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Leaving UEA at 09.30am the coach will take you to The Adnams Brewery in Southwold.
Once you arrive, there will be two tours (12 people on each tour) one of the Brewery and one of the Distillery.
You will learn how Adnams produces its award-winning beers. We start with the history of brewing here in Southwold and of Adnams as a company and then take you through the process of how we make our beers today. You will see behind the scenes, inside the brewery and learn the process we follow to make our beers. Finally, we finish with a tasting session where you get to sample some of our current cask, keg and packaged products.
You will learn about Adnams distillery, which was installed in 2010. We will teach you our ‘grain to glass’ story and explain how we start with a beer wash made I the brewery and end up with our range of award-winning spirits. We will show you our distillery and take you in the cellars where we store our whisky barrels. There you get to sample a range of our spirits including our vodkas, gins, whiskys and flavoured spirits such as Limocello.
After the tour you’ll head to the café for lunch at approximately 1.30pm. After lunch you’ll have 1 ½ to 2 hours for some shopping around Southwold (at your own expense) before the coach departs Southwold at 4pm.
All of this for a special Do Something Difference price of £20 per person! Normal price would be £37.12! Please let us know which tour you would like to attend, people will be selected on a first come first serve choice.
We're committed to making sure all Do Something Different events are as accessible as possible for all students.
This event has no special accessibility requirements.
Any attendees with individual concerns about their accessibility are advised to contact Union Opportunities (Union.Opportunities@uea.ac.uk) for additional support.
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