Simon Reed

Simon is one of the founders of the critically acclaimed Rough Old Wife Cidery in Kent.

Having trained as a geologist and with experience in the oil industry and as a marketing director, Simon made a career change when a friend wanted to find a use for store rejected apples.

5 years after the Rough Old Wife Cidery opened they are now producing an award winning, chemical free cider.

Simon is a champion of real cider and assists the Campaign for Real Ale with policy and marketing issues, alongside making regular appearances in the media as a recognised cider expert.

Simon Reed's Courses

Introduction to Cider Making

Courses starting from £165.00

Discover the traditional art of making your own cider and perry on this one-day course. This introductory course is designed for people with an interest in making real cider and perry at home and tho...

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