There’s nothing like a glass of hot apple cider in the midst of autumn – especially if that cider is homemade right from the orchard. Being that the Upper West Side area is full of hip bars and restaurants, we’re lucky to live by lots of destinations featuring local cider, and even hard cider, all season long.
If you’re looking for that perfect glass of cider, check out these nearby places for a sip you’re sure to savor all season long. It’ll be difficult to return to the typical glass of wine or beer after these ciders!
The Owl’s Tail, located at 215 W 75th St, New York which is eight minutes from your Sagamore apartment, is a cool hot spot with a cozy retro vibe showcasing inventive cocktails and global small plates.
Their seasonal cocktails and kitchen are inspired by global spirits, fresh local herbs, fruits and vegetables and house-made bitters and syrups. Their menu also includes bar snacks, global small plates, baked goods made with love and of course, an impressive selection of ciders.
Big Apple Hard Cider, located at 32 Union Square E, New York which is 16 minutes from your Sagamore apartment, creates small-batch ciders made with 100% New York State apples which are inspired by the neighborhoods in and around New York City and the people who live here.
Some of their ciders include the Brooklyn, which is a smooth fruit forward medium-dry cider with just a touch of sweetness; and the Upper East Cider, which is aged in local whiskey casks for 6+ months and infused with caramel and toasted oak with a hint of smoke.
215 W 75th St, New York, NY 10023
32 Union Square E, New York, NY 10003