Martin Berkeley makes cider in Pilton, Somerset. He specialises in the traditional English method of keeving, making naturally sweet, naturally sparkling ciders without added yeasts or sugar. He uses apples from traditional cider orchards in and around Pilton, and ferments slowly in his cool, Victorian cellar.
This is the third edition of Martin's Islay-barrel Plum Wine with keeved cider - and the one he considers his best. Plums were hand picked in summer 2020 with foraging friend Stu from Yonder Brewing and fermented spontaneously, mashing every day for two weeks. The slightly funky plum wine was then matured in islay whisky barrels and blended with sweet keeved cider just before bottling. Expect sharp plum acidity balanced by luscious keeved sweetness, whilst the generous fruit is enhanced by smooth curls of warm smoke.
Pilton - Smokey Plum 2020
Name Smokey Plum 3 Producer Pilton Cider Style Sparkling fruit wine & cider blend Country UK Region Somerset Vintage 2020 Varieties Apples & Plums ABV % 5 SO2 Production Keeved (cider), Barrel-aged (ex-whisky), Natural Fermentation. Filtered. Carbonated.
We consider your satisfaction with our products and service to be of utmost importance. With this in mind if you are dissatisfied with the purchase you have made or the service you have received, please contact us immediately on email@example.com or 01392757893.
In the unlikely event that your product is damaged on arrival or if the wrong product has been delivered to you, please contact us and we will arrange for collection and exchange or reimbursement. We will reimburse you within 14 days from the date you notify us, once the items have been collected, returned to us and inspected.
Unfortunately from time to time wines or ciders may arrive out of condition, usually due to defective closures or any number of possible naturally occurring faults. If you find a bottle where you believe this is the case please contact us immediately.
You may wish to cancel your order for whatever reason after it arrives. In which case you may do so within 7 working days from receiving the order, provided the bottles are unopened, intact and in their original packaging (which must still be in its original condition). Once the goods are collected and inspected, we will reimburse you for the cost of the product minus a surcharge for collection. If you fail to make the goods available for collection within 14 days of cancellation, you will be deemed to have accepted the goods.