top of page

Sam and Beccy of Wilding Cider grow organic vegetables and make cider near Chew Magna in Somerset. All fruit comes from unsprayed and unfertilised traditional orchards. Naturally, only wild yeasts are used, with no filtering and no additives whatsoever.


This is a single orchard blend from a very special old orchard (at least 150 years) with several generations of trees. Cold racked following the Rural Method to retain sweetness and sparkle - a non-interventionist version of keeving - this is easy going and lovely to drink on it's own. 2021 was an exceptional year for apple quality but gave just a small crop in the Ditcheat Hill orchard. The blend was adjusted for this and has seen the introduction of Dove and Harry Masters Jersey alongside Yarlington Mill, Ashton Brown Jersey, Browns and Sweet Coppin. The mild winter of 21/22 resulted in a drier cider than usual, still sweet but just revealing a little more of the special terroir in this beautiful orchard. A small harvest, around half as much as previous vintages was made.


The 2021 vintage is probably our favourite Ditcheat yet!  Balanced sweetness with a lovely tanning that makes for a moreishly satisfying bottle.  

Wilding - Ditcheat Hill 2021

  • Name Ditcheat Hill
    Producer Wilding Cider
    Style Rural method (cold racked) naturally medium-sweet cider
    Country UK
    Region North Somerset
    Vintage 2021
    Varieties Single orchard blend : Yarlington Mill, Ashton Brown Jersey, Browns, Sweet Coppin,  Dove and Harry Masters Jersey
    ABV % 4.5
    SO2 None added
    Production Fermented in stainless steel. Cold racked to retain natural sugars. Natural. Vegan. Unfined. Unfiltered. Unpasteurised.
    Tasting notes Balanced + Generous + Moreish
  • 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 

    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.