Making cider is a consistent and challenging exercise of patience. As juice transforms into cider through fermentation, cider steps into the next stage of transformation during maturation. Some apples want to be served when they.... READ MORE >
Virginia’s first urban cidery, Blue Bee Cider, is located in the historic Scott’s Addition district of Richmond, VA. Our ciders are made with rare and heirloom Virginia apples prized for their tannin, acidity, and flavor.
One of Virginia’s native bees, the Blue Orchard Bee (osmia lignaria), provided the inspiration for our cidery’s name. These hardworking bees are solitary and wild, emerging early in the spring just in time to pollinate apple blossoms.
Tasting Room Hours
Monday-Friday, 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Saturday, 12:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sunday, 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
(Last call is 30 minutes before closing, every night.)
You are welcome to bring your own food or order delivery.
On weekends, we host guest food vendors. Check out the lineup!
Learn more about hosting a private event or wedding at our venue.
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What We're Pouring
Rocky Ridge Reserve
Latest Blog Post
- All melted! Come in out to taste the new Aragon and see what's sleeping in the cidey's winter… https://t.co/weD1cN9Oyaabout 1 hour ago
- We're open 1-8 p.m. today! Cozy old world setting and cider friends inside. #snowday #rvabeer… https://t.co/NlnSNaBR5Fyesterday
- Two years ago today, Courtney helped the folks at Silver Creek & seamansorchard fire up their… https://t.co/plnHY8aWOu4 days ago