Wadworth Brewery Tour

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Technical Visit
19 October 2013 09:50 - 16:00
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Description

Founded in 1875, Wadworth & Co Ltd of Devizes, boasts an enviable tradition in the brewing of fine beers. It is still run as a family business. Many of the original brewing techniques and closely guarded recipes are still employed today.

The Wadworth Brewery Experience lasts approximately two and a half hours. The journey begins with a steep climb to the top of the Victorian tower and follows the gravitational brewing process down through 4 floors. In complete contrast the next stop is the 21st century Copper house to see how technology has developed, and then a short walk to visit Devizes' most famous residents, the brewery’s working Shire horses*. Next we take a look around the in-house sign writing studio where all the signs for Wadworth’s 260 pubs are hand painted in the traditional way. A visit to the on-site Cooperage* before a tutored beer tasting session of our hand crafted ales. (* subject to availability)

• The Wadworth brewery tour contains steep stairs, uneven & wet floors, low ceilings and may prove difficult for some visitors.
• The brewery tour is unsuitable for wheelchairs and sensible clothing and footwear is recommended.
• Soft drinks are available if preferred and for visitors under the age of 18.
• Due to Health and Safety enforcements children under the age of 12 are not permitted on the brewery tour.
• Wadworth is a working brewery and restrictions may be in force on some occasions.

Address

Wadworth Brewery Visitors Centre
New Park Street
Devizes, Wiltshire
SN10 1JW
United Kingdom

Contact Details

Kit Phillips
United Kingdom
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