Stephen Schuurman, cider-maker at Winchester Cider Works, stands atop the holding tanks. The members of the business have started selling the hard cider in the area. (Photo by Ginger Perry/The Winchester Star)
Stephen Schuurman (from left), Diane Kearns and Joshua Ussel show glasses of Winchester Cider Works hard cider.
Joshua Ussel, a partner in Winchester Cider Works, uses the barrels to store some of the hard cider the company makes.
Winchester Cider Works partners Joshua Ussel (right) and Stephen Schuurman demonstrate the equipment that processed the apples to make hard cider. (Photo by Ginger Perry/The Winchester Star)
When Stephen Schuurman was working on the recipes for a new hard cider, it took a great deal of experimenting with different…