Take a lucky friend or partner along for the Shepherd Neame Daytime Brewery Tour and enjoy a guided tour of Britain's oldest brewer as well as a tutored tasting session. Discover how the family run company produce their wide range of award-winning beers, with modern equipment as well as an abundance of memorabilia from the brewery's history. During your tour you will taste malted barley and the natural mineral water from the brewery's artesian well, but that will be nothing compared to the tutored tasting session at the end, once you have seen the effort that goes into making the wonderful Kentish ales and speciality lagers. See every step in the process from barley to bottle. You will step into 'the Vaults' and see historic delivery vehicles and explore the recreated cooper's workshop. At the end of your tour and tasting you will receive a jute bag with six speciality ales inside so you can continue to enjoy tasting them at home.
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On arrival at the visitor centre you will meet you guide and set off on a tour which will take you through the heart of this busy working brewery, to see how beer is made.Once you have seen the care that goes into consistently brewing really good Shepherd Neame beers, theres the chance to sample some during an enlightening tutored tasting ' audience participation is encouraged. Finally, visit the Brewery Shop and pick up your souvenirs. You will receive a jute bag with six speciality ales to share so you can continue your experience at home.