The Directory of UK Brewers

Deeside Brewery & Distillery Limited

AddressDeeside Brewery & Distillery Limited
The Steading
Lochton of Leys
AB31 5QB
County (see footnote)Ceremonial
Local Authority


Initially using the name Hillside Brewery Ltd, this brewery started small-scale production of bottle-conditioned beers in January 2006 based at Hillside, Lumphanan, Banchory. Over Winter 2008/9, the brewery moved to Deeside Activity Park, Dess, Aboyne, AB34 5BD, changed its name and installed a 10BBL plant supplied by PBC Brewery Installations Ltd. The brewery moved once more in Spring 2013 to its current location. The brewery went into liquidation and closed in Spring 2022.

Beers Brewed

We do not maintain a list of beers brewed by each brewery. There may be a list on the brewery's own website. A crowd-sourced beer list is also available on the Untappd page for this brewery. For historical information, we suggest you also visit the brewery page on the unfortunately no longer updated Beermad.


The information contained above was believed to be correct at the date indicated. However we accept no responsibility for any false, misleading or inaccurate information within this site. We are not Deeside Brewery & Distillery Limited and have no connection with them. This is not their official web site. If you believe any of the above information to be wrong, then let us at know by contacting us.

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Since the 1974 local government reorganisation there has been much controversy over many county boundaries. The links we provide cover all areas possibilities: Ceremonial Counties which are the counties for which a Lord-Lieutenant has been appointed, Historic Counties (and their allied county boroughs) which represent the position before the 1974 re-organisation and Local Authority which represents the third tear District level.

Last Updated : 18th January 2023 by RP