Andy Horton wrote:
| I am most interested in the cider thread, more interested in drinking
| decent cider, not so easy nowadays.
-- A shared interest there, Andy. There's still one or two places this side
of the Ditch where one can buy genuine farm cider (though not as many as
when I was a boy, alas). Don't know any in the East Sussex Weald, though I'm
sure there must be some...
| However, we do not seem to have an OE word for cider?
-- Possibly "beor." What we call beer was, of course, "alu."