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Apple wine – is cider really a decent alternative to wine?

Cider was once seen as ‘English wine’, could it regain its reputation for sophisticated sipping? Jane Peyton meets the cidermakers determined to make it happen

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6 ciders that make great wine alternatives

Following her feature on why cider makes a great alternative to wine, we asked pommelier Jane Peyton to choose 6 of her favourites.

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Nightingale Cider Company unveils dry hopped cider, Hoppy Cox

Nightingale Cider Company has launched Hoppy Cox, a new dry hopped cider that celebrates the 'Kentish terroir'.

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Drinkscraft adds Gravity Theory Cider to its portfolio

Drinks importer and distributor Drinkscraft has added Herefordshire’s Gravity Theory Cider to its on-trade portfolio.

News |  Beer & Cider

Discover Cider campaign launched to celebrate British cider

More than 30 cider producers have joined the launch the industry-wide campaign which also sees the launch of DiscoverCider.com.

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Hawkes releases This Is London cider range

The first iteration has been made from 2019's apple drive donations and the cidery hopes to continue the range by introducing a new apple mail-in box for 2020.

News |  Wine

Imbibe's favourite things

Team Imbibe might all still be working from home but luckily for us the postie has still been able to deliver some delicious new tipples for us to try. Here’s our pick of the bunch from the last few weeks

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Little Pomona launches Table Cider

The new cider is designed to celebrate the drinkability of cider and its affinity with food.

Podcasts

SipAdvisor: Listen to our first Imbibe podcast

SipAdvisor by Imbibe is our new monthly podcast and our first episode features all-star line-up: the Artesian’s Anna Sebastian; sommelier Jan Konetzki; beer writer Pete Brown; Club Soda’s Laura Willoughby, and ciderologist Gabe Cook.

SipAdvisor special: Natural wine podcast

Following the announcement earlier this year that ‘natural wine’ has been legally recognised in France as Vin méthode nature, our first  podcast special edition is entirely dedicated to the subject.

SipAdvisor: Episode 2

In the second episode of our podcast, we look at what re-opening might look like for the UK’s pubs bars and restaurants – including an interview with on-trade marketing legend Mark McCullough about the 100 Day Playbook, a muse on PPE for hospitality staff, all accompanied by a glass of English fizz for English Wine Week.

SipAdvisor: How to tackle no shows

SipAdvisor by Imbibe is our monthly podcast. In this third episode, we remember some of the venues that have had to close during the Covid-19 crisis before taking a closer look at the problem of no shows

News |  Beer & Cider

Discover Cider campaign launched to celebrate British cider

More than 30 cider producers have joined the launch the industry-wide campaign which also sees the launch of DiscoverCider.com.

News |  Beer & Cider

Hawkes releases This Is London cider range

The first iteration has been made from 2019's apple drive donations and the cidery hopes to continue the range by introducing a new apple mail-in box for 2020.

News |  Wine

Imbibe's favourite things

Team Imbibe might all still be working from home but luckily for us the postie has still been able to deliver some delicious new tipples for us to try. Here’s our pick of the bunch from the last few weeks

News |  Beer & Cider

Little Pomona launches Table Cider

The new cider is designed to celebrate the drinkability of cider and its affinity with food.

News |  Beer & Cider

Sheppy's launches Redstreak premium craft cider

The family-owned Somerset cider maker has released the medium-sweet single variety cider in time for summer.

News |  Wine

Lockdown lowdown: The latest and greatest drinks activities to keep you entertained through lockdown

From the world’s biggest cider tasting, to whisky apps and puzzles, here are some of the latest activities to keep you entertained during covid-19.

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Salcombe Brewery unveils its first cider

Salcombe's new cider is by Sheppy’s with fruit grown in the South West of England.

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Adnams launches its first low alcohol cider

Wild Wave 0.5% is the lower-abv version of Adnams’ full-strength cider.

News |  Beer & Cider

Sheppy's launches Redstreak premium craft cider

The family-owned Somerset cider maker has released the medium-sweet single variety cider in time for summer.

News |  Wine

Lockdown lowdown: The latest and greatest drinks activities to keep you entertained through lockdown

From the world’s biggest cider tasting, to whisky apps and puzzles, here are some of the latest activities to keep you entertained during covid-19.

News |  Beer & Cider

Salcombe Brewery unveils its first cider

Salcombe's new cider is by Sheppy’s with fruit grown in the South West of England.

News |  Beer & Cider

Adnams launches its first low alcohol cider

Wild Wave 0.5% is the lower-abv version of Adnams’ full-strength cider.