Cider

Here is the Cider & Perry List for the 2016 festival. Watch this space for the 2017 list.

The introduction of Organic Real Fruit Juices, last year, from Chegworth Valley in Kent will be repeated as it was a great success. Great for those who’ll be driving, but still want something really tasty to drink.

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[Version 1: 1st July 2016]

Ampleforth Abbey

North Yorkshire

  • Abbey Traditional [6.5%] Medium Dry
    Hand-picked and made by Benedictine monks using dessert and eating apples.

Burrow Hill

Somerset

  • Cider ('alf 'n 'alf) [6.0%] Medium
    Based on a South Somerset farm, the family have been pressing cider for 150 years.

Circle Cider

Wiltshire

  • Butchers Boy [5.5%] Sweet
    Full apple flavour balancing sweetness and acidity. For those with a sweet tooth!

Cockeyed Cider Co

Devon

  • Nettle Scrumped Ale [5.4%] Medium
    Delicate floral/herb taste with a slight, refreshing bitterness. Naturally cloudy.
  • Lemon Scrumped Ale [5.4%] Medium Sweet
    A slightly tart, lemony ale. Full flavoured and refreshing. Naturally cloudy.
  • Hedge Rose [4.0%] Medium
    Made using dessert apples. Medium and fruity, with a hint of tannin from the elderberry.
  • Chilli Ginger [4.0%] Medium
    Made using dessert apples. Medium, with a ginger flavour and a ginger ninja, spicy kick!

Cranborne Chase

Dorset

  • Farmhouse Medium [6.0%] Medium (Unpasteurised)
    Traditional old fashioned cider, pressed and matured in oak barrels.

Crossmans

Somerset

  • Prime Farmhouse [6.0%] Sweet (Unpasteurised)
    Prime farmhouse cider stored in oak barrels from Mayfield's farm traditional 400 bush tree orchard.

Dorset Nectar

Dorset

  • Sweet Maiden [5.0%] Sweet (Unpasteurised)
    Sweet still cider beautifully crafted with great clarity.

Dorset Sunshine

Dorset

  • Cider [6.0%] Dry (Unpasteurised, No Sulphites)
    A small producer making delicious craft cider using traditional methods.

Fishers

Gloucestershire

  • Perry [6.5%] Medium Sweet (No Sulphites)
    New producer. This is first year production using perry pears from an orchard in Hartpury.
  • Apples & Pears [6.5%] Medium (No Sulphites)
    New producer. A well balanced 'pyder' made from a blend of perry and dry cider.

Green Valley Cyder

Devon

  • Farm Cyder [5.5%] Dry (Unpasteurised)
    Dry traditional farmhouse cider. Slight sherbert flavour. CAMRA Bronze Medal Winner 2016.
  • Strawby Cider [4.0%] Sweet
    Sweet and juicy, strawberry aroma and very pink!

Gwatkin

Herefordshire

  • Farmhouse Perry [7.5%] Medium Sweet
    Light aroma of sweet pears with a touch of wood.

Gwynt y Draig

Glamorgan S.Wales

  • Black Dragon [7.2%] Medium Sweet
    Special reserve cider matured in oak barrels. Rich in colour, body and flavour with a fresh fruity aroma.

Ham Hill

Somerset

  • Ham Hill Cider [6.0%] Medium
    Finest quality artisan cider. Rich, deep, smooth and refreshing.

Handmade

Wiltshire

  • Crazy Diamond [6.8%] Medium Dry (Unpasteurised)
    Blend of finest bittersweet cider fruit.

Hardings

Bedfordshire

  • 3 Peace Sweet [7.5%] Sweet (Unpasteurised, No Sulphites)
    Ripe dessert apple aroma. A truly ‘appley' cider, fresh and summery with plenty of crisp bite. CAMRA Gold Medal Winner 2016.

Hartland

Gloucestershire

  • Farmhouse Perry [7.0%] Medium (Unpasteurised, No Sulphites)
    Sherry, raisin and fruit cake aroma, very refreshing with a lingering sweetness. CAMRA Gold Medal Winner 2016.

Hecks

Somerset

  • Port Wine of Glastonbury [6.5%] Medium
    Single variety cider. Easy on the palate with light effervesence and lemony tones.
  • Brown's [6.5%] Medium
    Single variety cider. Crisp and acidic with elderflower overtones.
  • Perry [6.0%] Medium
    A lovely blended perry with fragrant aroma, plenty of fruit taste and real body. CAMRA Bronze Medal Winner 2016.

Lilleys

Somerset

  • Mango Cider [4.0%] Sweet
    Aromatic sweet cider blended with mango to create a mouth watering tropical flavour. Not for purists!
  • Darkcider [7.5%] Medium Sweet
    Mysterious and unique. Dark in colour with woody and caramel notes.

Millwhites

Somerset

  • Rum Cask [7.5%] Medium (Unpasteurised)
    Aged in Jamaican Rum Company barrels. Delicious!

Moons

Somerset

  • Farmhouse Dry [6.0%] Dry (Unpasteurised)
    Traditionally made on Woodbine Farm Glastonbury by new young cider maker Tom Moon.

Mr Whiteheads

Hampshire

  • Novo Pyrus Perry [7.0%] Medium Dry (Unpasteurised)
    A new stronger perry which is a nice change in the world of perries - quite dry.
  • Midnight Special Perry [5.0%] Medium (Unpasteurised)
    Natural perry made with a blend of dessert and perry pears. Light straw colour and not too sweet.

Newton Court

Herefordshire

  • Panting Partridge Perry [5.8%] Medium (Unpasteurised)
    Medium, with a juicy pear finish.

Once Upon a Tree

Herefordshire

  • Tumpy Ground [7.0%] Medium
    Clear golden cider blended from 4 apple varieties.

Perry's

Somerset

  • Farmhouse Nustar [6.5%] Medium Sweet
    Family-run craft cider producer for over 90 years. This cider is a blend of the previous years harvest.

Richs

Somerset

  • Farmhouse [6.0%] Medium Dry
    Made with Bittersweet/Bitter sharp apples, matured in oak vats to give a well balanced, cloudy cider with apple aroma.

Salt Hill Cider

Berkshire

  • Urban Fox [6.0%] Dry (Unpasteurised, No Sulphites)
    Our most local cider producer, in Slough. All ciders made with 100% juice - and passion!
  • New Rose [6.0%] Medium Dry (Unpasteurised, No Sulphites)
    New this year, a lovely pink coloured cider with a slight earthy flavour, due to addition of beetroot.
  • Autumn Gold [5.0%] Medium (Unpasteurised, No Sulphites)
    A delicious appley cider. CAMRA Gold Winner for South of England Region 2016.

Sherbourne Cider

Dorset

  • Traditional Farmhouse [6.0%] Medium
    Made from Simon Baxter's own orchard and rarely available to the trade. This 15 apple variety cider is blended with apple juice.

Ventons

Devon

  • Sweet Maid in Devon [6.0%] Sweet (Unpasteurised)
    Sweet, keeved, dark and crystal clear, Normandy style cider. Lovely!

West Milton

Dorset

  • Real Cider [5.0%] Medium (Unpasteurised, No Sulphites)
    Made using traditional Dorset cider apples, smooth and easy drinking.

Westcroft

Somerset

  • Janet's Jungle Juice [6.0%] Medium Dry (Unpasteurised)
    Medium dry golden cider, using traditional Somerset cider apples. Fabulous!

Worleys

Somerset

  • Red Hen [6.5%] Medium
    Straw coloured and fruity with plenty of flavour. Very 'appley'.