bière de la bastide

Following the recent government orders we are closed until further notice. We realise the importance of making sure everyone remains safe so will only reopen when given official permission.
Our Beers

artisan brewery producing English style beers in the heart of the Dordogne

Based in the bastide town of Monpazier our beers take their names from local events, places and significant dates in the history of the bastide.

Our award winning craft beer is brewed by both the master brewer, Hugh Davies and his wife Denise with a very convivial atmosphere in the tasting and bar area of the brewery.

opening hours

Tastings and tours of the brewery are available to book 3 times a day at 11am, 2pm and 4pm from Tuesday to Saturday. 

The bar is open Tuesday to Saturday from 10am to 6pm and on Tuesdays and Fridays until 10pm.

Come join us for a glass of our local ale or a choice of cocktails and soft drinks.

Award winning beer!

Biere de la Bastide just won big at the most Important Beer Competition in the World.

Winning 3 Gold & 4 Silver European Beer Challenge Medals, is THE seal of approval for established and rising beer producers. The Royal Thames Yacht Club, Knightsbridge, London was the centre of the action as the most prominent beer buyers assembled for the blind tasting.

Judges included senior representatives of Whole Foods, 67 Pall Mall, Waitrose, Savoy Grill, Coop, Intercontinental, Roka, Brown’s Hotel, The Arts Club and Bibendum.

1,000 samples from 38 countries fought head to head. High profile entrants included ABInBev, Freedom Brewery, Waldhaus, Holba, Tommy’s Brewing, Thornbridge, L.B.F., and Barcelona Beer Company.


how to find us

We are at 10 Rue St André, Monpazier, 24540.

We look forward to welcoming you to the brewery.


Hugh & Denise Davies