Tag Archive for 'James Meller'

Rocquette Cider Company produces Guernsey honey

December 7th, 2012 by Richard Lord

James and Emma Meller were selling a number of new Rocquette Cider Company products at the Christmas Street Party in the Old Quarter of St Peter Port on 6 December 2012 including Guernsey honey. Rocquette Cider’s website states “Rocquette Cider’s Guernsey Honey is a true reflection of our approach to sustainability and to harnessing the […]

Rocquette Cider Company has its most successful apple swap

October 25th, 2012 by Rocquette Cider Company

Rocquette Cider Company, Guernsey’s cider company, based at Les Fauxquets de Haut, Rue des Fauxquets, Castel, has completed the annual apple swap drive and is delighted to report that 2012 is its most successful year yet. The apple swap encouraged local apple tree owners to support the local brand and boost its harvest through the exchange […]

Guernsey apple tree owners can bring their crop to Rocquette Cider Co. in exchange for cash or cider

August 29th, 2012 by Rocquette Cider Company

Rocquette Cider Company has run for the last three years an ‘apple swap’ campaign at harvest time to encourage Guernsey apple tree owners to exchange their crops for either cash or cider as a swap exchange. James Meller, Managing Director and founder of Rocquette Cider Company, said “people from all over Guernsey who have apple […]

Gorgeous Guernsey food and cook book by Tony Leck

December 13th, 2011 by Richard Lord

Tony Leck has a produced a delicious book, Pavilion on a Plate – Fresh Flavours of Guernsey, lavishly illustrated with food and farm photography by Ally Clark. The book encapsulates Guernsey’s food culture with gorgeous recipes and lovely vignettes of island life.

St Andrew’s and Guernsey’s big apple bonanza

October 3rd, 2010 by Richard Lord

James Meller of Rocquette Cider received almost 8000 kgs. of apples from Guernsey residents, who brought them to St. Andrew’s Apple Day in carrier bags or supermarket boxes.  Rocquette Cider paid 13 pence per kilo or paid in cider for good quality apples received.

Floral Guernsey celebrates St Andrew’s Apple Day

September 28th, 2010 by Events

In celebration of St. Andrew’s Apple Day The Guernsey Cider Company which produces Rocquette Cider will be purchasing apples off the public (or swapping apples for cider) between 11 am and 3 pm on Sunday 3rd October in the Blanchelande College Grounds.