Community Press 2017

We’ve had lots of interest in this year’s Community Press to be held on Sunday October 1st so here are all the details so you can plan your participation! Here is the general overview of how it works – Participants turn up to the cidery with their...

Our New Cider Club

I still remember the first club I ever joined.  It was called the Tufty Club and I was four.  Tufty was a red squirrel, nattily dressed in a little blue jacket and he was all about road safety.  I remember the excitement of receiving my membership package in the...

What a Difference a Year Makes!

As we move through life its very easy to focus on what we haven’t done rather than what we have achieved.  As an A-type personality with a list obsession, I’m always guilty of seeing the list half un-ticked. When we first purchased our farm back in 2014, I began a...

Where Did You Wassail This Year?

As Blue Monday rolls around (supposedly the most depressing day of the year) there is reason for cheer and high jinks in the orchard.  On Old Twelfth Night (January 17th) people have for hundreds of years “wassailed” their orchard to ensure a bountiful crop for the...