Ainsty Ales Brewery & Taproom
Ainsty Ales Brewery was Est. in 2014 & gains its inspiration from the ancient ‘York & Ainsty Wapentake’, a medieval once self-governing area to the immediate West of York, dating back to the 1200’s, founder & MD Andy Herrington was Born & Bred in the immediate Ainsty area. The ethos of the brewery is and always will be; to produce great tasting beers as ecologically as possible, to work with great local businesses and to support whenever possible local good causes / charities! …. we’re very proud to be an official St. Leonards business partner.
Our 10 bbl. brewery can produce over 1000 gallons of craft-beer per week, with enough room to double capacity if needed, we produce beer into cask, keg, bottle & can. Come and join us every Friday for our Drive-Thru, 12-2.30pm and Taproom from 3-9pm
2014 saw the first annual “Coptoberfest”, a Charity Beerfest in St. Giles Church Copmanthorpe, run & organised jointly by Ainsty Ales Brewery & St. Giles Church, to date the festival has raised over £20k for local charities and organisations!