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  1. Abrahalls - AD

    Abrahalls - AD

    6.5% - Dry

    Skillfully crafted, this still dry cider is well rounded and easy to drink. It’s produced on Celtic Marches Herefordshire farm and made from 100% apples. Learn More
  2. Ampleforth - Ampleforth

    Ampleforth - Ampleforth

    6.5% - Medium

    mpleforth Cider, made at Ampleforth Abbey in North Yorkshire is a strong, dry cider with a wonderful complex and a very fruity flavour. Learn More
  3. Apple County Cider Co - Naughty Horsey
    Delicious still cider straight from the vat.Made in Monmouthshire from 100% juice of bittersweet Dabinett apples. This single variety cider has a robust taste, fruity with a hint of spice and a long clean finish. Winner of several awards. Learn More
  4. Cider Beast - Feral Nancy
    Feral Nancy is a meticulously blended cider, produced using some of the best apples Somerset has to offer. Matured in the dynamic Sheffield climate, this beast of a cider is wild and unique. Learn More
  5. Crossman's - Medium Dry
    This award winning traditional cider is made with bittersweet apples such as Michelin, Fredericks, Stoke Red, Yarlington Mill and Dabinetts. The cider is naturally fermented, unfiltered and smooth tasting. Learn More
  6. Crossman's - Medium Sweet
    This traditional farmhouse medium sweet cider has a fruity start and a slightly sweet finish. It is naturally fermented and smooth tasting, a good all round cider. Learn More
  7. Glebe Farm - Cherry Side-R

    Glebe Farm - Cherry Side-R

    6% - Sweet fruit

    A cider made only with Cambridgeshire Apples with a natural cherry flavour. A rich velvet texture. Great for meat dishes or strong flavours. Learn More
  8. Glebe Farm - Elderflower Side-R

    Glebe Farm - Elderflower Side-R

    6.5% - Sweet fruit

    Made on Glebe Farm in Cambridgeshire and flavoured with natural elderflower, the resulting cider infusion is deliciously light and a refreshing intense Elderflower taste. Normally fruit ciders are around 4% but Glebe fruit ciders are all 6% and pack a bit of a punch but beware they don’t taste like their strength. Learn More
  9. Glebe Farm - Ginger Side-R

    Glebe Farm - Ginger Side-R

    6.5% - Sweet fruit

    Made on Glebe Farm in Cambridgeshire and flavoured with natural ginger this cider has a mellow warm side to it without over-powering the delicate "apple" flavour of the Cider. Learn More
  10. Glebe Farm - Lime Sider-R

    Glebe Farm - Lime Sider-R

    6% - Sweet fruit

    Our "Side-R" Cider is made only from Cambridgeshire grown apples (only eating and cooking varieties) fully fermented out then sweetened with apple juice and flavoured with a natural lime.A new take on fruit cider, which is very refreshing. Learn More
  11. Glebe Farm - Mulled Sider-R
    Glebe Farm "Side-R" Cider is made only from Cambridgeshire grown apples. The juice from dessert and cooking varieties grown in the county are left to ferment fully before being blended carefully to produce the right flavours. This is a well balanced medium cider with a secret mixture of herbs and spices to awaken your tastebuds. Delicious mulled in winter or chilled for a cider punch in summer. Learn More
  12. Gwynt Y Ddraig - Dabinett
    Made from a single variety of cider apple, Dabinett is a full bittersweet apple found in large quantities throughout many Welsh orchards. This apple produces a well-balanced bittersweet cider with a soft astringency and full body. A connoisseur’s cider that lends itself to the ‘New Age’ cider drinker. Contains sulphites. Learn More
  13. Hogans - Panking Pole
    A dry Warwickshire cider, which gets its name from the long pole used in the orchard to shake the cider apple harvest from the trees. This is a classic golden cloudy cider with a typical cider apple bitterness and fruit aromas. Dry on the palate, its complex flavours deliver a strong finish. Learn More
  14. Lilley's cider barn - Lilley's Crazy Goat
    A medium sweet blend of Somerset cider and perry expertly blended giving it a mouth-watering, juicy flavour. Quite strong and sweet. Learn More
  15. Lilley's cider barn - Lilley's Sunset
    This is a rich and fruity Somerset cider bursting with apple flavour, to create a lovely sweet cider. Learn More
  16. Lilley's cider barn - Lilleys Crazy Goat
    A medium sweet blend of Somerset cider and perry expertly blended giving it a mouth-watering, juicy flavour. Quite strong and sweet. Learn More
  17. Moorlands Farm - Medium Dry
    A medium sweet, still cider made from a blend of apple varieties. A crisp, clean, natural medium sweet cider with a modern taste. Learn More
  18. Moorlands Farm - Medium Sweet
    A medium sweet cider has an appley taste with a slightly dry finish. Learn More
  19. Oliver's Cider & Perry - Medium
    Tom Oliver, also the tour manager for the band the Proclaimers, produces excellent easy drinking ciders which are well balanced. This is a really traditional vintage Hereford cider. A connoisseurs choice. Learn More
  20. Oliver's Cider & Perry - Perry
    Tom Oliver, also the tour manager for the band the Proclaimers, produces in Herefordshire excellent easy drinking ciders and perries which are well balanced. Full on, with a rich mouth feel and intensity, a still, medium-dry blended perry. A connoisseurs choice. Learn More
  21. Pure North - Fusion

