Delegate Profile

James Forbes

Job TitleFounder

Company NameLittle Pomona Orchard & Cidery


Current chair of The Three Counties Cider & Perry Association, James Forbes founded Little Pomona Orchard & Cidery in 2015 with his wife, Susanna. Before cider came along, James had a long career in the wine trade, including senior roles as a buyer and as a marketer with high profile organisations such as Oddbins and Wines of Argentina. Inspired by the fruit available within the Three Counties, James’ goal is to produce fine cider in a wholly natural way, with full respect for the fruit and the amazing orchards in which they are grown. #RethinkCider

Conference Sessions

  • In Cheese we Trust

    01 Jul 2019, 15:30 - 16:15, Chef's Table

    Everyone knows that cider and perry pair well with cheese – think of the Ploughmans for starters – but how do they fare against the more famous wine or beer pai...

    • Language: English