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Support us Craft Cider Makers!

| February 5, 2018

Kegged Ciders (50l)  Like lager, cider can also be filtered and carbonated, then kegged and dispensed at the bar as a clear, chilled, fizzy thirst-quencher. Smaller cider companies like us are doing this now, and pose strong competition to the big cider names. Check them out and support these craft cider makers – you’re in […]

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Ashridge Ciders launched at Cotswold Fayre Roadshows

| January 28, 2018

  Ashridge Ciders are now listed in the Cotswold Fayre catalogue. Cotswold Fayre will be on the road with all their BRAND NEW suppliers. Join us at one of six venues from 16 January – 1st February 2018 These events are for you, the retailer, to give you the opportunity to see and taste the product […]

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Fizzy Drinks Sugar Tax? What Sugar?

| January 17, 2018

  Although our drinks are fizzy, they don’t come near the category of fizzy drinks the press are talking about in terms of sugar. ‘Fizzy drinks’ don’t automatically mean ‘sugary drinks’ as far as we’re concerned. We have never been big on sugar. Our drinks come below the sugar threshold for taxation so our prices won’t be increasing […]

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6 Golds and a Silver for our ciders and soft drinks

| May 25, 2017

Wow! We’re dead chuffed to have won all these awards. Thanks Taste of the West!

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So you think Cider’s just for the summer, eh?

| November 30, 2016

Seasonal Slurps - Here’s where we introduce you to your new fave tipple… You needn’t wait until summer to slurp on a good apple-based brew – cider is a drink to be enjoyed all year round. During the winter months try our Mulled and Spicy Ashridge Artisan Cider. This warming, spicy, mulled cider will hit the spot on […]

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In pursuit of liquid GOLD

| September 29, 2016

Long gone are the days of finding warm and vinegary cider behind the bar; now, there’s a cider revolution going on. There are plenty of quality ciders being kept in excellent condition in bars right across the west country. The best way to keep craft ciders to these high standards is by serving them from […]

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Ashridge Sparkling Cider – one of 50 Foods to try before you die!

| July 29, 2016

We’re pleased to be up there with the Daily Telegraph products listed as ’50 Foods to Try Before you Die’: Ashridge Sparkling Vintage Brut Cider Made like a traditional-method sparkling wine from several varieties of bittersweet and sharp apples grown in Devon, this is really a cross between a cider and a sparkling wine. The […]

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Elderflower Power – 2 Silver Awards

| June 14, 2016

Anything to do with elderflower seems to be increasingly popular these days.  Some of the Ashridge team have been out busily picking tray after tray of elderflowers this month You may have seen the huge, frothy, creamy flowers in the hedges. People often ask us where we collect them. We have to be fussy and […]

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Sparkling, Organic and Delicious

| May 23, 2016

Probably better known for our delicious Devon Ciders, Ashridge also make a really tasty range of organic sparkling soft drinks with a touch of fizz. All sparkling, all organic and all very delicious. Ashridge don’t compromise on quality, and use only the best ingredients. We blend, process and pack the bottled drinks ourselves.  Last June we were all out in the […]

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A Match Made in Devon

| April 13, 2016

We all know about matching food with wine, and more recently with craft beers. But now the season of Food and Drink festivals is on us, our imaginations get into gear, and we are on the look-out for inspiration from Chefs, producers and places to eat out. Don’t forget – a good evening’s not only […]

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