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jaymason

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I am starting my 5 gal hard cider this weekend but sence I add sugar is it still considered cider or wine last years finished at 13%abv.
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GreginND

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Wine. FYI - The TTB considers any cider to be "wine". Cideries need to be licensed as a winery in order to operate.
 

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