Best Apples

What are the "Best" apples to use to make Hard Apple Cider

Like many other things, "Best" is a relative term.

It really depends on the cider maker, the type of cider they are wanted to produce. there are thousands of different possibilities depending on recipe used.

But each ingredient brings something to the table, Sharp Apples, Sweet Apples, Bittersharp Apples, Bittersweet Apples, the type of Yeast , temperature during fermentation, and even the water can make a difference in the final flavor profile.

So best?

The one you like the most, right now. That is the best, right now. Tomorrow, you are free to change your mind.