James McCrindle of McCrindle’s Cider is based in the Forest of Dean. James has his own orchard and hand-picks his fruit to press on a traditional twin-screw press.
James is a producer of small batch Ciders and Perry’s and also produces a traditional method, bottle fermented Perry, ‘Loiterpin’. This won James the title of British Champion Perry maker 2014 at the Bath and West this year along with other awards for two different ciders. He also won the Peoples Choice award at The Three Counties Show 2014, with his medium dry cider.