Two new ciders added to Thatchers vintage range

PUBLISHED: 10:00 14 December 2017

Two new vintage ciders in the Thatchers Cider Barn range.

Two new vintage ciders in the Thatchers Cider Barn range.

NEIL PHILLIPS

Two new drinks have been released in the Thatchers Cider Barn range in time for Christmas.

Redwood and Dabinett have joined the selection of special vintage ciders which are made in small batches by the cidermaker in Sandford.

Redwood is blended from a range of bittersweet and culinary apples including Katy, Harry Masters, dabinett and Yarlington mill.

The second cider to be introduced is Dabinett which has made a welcome return after a few years’ break.

Managing director, Martin Thatcher said: “Being able to produce batch ciders with some of our favourite apple varieties of each harvest is a real joy.

“This year Redwood has enabled us to look at new ways of maturing this cider – by infusing with new oak, we have been able to create a rich, intense character.

“The Dabinett apple has long been recognised as an outstanding English cider apple, producing an excellent quality cider.”

More from Weston Mercury

51 minutes ago

A Weston-super-Mare woman fears for the safety of her ‘daughter and all members of their community’ following a rise in antisocial behaviour incidents.

Read more
Yesterday, 15:13

Weston’s winless run in the National League South continued on Saturday, giving away a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 to St Albans City at the Woodspring Stadium.

Read more
Yesterday, 21:00

Hundreds of people who attended an open garden event run by a Weston manufacturing firm have helped to raise in excess of £2,000 for Weston Hospicecare.

Read more
Weston Hospicecare Weston-super-Mare
Yesterday, 18:42

A devoted granddaughter is taking part in a skydive to raise money for Weston Hospicecare which cared for her ‘heroic Pops’.

Read more
Yesterday, 18:25

An Irish poet and playwright will showcase his work in the South West.

Read more
Yesterday, 18:00

A funding agreement for a food and drink innovation centre in Weston-super-Mare has been confirmed.

Read more
Yesterday, 17:47

Family fun was enjoyed at the Oldmixon Family Centre’s Painting Party in Weston-super-Mare on Thursday.

Read more
Yesterday, 17:09

The number of drug-related deaths in North Somerset is on the rise, with dozens of deaths blamed on substance abuse.

Read more
Yesterday, 15:23

Nowadays it feels like it’s harder and harder to find a trusted trader.

Read more
Yesterday, 13:00

Parents of a Weston toddler with cerebral palsy are appealing for people to help raise the money for a life-changing operation to help her walk.

Read more
Weston-super-Mare

Most Read News

Read Online

Image
Read the Weston Worle and Somerset Mercury e-edition E-edition

Local Weather

Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 20°C

min temp: 18°C

Useful Links

Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Subscribe to the paper
Competitions
Send Your Letters
Order Photos
Family notices
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Newsletter Sign Up

Weston Mercury twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Show Job Lists