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
- RT @RedVeinHaunt: THIS Sunday from 2-4pm we'll be at @BlueBeeCider, sipping their delicious ciders & chatting with these Wicked Women of Ri…about 1 hour ago
- RT @ArdentCraftAles: We're so excited about this collaboration with @BlueBeeCider for the 2018 SABD Collaboration Crawl on March 10! We've…17 hours ago
- Join us Mar. 21 for a dinner made by @grittybritty + drinks provided by women of @virginia_cider to benefit… https://t.co/WC5AsRGEFhyesterday
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NEW DATE Learn fruit tree pruning basics Sunday Feb. 18, 1:30-2:30ish p.m. $10/person, one person per registration. Limited class size.