The English Whisky Company


Update July 2020

We are absolutely delighted to announce that we will be resuming our St George’s distillery tours again from Monday 20th July, with booking available from 3 July. Our team have been working really hard to ensure that we’re doing things as safely as possible for your arrival.


We will run three St George’s Tours per day, at 11am, 12.30pm and 2pm, seven days a week, limited to 10 people per tour.

We will not be running our World Whisky or Ultimate Whisky tours yet. More information will follow on this.

With reduced capacity, pre-booking is advisable on our website, however you can book on arrival on our new booking screens.  If you have a postponed tour or gift voucher please call the distillery on 01953 717939 to book.

Due to the ongoing risk of of Covid-19, we have carefully adapted our tours and the distillery layout to allow for social distancing and safety measures.  Social distancing of at least 1 metre between bubbles to be adhered to on site at all times.


We are afraid that the Kitchen at St George’s remains closed.  We will keep you updated on this soon.


Business update March 2020

The English Whisky Company’s online shop remains open and will still be offering their usual delivery service. Check out the online store here.

St Georges Distillery, home of The English Whisky Company, is the first distillery in England in over 100 years, and part of Norfolk’s heritage, based just off the A11 at Roudham. The distillery is open to the public 7 days a week and is well worth a visit.

Do a tour to see the gleaming copper stills or just browse the shop where you can also find over 200 different whiskies for sale and a wonderful selections of gift ideas. St Georges Distillery became operational in December 2006, and opened its doors to the public in 2007.

In addition to the distillery, do visit ‘The Kitchen at St Georges’, a coffee house and restaurant based in the grounds of St Georges Distillery, where you can enjoy breakfast, brunch, lunch or just relax with a coffee or cake.