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Halloween Cider Festival

Halloween Cider Festival in Beautiful North Devon At The Jack Russell Inn, Swimbridge The Jack Russell Swimbridge Devon EX32 0PN 01271 830366 contact@thejackrussell.com   As always, a hand picked selection of the finest Ciders from Devon and Somerset. http://www.thejackrussell.com

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Cider Making Slideshow

A cider making slideshow on Flickr shows the cider apples on the trees in the orchard, then fallen on the ground, picked up,  collected in buckets and bagged. The cider fruit are then washed down in trays using a hose … Continue reading

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Real cider and Industrial Cider contrasted

From the bucolic and sunkissed to the urban and gritty, ciders are an unusual family of drinks. Real cider and Industrial Cider are contrasted here.   I don’t think any food or drink plummets through quality quite like cider. Its … Continue reading

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Strongbow Banned!

Real cider enthusiasts may be cheered by the news that Strongbow has been banned from a pub. But if we dig a little deeper, is this really more the case of a traditional pub being turned into a celebrity chef … Continue reading

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Bristol Cider Dinner at Bishopston Supper Club

Details and full menu for the Bristol Cider Dinner on Friday August 19th at  Bishopston Supper Club Hosted by: Bishopston Supper Club with Bristol Cider Shop Entry Price/Session times: Fri 19th August: 7:30pm arrival (£40*) * = £10 deposit to be paid … Continue reading

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Country diary: Yarlington, Somerset

John Vallins spends time at Yarlington Fringe Festival. Yarlington, after which the famous Yarlington Mill cider apple variety is named, is a very small village in a hidden valley, but it attracts great crowds to its Fringe festival.

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Cider Festival at Brogdale

THE GREAT BRITISH CIDER, BEER AND FOOD FESTIVAL AT BROGDALE A brand new festival is being held at Brogdale this year; the Great British Cider, Beer and Food Festival will take place on 24 and 25 September and producers will … Continue reading

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