the forest distillery

The home of Forest Gin & Forest Whisky

forest whisky

We are delighted to announce our Single Cask First Release has now SOLD OUT.

Our allocation for Online Sales sold out within 1 hour of launch. If you would like to be kept up to date on future Exclusives, New Releases and Cask Sales then why not become a member of our Forest Distillery Whisky Club 

forest Brandy

If you want something unique, then pop up to our distillery shop at the Cat & Fiddle this weekend for our extra special Single cask Christmas Brandy
(Please note Forest Brandy is only available  to purchase from the Cat & Fiddle and is not available online)

Made by our family with love

The Forest Distillery is a unique place where the bond Family and our small team lovingly distil small batches of spirits from wild foraged, locally sourced and organic ingredients combined with our pure, natural spring water.

We began distilling from our home back in 2014 and now produce small batch spirits of the very highest quality at our distillery high above the clouds in the Peak District National Park. 

Located at the 210 year old Cat & Fiddle above Macclesfield Forest, we are officially the UK’s highest altitude distillery. 

The botanicals that we collect from the forest bring wild, fresh flavours to our drinks, and the spring water here is filtered through the peat of the moorlands. The barley used to create our whisky is grown just down the hill by Cheshire Farmers, then our fermentors are left open to encourage wild yeast. The oak used in our casks is grown and coopered in England. Our bottles are hand-made in Stoke-on-Trent featuring bespoke artwork, and our distillery dog is called Ted.

We truly believe that Forest Gin & Forest Whisky are amongst the world’s finest spirits. Thankfully, many of you seem to agree with us.


Shop Online

View our range of Forest Gin, Single malt forest Whisky, Blended Malt Whisky, gifts and treats

visit us

Join us for an informal, friendly tour, or simply book a table and join us for a drink

Explore Our Unique Venue

Why not book a tour around our Award winning Distillery or book your special event with us

forest trade sales

We are always on the lookout for UK & International Distributors.

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