Tom's perry pears include some wonderful names - Yellow Huffcap
, Harleys Gum, Judge Amphlett, Bartestree Squash - and he is on a constant search for locally grown vintage fruits in cider's famous three counties of Herefordshire, Worcestershire and Gloucestershire.
There are 11 varieties of Welsh perry pear, including Welsh Gin and Little Cross Huffcap
, but again more are being discovered;
5 Which popular Elizabethan alcoholic drink was frequently adulterated (illegally) with resin and salt so that it would keep better, and was known by such names as: the Mad Dog, Huffcap
, Father Whoresonne and Dragons' Milk.