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New look Ashridge

| November 6, 2014

We hope you like our dramatic new look – courtesy of Buddy Creative. We’ve been working on this over the summer and now you will start to see it on the shelves. We have approached this in a  symbolic way, creating miniature works of modern art using abstract fruit shapes to differentiate flavour and variant. Buddy pushed us […]

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3 star Gold again this year

| September 4, 2014

We’re thrilled to be mastering the art of fine drinks! Another 3 star Great Taste Award this year for our Sparkling Vintage Cider. And 4 Golds from Taste of the West too!  

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Come and see us at the Speciality and Fine Food Fair

| September 4, 2014

Get a sneak preview of our new look Ashridge at the Speciality and Fine Food Fair in Olympia, London. Lovely new design by Buddy Creative. We think you’ll love it…….and the drinks too!

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Sparkling Ciders back – order online

| May 22, 2014

Our Sparkling Ciders are in stock and ready to go again. Thanks for your patience everyone.  We started off with a ‘pop’ at Exeter Festival of Food and Drink and it’s already been reserved for several weddings this summer. And, the best bit is, that it’s even better than ever. We were really, really pleased  when […]

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4 Golds, 2 Silvers and a Bronze for Ashridge – Taste of the West Awards 2014

| April 30, 2014

We are thrilled to have been awarded some more Gold Awards for this year’s entries into the Taste of the West competition. We got an award for every entry this year. Golds for both our Sparkling Ciders – Vintage and Devon Blush. Golds for both our Organic Ciders - Vintage and Devon Blush again. And Silver for our […]

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Exeter Festival of South West Food and Drink – We were there……..

| April 22, 2014

We were there!

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Delis, farm shops, cafes, restaurants, pubs – Cheltenham

| February 11, 2014

We’re bringing our ciders and organic soft drinks to Cheltenham for the first time. Come and see us at the Food & Drink Trade Show, Cheltenham 24 – 25 February 2014 Organic Ciders – Vintage and Devon Blush Organic Sparkling Soft Drinks – Elderflower, Lemonade, Apple, Apple and Elderflower and Blackberry and Apple Blush. Ginger […]

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Long apple harvest

| January 22, 2014

After a long harvest, day after day of pressing and a busy Christmas, we’re enjoying a bit of a quiet time and are gathering our thoughts and making plans for this year. The sheep are back in the orchards, eating the remains of the apples. The rain came at the right time – just when […]

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‘Sorry, Champagne, but cider is the original Fizz’ says Henry Jeffreys from the Spectator

| September 25, 2013

‘The techniques that create Champagne were born in the forgotten cider boom of the 17th century’ Read Henry Jeffrey’s interesting article here.  See what he has to say about Ashridge Sparkling Vintage too. Not bad eh? ‘Last week I tried a superb bottle-fermented Devon cider called Ashridge Sparkling Vintage. It was a very elegant West […]

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★★★ Gold and Top 50 Foods listing! Organic Devon Blush Cider

| August 9, 2013

We are really, really pleased to have been awarded a 3 Star Gold  Great Taste Award for our Devon Blush Organic Cider. As well as 4 more 1 Star Golds for our other bottled and sparkling ciders and our sparkling organic Apple Juice. 5 Golds in all. ★★★ EXQUISITE. WOW! TASTE THAT ★★ OUTSTANDING ★ […]

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