Fall's Sweetest Harvest: Homemade Apple Cider

If you want to try really delicious homemade apple cider, look for fresh local cider in the fall. You can find it from small cider mills, or press it yourself with a backyard cider press.

The hydraulic press is another type of press, most often used by commercial cider makers.
The hydraulic press is another type of press, most often used by commercial cider makers.
Photo by Lynn Karlin