More Progress At Bold Rock Hard Cider – Tanks Arrive!

©2011 : Photos By NCL Valley Photographer Hayley Osborne : Robin Washburn (foreground) helps husband John and business partners Brian & Irene Shanks move one of the fermenting tanks into the building Thursday morning (12.1.11) at Bold Rock Hard Cider just south of Nellysford, VA. Dwayne Good with Virginia Frame Company is driving the tractor assisting in the move.

Near Nellysford
Nelson County, Virginia

More signs of progress could be seen this past Thursday morning at Bold Rock Hard Cider just south of Nellysford on Route 151. Two different semi trucks arrived with a total of 7 fermenting tanks that will be used in the making of hard cider.

Brian Shanks (left) and John Washburn steady 1 of the 7 tanks coming off of the truck for delivery this past Thursday morning.
The entire Bold Rock crew holds on to one of the tanks as it's moved into the permanent home at the cidery. The tanks came from Italy and are extremely fragile.
Brian Shanks with Bold Rock Hard Cider pauses for a small celebration and text after moving one of the tanks indoors.
Photo By Yvette Stafford : Brian admires the tanks once they have all been put in their permanent positions in the cider barn.

Previous history on Bold Rock’s beginnings by clicking here.

Be looking for more progress updates in the coming weeks and months as Bold Rock works toward opening!

Congrats guys!