Strawberry cider


  • Serves: 6
  • Preparation time:
  • Cooking time: 1 hour
A jug of refreshing cider © National Trust books

A jug of refreshing cider


  • 500g (about 1lb) strawberries
  • 2 tablespoons caster sugar
  • juice of 1 orange
  • 500ml (about 1 pint) sweet cider, chilled
  • ice


Crush the strawberries lightly. Place in a large bowl or jug.
Scatter over the sugar and squeeze in the juice of the
orange. Leave to macerate for an hour. Fill up with cider,
add some ice and serve.

Taken from The National Trust Farmhouse Cookbook by Laura Mason (2009)