SIDRAS AND CIDERS/ Sidras y ciders

Ciders and “sidras” are a trend in Spain: 97 million litres were consumed in 2019, which means an increase of 4.25% since the previous year and 9% since 2017. And it has not decreased. As world’s thirst for cider continues growing, major beer companies, such as Heineken, Carlsberg, Stella Artois, Mahou San Miguel and Estrella…

CIDER IN GIJON, SEEN FROM ABROAD/ La sidra en Gijón, vista desde afuera

Barcelona10, a website focused on Russian tourists in Spain through Catalonia, has promoted Gijon as a wonderful destination with loads of sightseeings and activities to enjoy, including, of course, cider. Considering that for thousands of tourists Spain is Barcelona, Madrid and the Canary Islands, they encourage us to look beyond and discover many more unforgettable…

CIDER WORLD 2020

The Cider World’20 Frankfurt Cider Fair will be held virtually this year due to the COVID-19 restrictions, so all exhibitors will present themselves and their products online from 13th to 30th August. The awards ceremony was broadcasted this month from the Astor Film Lounge, where the best ciders were awarded in five categories. Asturian Eduardo…

Welcome to my new cider blog!/ ¡Bienvenido a mi nuevo blog sidrero!

You may wonder what kind of name CIDERAYALGA is. Ayalga means “treasure” in the Asturian language, as well as the “fairy guardian of the forest treasures”. So that’s what I want to be: a ranger of one of the greatest treasures in Asturias: CIDER! Hope you enjoy my blog and don’t forget to subscribe! Special…