Geek Made: How to make apple cider … with a bicycle
On Saturday I headed to the house of Audrey Lawrence and Nathan Royston to try out their bike press and get a taste of fresh cider with organic apples from Tonnemaker Farms. As I pedaled on a bright red Schwinn, with the sweet scent of Gala apples around me, I realized that nothing exemplifies creative Northwest sustainability better than a bicycle-powered cider press.
Homemade Cheese and Cider Press
Homemade Cheese and Cider Press: Here is how I built my own combination cider and cheese press. After a great apple harvest this year, I was inspired to obtain my own cider press. However, after pricing one and seeing that they cost exactly one arm and one leg to purchase I started…
How to Make an Apple Cider Press (with Free Plans)
Step by step instructions on how to make your own apple cider press - with FREE Plans. Watch my cider making video to see it in action.
Pedal Powered Apple Grinder Complete
[Note October 2009: the pedal mill has been substantially updated since 2007, including tandem bike power. See posts from Sept-Oct 2009 for details on the upgrades, eg. ] The pedal grinder is fina…
Apple Cider Press & Fruit Press & Grinder
Make your own fresh, sweet apple cider with the help of our own home-size fruit grinder and apple press. This ruggedly built grinder and press is designed for easy use, low maintenance and easy cleaning and will stand up to years of use. It`s lightweight and portable! Grind and press most fruits such as apples, grapes and pears. Make cider, sweet and hard, apple vinegar, grape juice and wine. Total height of the frame assembly is 36" Frame is constructed of kiln dried 4x4" centre posts; 2x4"…