Craft Breweries and Cideries of Bruce County
With five breweries and a winery for good measure, this brewery tour shows off all of Bruce County as you traverse the entire region sipping on quality brews.
Start Point: Mildmay
End Point: Tobermory
Distance: 197 km
Surface: Fully Paved
Artesian wines and craft ciders are a specialty at Hoity Toity Cellars in Mildmay. Hoity Toity is all Bruce County through and through, featuring wine made from home-grown cold climate grapes, and ciders made from locally grown apples and pears. Their zealous atmosphere is sure to provide you some fantastic entertainment as you begin your tour.
From there your next stop is Grey Matter Beer Company in Kincardine a must visit when you are in the area, Grey Matter offers over 12 varieties of beer and a friendly atmosphere. This is a beer lover’s haven, with something every member of your group can enjoy, from crisp lagers to intense flavours like the “Mission to Mars”, an oatmeal-based brew.
Travelling along Highway 21 into Port Elgin, you’ll have the chance to stop at Three Sheets Brewing Company. Bruce County’s newest brewery, established in 2019, Three Sheets features well-made and delicious beers from India Pale Ales to Pilsners and everything in between.
Just down the road in Southampton you’ll find Outlaw Brewing Company, where you’ll be welcomed by a friendly staff and country ambiance that will transport you to a whole new place, without ever leaving Bruce County.
From Southampton, you’ll traverse the rest of Bruce County all the way up to the tip of the peninsula to visit Tobermory Brewing Company. Overlooking the harbour in this coveted destination, Tobermory Brewing Company uses the finest of ingredients in their small batches, without any additives or preservatives. This gives the beer a unique freshness you’re sure to enjoy.
Throughout every region here in Bruce County there is a proud brewing tradition that shows off our community spirit and commitment to good times and memories. We’ll see you soon to crack open a cold one.