Transition Falmouth Local Food Guide

Beverages (alcoholic and otherwise) section in alphabetical order

Bosue Vineyard

Address: St.Ewe, St.Austell, Cornwall PL26 6EU
Tel. : 01726 843159
Email :
Website : (online shop)

Award-winning Sparkling,White and Rose wines produced from Cornish grapes grown in South Cornwall. Online shop plus presence at Farmers' Markets including Truro on selected dates - see website for details. Visits to the Vineyard and Summer Tours available.

date submitted: 2016-04-28 13:37:11 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Vineyard, Alcoholic Beverages, Online Shop

Cornish Orchards

Address: Westnorth Manor Farm, Duloe, Liskeard PL14 4PW
Tel. : 01503 269007
Email :
Website : (online shop)

Cider and Soft drinks produced from fruit from local orchards available from the shop on site or by ordering online (see website for details)

Also available from local retail outlets including : The Bottle Bank and the Cornish Store in Falmouth, The Co-op Store in Truro, Carnon Downs Garden Centre and the National Trust Shop, Trelissick Gardens, Truro.

date submitted: 2016-05-13 20:18:47 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Beverages, Alcoholic Beverages, Online Shop

Cornish Tea and Coffee Ltd

Address: The Tea Shed, Little Trethew PL14 3PZ
Tel. : 01503 264476
Email :
Website : (online shop)

Blended and packed here in Cornwall Cornish tea is sold through a number of local retail outlets including the National Trust shop at Trelissick, the Co-op Store and Thorne's Fruit and Veg in Truro

Contact the company for more details of stockists in the Truro/Falmouth area and visit the website for online purchases

date submitted: 2016-07-14 15:55:23 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Beverages, Online Shop

Dynamite Valley Brewery Company

Address: Viaduct Works, Frog Hill, Ponsanooth, Truro TR3 7JW
Tel. : 01872 864532
Email :
Website :

A wide range of vegan friendly* beers are available from the Brewery including labels like Black Charge, Gold Rush and Prospector depending on the season and demand. Ales can be provided on site by bringing you own container for taking away, or by visiting the cafe where both beer and soft drinks are available. (* confirmed with business owner)

Cafe and Bar are open Thursdays and Fridays 12.00 - 5.00 p.m. and on Saturdays 12.00 - 6.00 p.m.

For more information contact the Brewery or visit the website

date submitted: 2016-10-05 16:55:52 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Alcoholic Beverages, Brewery

Elemental Cornish Gin

Address: Trewenna Barn, Tregonetha, St.Columb TR9 6EL
Tel. : 07557 108308
Email :
Website : (buy online)

Distilled and bottled in Cornwall at the family-run distillery using a unique blend of botanicals, finest organic grain alcohol and locally sourced spring water.

Available online (see website), at the Truro Farmers' Market every Saturday and a number of local outlets including : The Bottle Bank and Picnic in Falmouth, Wine in Cornwall, Penryn, Spar at Carnon Downs and from the Cornish Food Box Company, Truro

date submitted: 2016-05-13 20:30:36 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Distillery, Alcoholic Beverages, Online Shop

Granite Rock Brewery

Address: 19 Kernick Road, Penryn TR10 9EP
Tel. : 01326 379251
Email :
Website :

Granite Rock is a home-brew shop and microbrewery based in Penryn. The Shop stocks a range of home brewing equipment and ingredients and also sells a range of beers,wines and cider kits.

4 main bottled beers are brewed, three of which have close ties with the historic town of Penryn and are available from the Shop or from a number of outlets in the Truro/Falmouth area including:-
Constantine Stores, the Bottle Bank and the Cornish Store in Falmouth, Baileys in Penryn and from the Cornish Food Box Company and the Red Elephant Beer Cellar in Truro. Also Carnon Downs Garden Centre and Mylor Stores.

date submitted: 2016-08-02 12:02:05 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Brewery, Alcoholic Beverages

Healey's Cornish Cyder Farm

Address: Penhallow, Truro, Cornwall TR4 9LW
Tel. : 01872 573356
Email :
Website : (online shop)

Sourcing apples from their own orchards Healey's make award-winning cyders, jams and juices on the farm. Find out more about these and their wines and spirits by visiting their website.

