Tag: cider

Apples prevent sleep

From apples to bottled juice… An account of a morning in the life of Nicola Harrington and her family as they take their recently harvested apples to the local pressing plant to have them bottled. Do they choose apple juice or cider? Or perhaps some of each? Is the moon in the right phase for cider making?

Find out what Nicola produces from her 10,800 apples…

Apples, apples and yet more

By 8.30 it had stopped raining and I was on my way to an orchard with the trailer bumping quite happily behind me.
I was the first to arrive (thankfully), so I managed to get the turn round (by driving five miles past the orchard and finding a huge junction large enough for me and my trailer to do a