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Derby is well known for being the real ale capital of England with its flourishing pub scene, micro-breweries, festivals and even for having a BEER KING, but if your palate is more gin, whisky, wine, cider or cocktail sensitive, you won’t be disappointed.  Derby has a superb selection to make the city one of the most Alco Tourism friendly places to visit, so read on and get ready to raise your glasses in celebration of what Derby has to offer for your trip.  Just pick ‘n mix to create your tailor-made tipple trip!

The Best Ale Houses in England

Derby is described as the "best place to sample real-ale in the world" by Lonely Planet. Come and sample the local drinks in our q... read more

White Peak Distillery

White Peak Distillery

Breweries & Distilleries

Where to find us

White Peak Distillery, located in Ambergate on the banks of the River Derwent and the edge of the ancient woodland of Shining Cliff, is the ... read more

Gincident Derby

Gincident hit Nottingham City Centre in 2017 and it's recently opened in Derby... Over 150 gins! Are you ready?... read more

Rowley's Gin Bar & Wine Cellar

Welcome to Rowley's - Derby's first gin bar and wine cellar.... read more

The Brooklyn Social

Ideally located in the heart of Derby’s independent quarter, The Brooklyn Social breathes new life into a beautiful three story buildi... read more

the Orange tree

The perfect gin hideaway. Tucked away on George Street with the lantern leading the way, the Orange tree boasts an ever growing selection of... read more

Suds & Soda

Suds & Soda

Award Winners, Bars

Where to find us

Craft Beer Shop and Tasting Room.... read more