All products for purchase online or by visiting the farm shop - tours also available. See website for details

date submitted: 2016-05-18 10:01:07 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Alcoholic Beverages, Beverages, Preserves, Farm Shop, Online Shop

Helford Creek

Address: Mudgeon Farmhouse, St.Martin, nr.Helston
Tel. : 01326 231933
Email :
Website : (online shop)

Apple juices, cyder and fruit blends available, all made with traditional craft methods and sourced from local orchards including Old Cornish varieties of apples.

Please note, our products are only available to buy online and at retail outlets throughout Cornwall.

See website for ordering online or visit local outlets including Trebah Garden, nr Falmouth, Bailey's Country Store, Penryn and the Cornish Food Box Company, Truro

date submitted: 2016-05-14 20:36:59 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Beverages, Alcoholic Beverages, Online Shop

Johns the Liquor Cellar Truro

Address: The Lemon Street Market, 78 Lemon Street, Truro TR1 2QD
Tel. : 01872 857020
Email :
Website : (online shop)

Wine and Spirits Specialists St.Ives in 1894, the Cellar sells a wide range of spirits including several varieties of Cornish Gin; including Cornwall's first Gold Compound Style Gin. For more details and to contact the Cellar visit the website.

Opening Hours : 10.00 - 17.00 pm Monday to Saturday

date submitted: 2018-06-29 11:44:07 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Wine, Spirits

Keltek Brewery

Address: Brewery Address: Unit 44 Cardrew Way, Redruth TR15 1SS
Tel. : 01209 313620
Email :
Website : (online shop)

A multi-award winning brewery situated in Redruth, Cornwall, the Keltek Cornish Brewery has grown into one of the largest capacity breweries in the West Country. We have invested in our own in-house bottling facilities, and in 2013 became only the second brewery in Cornwall to own its own estate of public houses. Keltek remains a family owned brewery that adheres to the age old traditions of brewing by hand with care and craftsmanship using the finest whole hop flowers, British malts and hand-pitched yeast.

Redruth Shop Opening Hours: Monday – Friday 9.00 – 17.00

date submitted: 2016-06-22 16:11:23 +01:00 by robf, Category: Alcoholic Beverages, Brewery, Online Shop

Polgoon Vineyard & Orchard

Address: Polgoon Vineyard & Orchard, Rosehill, Penzance TR20 8TE
Tel. : 01736 333946
Email :
Website : (online shop)

Cornwall's award-winning winery and juice business. Produce sold via their website and via and other local stores

date submitted: 2016-06-25 15:35:12 +01:00 by robf, Category: Vineyard, Orchard, Alcoholic Beverages, Beverages, Online Shop

Red Elephant Beer Cellar

Address: 4 Quay Street, Truro TR1 2HB
Tel. : 01872 278361
Email :
Website :

A very wide range of Cornwall sourced beverages in both cans and bottles can be found at the Red Elephant including beers, gins, rum, whisky and ciders.

Among the speciality drinks providers are the Gulval Goose Cider Company, Black Flag (Goonhavern), Cornish Chough (the Lizard), Padstow Brewing Company, Rebel and Granite Rock Breweries (both Penryn). Contact the Shop for the full list

Opening Hours Monday-Saturday 10.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.

date submitted: 2016-08-03 15:29:05 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Alcoholic Beverages

Skinner's Brewery

Address: Skinner's Brewery, The Riverside, Newham Rd, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2DP
Tel. : 01872 271885
Email :
Website : (online shop)

Seven award-winning distinctive ales - using whole-flower hops and the finest Cornish ingredients (water,barley and wheat) - are brewed in Truro with an eye to keeping waste to a minimum.

Products can be purchased online (see website), from the on-site shop and from several local outlets including : The Bottle Bank, Falmouth, Trebah Gardens, Constantine Stores, the Cornish Food Box Co., and Trelissick Gardens, Truro

Call the Brewery for more details

date submitted: 2016-05-23 20:41:46 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Brewery. Alcoholic Beverages, Online Shop

St.Austell Brewery

Address: 63 Trevarthen Road, St.Austell PL25 4BY
Tel. : 01726 66022
Email :
Website :

Brewing since 1851 this family business produces a wide range of well-known local bottled and canned beers and wines and is the largest wholesale distributor of beers, wines, spirits, cider and soft drinks in S-W England.

