First investment of the year!

Just placed an order for two 30ltr barrels, one chestnut (should sweeten the cider) and one oak (should oak-age the cider) which will be used post fermentation (and probably after a double racking) to enhance the flavour of some of this years Sider.

Maidenhead Beer Festival

Woodley Sider will be available at the Maidenhead Beer Festival on the 18th – 20th July, check out for more details 🙂

What’s available:
Woodley Wobbler @ 6.0%
Six Point Three @ 6.3%
18 @ 5.4%

Pop along to support local beer and cider producers plus enjoy some of the entertainment they have lined up!

Woodley Sider @ Sherfest!

Woodley Sider will be available at this years Sherfest! a local community event taking place at:

Sherfield Park Community Centre on Saturday 5th July from 12-9pm.

If you’re at a loose end pop along and support the event, they’ve some great entertainment taking place over the course of the afternoon/evening.

Check out the flyer below (click for larger image)


You’ll find the following Siders available for consumption:

Woodfinch Sider @ 5.8%

Summer Fruits 2013 @ 6.6%

Duck Fog Strudel @ 7.8%

Reading Beer & Cider Festival

Woodley Sider will be at the Reading Beer & Cider Festival this weekend (1st – 4th May) so get yourself down there and try some Siders!

There will be 4 Siders on offer at various points over the weekend. See previous posts for details.

2013 – Completed…. At last!

The remaining 5 bins and 3 demi-johns have been boxed/bottled today marking the end of the 2013 production.

It has got to be said that it has been epic!

Just some labelling to do now.

Seriously need to shift some of it now, any beer & cider festivals out there that might be interested in some Woodley Sider then drop me an email.