By Holly Harper. Travel John’s parents were skeptical of the new business plan. Location on map. Theater Financial Services Convention We want to be the place that you bring your children, grandchildren, even great grandchildren year after year. Retreat So Who Is Uncle John? Sustainability Education So we decided to drive ourselves to Uncle John’s Cider Mill in St. Johns, Michigan. Small Business Marketplace Podcasts It also was served directly to consumers by the cup as cold cider, frozen cider slushes and hot cider, according to the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, which issued a consumer advisory Tuesday morning. Business I woke up today, really didn’t want to get up, but then, I realized, I had a Starbucks gift card that I just had to use, and had to wear my new Timbos out, which meant I should probably just take myself to class too, you know, show the kicks off — so thanks Starbucks and Timberland, you literally helped me get an education today. No illnesses have been reported. “After growing my business for the last 40 years, it gets in your blood, it is hard to walk away.” Other family members involved in the farm include John’s son Mike, daughter-in-law Dede, and son-in-law John, making the 5th generation to farm, the 2nd to run the retail operation and the 1st generation in the Hard Cider Business.Although, John & Carolyn have “retired”, the farm continues with the same “family first” focus its founders created. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Exhibit The mill is currently a pumpkin patch, cider mill, winery, an apple orchard, and a bakery. Those results could come as early as Wednesday, he said. Marketing CAMZIE’S PIZZA – wood fired pizza and soup.WAYPOINT[...]. Pumpkins are .45/lb. Some content on this site may use affiliate links. This website uses cookies to improve your experience while you navigate through the website. They even sell freshly grown produce. “After growing my business for the last 40 years, it gets in your blood, it is hard to walk away.” Other family members involved in the farm include John’s son Mike, daughter-in-law Dede, and son-in-law John, making the 5th generation to farm, the 2nd to run the retail operation and the 1st generation in the Hard Cider Business. For now, "all the other stuff is open," he said. We feel so fortunate that we have the opportunity to be the 5th generation living and farming the same land. Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement, Privacy Policy and Cookie Statement, and Your California Privacy Rights (each updated 1/1/20). Workshops, All It’s a buck or so for a cup of cider, as well as for a pumpkin spice donut. Cider and donuts were followed by pies, breads, preserves, honeys and syrups. Uncle John is obviously a genius to have wanted this as an attraction — there is also a bounce house arena too so don’t worry, your bounce house fix can still be made if you go here. He is more than a character, he is a vital part of the Uncle John’s Cider Mill business. Most people get better within five to seven days, but the toxin can cause life-threatening complications for some people. Government Resources Well, today I got to fulfill my “basic” fix. Also, if you ever do go to Starbucks, go at 9:45 in the morning to avoid a line, get a reduced fat turkey bacon whole grain English muffin egg white sandwich with your coffee, it makes you feel like Beyoncé! They needed to make apple cider and donuts. Amongst the typical cider mill products, they also create wines and hard ciders. Cars, Boats & Aviation Copyright © Uncle John's Cider Mill • 8614 North US 127, St. Johns, MI • Phone: 989-224-3686, Need a little help with your Thanksgiving Dinner deserts? Attraction Contact(s): Charles J Hall Category: Car Show. Bring your family soon – start your own tradition! Performance Shiga toxin-producing E. coli was picked up by a "routine, random" sample collected by an MDARD inspector. Rally Open May – December with weekend activities in Sept. and October. There’s many reasons why so many people flock from all over to Uncle John’s Cider Mill, and one of those reasons are “The Pillow”. But opting out of some of these cookies may have an effect on your browsing experience. The country-styled winery has a huge selection of well-blended spiced and sweetened wine and ciders. ST. JOHNS, MI -- As much as 1,200 gallons of cider from Uncle John's Cider Mill made in mid-October could be contaminated with Shiga toxin-producing E. coli bacteria. Learning about Hard Cider at Uncle John’s Cider Mill 10/16/2020. That sounds slightly bad, but hey when there is FREE wine, cider, and brandy tasting next to a patch of pumpkins and a batch of donuts, who (of legal drinking age) could refuse? "we all have something within us, that the world needs". We can help!Pre order your favorite pies, breads, cookies, and other baked goods! All that was heard was “Uncle John, what do you want me to . School Activities Fashion K-12 Seminar To this day we try to add something new every year to always be original for our valued customers. Select that special pumpkin in Uncle John’s very own pumpkin patch! That’s not too time consuming for students, friends, or families who want to spend some quality time together this fall. The mill tries to be most active during the month of October, with events that occur all week that are typically music and family activities. Categories. ( Log Out /  Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. Also, if you’re basic, you have every basic thing to do all in one place, besides the lack of the PSL. All rights reserved. Our founders John and Carolyn Beck purchased the “family farm” from John’s parents in the early 1970′s. Co-owner Mike Beck said, “It all starts with fresh apples from the orchard they come in the big harvest bins, and they get dumped into the water tank or they get rinsed off and sanitized, we have inspection rolls, so the we pull out any bad apples and then they go on to the press where they get all crushed up, and we remove the solids from the juice, and that’s where you get that sweet brown, pink color cider that you enjoy.”.