Local beers and wines can be found at many pubs and also are available from the Brewery Shop in St.Austell which is open 8.30 am - 7.00 p.m. Monday to Saturday

Also available from the Great Cornish Food Store, Truro

date submitted: 2016-08-02 11:41:02 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Brewery, Alcoholic Beverages

St.Ives Cider

Address: The Old Mushroom Farm, Halsetown, St.Ives TR26 3LZ
Tel. : 01736 795267
Email :
Website : (online shop)

A range of award-winning hand-crafted ciders made in West Cornwall.

Available online, from the stall at the Truro Farmers' Market every Saturday or call into the Farm. Also retailed through the Carnon Downs Garden Centre, the Red Elephant Beer Cellar, Truro and the Bottle Bank at Discovery Quay, Falmouth

date submitted: 2016-07-07 18:41:04 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Alcoholic Beverages, Online Shop

The Rebel Brewing Company

Address: Century House, Kernick Industrial Estate, Penryn TR10 9EP
Tel. : 01326 379362
Email :
Website : (online shop)

The Brewery is a multi award-winning independent Cornish microbrewery, producing a wide range of top quality real ales including Surfbum, Penryn Pale and Bal Maiden. Weekly tours and tasting plus an on-site shop

Contact through the website for more details and opening hours

date submitted: 2018-06-30 13:24:01 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Brewing, Beer

Tregothnan Estate Tea

Address: Tregothnan, Truro, Cornwall, TR2 4AJ
Tel. : 01872 520000
Email :
Website : (online shop)

A wide range of teas, including classic,afternoon and green teas using leaf sourced from China and India blended with Tregothnan grown leaves, available loose or in sachets

Products can be bought from the Estate, online (see website) or from a number of local outlets including the National Maritime Museum and the Cornish Store, Falmouth, Truro Tourist Information Centre and the Cornish Food Box Company in Truro.

date submitted: 2016-05-09 19:39:24 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Beverages, Tea, Online Shop

Verdant Brewing Co

Address: 6, Tregoniggie Industrial Estate, Tresidder Cl, Falmouth TR11 4SP
Tel. : 01326 619117
Email :
Website : (online shop)

Small batch brewing based in Falmouth. Brewing hoppy Pales, IPAs and DIPAs. Since we started brewing back in 2014, we had decided that hoppy beers were what we wanted to be drinking. Think juicy, hoppy, unfiltered hazy beers and always vegan!

date submitted: 2018-06-20 14:53:12 +01:00 by Rob Follett, Category: Brewing, Beer, Wholesale

Wasted Apple Company

Address: Southwinds, Porthpean Beach Road, St.Austell
Tel. : 01726 71879 or 07519 261717
Email :
Website :

The Wasted Apple Company specializes in making high quality, hand-crafted Cornish cider from apples which would normally go to waste.

Apples in a reasonable condition can be collected, and even picked from trees, from across the mid Cornwall area, including Truro, Falmouth and Penryn. The company has a strong sustainability ethic, believing in reducing food miles and waste, and sourcing locally.

Visit the website for more information. To arrange a collection, or to purchase their products contact Mark Rudge direct on the above telephone numbers or email.

date submitted: 2018-11-09 20:40:31 +00:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Cider, food waste

Woodmans Wild Ale

Address: Viaduct Works, Frog Hill, Ponsanooth TR3 7JW
Tel. :
Email :
Website :

Working in harmony with nature, Woodmans specializes in beers brewed with seasonal and wild plants. Using foraged ingredients and wild yeasts,the company aims to be as sustainable as possible.

For the full list of seasonal beers brewed and information on foraging walks and brew days out visit the website. Local stockists include: The Bottle Bank, Falmouth, Baileys Country Store Penryn, Red Elephant Beer Cellar, Truro

date submitted: 2018-11-01 20:39:06 +00:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Brewing, beer

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