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Big Fish Cider, Co

59 Spruce St, Monterey, VA 24465
+1 540-468-2322
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Hidden Gem in a Gorgeous Area

I have been wanting to make a trip to Highland County, the least populous county east of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
vthokie17
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Blacksburg, Virginia
Great Cider!

Popped in here a couple of times while in the Monterey area and thoroughly enjoyed both trips... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
VelkyAl
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Charlottesville, Virginia
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An award winning microcidery in downtown Monterey, where the emphasis is on local ingredients to make high quality ciders, using slow cold fermentations producing some fabulous ciders.
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59 Spruce St, Monterey, VA 24465
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been wanting to make a trip to Highland County, the least populous county east of the Mississippi River, for quite some time, and letting Big Fish be my destination did not disappoint. I enjoyed all of their ciders, and the Elevation was my...More

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Kirk B, Owner at Big Fish Cider, Co, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you vthokie17! Glad you visited! Come again.

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Reviewed 21 August 2017

Popped in here a couple of times while in the Monterey area and thoroughly enjoyed both trips. First time round my wife and I did the tasting, $5 for 6 1oz samples of well made proper cider (if there ain't booze it's juice folks!). Each...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Just a small place with a BIG FISH. Good drink samples and explanations. Hats and drinking glasses are available for purchase as well as the cider wines. Will definitely go back. Nice folks!

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Reviewed 19 March 2017

Don't let the location or size deter you. The 5 available ciders are tasty and different, due to local heirloom apples in the recipes. The apple brandy barrel maple touched cider was amazing and unique.The staff were very knowledgeable of the craft and apples in...More

1  Thank Zephyr_Travel
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped by Big Fish for a tasting during the Maple Festival. Friendly and knowledgeable staff and great tasting cider, my favorite was Elevation. They also have a special one with maple flavor that was quite good.

1  Thank Lorrie S
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Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

This small cidery is just lovely. The staff is friendly and super knowledgeable about the Cider varieties. The tastings are accompanied by short descriptions of the cider and what type of apples were used. Impressively, just about each variety won top honors in a national...More

2  Thank Kimberly B
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