Tag Archives: Article

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

Posted in industrial cider, real cider | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Real cider and Industrial Cider contrasted

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.

Posted in festivals, Somerset, Workshop | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Country diary: Yarlington, Somerset

Isles of Scilly turn heat on Jersey over ‘warmest place in Britain’ claim

Tourism officials complain over £1m advertising campaign, but biggest Channel Island remains defiant Continue reading

Posted in Cornwall, French Cider | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Isles of Scilly turn heat on Jersey over ‘warmest place in Britain’ claim

Budget bourguignon: cheap eats in France

Dining out in France doesn’t have to break the bank. Here’s our pick of the best budget eateries Continue reading

Posted in budget, food, French Cider | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Budget bourguignon: cheap eats in France

Tesco dilutes PriceCheck refund

Loophole allows shoppers to claim hundreds of pounds by comparing with Asda – and forces Tesco to cap refund amounts Continue reading

Posted in Magners Irish Cider, pear cider, supermarket cider | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Tesco dilutes PriceCheck refund

Nigel Slater’s salad of mackerel, bacon and potatoes, and black pudding, cabbage and mustard cream dressing recipes

Warm up a crispy salad with mackerel, pancetta or even crumbled black pudding for a colourful spring supper Continue reading

Posted in cider vinegar, recipe | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Nigel Slater’s salad of mackerel, bacon and potatoes, and black pudding, cabbage and mustard cream dressing recipes

Budget 2011: Extra tax on beer attacked by brewers and publicans

Hundreds of pubs face closure as beer duty goes up Continue reading

Posted in budget | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment