Winners announced in International Cider Challenge 2016
There were also trophies for Northern Ireland producer Kilmegan for Kilmegan Real, French producer Cidre Le Brun for Reflet de France Brut, Healeys Cornish Brandy Reserve and Cider Brothers William Tell Hard Apple Cider With Strawberry.
In addition to the eight trophies, the nine-strong panel – comprised of buyers, award-winning independent retailers, cider experts, journalists and cider makers – awarded 19 gold medals, 44 silvers and 65 bronzes.
There was praise for the consistent quality of entries across the board in the competition which is now in it seventh year.
Entries this year came from the UK, Ireland, France, Australia, Canada, Croatia, Denmark, Japan, Spain, South Africa, New Zealand and the US.Read more at Off Licence News UK