The Drinking Hour podcast: Fine cider with Nick Showering

In episode 109 of The Drinking Hour, David Kermode talks to Nick Showering about fine cider, its similarities with wine and its growing presence in the UK's best restaurants

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Blending vintages allows Showerings to achieve the desired balance and flavour profile of its fine cider

David Kermode is joined by Nick Showering to talk fine cider and its parallels with wine. Nick is the brand manager for the family business, Showerings, which has produced a fine cider blended from three vintages. The conversation includes a discussion of cider’s similarities with wine and its potential as an alternative. Nick also explains how Showerings cider is made, its special characteristics and which dishes it matches with best.

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