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Indian Cider

Drinks? Anyone… Originally uploaded by Saurabh_Makkar Evidence from a bottle shop in Himachal Pradesh found on Flickr. One brand is Tempest Cider, the other might be HPMC.

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Olivers Perry in the Guardian

The things food and drink writers say… Around Britain with a fork | Experts | Life and Health Oliver isn’t a scientific blender, he says. “I just use my nose and palate, and I try to end up with something … Continue reading

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Harechurch Hill

Harechurch Hill Originally uploaded by ukcider This is an exceptionally good bottled cider, which I first tried in the Dartmouth Arms in North London.

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The Apple Source Book from Common Ground

Kate O’Farrell of Common Ground told me about their new book, ‘The Apple Source Book Particular uses for diverse apples” There are lots of recipes but also information and advice on orchards, produce including cider, contacts etc. The Apple Source … Continue reading

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A new Cornish cider : Skinner’s Press Gang

I was checking for a link to a beer called “Cornish Knocker” when I noticed that the Truro brewery are now selling a new Cornish cider called “Press Gang” under their own brand name, Skinners. At first I admit I … Continue reading

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What’s in Magners Irish Cider?

Thanks to an anonymous correspondent in the US, where ingredients labelling is mandatory, I can now reveal the true composition of Magners. This should be of interest, notwithstanding the fact that one of the ingredients is “hard cider”. The front … Continue reading

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Ice Cider – cidre de glace

Thanks to John List for pointing us to cidre de glace Canadien Ice Cider is a Canadian invention, nothing to do with applejack. The cider is made from apples that have been naturally frozen. FT.com / Services & tools / … Continue reading

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