Category Archives: industrial cider

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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Watered Down Cider Definition

The new definition of cider for customs and excise purposes is to allow cider and perry to be sold as such with as little as 35% juice content, and possibly even less if the original juice is high gravity. The … Continue reading

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Drinks Labels Move to List Ingredients

At UKCider we believe cider and all alcoholic drinks should be bound by the same ingredients listing laws as any other foodstuffs. This would help to educate the public about what goes into making pure natural cider compared with the … Continue reading

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Magners Pear Cider

100% Pear Originally uploaded by LoopZilla Magners Pear Cider Advertisement claiming 100% pear. A breakthrough for ingredients labelling?

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WKD Core Industrial Cider

WKD is breaking into the cider market It’s the brand’s first move into non-spirit products since 1996. WKD Core is a 4.5% ABV apple cider, packaged in 500ml green bottles featuring the familiar WKD logo. It will be rolled out … Continue reading

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