Dorset Cider Makers

More than a dozen real cider makers operate in Dorset.

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Cider by Rosie

Cider By Rosie

Winterborne Houghton, Blandford

Awarding winning Dorset farmhouse cider and apple juice. Produced by Rose Grant.

Copse House Cider


At Copse House Cider, have revived over 300 acres of farmland on Kine Bush Farm in Sandley, giving rise to orchards that yield some of the counties’ finest apples and pears.

Cranborne Chase Cider

Cranborne Chase Cider

Minchington, Blandford

Cranborne Chase Cider is based on the Family Farm at Minchington in the heart of the Cranborne Chase. The Meadens have been farming here since 1921 and Bill is the fourth generation. The farm shares close links with local Rushmore Estate which is owned by the Pitt Rivers Family.

Dorset Nectar Artisan Cider

Dorset Nectar Organic Cider

Waytown, Bridport

Producing award-winning artisan ciders, apple juices and vinegars using the finest Dorset grown produce.

Dorset Star Cider

Chalmington, Dorchester

Family-Owned Business producing cider from the cider apples in their our own orchard near Dorchester, using traditional methods, free from additives.

Dorset Sunshine Cider


Dorset Sunshine Cider is a delicious craft cider made from locally sourced apples, using traditional methods.

Isaac Cider

Combe Down, Beaminster

Refreshing cider made with handpicked apples lovingly grown by us at our third generation family cider orchard in Beaminster.

Lulworth Skipper Dorset Cider

Lulworth Skipper


Award Winning Dorset Cider – Cask matured Real Cider made from 100% cider apple juice.

Marshwood Vale Cider "Sunshine in a Glass"

Marshwood Vale Cider


Award winning Dorset Cider as it should be, made from top quality apples collected from Dorset, Somerset and Devon.

Noddy’s Cider

Nether Cerne, Dorchester

Noddy’s Cider started life in 2017/8 from the back garden of Noddy’s terraced house in Weymouth. Now all their cider is hand made from real cider apples from an orchard just 7 miles away from Nether Cerne.

The Purbeck Cider Company

Purbeck Cider


Nestled in the heart of the Purbeck hills in Dorset, they make the finest premium ciders using 100% single pressed British apples from some of Dorset’s long-forgotten traditional trees, including those in their own orchards.

Square & Compass

Worth Matravers, Swanage

A country pub with local beer and cider, live music and a garden, a drop-in for coast path walkers. Award-winning beers and ciders including home pressed cider.

Talbot Harris Cider Co.


Established in 2010, Talbot Harris Cider Co. has been pressing Dorset’s finest apples at Bredy Farm for the last 8 years, now Talbot Harris Cider Co. Cider is formed from a blend of West Dorset’s finest apples from local orchards and is sold exclusively from the Cider shed here at Bredy Farm.

Dorset Temple Cider

Temple Cider


Temple Cider is a small-scale craft cider maker in West Dorset. They create delicious, full-juice cider, in the traditional way, but with an attention to detail that produces very clean-tasting cider.

Twisted Cider

Long Burton, near Sherborne

With up to 16 cider apple varieties on their farm, their Farmhouse Range is made without the use of concentrates and artificial sweeteners making them suitable for Vegans, Vegetarians & Gluten Free.

West Milton Cider Co.

West Milton Cider

West Milton, Bridport

Award winning West Dorset cider makers – home of Lancombe Rising.