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Surrey Hills Artisan Trail Launches

12th October 2020

A self-guided Artisan Trail showcasing the best of Surrey Hills

food, drink and craft artisans.

Surrey Hills is launching its Artisan Trail on Sunday 18th October at Denbies Wine Estate in Dorking to showcase the extraordinary range of local food, drink, art and crafts in the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

The Surrey Hills Artisan Trail launch will include an all-day Artisan market at Denbies where visitors can meet the Artisans and buy locally sourced food, drink and artisan crafts. At a time when buying local and environmental impact is becoming increasingly important, the diverse range of local produce grown or crafted within the stunning landscape makes Surrey Hills a very special place to live and explore.

The Surrey Hills Artisan Trail is a free self-guided trail accessed via the website. The Trail takes visitors and residents on a journey around the Surrey Hills and offers opportunities to taste local food and drink and to experience traditional artisan craft skills. The Artisan Trail is being generously sponsored by Saffery Read who offer creative residential design .

The Trail will include entertaining and fun experiences from demonstrations to tours, tastings and workshops and a chance to meet the Artisans and to purchase local produce. Visitors will be able to book direct with the artisans and create their own trail based on the practical information about how to get there, opening hours and contact information.

It will include

  • The story about each Artisan,
  • Information about their products,
  • Details on tours, tastings, workshops, events, and demonstrations
  • Information on their opening times, location and accessibility
  • Other Surrey Hills activities and experiences close by

Surrey Hills is home to an exceptional group of talented and inspiring artisans including renowned stained-glass artist and leather and wood craft workers to Surrey Hills Vineyards, local gin distillers and craft brewers to coffee roasters, cheese makers and field to fork farms.

The Artisans on the Trail have all been awarded the Surrey Hills Trade Mark, a mark of local provenance, quality and sustainability.


Register free to attend and receive an entry to win a Surrey Hills Hamper


Sunday 18th October 2020, 10am – 4pm

Denbies wine Estate, London Road, Dorking RH5 6AA