One of the signposts that gives me confidence to say that 2019 is the year the world gets to #rethinkcider is that there is so much bloody stuff going on. The fact that I have to extend your reading misery by doing this article over two parts is testament to the sheer number of cider events taking place this year. … Read More #Rethinkcider Part 2: FULL JUICE
My approach to writing articles on my own website is a little like my approach to my tax return – I really want to do it and gain great satisfaction when I do, but it takes a lot of energy. So I procrastinate. And then get distracted (“ooh, look, a badger…”) In this case I’ve been procrastinating for 5 months. … Read More #Rethinkcider Part 1
Here’s a little fun for your Christmas Eve Eve…brought to you by Eve’s Cider! Autumn and Ezra, the tireless and dedicated makers of Eve’s Cider, kindly hosted me on the Finger Lakes leg of my Ciderology World Tour last month. I earnt my bed and board by featuring in their annual Christmas video. All I can say is Laurence Olivier … Read More Eve of The Ciderologist
Season’s greetings cider heads! As has been the way of 2018, I have woefully neglected this website as a place to have a good old yak to you. Come the New Year that is going to change. You see, when you write a book (Ciderology – out now and buy it here!), it takes all the stuffing out you. I … Read More Cider is for life – not just for Christmas
White rabbits, white rabbits, white rabbits! It is with no small amount of pride that an extract from my forthcoming book, Ciderology, has made its way into UK National newspaper, The Independent. Woo hoo! So for those of you who have already pre-ordered the book (surely all of you?), but just can’t wait to have a sneaky peak, then follow … Read More Ciderology goes Live!!