Traditional spirits from fruit, perry and cider distilled with modern finesse on a farm in Gloucestershire.
Hunts Court Farm – with its magnificent Perry pear trees - became home to the Martells in 1972. Charles Martell was so impressed by the pear trees, that he started wondering about older varieties which were dying out, which prompted him to graft and re-plant some of the more ancient ones.
A little while later, the provenance of a 17th century building on the farm came to light as an old ‘distilling house’ in use up until 1810. With a fine sense of timing Charles re-opened the old distillery in 2010 - distilling the farms fermented fruit, cider and perry. Just like it would have been done 200 years ago albeit the highly engineered wood-fired copper pot still produces a much more sophisticated drink than in the old days.
We don't despatch cheese on Thursdays and Fridays, as it isn't good for the cheese to sit in a warm sorting office for the weekend, (nor the sorting office!).
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