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Herefordshire Breweries

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Wye Valley

Wye Valley Brewery, Stoke Lacy, Herefordshire, HR7 4HG
Tel: 01885 490505  Fax: 01885 490595  Email:


Wye Valley Bitter

Wye Valley HPA

Dorothy Goodbodys Golden Ale

Butty Bach

Dorothy Goodbodys Wholesome Stout

Wye Valley Bitter (ABV 3.7%)
Brewed with local Goldings, this chestnut coloured ale has a delicate hoppy nose and clean bitter finish. 

HPA (ABV 4.0%)
A very pale straw coloured brew striking a good balance between malt and hops. A distinctive aroma from the Styrian Goldings. 

Dorothy Goodbody’s Golden Ale (ABV 4.2%)
A light, gold coloured ale with juicy pale crystal malt sweetness and a crisp bitterness. A fine aroma throughout from the classic English hop varieties used. 

Butty Bach (ABV 4.5%)
A burnished gold coloured premium ale. Full bodied, smooth and balanced. 

Dorothy Goodbody’s Wholesome Stout (ABV 4.6% Available October - March)
A classic Stout with strong roast grain flavours and a lingering moreish bitterness. 

A range of bottled beers and Monthly specials are also available.


Wye Valley Brewery is a family run business started in 1985 by former Guinness brewer Peter Amor, in Canon Pyon, Herefordshire. The following year the brewery moved into the old stable block of the Barrels pub in Hereford (a historic 18th century coaching inn). Here the brewery remained for 16 years, steadily increasing sales and production until no further expansion was possible. 

In April 2002, the brewery moved again to its present site in Stoke Lacy, where it is now recognized as the leading cask ale brewery in the county. During the relocation, the plant and equipment were completely upgraded and re-designed, though our commitment to using only the best quality ingredients and employing traditional methods is as strong as ever. 

The same year saw Peter’s son Vernon become Managing Director. Vernon originally trained as a brewer at Young’s Brewery in Wandsworth. Peter still remains very active in his role as Chairman, combining this with his other job as licensee of The Barrels. Wye Valley Brewery has grown every year since it was established and it continues to do so. We continue to invest in plant and equipment and feel that our people are our biggest asset. 

We have recently revealed our new corporate image giving us a new identity and creating a family of cask and bottled beers with a strong common theme. We continue to live by our simple ethos, to produce the highest possible quality beer with the best level of service to our customers.

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