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beef sandwich

Six Time Zones To Eat A Roast Beef Sandwich

Would a grown man travel six time zones, just to enjoy a single roast beef sandwich cooked on the city limits in the murder capital of North America? Those who… Read more »

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Cider Vinegar

Cider Vinegar & The New Year

Dry, joyless January. It’s like the Grinch won the greater war in Whoville. I’m backing #FriedEgg’nHamuary next year. Is it possible that my malaise could be cured by swapping a… Read more »

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Harvesting cider apples in Devon

2018 A Vintage Year

Proper Cold, Proper Wet, Proper Hot, Proper Apples This year produced some of the most impressive juice that we’ve ever seen, and all thanks to the weather in Devon getting… Read more »

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Yarlington Mill, On-leaf Cider

On Leaf Fermentation

How an Old Text and Innovations in Wine Making Inspired an Entirely New Cider Making Technique Nearly two years of biting my tongue is over! I am extremely proud to… Read more »

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Franklin’s Night – The battle between the Devil, the Brewer and the Cidermaker

It’s safe to say that we’re passionate about the history of Devon Cider at Sandford Orchards, but the thing that makes us really proud is the cider heritage of Crediton,… Read more »

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Demand Devon Cider!

We love our cider in Devon. Did you know that in 2017 we drank over 193,000,000 litres of the stuff? But only 1 in 5 of those pints was actually… Read more »

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Devon Red Soil

There’s Something Special About This Valley

Devon Redlands There’s a certain something about the valley where we live, it’s not by chance that some of the region’s finest food producers are based here in the Creedy… Read more »

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Look Who’s Back!

Secret Cider Society Returns! We’re pleased to announce that Secret Cider is returning next month.  We’re kicking off again on the 28th April with one of SCS’s favourites Hornbrook Kitchen…. Read more »

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Why Cold is Gold for the Cider

More Rain, More Milk Sir My wife’s Grandfather was a dairyman who milked his cows out in the fields. When it rained the churns got a little top-up from mother… Read more »

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Cider Con 2018

A Devon Ciderman At American Cider Con

Bringing Back Spitters To The land Of The Free! As I glanced up at a imposing phallus on a dive-bar wall and received an earful of frank advice from a… Read more »

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