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At Great Food Club we think local is best, and we love the idea of breweries which are inspired by their local geography and community, brewing beers that are often linked to local stories. On the map above and listed below are the craft breweries that share this ethos and who we recommend (so far), and many are running exclusive GFC member offers…

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  • Bowler’s Brewery

    An independent craft brewery set up by two friends and based in The Deepings on the Lincolnshire/Cambridgeshire border…

  • Braybrooke Beer Co.

    Braybrooke Beer Co. near Market Harborough is a specialist lager brewer, named GFC’s Drink Producer of the Year 2020/21…

  • Brewster’s Brewery

    Brewster’s is a Grantham brewery founded by former British Brewer of the Year Sara Barton, who makes a fabulous range of innovative beers…

  • Charnwood Brewery

    Charnwood Brewery is a family-run brewery in Loughborough (husband, wife, children and dog!) with a passion for top quality, locally brewed beer…

  • Dancing Duck Brewery

    Dancing Duck Brewery of Derby was founded by Rachel Matthews in 2011 and brews some excellent beers. Two of our favourites are Ay Up and Abduction…

  • Derby Brewing Company

    The rise of Derby Brewing Company is a success story that should bring a rosy glow of pride to the cheeks of all beer and pub lovers…

  • Digfield Ales

    Digfield Ales first started brewing in 2005 and now has a steady range to please the most discerning real ale fans…

  • Elgood & Sons Brewery

    Elgood’s is a family-run brewery in Wisbech on the bank of the River Nene. Ale has been brewed here since 1795, making it one of the oldest breweries in Britain…

  • Everards Beer Hall & Shop

    Everards’ latest venture is a destination in itself and you could easily spend the whole day here – eating, drinking, and enjoying 70 acres of green space…

  • Framework Brewery

    Framework Brewery brew a large selection of excellent beers from their brewhouse in Leicester’s industrial heartland…

  • Grainstore Brewery Tap

    Upstairs is an award-winning brewery, downstairs is a traditional pub serving at least 10 magnificent beers. You can smell the hops. UK Own Brew Pub of the Year in the Good Pub Guide 2014…

  • Lenton Lane Brewery

    One of Lenton Lane’s ales was recently crowned Champion Beer of Nottingham 2020. Fancy trying it?…

  • Magpie Brewery

    Magpie Brewery of Nottingham is a green-energy-powered microbrewery. It brews traditional British ales and hop-forward craft ales…

  • Mount St Bernard Abbey Brewery

    Tynt Meadow is a rich, full-bodied, mahogany-colour beer that has a complex taste of dark chocolate, fruit and liquorice with an abv of 7.40%…

  • Nene Valley Brewery Tap and Kitchen

    An excellent restaurant and bar owned and operated by Oundle’s Nene Valley Brewery…

  • Papworth Brewery

    Papworth Brewery of Huntingdon was founded by two beer-loving scientists. Their philosophy – it’s all about the beer – feeds their ambition to brew delicious ales…

  • Pheasantry Brewery

    An award-winning microbrewery with an attached café-restaurant available to hire, located on a family farm…

  • Phipps Albion Brewery Bar

    Phipps Albion Brewery Bar is a special place. It’s like a holy church of brewing – but one where you can enjoy superb beers and honest, home-cooked food…

  • Round Corner Brewing

    Located in the heart of Melton Mowbray’s agricultural market, Round Corner Brewing comprises a state-of-the-art 2,000-litre brew-kit, plus a superb taproom…

  • The Pomfret Arms

    For those who like their beer to be the real deal, The Pomfret Arms with its own microbrewery is the place for you…

  • Three Hills Brewery

    This unique brewery in Woodford, Northamptonshire, breaks the rules of brewing by producing exceptional ales and lagers to ever-changing recipes…

  • Welbeck Abbey Brewery

    A brewer of high quality traditional cask ales with its own bar located on site and offering regular brewery tours…

  • Zest Brewery

    Zest is a family-run Lincolnshire brewery that makes a fabulous range of beers, from zesty blondes to dark, smooth stouts…