Show season – here, there and everywhere!

This is the season of shows and events. I’ve been to many in the first part of the summer. There was the superb Wells Garden Festival in the Bishops Palace with the same weekend seeing a wonderful 2 days at the Longleat Food and Drink Festival – topped off...

Now we have 3 litre pouches!

After a while deliberating, we are now able to provide the Dowdings dry still Tower Brue in 3-litre pouches. This is ideal for those wanting some quality cider to take to festival, to events, to parties and a multitude of other occasions.This will also be available in...

Special offers for December – local only

If you live in or want delivery to any of these postcodes, I will bring whatever you want to your door during December!BA7, BA8, BA9, BA10.You can do one of the following:Email with your order. Pay on delivery or in advance.Order through the website and please select...
Cider and juice all made

Cider and juice all made

I’ve been very dilatory about updating what’s been going on. I will make this a little general overarching post which I will add to subsequently.The campaign this year wasn’t very long. Apples became ripe much earlier than in the last two years...

Organic v non-organic apples

I’ve come across the most amazing book. It’s called “The Invisible Power Within Foods”. But, surely all foods are the same, albeit they are produced by differing methods? No! What this book does is highlight to all of us the invisible energy...
Summer bliss

Summer bliss

We’ve been through the blissful springtime blossom, and trees heaving with bees buzzing, and now the apples are quietly growing.The new trees don’t have many apples, and will be thinned (or where small trees) all removed to ensure the tree itself grows....