BEERS AND BREWING
The soils and climate of North Norfolk create the perfect environment for malting barley and this means only one thing - fantastic ales and spirits.
Micro breweries are on the increase as are the many beer festivals celebrating our rich offering.
Whether you're picking up some drinks at a local farm shop or relaxing in one of our pubs over a pint, make sure it's a local brew you're sipping.
Jo C's Norfolk Ale - West Barsham, Nr Fakenham
Jo C’s holds brewery tours by appointment for groups of 10 people and more (over 18s only) – near Fakenham NR21 9NP
Tours includes an explanation of the brewing process, include a walk-through tour of the premises, the opportunity to learn about the ingredients which give the beers their unique flavour and the chance to taste all three of the award winning ales – Norfolk Kiwi, Bitter Old Bustard and Knot Just Another IPA. Tours last approximately 90 minutes.
Woodforde's Norfolk Ales - Nr Norwich
Join a tour of Woodforde’s Brewery - NR13 6SW - on the edges of The Broads and discover the local ingredients that make Woodforde’s beer taste so great.
Swot up on the history of the farmhouse brewery, discover fascinating details about the brewing process and taste various award-winning beers including Nelson's Revenge, Norfolk Nog, Once Bittern and Bure Gold.
The beer is made with special ingredients including ancient water from beneath the brewery, Norfolk Barley and an array of hops which give it a wonderful flavour and aroma.