Perry & Cider News
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Structures of Excise Duties on Alcohol and Alcoholic Beverages
a copy of the Report from the Commission to the Council on the Evaluation of the Council Directive 92/83 on the Structures of Excise Duties on Alcohol and Alcoholic Beverages - it was published on 28 October.
Welsh Perry & Cider Championships 2015
A round up of the winners of the annual Welsh Perry and Cider Championships held on 23 May 2015 at Caldicot Castle
In the Orchard
An article by Gerald White, Sheepwalk Nurseries, Pembrokeshire on things to consider in the orchard
Traditional Wassails Celebrated Throughout UK
Traditional Wassails were celebrated throughout the UK in January to bid welcome and good health to 2013 apple and pear crops.
Cider Industry Calls on Government for Help
Paul Bartlett, chairman of the National Association of Cider Makers (NACM), delivered the message to Westminster this week.
A cider-soaked jaunt through the West Country's orchards
There’s been cider made in Somerset ever since the Normans brought it here, and while it’s hard to miss the gorgeous, boozy waft that cider farms give off, you can also track them down on the Visit Somerset website.
Drink: give perry a chance
Pear cider and proper perry are as different as chalk and cheese, says Fiona Beckett.
How d'you like them apples? Moss Cider Project share fruits of labour for Manchester Food & Drink Festival
The guerrilla cider makers of the Moss Cider Project are sharing the fruits of their labour with the public by hosting a Cider and Cheese evening as part of Manchester’s Food and Drink Festival.
Three Counties Perry
Perry is a little-known traditional English drink made from the fermented juice of perry pears, small, bitter fruits with such a high level of astringent tannins that they are almost impossible to eat raw.
UK Cider Makers Take The Lead Again With Sustainability Scheme
Cider industry leaders have announced another first for the industry today as the National Association of Cider Makers (NACM) becomes the first drinks’ trade body to work with Business in the Community (BITC) to address sustainability.