Ciders from Stones Cider at the 2018 YBF
Son and Father team Richard and Alan Stone from Shepton Mallet first started making cider in 2009.
Alan had earlier that year published Somerset Cider Handbook in which he had said that cider making was best left to th
After gradually learning the art their back garden shed operation now produces around 2,000 litres of 100% juice cider a year made with cider apples sourced from orchards in the heart of Somerset.
The ciders have won prizes at The Mid Somerset Show, The Sedgemoor Winter Fair (champion cider 3 years running) and a 1st and 2nd for Keeved Cider at the Bath and West Show.e experts – son Richard, then 23, disagreed.
Location : Shepton Mallet
1/2 'n' 1/2 Cider
Stone's 1/2 'n' 1/2 is a traditional cider made from apples from traditional orchards in Mid Somerset. It is lovingly produced in a garden shed in Shepton Mallet. Medium.
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ABV 5.0% Dry
Stone's Dry is a traditional cider made from apples from traditional orchards in Mid Somerset. It is lovingly produced in a garden shed in Shepton Mallet. Dry.
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