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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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Cider List

Here’s the cider list for the Oakwood festival today. ( Forthcoming festivals are on the wiki ) Ciders Appledram 7.5% Bristol Port 6.0% Broad Oak Perry 7.5% Gwynt Y Ddraig 5.5% Hecks Impaired Vision 7.5% Hunts Farmhouse 6.0% Janets Jungle … Continue reading

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New Forest Cider Day 18/10/08

New Forest Cider Day 18 10 08 Originally uploaded by Pete Yarlett Rose Grant, Barry Topp and Roy Bailey at the New Forest Cider pressing weekend on 18/10/08 here tasting some bottled conditioned perry by the looks of it. Pete … Continue reading

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New Forest Cider Stall

We went to the New Forest Cider stall at Borough Market on Saturday morning. It’s always good to have a drink of the wonderful dry cider and a chat with Barry if he’s there. We picked up a small container … Continue reading

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Steam and Cider at Barrow Hill

Anyone living in the North with nowt to do next weekend (May 16th and 17th 2008) could do a lot worse than pay a visit to the Barrow Hill Roundhouse Beer and Cider “Rail Ale” Festival. It’s held in the … Continue reading

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What is scrumpy

After seeing some confusion over the Westons Conquest Scrumpy currently on sale at the Wetherspoons international real-ale festival I thought it might be worth asking What is Scrumpy? Opinions seem to vary widely as to the meaning of Scrumpy as … Continue reading

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Gurnard with New Forest Cider

While I was at Social Media Cafe on Friday, Linda went along to Borough market to buy some fish and cider. We’ve had gurnard before, but only the small ones that can be cooked whole or at least headless. This … Continue reading

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