
The Wassail Holiday Party will also feature the release of three winter and specialty ciders, including English Pub, the 2019 batch of a beloved blend of Northwest cider and dessert apples; Imperial Santa’s Sauce, an imperial cider made for holiday gatherings; and Royal Blackberry, an imperial blackberry cider made exclusively for the Holiday Ale Festival.

Portland Cider Co. will have a number of English pub menu favorites available for added English flair. Portland’s Wassail Holiday Party is free to attend; cider, beer and food purchases cost additional.

Visit PortlandCider.com for more information and engage on social media at @PortlandCider. 

About Portland Cider CompanyPortland 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.

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