Below you will find our current style guide, our illustrated sales aides, and a collection of useful cider references. For additional resources, please log into your membership account.

American Cider Association Cider Lexicon

Cider is a beautifully diverse beverage. How do we talk about that diversity and range without confusing the consumer? American Cider Association has adopted a foundational style guide to help unify the language we use to discuss cider. This is a living document, and it will grow with time. It is not meant to be a definition guide for competitions, so the definitions are broad and encompassing.

What Is Cider? —Sales Aides

Cider is misunderstood and that can make selling cider a challenge. We made this tool for members to use in their conversations with their accounts.

Off-Premise Sales Aide (Updated January 2020)

On-Premise Sales Aide 

Additional Resources

Looking for past CiderCon presentations? Log into your membership account for access to CiderCon slides as well as recordings of past webinars, TTB presentations, and other helpful compliance information.

Cider Institute of North America (CINA) - Craft Your Career in the Cider Industry

Washington State University Cider Research Information

Cornell Hard Cider Resources

5 Things to Consider before Using Ground-Harvested Apples for Cider


cider association final images-5