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A perfect fall day - Classic Cider & Donuts

We stopped here on parents weekend for Hamilton College. It's been open since 1927 and I can't... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
Tracy F
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New York City, New York
Great place

Stopped in today before leaving Hamilton College. Donuts are fantastic and the cider is top notch... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
Dmax32
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28 Elm St, Clinton, NY 13323-1349
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

We stopped here on parents weekend for Hamilton College. It's been open since 1927 and I can't believe that I've never been before in all the years I've gone to Clinton. It's such a charming place. They were in the process of washing apples and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tracy F
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Stopped in today before leaving Hamilton College. Donuts are fantastic and the cider is top notch as well. This is a must stop if in the area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dmax32
Reviewed 29 October 2018

I have been here every time I visit. Cute, love the cider donuts, sit on the porch and enjoy the hot cider in the Fall. I purchased a plate, picture also, as I am originally from this area.Just a cute place to purchase apples, a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

If you want good apple cider, terrific baked goods and super soups you’ve got to come here. Prices are reasonable and the homemade baked pies are incredible. There are some tables on the porch where you can enjoy your treats. It’s also fun to see...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 16 August 2018

This place has high prices for products you can purchase elsewhere, (with equal or better quality) for less. I made the mistake of going here once, and never again. Big deal, you see a cider press in action, if you want to waste your money.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Mike L
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

My strongest pregnancy craving is apple cider doughnuts. So much so, in fact, that I’ve researched the best places to find doughnuts throughout upstate NY. This cider house was on the list, so we made the trip from Ithaca, NY. From the outside lot, it...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank T97MKlizk
Reviewed 14 May 2017

This is a fascinating, delicious stop while traveling through Clinton. Sample the apple cider donuts and other apple-based products. But especially take time to watch the cider press in action. It's really a remarkable invention to extract the juice from apples and create their delicious...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank BrooklynGuy13
Reviewed 12 January 2017

While visiting Utica we took a short drive to the Clinton Cider Mill. The first time we went they wee not open for the season yet, so check before you go. It's interesting to see how they press the apples for the cider. It was...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank K_Aeagle
Reviewed 29 November 2016

WE stayed at the The Hedges and noticed the Cider Mill almost directly across the street. Apparently the donuts are legendary so i couldn't leave Clinton without tasting them. And they were everything they're cracked up to be: cinnamon-y, tender and melt in your mouth...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank zoesfe
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

It is not just family with teenagers- it's for everyone! Originally they crushed the apples from local apple orchards and made cider. NY required cider to be homoginized, which required extremely expensive-steamed process, so now they call it apple juice. It is one of the...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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