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Our expert-created cider certification program is designed for distributors, servers, sommeliers and others interested in becoming bonafide experts on all things cider.

CiderCon® is the premier cider conference for industry professionals. It is an opportunity to learn, share, taste and network. Join us in Chicago, Illinois from February 5-7, 2025.

About the American Cider Association

The American Cider Association is an organization of cider and perry producers in the United States. Our mission is to grow a diverse and successful U.S. cider industry by providing valuable information, resources and services to our members and by advocating on their behalf.

Our Members

Cideries

The people pressing apples and fermenting the juice into delicious cider

Orchards

The farmers cultivating apples for our industry

Restaurants & Bars

The specialty establishments offering robust cider offerings

Suppliers

The suppliers supporting US cidermakers with equipment, ingredients and technology

Retailers & Distributors

The shops and wholesalers helping cider reach consumers

Enthusiasts

The die hard cider fans who help us thrive

Member Benefits

Your Voice in DC

 The ACA advocates for cider regularly on the national level.

Cider Market Trend and Data Reports

Get access to detailed cider market reports.

CiderCon® Exclusives

 CiderCon® is a global cider conference for cider professionals and it’s available at a discount to ACA members!

Webinars

Whether you’re starting up or ramping up, ACA has webinars that will help you get the information you need.

Latest News

Urge Congress to Pass the Bubble Bill

Earlier this year Representatives Earl Blumenauer (OR-D) & Mike Kelly (PA-R) introduced the Bubble Tax Modernization Act of 2024 (HR…

Level 1 CCG Workshop at CiderWorld in Germany

The American Cider Association (ACA) is excited to collaborate with CiderWorld and Frankfurter Landwirtschaftlicher Verein e.V. to host an in…

ACA Welcomes Sixteen New Certified Pommeliers Following CiderCon® 2024

PRESS RELEASE American Cider Association Contact: Michelle McGrath Email: michelle@ciderassociation.org The American Cider Association is pleased to announce that sixteen…

ACA Announces International Expansion of Certified Cider Professional Program

PRESS RELEASE February 26, 2024 Contact: Michelle McGrath Email: michelle@ciderassociation.org The American Cider Association is pleased to announce the expansion…

Upcoming Events

Membership Orientation Webinar
April 12, 2024
11:00 AM Pacific

Certified Pommelier Exam at Wolffer Estate Vineyards
April 17, 2024 - 8:30 AM Eastern
Sagaponack, New York

Level 1 Certified Cider Guide Workshop at Wolffer Estate Vineyards
April 17, 2024 - 1:00 PM Eastern
Sagaponack, New York

Level 1 Certified Cider Guide Workshop at CiderWorld
April 25, 2024 - 9:00 AM
Frankfurt, Germany

2024 Annual Membership Meeting
May 21, 2024
12:00 PM Pacific

CiderCon® 2025
Chicago, Illinois
February 5-7, 2025

Good Manufacturing Practices for Cidery Employees (Online)
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