Sip and Savour

Opening hours and purchasing procedures may vary by locations due to the pandemic. Always check with businesses directly before visiting.

Happy Hour

Craft breweries have evolved to become true community meeting places while craft distillers are bringing back an almost lost tradition to the local beverage scene. Experience the best of Guelph Wellington:

Distilleries

Gin, vodka and whiskey are back on the menu and the distilleries are worth a visit!

DIXON’S DISTILLED SPIRITS
Award-winning small batch distillery offering a variety of gin, vodka, moonshine, coolers and spirit infused bbq sauce, mustard and maple syrup. Tours, tasting and space rentals for events.
Guelph | www.dixonsdistilledspirits.com

ELORA DISTILLING CO.
Small batch, grain-to-glass distillery, focusing on local ingredients. Offering gin, vodka, rye, liqueurs, and cordials made with ingredients from their market garden. In house cocktail bar, cocktail classes, tours and space rentals available.
Elora | www.eloradistillingcompany.com

PEPPRELL DISTILLING COMPANY
Locally distilled gin and vodka. Product sales online or via the LCBO only.
Moorefield | www.pepprelldistilling.com

SILVER FOX DISTILLERY
Award-winning distillery offering a wide variety of gin, vodka, moonshine, rye, liqueurs and gift items. The museum-like showroom is worth a visit boasting Doctor Who and other memorabilia. Spirit tastings available and seasonally offering slushies those under age.
Arthur | www.silverfoxdistillery.ca

SPRING MILL DISTILLERY
Discover Guelph's rich distilling history at Spring Mill with roots dating back to the 1800's. Offering gin, vodka, cocktails, and food available at the Ward Bar, tours and events space rental.
Guelph | www.springmilldistillery.com

Cidery and Winery

Take your own picnic or sample wine and cheese at Cox Creek Cellars or sip small-batch ciders in Heartwood Farm’s forest-edge tasting room.

COX CREEK CELLARS
Guelph/Eramosa | www.coxcreekcellars.on.ca

HEARTWOOD FARM AND CIDERY
Erin | www.heartwoodfarm.ca

Craft Breweries

Go for samples, visit the bottle shop and stay for tours, live music and events.

BROTHERS BREWING COMPANY
Guelph | www.brothersbrewingcompany.ca

FIXED BEER BREWING COMPANY
Guelph | www.fixedgearbrewing.com

ELORA BREWING COMPANY
Elora | www.elorabrewingcompany.ca

ROYAL CITY BREWING COMPANY
Guelph | www.royalcitybrew.ca

WELLINGTON BREWERY
Guelph | www.wellingtonbrewery.ca

COUNTY COCKTAILS

Explore the thrilling history of bootlegging, prohibition, temperance, and alcohol production in Wellington County AND get a behind the scenes look at some local distilleries and cideries! Local business partners have created a signature cocktail inspired by the history of each township in Wellington County. Learn to make a signature cocktail inspired by your community, take a peek behind the scenes of our local distilleries, and hear fascinating stories about the history of alcohol in Wellington County in this new video series – all from the comfort of your own home!

County Cocktails

QUEEN OF CRAFT

A group of passionate women who use their diverse talents to teach others about beer. They provide a safe space for those seeking to increase their knowledge of and experiences with beer by offering bold, fun and informative events that keep beer education approachable, build and support community, empower and celebrate women on their beer journeys, and create lasting impressions and friendships! Learn more at www.facebook.com/queenofcraftbeer.

Local Non-alcoholic Beverages

ALTHEA HERB FARM
Farm grown herbal tea blends
Guelph | www.althaeaherbfarm.ca

AMBIANCES GOURMANDES
Loose leaf tea and French pastries
Fergus | www.ambiancesgourmandes.com

HEARTWOOD FARM AND CIDERY
Sparkling apple cider
Guelph | www.heartwoodfarm.ca

HITCHHIKER BEVERAGE COMPANY
Natural lemonade and cold tea
Guelph | www.hitchhikercompany.com

LAZA FOOD AND BEVERAGES
Hibiscus beverages
Guelph | www.lazafandb.com

LIGHTHOUSE LEMONADE
Lemon cordial
Fergus | www.lazafandb.com

PLANET BEAN COFFEE
Locally roasted coffee
Guelph | www.planetbeancoffee.com

REVOLUTION WOOL CO.
Selection of farm grown herbal teal blends
Wallenstein | www.revolutionwoolco.com
Farm roasted coffee
Puslinch | Tigelaar Farm Facebook

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