Dartmoor Brewery

Dartmoor IPA supporting Dartmoor Rescue Group

Posted by Mike C in Dec 2017

Fans of our fabulous craft brew Dartmoor IPA have helped us to support the life-saving work of the Dartmoor Rescue Group.

Over the course of the year, every pint of Dartmoor IPA enjoyed at a Dartmoor pub has included a donation to the Dartmoor Rescue Group, and Brewery MD Richard Smith recently had the pleasure of handing over a cheque for £3600 to Alec Collyer, Chairman of the Ashburton brand of the DRG.

The Dartmoor Rescue Group consists of four teams of volunteers to cover the 365 square miles of Dartmoor and beyond.  The teams provide a search and rescue service...

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Online shop open for business!

Posted by Mike C in Dec 2017

Our new online shop has been launched in response to demand from craft ale fans across the country, who have discovered Dartmoor Brewery ales as the Devon brewery increasingly markets its craft ales to a national audience.

Dartmoor Brewery branded gifts, clothing and merchandise head up the product list, with the famous Jail Ale brand featuring on many of the products.

Richard Smith, Managing Director of Dartmoor Brewery, commented:  “Our ales have always had a strong following in the South West, and we are now extending our coverage outside the region where the appeal of craft ales is just...

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Whitehill Beer Festival

Posted by Mike C in Oct 2017

Festival season isn't over yet!  Head down to Paignton for the rather splendid Whitehill Beer Festival, 20th to 22nd October, for great beers, hearty food, live music and family fun.

Head to the Hayloft Bar at Whitehill Country Park, where you'll find a tempting line-up of Devon's finest ales, including our own Jail Ale and Legend (which are always on tap at Whitehill).  There'll be a few ciders to try too, and some tantalising local gins.

The Whitehill Beer Festival is very much a family event, and there'll be a range of activities and crafts to occupy the youngsters.

When hunger strikes, head for the...

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Rise and Shine showcasing Dartmoor Brewery

Posted by Mike C in Oct 2017

The good folk at Rise & Shine - the South West's daily hospitality news bulletin - have given Dartmoor Brewery a bit of attention with their latest Brewery Focus feature.  We thought it was worth sharing.....


Who makes it?
We are situated in Princetown, in the heart of the Dartmoor National Park and surrounded by breathtaking countryside. Being 1465ft above sea level makes us the highest brewery in the British Isles. The brewery was started in 1994 and soon outgrew its original home so, in 2006, the brewery moved to its current location, occupying the site of...

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Free Socks for Cask Ale Week!

Posted by Mike C in Sep 2017

It's Cask Ale Week, 21st September to 1st October 2017, and we're giving away a stylish additional to your wardrobe in tribute.

Cask Ale Week is an opportunity to celebrate everything that's great about Britain's National Drink by visiting pubs for beer and food matching, pub quizzes, meet the brewers, beer festivals and much more. The perfect excuse, if one were needed, to brush up on your knowledge of fine craft ales from Dartmoor Brewery.

And if you pop along to the Dartmoor Brewery Shop during Cask Ale Week, we'll give you a pair of our highly sought after Jail Ale socks...

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