Sign up for our NEWSLETTER!

HOURS

Tentatively Opening for the 2017 Season on August 15th.

PLEASE HELP RECYCLE!

Drop off your plastic bags and canning jars at the orchard and we'll re-use them!

We're always looking for wagons for people to use when they go to our pumpkin patch - feel free to drop off your old or un-used wagons at the orchard!

We're also happy to take any picnic tables you're getting rid of - even if it's just the 'bones' of the table.

Thanks!

Other Edibles at the Orchard

  • Apple Butter
  • Apple Pie in a Jar
  • Applesauce (smooth and chunky)
  • Caramel Apple Jam
  • Caramel Apples
  • Caramel Coating
  • Caramel Topping
  • Honey
  • Maple Syrup
  • Rhuby Razz
  • Seedless Raspberry Spread (almost gone)
  • Spiced Cider Syrup

Blog Archive

Popular Posts

Top 10 Fall Farms!

Persimon Dreams

The Apple

Follow Our Orchard by Email

Order your very Own Lapacek's Orchard T-Shirt

Where Can you Find Us?

CLOSED for the 2016 Apple Season. We will reopen around August 15th, 2017.
Click here for our seasonal daily hours.

N1959 Kroncke Road
Poynette, WI 53955

Take Hwy 51 North from Madison, go straight onto Hwy 22, turn east (right) onto Hwy 60 almost immediately. Drive 2 miles and go North (left) onto Kroncke Road. We're just over a mile on the left-hand side.

Want to talk to someone?
(608) 635-4780

Friday, September 4, 2009

The First Cider Press of the Season

007Last night, Jared and I (and Frank) did the first cider press of the season. We pressed 40 bushels of apples and made 138 gallons of fresh, unpreserved, unpastuerized, tasty apple cider. 004 Here’s a picture of the crushed up apples dripping from the clothes…this is before we even added hydraulic pressure to them. 013The crushed apples are now being pressed to get the maximum amount of juice out. 008 A picture of the apple cider mixing their flavors together in the bulk tank. 011 One of my jobs…label and fill the apple cider jugs. 016 Next we put a cap on the jug. 018 The cider is loaded into crates and then brought to the Bohling Road Orchard to be store in the cooler.

Make sure to stop by and get yours soon!

0 comments:

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...