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Cider & Perry Academy

Special 4 Star  Production & Process Development Services


Online Video Sessions 

Commencing in August 2020 and subject to specific requests, we can host (using Cisco Webex) one-to-one or small group on-line video seminars and ‘virtual’ meetings. These can take the form of simple Q&A consultations through to more formal presentation-led seminars on a wide range of introductory or advanced cider production topics of specific interest. Sessions can be provided on a one-off basis or scheduled to run as a series on a number of different dates and/or times. Please contact us if you are interested in this service.

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Business Planning & Development

Over many years, Peter has provided consultancy support and advice to numerous new & growing businesses across the world. Such work includes:

  • Initial business scoping & planning.
  • Facility & plant layout and equipment selection & use.
  • Development of processes, procedures, specifications, product recipes, QA & QC systems and record keeping

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Ongoing Consultancy Support

Further to the above, the following is also undertaken:

  • Trouble-shooting, sensory evaluations and auditing.
  • NPD and process reviews & improvements.
  • Staff training and other ongoing advice as required.

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New Product & Process Development

In addition to work being undertaken on-site at a client’s location, in the UK Mitchell F&D Limited has a comprehensive range of pilot-scale and laboratory equipment available for R&D and trial work as follows:

  • Juice production equipment
  • A set of three 100 litre fully controllable stainless-steel fermenters for fully managed & monitored trial work & process development.
  • Laboratory-scale blending, filtration, carbonation, packaging & pasteurisation.
  • Monitoring and laboratory analysis including %ABV, SG, CO2, acidity & pH, SO2, spectrophotometer-based assay kits (e.g. for fermentable sugars, organic nitrogen, organic acids etc) & colour.

Additional scale-up work can also be undertaken in conjunction with Hartpury Process Limited. Their own process equipment includes:

  • Fruit processing and juicing up to a rate of at least 1,250 litres per day.
  • Two 1000 litre stainless steel temperature controlled fermenters.
  • Filtration, bottling & pasteurisation of still product.

Facilities can be accessed on a supervised self-help or fully contracted basis.

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