The Sandford Orchards Breakthrough Cider Awards

Rules For Entrants

  • Cider entered must be made from whole juice from British apples by UK producers who are retailing cider.
  • Participating cider makers must be producing 3000L – 15000L of cider/year.
  • 4x 500ml (or equivalent) bottles as dressed for retail sent via post and delivered by Monday 7th March 2022.
  • A (guideline) 300 word description of the cider company covering history and ambitions will be required on the entry form.
  • Producers are allowed 1 entry in total. This entry should be the cider that best represents you.
  • Entries open 1st Jan 2022.
  • Entries close 28th Feb 2022.
  • Shortlisted winners will be contacted by 21st Mar, 2022.
  • The winners will be announced in April 2022.
  • The entry form must have all fields filled out. Where more information is required we will contact you.
  • This is a free to enter competition. There are no entry fees to pay.
  • Entrants must be at least 18 years old on the day of judging.
  • Entrants are responsible for shipping/delivery of products. Organisers are not responsible for goods damaged in transit.
  • Entry boxes should be labelled ‘c/o Breakthrough Awards’ and sent to Sandford Orchards, Commonmarsh Lane, Crediton, Devon, EX17 1HJ.
  • Entries must arrive between 28/02/2022 and 07/03/2022.
  • We may need to use entrants company logos, names and info for promotional purposes. If you wish for us to not use your company information please inform us at the time of application.