Tag Archives: ciders

Bristol Cider Awards

Bristol Pubs Get Together for Cider Awards The purpose of the Bristol Cider Awards is to get people talking about and trying different ciders and perries and supporting the amazing range of quality cidermakers out there. So please take the … Continue reading

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A schooner of lager? Or how about a jigger of whisky?

Britain’s strict laws on measurements in pubs are about to be relaxed. So get prepared for some strange drinks orders Continue reading

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Pub of the year award goes to a London local for first time

Owned by real ale pioneer Bridget Walsh, the Harp, situated yards from Trafalgar Square, is described as a ‘true gem’ Continue reading

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Devon Cider Brandy

Cider Brandy An award-winning Devon cider maker has started making a new cider brandy. After five years of patient waiting for the potent drink to mature in barrels, Yarde Real Drink has now come out with its own brandy. Yarde … Continue reading

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Rochford Cider and Perry Festival

The 3rd Autumnal Equinox ROCHFORD CIDER & PERRY FESTIVAL SEPT 18th-19th (FRI-SAT) Horse And Groom (formerly Blanchfields Bar), 1 Southend Rd, Rochford, Essex SS4 1HA. Open Fri 4pm – 11pm & Sat 11am-11pm FREE ADMISSION. 20 Ciders and Perries. Full … Continue reading

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Magners Stockpile of Apple juice

Magners are downsizing everything as a result of the recession, euro vs pound exchange rate, bad weather and customers wising up to the relatively inflated price of brand advertised so-called premium ciders. This leaves them with an enormous lake of … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week at River Cottage – Real Cider

I was pleased to be informed that short piece I wrote last month about Real Cider was awarded “Blogger of the week” at River Cottage. Probably as much as anything because it initiated a good discussion which is appended to … Continue reading

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