Tag Archives: Food

Foodie Penpals

A little post on ukcider is required about Foodie Penpals. If you are looking for the foodie penpals post for November it’s been posted over on the Organic Boxes blog. http://organicboxes.org.uk/foodie-pen-pals/box-november2012-lithuania There isn’t anything about cider in it, so it … Continue reading

Posted in blogs, food, organic boxes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Foodie Penpals

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

Consider pancakes with cider

Pancakes, crêpes, griddle cakes, drop scones; call them what you will, Shrove Tuesday’s the day for them. How will you partake?

• Felicity Cloake’s perfect pancakes
• Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall’s better batter
• Nigel Slater’s pancake recipes Continue reading

Posted in cookery, food, French Cider | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Consider pancakes with cider

How to make cider apple juice that doesn’t cost the Earth

Packaging and shipping make shop-bought juice energy-intensive – reduce your impact by making your own

• In pictures: how to press apples Continue reading

Posted in how to make cider | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on How to make cider apple juice that doesn’t cost the Earth