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INTRODUCING THE NEW CORNISH ORCHARDS DRY CIDER

The world of Cider is constantly changing, so it is vital for cider companies to keep up with trends in order to meet consumer demands.

The introduction of Cornish Orchard’s new premium Dry Cider is bound to get people talking and taste buds tingling.

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MAGNERS LAUNCH NEW “THINK 100% IRISH” CAMPAIGN

Magners has launched “Think 100% Irish”, a new campaign to encourage people to adopt the Irish ethos and see the silver lining in any situation.

Think 100% Irish has been created to encapsulate not only Magners’ impressive 80 year history producing cider from their…

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MERRYDOWN DRY IS BACK!

SHS Drinks is broadening its heritage cider offering this summer with the reintroduction of Merrydown Dry.  With glass-bottled apple ciders currently growing at an extremely robust +14.5%1 in the impulse channel, the Company believes that it’s the perfect time to...

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Dates for your diary

The cider year is always a busy one, so don't miss any of the key dates... here are a few we wanted to share.  International Cider Challenge  Entries are now closed but look out for the winners soon British Cider Championships & International Cider Competition  at the...

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Pint, Please

A new smart phone app called Pint Please is being developed in UK for its launch here in June 2018. Pint Please helps people find cider (and beer), learn more about different cider or cider makers, and directs them to places to buy the ciders and beers they want to...

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THATCHERS INTRODUCES NEW SEASONAL CIDER

Thatchers has introduced a new seasonal cider into its traditional premium range for 2018. Summer Vintage, a 7.4% cider available in 500ml bottles, has been inspired by a stroll through the cidermaker’s Somerset orchards, to create a light yet full flavoured cider for...

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Top marks for Aston Manor Cider in rigorous audit

Staff at Aston Manor Cider’s Tiverton site are celebrating achieving the top AA+ grade in the BRC Global Standard for alcoholic drinks and fermented/brewed products again, following an unannounced and rigorous audit. The UK’s leading independent cidermaker is one of...

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Latest from The Fuss Free Foodie

We're pleased to bring you another recipe from The Fuss Free Foodie - Old Rosie Chicken with French Peas. Visit the recipe page to find out more and watch the video.  Looks like a great choice for Sunday dinner with friends! You can find out more about The Fuss Free...

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WASSAILING WITH THATCHERS CIDER

Revellers braved the elements on Wednesday evening (17th January 2018) for the annual Wassail Ceremony held in Thatchers Cider’s orchards at Myrtle Farm and hosted at The Railway Inn, Sandford. The Wassail is a traditional ceremony that sees apple trees blessed with...

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