Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that Coyote Hole Ciderworks, LLC will build a new cidery in Louisa County and create five new jobs. The company will invest $775,000 to build a new production cidery and tasting room in Mineral. In addition, Coyote Hole Ciderworks will purchase more than 1 million pounds of Virginia-grown apples and fruit over the next three years.
“Coyote Hole Ciderworks’s investment in Louisa County bolsters Virginia’s reputation as a top East Coast craft beverage destination and highlights the growing and important link between agriculture and tourism across the Commonwealth,” said Governor McAuliffe. “I commend Coyote Hole Ciderworks’ commitment to locally sourced apples and their expansion exemplifies the economic strength of Virginia-crafted products. We will continue to support and invest in the Commonwealth’s diverse agricultural resources and showcase our outstanding local businesses that drive the new Virginia economy.”
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