Real English Drinks House

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3 west street, haslemere,
surrey, gu27 2ab

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wine vineyards

From Grapes To Glass - How Is Wine Made?

The art of winemaking has been around for thousands of years. It’s a natural process which requires very little intervention from humans, but each winemaker will guide the process through various techniques. Generally, there are 5 basic elements to creating wine: harvesting, crushing and pressing, fermentation, clarification, and finally, ageing and bottling. Winemakers will follow these five steps but often add in their own variations along the way to help create their own unique wine.

Wiston Estate Wine Owners

Meet The Producer - Wiston Estate

At Redh we pride ourselves on providing the highest quality, locally produced wine, beer, and cider beverages - so much so, that we built our business on it! Our love for good quality drinks is what has lead us to work with some of the best...

Meet The Producer - Jenkyn Place

Jenkyn Place is a boutique, family-owned estate belonging to Simon and Rebecca Bladon, set in the idyllic Hampshire countryside with an impressive William and Mary Grade II listed building, dating from the 17th Century.

Meet The Producer - Sandhills Gin

Like many of the gins we’ve come across, Sandhills began with a journey for Tom Bird, early in 2018, when he visited a gin bar in Hong Kong and tasted a re-distilled gin.  It was different to anything he had tried before...

Wiston Estate Wine Owners

Meet The Producer - Wiston Estate

At Redh we pride ourselves on providing the highest quality, locally produced wine, beer, and cider beverages - so much so, that we built our business on it! Our love for good quality drinks is what has lead us to work with some of the best...

redh gin and tonic

How To Flavour Gin

Have you looked out the window today? The sun is out and the weather is great for socialising. If you fancy something more creative in the way of gin flavours this season, then why not get inventive and have a go at flavouring your own craft gin. Different flavoured infusions are all the rage, and let’s face it, what could be more rewarding than playing around with the basic types of gin to make something a little more special that is all your own work. So here are some imaginative ideas to get you started.

vodka in a glass

How Is Vodka Made?

There’s nothing quite like vodka to remind us of the best in classic alcoholic tipples. Vodka is a staple of great socialising, so most of us think we know everything there is to know about Vodka.

A Beginners Guide To Ales

Summer is fast approaching, which means there is no better time than now for perfecting your beer palette. But what do we even mean by that and more importantly where do you even begin? Well, when it comes to trying out new ale beers, often the easiest way to start is by looking at your current favourite and from there, picking out some subtleties of the flavour. Looking at the colour of the ale beer can be a great general indicator of the flavour, the beer brewing process and also the history behind it too. 

three different beer drink styles

6 Beer Styles Which All Savvy Beer Drinkers Need To Know

The list of recognised beer categories seems to be growing every day. If the more obscure classics such as salty-sour goses and herbal fruits weren’t enough to bewilder beer newcomers, newly invented styles including India pale lagers and Black IPAs only continue to add to the confusion. However, if you go to the bar and just say the words “All I want is a beer” when looking at an overcrowded menu at your local pub, hopefully learning about these six beer styles will ensure you never freeze up in terror when placing your next beer order.

Our Story

Redh is the brainchild of two Sussex born guys; Richard Edwards and Douglas Howard.  Great friends from school who have been known to enjoy an occasional drink or two! 

Following an impromptu visit to a small local brewery, they questioned why they had not heard of the quality beer even though it was on their door step?  The big lightbulb moment followed shortly after!  “Why don’t we create a business that can connect local people with local produce?”  They found that many smaller producers struggle to find the time and the resources to promote their craft goods.  That is where Redh will come to the rescue.  Providing a bar to discover, taste and sell predominantly English quality drinks and morsels, plus a website to reach folk further afield.

The beautiful Edwardian Post Office building in Haslemere (Richard and Douglas’ local town) will now become the hub of Redh.  Providing space for a bar/cafe, function area, shop - and as an added bonus the Post Office counter too! The Redh team welcome you to our website, or visit and drink with us in our Haslemere watering hole (no problems if you just buy a stamp!).

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It's elderflower season! Inspired by the wealth of flowers that start to emerge and signal the oncoming of Summer, this blend from Gin In A Tin has distinctive notes of #elderflower, #chamomile & #marigold as well as many other #botanicals centred around juniper berries to create an ultimate refreshing taste! ˙ STOCK UP - LINK IN BIO
Happy #FathersDay from us to you - whether you're a Dad, Step Dad, Adopted Dad, Grandad or you can't be with your Dad today - we're raising a glass to you! 🍷
It's gooseberry season, and we're celebrating with a can of Salty Kiss from Magic Rock! 😍 ˙ Originally brewed as a collaboration with Kissmeyer Beer, this is their take on a traditional German style Gose, flavoured with fruit, sea buckthorn and sea salt. ˙ SHOP (or create a case of 12 and get the cheapest free!) - LINK IN BIO!
🍸Is vodka really made of potatoes? 🍸What's English vodka like? (ok, it's great!) 🍸What's a pot still? ˙ We answer all your vodka related questions in our latest blog post!(LINK IN BIO)
Fathers Day shopping? Get 10% off EVERYTHING on our website including our selection of English beers, gift sets and wines! Order now and give a gift he'll love! 🍻🍷 ˙ USE CODE > REDHSIGNUP10 (make sure you sign up for a Red.h account - link in bio!) ˙ #RealEnglishDrinksHouse