    Pure North - Fusion

    6.5% - Medium dry

    Another PureNorth special, this is a fusion of his dry and medium Yorkshire ciders, making a distinctive refreshing cider which shows its northern roots. A clean crisp taste with deep apple flavour. Learn More
  22. Pure North - Pure North Medium
    A medium sweet, still cider made from a blend of apple varieties. A crisp, clean, natural medium sweet cider with a modern taste. Learn More
  23. Pure North - Valley Gold
    Rob at PureNorth started making cider with apples from an old orchard at his home near Holmfirth, West Yorkshire. Using 100% pressed juice, Valley Gold is a still medium cider single filtered to leave a deep gold colour with strong apple flavours.Refreshingly delicious. Learn More
  24. Ross On Wye - Alpaca Perry
    One of the great producers of the craft cider revival. Cider has been made on the Johnsons’ farm in Herefordshire for more than twenty years. Over 70 varieties of apples and pears are grown, all of which are turned into cider or perry. The Alpaca Perry is named after the alpacas who share the field in which the pears for the perry are grown. A full bodied blend of pears which creates a delightful medium perry. The Pear Trees are 200 years old and just coming into maturity. Learn More
  25. Ross On Wye - Dry

    Ross On Wye - Dry

    6.5% - Dry

    Ross-on-Wye Medium still Herefordshire cider is produced only with apple juice and natural sugar. Cider has been made at Broome Farm by the Johnson family for over 80 years. There are now over 80 varieties of cider apples growing on the farm enabling the creation of individual blends of quality cider.Made from bittersweet cider apples, this still Herefordshire cider is oak matured and well balanced.A true product of the Herefordshire countryside. Learn More
  26. Ross On Wye - Medium

    Ross On Wye - Medium

    6.5% - Medium

    Ross-on-Wye Medium still Herefordshire cider is produced only with apple juice and natural sugar. Cider has been made at Broome Farm by the Johnson family for over 80 years. There are now over 80 varieties of cider apples growing on the farm enabling the creation of individual blends of quality cider.One to savior. Learn More
  27. Sandford Orchards - Devon Scrumpy
    Slightly cloudy and very full flavoured. A soft Devon taste with a pleasant bite and finish.Fermented straight from fresh apple juice with wild yeasts. Learn More
  28. Sandford Orchards - Devon Scrumpy
    Slightly cloudy and very full flavoured. A soft Devon taste with a pleasant bite and finish.Fermented straight from fresh apple juice with wild yeasts. Learn More
  29. Sandford Orchards - Old Kirton
    A still Devon cider, and quite dry. An extremely traditional cider pressed through straw, really good with strong cheese or fatty meats, and superb as a cooking cider. Straw pressing is a craft which is hanging on in very few places, but not to be bettered according to the purists. Learn More
  30. Thistly Cross - Thistly Cross Original Sparkling
    Farmhouse Cider is smooth, refreshing and Thistly Cross’ first born. It’s a classic, farmhouse cider made with a blend of Scottish apples. Learn More
  31. Thistly Cross - Thistly Cross Whisky
    Matured in ex-Glen Moray (previously Glenglassaugh Distillery) whisky casks this is a dry & subtle cider. Infused with mellow, vanilla oak of the cask. A refreshing, complex drink to be savoured. Learn More
  32. Twister Cider - Desert Dry
    There is not enough water in the Thames to bring back your taste buds once you’ve sipped on Desert Dry and you wouldn’t want to either as this pure taste will always get you coming back for more. Produced from a mixture of bittersharp and sharp cider apples for the ultimate flavour, Desert Dry can be enjoyed with many food dishes or just with the sun on your face. Learn More
  33. Twister Cider - Misty

    Twister Cider - Misty

    6% - Medium

    A smooth mild cider with a powerful apple aroma, Misty Medium combines the great flavours of the classical Kingston Black, Dymock Red, Harry Masters Jersey and Stoke Red. Crushed and Pressed together the cider takes on an earthy apply experience with a slight astringent after taste. Learn More
  34. Twister Cider - Wild Orchard
    Deep on the Dorset/Somerset Border lies a small village where the cider apple trees have been growing wild for over 40 years and it is from these apples Wild Orchard was born. Its rich colour draws you in and tempts you to smell sweetness contained within and the pleasant fresh apple taste which is only produced from an natural orchard where a commercial hands have been kept away. Learn More
  35. Westcroft - Janets Jungle Juice
    Produced by cider maker John Harris in Somerset, Janet's Jungle Juice is a firm favourite with customers. When you try it you will see why it was the CAMRA national award winner in 2008 and continues to be one of our most popular ciders. This medium dry cider is well rounded and fruity with a deep texture and flavour. It is a fantastic starting point for inexperienced cider drinkers as it is so very easy drinking. Learn More