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  1. Broadoak - Bootleg Moonshine
    The Original Cider Company has been producing cider and perry in Somerset for over 25 years.They are now one of the country’s largest independent producers. Broadoak Moonshine is a very sweet and clear cider with a very fruity flavour. Learn More
  2. Broadoak - Perry

    Broadoak - Perry

    7.5% - Perry

    Broadoak Perry was a CAMRA gold award winner in 2009. This is a smooth, delicately sweet drink with is a firm favourite with many. Learn More
  3. Broadoak - Prickly Pear
    A strong sweet pear cider Learn More
  4. Butford - Medium Dry
    Produced by Martin Harris; a Yorkshireman who moved to Herefordshire to start an organic smallholding. Finding that this included an orchard Martin started to make cider and now produces some of the most delightful organic ciders. This cider is delicately flavoured with a tiny bit of the mouth drying astringency which makes this a good medium dry cider: it is eminently drinkable. Learn More
  5. Butford - Perry

    Butford - Perry

    7.1% - Medium dry perry

    Again produced by Martin Harris, this perry is crisp, clear and full of pear flavour. It has a natural sweetness that often comes from true Perry Pears. Learn More
  6. Chants - Badgers Spit
    Chant’s (ex -Naish's) Cider has been made at Piltown Farm, West Pennard - near the Glastonbury Festival site in Somerset, for 200 years. Their Badgers Spit is a hazy gold, well-balanced and a mouth puckeringly dry cider with a tart finish. Learn More
  7. Chants - Singing Cider

    Chants - Singing Cider

    7.5% - Medium sweet

    Chant’s (ex -Naish's) Cider has been made at Piltown Farm, West Pennard - near the Glastonbury Festival site in Somerset, for 200 years. Their Chants Singing Cider is a well-balanced medium sweet cider. So called because after 3 pints you just want to sing!! Reccomended only for a seasonal cider drinker. Learn More
  8. Gwynt Y Ddraig - Black Dragon
    This special reserve Welsh cider has been hand crafted exclusively from cider apples grown by traditional methods in ageing orchards. The juice pressed from these apples is fermented and matured in oak barrels to produce a cider rich in colour, body and flavour with a fresh fruity aroma. A very popular strong cider with a mellow finish. Learn More
  9. Lilley's cider barn - Lilley's Beesting Perry
    Bee Sting is sweet and incredibly refreshing with a wonderful pear aroma. Learn More
  10. Lilley's cider barn - Lilleys Bee Sting Perry
    Bee Sting Sweet but incredibly refreshing with a glorious but fresh tasting pear flavour and a wonderful pear aroma. Learn More
  11. Lilley's cider barn - Lilleys Pig Swill
    A medium dry blended perry and cider packed full of crisp refreshing flavour. Learn More
  12. Pure North - Deanhouse Dry
    Deanhouse Dry is a refreshing dry cider which is clean on the palate. It is produced using sharp and bitter sharp cider fruit, with the addition of eating apples from the gardens in Deanhouse near Holmfirth Learn More
  13. Pure North - Valley Zest

    Pure North - Valley Zest

    7.2% - Medium dry

    A real cider drinkers cider from West Yorkshire! Naturally cloudy, very full bodied with a sharp / zesty finish. Learn More
  14. Sandford Orchards - Pear Shaped

    Sandford Orchards - Pear Shaped

    7.5% - Perry sweet

    Med/Sweet - A beautiful Devon perry, made with a mix of Perry and desert pears to give it a light sweet pear taste and pleasant crispness. Lightly warming on the finish with faint spices. Learn More
  15. W M Watkins - Sunset

    W M Watkins - Sunset

    7.5% - Medium sweet

    Made in the Monmouth hills the aroma of this Welsh cider is rich, with spicy apples, the taste is similar, however the sweet richness of the apples themselves makes it very balanced and super drinkable. Learn More
  16. W M Watkins - Twisted Oak
    A dry, still cider made in Wales using a blend of apple varieties and matured in oak casks to create a delicate dry natural cider with plenty of tannins. Learn More