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by Blenheim Orange
Sun Jun 22, 2014 6:01 am
Forum: Apples, Cider and Variety and Other Fruit Questions
Topic: can KINGSTON BLACK be used in sweet cider
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Re: can KINGSTON BLACK be used in sweet cider

From my own experience I would doubt it. I have made a wine from it in the past which has been very dry and crisp. The colour was very pale and clear. Speaking to a local cider maker and heritage orchard keeper his view is that this is a juice apple that should be blended with others such as Dabinet...
by Blenheim Orange
Fri Dec 06, 2013 8:18 pm
Forum: Archives
Topic: Ildrod Pigeon
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Ildrod Pigeon

I have seen this growing in Denmark and wondered if anyone grows it in the UK and where I could get a plant or grafting material.