The wait is over, beer enthusiasts can now book a behind the scenes tour of Everards fantastic new brewery!
We are delighted to hear that Everards of Leicestershire have now opened bookings for their new brewery tour, with tours starting on the 21st October.
Independent and family-owned Everards has been brewing beer since 1849 and are well known across Leicestershire and beyond for their popular, Tiger ale which is the official ale of the Leicester Tigers, and was first brewed in 1972.
Since closing their Castle Acres Brewery, Everards have been working towards creating their fantastic new state-of-the-art brewery at Everards Meadow, across the road from their old brewery site.
Their incredible new brewery, which opened in July features a spacious and contemporary beer hall, a bar lined with a fantastic selection of beers, including an innovate range of limited-edition beers, brewed onsite at their smaller pilot brewery. It also features a shop where you can stock up on all your Everards favourite beers, gifts and more.
Brewery tours will run Thursday to Sunday and will last approximately an hour and a half and will take a look behind the scenes from conception to fruition, you will learn about Everards rich brewing heritage, the ingredients they select and the Everards family. Once you have seen the whole brewing process, including the smaller Pilot Brewery, you will enjoy some sampling at the end of the tour!