Crikey, it’s been a busy few weeks at Cider Towers; or rather, a busy few weeks on the road. But for once it hasn’t been me preaching the (cider) gospel. Since I last pontificated here I’ve been dashing all over the place listening to other people talk about cider. I know! Other people talk about cider, too! What a refreshing change (for me and … Read More Volume & Value
Wild Cider Life
I’d like to take a quick moment to send some love out to all the parents in the world, especially my own. As the youngest of three, I was (am) that classic fat, young fledgeling chick who doesn’t want to leave the nest, but eventually bumbles out, arse over tip. They have been so wonderfully supportive of everything I have … Read More Trans Europe (Cider) Express
I grew up with two elder brothers and so my childhood TV viewing consisted of Bottom, Red Dwarf, and, of course Blackadder. The third series, set in the Regency period, with Hugh Laurie as the magnificent, bonkers Prince George, is the best. And the episode “Nob and Nobility”, about the French Revolution is pure gold: ‘Ah, le Adder Noir, come … Read More The French Connection
Bluffers Guide to Craft Cider – this Wednesday!
There are still places left for my tutored tasting session at Hawkes Cidery & Taproom this Wednesday 9th August. Sign up and head on down to the hottest cider joint in London town to taste some of the finest ciders from the Shire and beyond. All with yours truly and free pizza thrown in. Win win win!!