Is there a better tell that the Fall as arrived than a delicious glass of apple cider. Those fresh apples are incredible. I guess the only thing better than apple cider is hard cider! Do you know that you can make hard cider yourself, from scratch. Are you rushing to pick apples in the fall? I often wind up with too much cider and too many apples. It happens. This is a great way to take advantage of that access.
This article comes direct from a homestead. You will find that the steps are very simple. It may become a new tradition in your home to create some delicious hard apple cider. This is also a powerful method of preservation, it an be an answer when the water system goes caput. The most powerful use, post SHTF, will be bartering.