Enter the Competition

To make a great cider you bring all of your artistry, dedication, science and passion to the table. We bring the most respected judges to the other side of that table.

OUR GOAL IS TO INCREASE AWARENESS IN YOUR CIDERY!

 

About Us

To make a great cider you bring all of your artistry, dedication, science and passion to the table. We bring the world's most respected judges to the other side of that table. Competition on a truly international scale. 

Our Judges

WE HAVE THE BEST JUDGES. Our judges include the most influential people in the cider industry, including BJCP judges, educators, retailers, and industry writers and consultants.

Competition Results

The 2020 Results are In! Congratulations to all of the winners in our Second year!

Cider Maker, Orchardist, Black Diamond Farms Cidery

Chris Negronida

Chris Negronida and his wife Alexis Self own Perry City Orchard and Nursery in Trumansburg, NY where they propagate North American heirloom, European cider varieties and regionally sourced wild varieties in their organically managed nursery. Chris also has over a decade experience working in multiple Finger Lake's orchards growing over 100 varieties of apples and has been making cider commercially at Black Diamond Cider in Trumansburg, NY since 2013.