Ontario Cider Competition

Ontario's Finest Cider Competition

NEW! Pre-registration is required and limited to the first 15 entries for each of the common and specialty cider categories.

Please fill out the attached entry form and send it to kelle@ontariotenderfruit.ca by midnight Friday, February 1st, 2019.

Please attach/include a copy of the completed entry form with your entry. Please deliver your entry to the cider desk beside registration at the Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Convention at Scotiabank Convention Centre between 8:30 and 10:00 am on Wednesday, February 20, 2019.

For more information, download the cider competition information sheet (Word document)

Ontario Sweet Apple Cider Competition

NEW! Pre-registration is required and limited to the first 15 entries.

Please fill out the entry form and send it to kelle@ontariotenderfruit.ca by Friday, February 1st, 2019.

Please attach a copy of the completed entry form and two (2) 4-L jugs of cider (thawed), with labels attached with an elastic, to the cider desk beside registration at the Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Convention at Scotiabank Convention Centre between 8:30 and 10:00 am on Wednesday, February 20, 2019.

Please note:
1. Only Ontario cider producers are eligible, one entry per mill. Can be custom pressed. Cider must be made with 100% Ontario grown apples.
2. Cider judging on Wed. Feb. 20 begins at 12:30 pm in the Port Colborne Room. Judging is open to the public, so please join us.
3. Winning ciders will be announced at the Farmers and Friends event Wednesday evening and on social media. 4. Prizes: 1st place, 2nd and 3rd place receive a plaque. Sponsored by the Ontario Apple Growers.

Download the sweet cider entry form (Word document)

Time and Location

12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Port Colborne Lounge

More Information

For more information on the competitions, please contact:

Kelly Ciceran | OAG
905-688-0990 ext. 241
kciceran@onapples.com

Kelle Neufeld | OAG
905-688-0990 ext. 236
kelle@ontariotenderfruit.ca

Amanda Green | OMAFRA
519-426-1102
Amanda.green@ontario.ca