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Symonds Cider & English Wine Co. was founded in 1727 in Stoke Lacy and had remained in family ownership until 1984 when it was taken over by Greenall & Whitley it was later sold to Bulmers in 1989.
Some of the Brewery's Range
Scrumpy Jack- Their most popular brand
Old Hazy -
1727 - Named after the year they were founded.
Symonds Cider Founders Reserve - Brewed by Bulmers Cider (Heineken UK) in Hereford, England and launched by Heritage Brands (part of Scottish & Newcastle) in August 2009.
Over the years the brand identity is updated and re-launched with subtle changes, a change of Logo or a new font.
Sometimes this brand update is done by the new owners after a brewery has been sold, other times just to give the brand a fresh new look on the ever growing market.
Below are some notes to help identify some of these changes and an aid to reference the year of the glass.