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Cockington (Devon) Orchard 2016

This is a view of the orchard mainly planted 5 years or so ago Further on from the previous plantings these look like they were planted last year. Yet again none of them have any name tags. But it looks … Continue reading

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Cockington, Devon

An off the cuff visit to Cockington, happened to be on the same day as the ‘Apple Day’. We was only going to visit the Orchard and have a Clotted Cream Tea. The ancient cider press was put into action … Continue reading

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Small scale cider making in the kitchen

What am I going to do with those fallers then. I know make some cider. But how do I go about that. Any apples will do as long as ripe. Well here you are, the simple steps in pictures. Remember … Continue reading

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The First Cider Pressings of the Year 2011

Having a go at cider making on a larger scale this year, a gallon is not enough after all the sample tastings. We are using any apples that are ripe, these are not necessarily cider varieties, but eaters as well … Continue reading

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