Are Ciders Gluten Free? (& Our Top Picks)


Today, we’re going to be answering the question: are ciders gluten free? And taking a look at the best options when it comes to gluten-free ciders.

What Is Cider?

Cider is an alcoholic drink that has been made using apple juice, which has been fermented (sounds gross but is absolutely delicious!). Cider is more common in the UK than in the US – and you may know it better as “hard cider”.

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Naturally, cider is completely gluten-free. As it’s made from apple juice, rather than barley (like beer), it’s considered a gluten-free alcoholic beverage.

Is Cider Gluten Free?

While it’s super easy to find gluten-free ciders, I thought we’d have a round-up of our top picks – because you want to be enjoying the best cider. So let’s take a look at our favorites.

The Best Gluten Free Ciders

Downeast Cider

Downeast Cider has some seriously good-tasting ciders – and what I love about this brand is that you can even sometimes find very small pieces of apple within your drink too, so you know how natural these drinks are!

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I hope this article has helped to answer the question: are ciders gluten-free? And also gives you an idea of which are the best ciders to try the next time you’re in your local grocery store, enjoying a night out.

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