About Hillside Brewery in the Forest of Dean
A unique experience to visit an artisan brewery in a stunning location.
Hillside Brewery is a small family run business situated on a stunning 40 acre farm with beautiful views right across the Cotswold escarpment.
Over the last 18 months the site has been completely renovated and expanded. It now boasts all the latest brewing technology to ensure quality and consistency but is still based on traditional methods. Everything is done by hand on site using the extensive skills of the master brewers.
Using the finest local ingredients and from around the world they want to challenge the perception of what can be achieved with beer. It’s definitely worth dropping in to experience and share their passion for beer.
Hillside Brewery produces a wide range of legendary real ales all of which can be enjoyed looking over the beautiful views as you relax in the wonderful surroundings. Hillside Brewery has a new visitor centre and provides a variety of experiences including:
- Visit Hillside Brewery to pick up some wonderful real ales at great prices and perhaps enjoy a tipple in the wooden seating pods on the patio as you look out over the stunning scenery and spot the many forms of wild life that visit the area.
- Enjoy a Hillside Brewery Tour (lasting about 1.5 hours) getting a real introduction into how the different ingredients used in beer, find out how the beer is made, look round all the production facilities and perhaps most important the opportunity to taste a wide range of their great beers.
- For the beer enthusiast, there is the opportunity to book a brewing experience day when you can have a full, hands on experience and training of how beer is made with their head brewer. Of course, you can also enjoy the fruits of your labour with a full tasting session and a locally sourced breakfast and lunch. A great fun and informative day with plenty included.
- Book one of the Hillside Brewery barns for a party and enjoy a tailor-made experience when Hillside Brewery can organise something specific to your requirements including food.
Hillside Brewery has gained an enviable reputation for the quality of its beers and its welcome. It is run by a very friendly team who are always pleased to share their passion for beer. Please give Hillside Brewery call to discuss your requirements.
For more details please have a browse on the Hillside Brewery website www.hillsidebrewery.com and like Hillside Brewery's Facebook page: www.facebook.com/hillsidebrewery and Twitter page: @Hillsidebrewery