Moonshine and magic - Shining a light on the social side of supping cider!

  • Dorset’s Big Knob Festival!

    Obviously there is a lot of milage in a title like that but of course I am referring to West dorset’s annual knob-biscuit throwing contest that has become bigger every year. Even with the weather threatening to dampen the crowds and turn knobs into soggy mush the event was still a rip roaring, biscuit bunging success. We were delighted to

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  • Awards

    We are so pleased when our cider is judged to be worthy of a prize, it helps us to feel confident we make good cider and gives us inspiration to keep improving and makes us proud of what we’ve achieved so far! 2016 Taste of the West Gold for Lancombe Rising Silver for Dorset Starlight and Dorset Twilight 2015 Royal Bath

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  • Powerstock Cider Festival – 25th April 2015

      Another great year at the Powerstock Cider Festival. Twenty seven cider makers from near and far came to join in the fun on Saturday at Powerstock village Hall, known as the Hut. It is always great to see old friends again and discuss the current happenings in the cider world. It was also good to welcome a few newcomers, Tutts

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  • West Milton Cider Club

    Our local club was formed in 2000 when I had to pick up apples from an orchard being grazed by Dawn’s horses. Having collected them and knowing they were cider apples I asked around the village if anyone fancied having a go at making cider. Low and behold 20 neighbours signed up with £20.00 donations and the West Milton Cider

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