Wards Cider is homegrown, handpicked and crafted on our apple orchard in the sunny Okanagan Valley. For five generations our family has been growing premium apples and developing a strong cider tradition.

Wards Ciders (650ml)

Wards Pickers Hut Premium

Picker’s Hut Premium

This fruity and aromatic premium cider is fermented using a champagne yeast.

A long, cool ferment results in a crisp, clean, medium dry finish.

  • $5.95 / Bottle
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Cidermaster Notes

  • Style: Off Dry Cider
  • ABV: 6%
  • Key Ingredients: Apples – A Blend of Cider specific apples and desert apples. Yeast – Premium champagne yeast.
  • Appearance: Vibrant with a golden straw hue.
  • Aroma: Fresh apple with notes of pear and melon and subtle notes of ginger and cinnamon.
  • Mouthfeel: Medium body with medium carbonation.
  • Taste: Crisp apple forward with subtle notes of pear esters and melon on the finish and just a hint of ginger.
  • Food Pairing: This cider has a higher ABV% and body than some of our other ciders and can stand up to bolder flavours found in Thai cuisine.
Wards Picker's Hut Winter Spice

Picker’s Hut Winter Spice

This exciting cider can be enjoyed either warmed by the fire or chilled on the patio. Bright apple aromas with a blend of soul warming spice and a crisp citrus finish.

Like a hug from Santa in a glass!

  • $6.95 / Bottle
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Cidermaster Notes

  • Style: Dry Cider
  • ABV: 6%
  • Key Ingredients: Apples – A Blend of Cider specific apples and desert apples. Yeast – Premium champagne yeast. Christmas spices – A secret blend of spices (your grandma wouldn’t give out her recipe and neither will we!!)
  • Appearance: Vibrant with a deep golden hue.
  • Aroma: Baked apple with notes of pear, melon, cinnamon, and ginger.
  • Mouthfeel: Medium body with medium carbonation
  • Taste: This cider is one of our more complex. The first sip will remind you of baked apple pie and every sip will evolve into a new balance of spice and apples.
  • Food Pairing: The complexity of this cider lends itself to a diverse range of dishes from grilled chicken to roasted beet salad with toasted pecans.

Wards Ciders (355ml)

Wards Hard

Apple Cider

The traditional recipe that has been passed down for five generations. This cider is crafted from the perfect blend of apple varieties grown in our old growth orchard.
We hand-pick, gently press and cold ferment each batch to craft this crisp, light and delicious cider

  • $10.95 / Six Pack
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Cidermaster Notes

  • Style: Off Dry Cider
  • ABV: 5.5%
  • Key Ingredients: Apples – A Blend of Cider specific apples and desert apples. Yeast – Premium champagne yeast.
  • Appearance: Vibrant with a light pale straw hue.
  • Aroma: Fresh apple with notes of pear and melon.
  • Mouthfeel: Light – Medium body with medium carbonation.
  • Taste: Crisp apple forward with subtle notes of pear esters and melon on the finish.
  • Food Pairing: This cider is so bright and vibrant that it works well with a wide variety of food. For a classic pairing try BBQ pork ribs or a succulent pulled pork sandwich.

Wards Festive

Apple Cider

Like love and marriage some things just go together. We have introduced orchard grown Montmorency cherries to our apples, resulting in a beautiful rose apple cider with delicate cherry notes.

  • $10.95 / Six Pack
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Cidermaster Notes

  • Style: Off Dry Cider
  • ABV: 5.5%
  • Key Ingredients: Apples – A Blend of Cider specific apples and desert apples. Yeast -Premium champagne yeast. Cherries – orchard grown Montmorency cherries.
  • Appearance: Clear and vibrant with a light rose hue.
  • Aroma: Cherry and fresh apple notes with delicate hints of cinnamon and almond.
  • Mouthfeel: Light – Medium body with medium carbonation.
  • Taste: Montmorency cherries forward with apples finish and soft notes of almonds and hazelnuts.
  • Food Pairing: With higher acidity and bright flavours of cherries and apples try this cider with roasted rack of lamb, goat cheese, or with a simple plate of fresh fruit.

Wards Ginger

Apple Cider

Our latest offering is a delicious blend of apple and all natural ginger. Lively & crisp with a touch of spice on the finish for a perfect balance.

  • $10.95 / Six Pack
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Cidermaster Notes

  • Style: Off Dry Cider
  • ABV: 5.5%
  • Key Ingredients: Apples – A Blend of Cider specific apples and desert apples. Ginger- Natural ginger. Yeast – Premium champagne yeast.
  • Appearance: Vibrant with a golden straw hue.
  • Aroma: Fresh apple with notes of pear and melon.
  • Mouthfeel: Light – Medium body with medium carbonation.
  • Taste: Crisp apple forward with an elegant ginger finish.
  • Food Pairing: The notes of ginger in this cider lends itself beautifully to stirfrys and other Asian inspired cuisine.