Summer is ending and the fall feels are already enveloping around us! From pumpkin spice everything to all the enticing color changes in the scenery, autumn in Michigan is one of the most beautiful times of the year in the mitten. Before the first snow falls, Moceri Companies recommends its residents to enjoy the crisp fall air and fresh squeezed apple cider at the wide selection of cider mills in the area.
Whether you enjoy a brisk afternoon walk or the scrumptious cider and treats, cider mills are a Michigan staple that any and all are welcome to enjoy. To make the most out of the autumn season by getting out in the great outdoors, take a look at some of these cider mills near you!
Paint Creek Cider Mill
This quaint, historic destination is home to scenic views with an exuberant menu featuring items from homemade soups and sandwiches to the tastiest desserts and fall treats around. Situated off Orion Rd. and north of Silverbell Rd., Paint Creek Cider Mill overlooks the beautiful Paint Creek Trail. Enjoy the outdoor porch during those picturesque autumn afternoons or take a hot cider along a nice walk on the trail. Either way, Paint Creek Cider Mill is a destination in Rochester you can’t miss this fall!
Goodison Cider Mill
Set about a quarter-mile north of the Paint Creek Cider Mill, off Orion Rd., the Goodison Cider Mill is a local favorite open from the end of August until Christmas Eve. Goodison prides itself on pressing apples for cider the old fashioned way with its traditional, century-old presses. Also, home to their famous renowned pistachio nut bread, Goodison offers a wide variety of tasty fall treats, such as donuts, jams, hand-dipped apples, honey, and more! Who can resist such delicious, homemade treats from right in your backyard?
Rochester Cider Mill
By using the best local Michigan apples, the Rochester Cider Mill’s family-owned atmosphere blends a warm, inviting day outdoors with pleasantly crafted cider and fresh baked treats. Located off Rochester Rd., just west of the Stony Creek Metropark, Rochester Cider Mill is a destination for all in the family to enjoy this fall. Featuring activities like a petting farm and a giant hay climb, bring the whole family for a day filled with things to do and only the best cider and desserts. Don’t forget to come back during the holidays for specialty ciders featuring grape, cranberry, pear, and Rochester Cider Mills’ own Holiday Blend flavors for those with the sweetest tooth!
Stony Creek Orchard & Cider Mill
Stony Creek Orchard & Cider Mill resembles all you may be thinking of when it comes to a historic, quaint, farm-like destination. Lined with billowing trees and occupied by generations-old barns and buildings, Stony Creek delivers the whole package of fall to its visiting patrons. Situated on a quiet orchard near the corner of 32 Mile Rd. and Dequindre Rd., unwind from the busy city life, pick your favorite apples and pumpkins, and enjoy an afternoon with delicious cider and hot, fresh donuts. Check out the Farm Stand featuring a great selection of different products ranging from jams and jellies, fruit butters, sauces, honey, maple syrup, and more!
Yates Cider Mill
Right on the corner of 23 Mile Rd. and Dequindre Rd., Yates Cider Mill is one of the most well-known walking trails and cider mills in Rochester. With the Clinton River flowing through the lush greens over the Yates Dam, Yates Cider Mill’s inception dates all the way back to 1863 with equally historic means to produce the most premium cider around. As the weeks of fall progress, more and more apples ripen and are blended for a more rounded flavor. While they might be known for their premium pressed cider, Yates also features activities for the whole family to enjoy, like a petting zoo, light shopping, and a gorgeous trail along the river.
Miller’s Big Red Orchard
Located off 32 Mile Rd. and just west of Mound Rd., Miller’s Big Red Orchard is an expansive apple orchard, cider mill, and farmers market offering some of the most delectable fall treats. Miller’s provides a variety of “U-Pick” fruits, including apples, pumpkins, raspberries, strawberries, and more. From homemade caramel apples to the finest fresh jam and jelly assortments, Miller’s is one of those homegrown destinations to make your way out to this fall.
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