Map of every brewery in the Midlands 2012

Published on February 23, 2012

This brewery map is a collaboration between Great Food Magazine and Steve Westby, chairman of Nottingham CAMRA.

Click here to download a high resolution pdf of map, free of charge.

It took several days to create and we hope that it’s a definitive piece of work.

We think it’s brilliant that there’s such a huge number of breweries in the region, and are stunned by the ‘golden triangle’ of ale that can be seen on the map around Nottingham and Derby – surely this area is Britain’s Brewing Capital in terms of number of breweries per square mile?

Yorkshire would appear to be the UK’s number one real ale county – it has around 128 micro-breweries over the four ridings, according to Steve Westby.

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Matt Wright
The author:

Matt lives in Leicestershire. He is passionate about British pubs, slow food and home brewing. He founded Great Food Club (originally as Great Food Magazine) in 2010 after being inspired by local producers near his home town of Melton Mowbray - Britain's 'Rural Capital of Food'.