10 of the best distilleries, breweries & wineries in Surrey
Experience the best of Surrey's local wine, beer and spirit produce
In recent years, Surrey mainstay wine and beer producers Denbies and The Hogs Back Brewery, who have been putting out consistently great wine and beer have been joined by even newer microbreweries and distilleries like The Silent Pool Distillery and Surrey Hills
So where can Surrey's acclaimed wine, beers and gin be tasted, and what breweries and wine estates can visitors and residents tours? Discover more about Surrey's local tipples with our guide to some producers that deserve to be included in your next visit to Surrey.
- Denbies Wine Estate – near Dorking
Postcode: RH5 6AA
Denbies is England’s largest single estate vineyard and is offers visits year round tours of their indoor winery and vineyard. With knowledgeable guides you will learn how the wine is made followed up by a tasting session.
- Hogs Back Brewery - near Farnham
Postcode: GU10 1DE
Named after the nearby Hog’s Back ridge, this award winning brewery produces English ales, lager and cider. On a tour you learn about the brewing process as well as sampling a generous range of beers in your free Hogs Back pint glass. Tours must be pre-booked to avoid disappointment.
- Silent Pool Distillers – near Guildford
Postcode: GU5 9BW
The Silent Pool Distillers currently produce a range of gins and spirts right in the heart of the beautiful Surrey Hills. A 90 minutes Gin Lovers tour, where you can learn what goes into the gin and why can be booked by phone of through the website.
- Godstone Vineyard – near Godstone
Postcode: RH9 8DQ
Located to the east of Surrey in beautiful farmland, whilst small and compact this vineyard has much to offer. Godstone Wines are grown in modern traditions and produce White, Rose and Sparkling Wine. Opening hours various, so please check before visiting.
- Surrey Hills Brewery – near Dorking
Postcode RH5 6AA
Located on the outskirts of Dorking, the Surrey Hills Brewery produces real ales which are available to taste on a tour or buy to take home. Tours must be booked in advance.
- Albury Vineyard – near Guildford
Postcode: GU5 9BW
Located on the southern slopes of the North Downs, the wines are the traditional Champagne varietals of Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Piot Meunier, as well as osome Seyval and Pinot Gris. In the spring and summer months you can enjoy a tour or tasting day. Find out more from the Albury Vineyard website.
- Tillingbourne Brewery – near Guildford
Postcode: GU5 9TE
The Tillingbourne Brewery opened its doors in November 2011 and is now an award-winning micro-brewery producing some great hand-crafted ales. Real Ales are available to purchase from the Brewery shop – please see website for currently opening times.
- The Crafty Brewing Company – near Dunsfold
Postcode: GU8 4BW
An independent micro-brewery located near Dunsfold in Surrey produces traditional and innovative real ales. For questions and details please contact the Crafty Brewing Company on firstname.lastname@example.org
- Ascot Ales – near Camberley
Postcode GU15 3DX
Established in 2007 this craft brewery produces over 10 different ales. Brewery tours for this award winning craft brewery are only offered by arrangement for a minimum group of 15. Telephone 01276 686696
- Pilgrim Brewery – near Reigate
Postcode: RH2 9BL
The Pilgrim Brewery have been brewing in Surrey since 1982. This local beer is available to buy via the website. www.pilgrim.co.uk