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Somerset Cider Brandy Company, Somerset

Stroll through the beautiful apple orchards of Somerset Cider Brandy Company near Burrow Hill and savour some of the best spirits and liqueurs Somerset has to offer.

Set in 180 acres of stunning Somerset countryside lays Somerset Cider Brandy Company and Burrow Hill Cider. This breathtakingly beautiful farm, filled with gorgeous cider apple orchards, has been pressing cider for over 200 years. Throughout the year, this spectacular site is bursting with delights from a sea of tress blossoming in May to the forty varieties of vintage cider apples harvested in autumn. Nestled by Burrow Hill, visitors can walk to the top of the hill and make the most of the incredible views of the orchards and the scenery over the Somerset Levels.

Open to the public 9am to 5pm every day expect Sunday, one can arrange an hour and a half tour of this charming farm which includes sampling a variety of drinks. The educational tour of this rustic yet thriving centuries-old cider farm will show you how this talented operation works, whilst meeting the passionate people behind the whole business. You are welcome to take a stroll around the orchards which are laden with apples in the autumn or to visit the distillery where in February to April you can see two stills trickling out clear apple eau-de-vie to be locked away in oak casks. One can also visit the cider house shop and the barrel bond, where the sampling of the cider and brandy delicacies take place.

Somerset Cider Brandy Company are also incredibly environment friendly; never using pesticide, using sheep as mowers, building bee hotels and planting bee-friendly foods around the orchard. With every bottle being able to be traced back to its source, its lovely location and stunning scenery and some of the best spirits and liquors that will ever pass your lips – why not give pay it a visit while you're in Somerset? 

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Website | The Somerset Cider Brandy Company, Pass Vale Farm, Burrow Hill, Kingsbury Episcopi, Martock, Somerset | 01460 240782 

 

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