Healeys Experiences

Healeys Experiences

Take your love of Cyders & Spirits to the next level with one of our new experiences

 

Amble down through the orchards on a Vintage Tractor Ride. Learn the art of combining and blending botanicals to make Gin. Become an honouree Cornish Cydermaster and much more!

Experiences at Healeys Cornish Cyder Farm are brand new for 2020 and offer cyder & spirit lovers the opportunity to learn how we go from pip to pour across our range of famous cyders and the latest range of Rattler Spirits, especially Rattler Gin!

All experiences are held in socially distanced and covid-secure sessions, which provides all guests with a safe and more intimate environment.

Experiences are available to book in both the members and the non-member area of our booking platform. So, if you don't already have an annual pass, you can book an annual-pass + experience bundle.

Full Healeys Experience

Full Healeys Experience

New for 2020! From pip to pour, enjoy a more intimate and in-depth Healeys Cyder Experience at Cornwall’s oldest cyder farm. 

As well as everything included with your general admission, you'll be invited to unearth the full Healeys story and learn more about cyder making & tasting!

The Full Healeys Experience includes:

  • A 15-minute vintage tractor ride through our 20-acre Cornish orchards on an audio tour.
  • In your small groups/bubbles, and with a Cydermaster as your guide, you'll ascend our famous Healeys giant cyder vat! Here, you'll discover more about modern-day cyder making. With exclusive headsets on the viewing platform, get detailed information about our blends, cyder vats and see first-hand how our cyder makes it way through our state-of-the-art bottling & kegging lines with question and answers along the way.
  • You will then venture through the farm to the press house and see our impressive cyder vats, before heading down to where are our brand new self-serve bar installation now sits in the Rattler Bar!
  • Here you’ll take a seat in the Rattler Bar to learn the art of cyder tasting: understanding acidity, sweetness, and tannins whilst unearthing Healeys’ secret apple blends. Become an honouree Cornish Cydermaster, learning how to truly taste our three most popular cyder blends whilst discovering the techniques of their creation. Following the experience, take this new knowledge to our sample bars to enjoy the full Healeys cyder range!
  • Top off this delicious experience with a FREE pint of Rattler or a soft drink for each guest.

During the tasting part of this experience, children will be offered the opportunity to enjoy their own juice blending experiment and will also be given their own juice label to design and stick on to their very own bottle of juice to take home with them.

All experiences require an annual pass entry to the farm. Annual passes + Experience bundles are available through the non-member's area.

Annual passes include self-guided tours of the Cyder Museum, Distillery and Cellars, plus access to the Farm Shop, Restaurant, Rattler Bar with Self-Serve wall, Farm Animals, and plenty of free samples including cyder, juices, jams, and chutneys.

You may arrive up to 30 minutes before your pre-booked experience session.

Non-members >> please book here.

Members >> please book here.

Cyder Sensory Experience

Cyder Sensory Experience

New for 2020! From pip to pour, enjoy a more intimate and in-depth cyder tasting experience with 2 separate groups of up to 6 people at Cornwall’s oldest cyder farm. 

Starting with our amazing apples, you’ll take a 15-minute vintage tractor ride through our orchards with an audio tour. With a cydermaster as your guide, you will then venture through the farm to the press house and see our impressive cyder vats, before heading down to where are our brand new self-serve bar installation now sits in the Rattler Bar. 

Here you’ll take a seat in the Rattler Bar to learn the art of cyder tasting: understanding acidity, sweetness, and tannins whilst unearthing Healeys’ secret apple blends. Become an honouree Cornish Cydermaster, learning how to truly taste our three most popular cyder blends whilst discovering the techniques of their creation. Following the experience, take this new knowledge to our sample bars to enjoy the full Healeys cyder range

All experiences require an annual pass entry to the farm. Annual passes + Experience bundles are available.

Non-members >> please book here.

Members >> please book here.

Gin Tasting Experience

Gin Tasting Experience

New for 2020! Discover more about Cornwall's oldest distillery and learn the magic and craft behind true Cornish Gin, Brandy & Whiskey making.

As many of you will already know, Rattler spirits aren't your run of the mill tipple, made the Cornish way and with extra Healeys know-how, which means every single spirit is created, distilled, and blended from our famous cyder as it's base, right here at the Farm!

During your experience, you'll learn how we go from pip to pour, starting from our apple press and convening in the cellars! When you reach the cellars, you'll be invited to take a seat at the secret cellar bar & sample all 5 Premium Rattler Gins, including the brand new Pineapple Gin & Peach Gin. Here you'll put your senses to the test, discovering the various components and botanicals used to produce gin, whilst understanding how to truly appreciate them.

As an added bonus, you'll also be able to sample our Rattler Brandy and then enjoy a cocktail of your choice, with your favourite spirit as the main ingredient!

All experiences require an annual pass entry to the farm. Annual passes + Experience bundles are available.

Non-members >> please book here.

Members >> please book here.

Vintage Tractor Tour

Vintage Tractor Tour

Amble down the valley to the leafy orchards that lie beneath the farm and take a Tractor Ride tour on Big Bertha, our 1950s Fordson Major tractor.

An audio tour sure to put a smile on the faces of children and adults alike.

Once you have been safely dropped off back at the farm entrance, you'll be invited to unlock the secrets of the Cyder Farm with a self-guided tour of our Cider Museum, Distillery, and our Cellars.

Your Entry Pass + Tractor Ride ticket includes:

  • 12-month unlimited access to the farm, valid from your first visit
  • A tractor ride through our orchards
  • Access to our Cyder Museum, Production Facility, Apple Press House, Distillery, and Cellars on a self-guided tour
  • Free tastings including cyder, wine, juices, jams, and chutneys
  • Access to the Farm Shop and Spirit Counter
  • Meet our friendly farm animals
  • Enjoy The Old Bottlery Restaurant serving Cornish Cream Teas and homemade meals.

Tractor Ride duration approximately: 15 minutes

All experiences require an annual pass entry to the farm. Annual passes + Experience bundles are available through the non-member's area.

Non-members >> please book here.

Members >> please book here.

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