Drinkswell, a specialist drinkshop opened in June 2004, is located in the heart of Ripon opposite the market cross. You'll love the 16 th century Tudor building which retains much of its original character with stone flags and oak beams. Inside the shop you'll find a vast array of specialist beers, fine wines and spirits from all over the world.

The range on offer is too extensive to list here as there are over 2000 products to choose from and if you are looking for something special then here at Drinkswell we pride ourselves being able to offer products that are not easily available elsewhere.


Fat Bastard Chardonnay 75cl

Fat Bastard Chardonnay

A rich, golden yellow colour with complex aromas of vanilla and honeysuckle layered with subtle nuan ...more £11.95 inc VAT

Janneau VSOP Armagnac 70cl

Janneau VSOP Armagnac

Janneau VSOP Armagnac aged for at least seven years in oak giving the spirit a smooth texture...more £39.95 inc VAT

West County Mead 75cl

West County Mead

West County Mead is a medium sweet honey based wine with a sweet spicy overtone from the Lyme Bay Wi ...more £8.95 inc VAT

Ten Pound Poms Cabernet Sauvignon 75cl

Ten Pound Poms Cabernet Sauvignon

From Currency Creek, South of Adelaide, it displays rich and vibrant characters...more £9.95 inc VAT

Irish Mist Whisky Liqueur 70cl

Irish Mist Whisky Liqueur

Irish Mist Liqueur pours a reddish amber colour, With sweet vanilla frosting, orange, chocolate cake ...more £34.95 inc VAT

Poetic License Old Tom Gin 70cl

Poetic License Old Tom Gin

This classic originating from the mid-1800s delivers a sweeter and more peppery taste in comparison ...more £39.95 inc VAT

Fat Bastard Sauvignon Blanc 75cl

Fat Bastard Sauvignon Blanc

A brilliant lemon yellow color with green reflections...more £11.95 inc VAT

Dark Matter Spiced 70cl

Dark Matter Spiced

Dark Matter with Fresh ginger, allspice, long pepper and fresh green peppercorn...more £39.95 inc VAT

Bunnahabhain 14yr Claxton Single Malt

Bunnahabhain 14yr Claxton Single Malt

Bunnahabhain distillery was built in 1881 near Port Askaig, on the world renowned whisky producing i ...more £89.95 inc VAT

Giffard Violette 70cl

Giffard Violette

Giffard Crème Violette or Parfait Amour as its also known is made from an infusion of violet flowers ...more £19.95 inc VAT

Thunder Toffee Vodka Liqueur 70cl

Thunder Toffee Vodka Liqueur

Thunder Toffee Vodka is about stylish simplicity of taste...more £24.95 inc VAT

Glen Elgin 20yr old Claxton Single Malt 70cl

Glen Elgin 20yr old Claxton Single Malt

Glen Elgin is perhaps one of the lesser-known malt whisky distilleries in Scotland, despite having a ...more £99.95 inc VAT

Hoxtons Gin 70cl

Hoxtons Gin

Hoxton Gin is made by trendy east-London brewer Gerry Calabrese who adds distillates of tarragon, ir ...more £39.95 inc VAT

Jack Rabbit Merlot 75cl

Jack Rabbit Merlot

Jack Rabbit Merlot has aromas of ripe blackberry and cherries alongside warm, earthy aromas...more £7.95 inc VAT

Normandy Cider Bayeux Cidre Bouche Brut 75cl

Bayeux Cidre Bouche Brut

Normandy Cidre, Bayeux Cidre Bouche Brut is a well-balanced authentic Norman dry cider with its hint ...more £6.95 inc VAT

Glenrothes 19yr old Claxton Single Malt 70cl

Glenrothes 19yr old Claxton Single Malt

Nestled in the heart of Speyside, Glenrothes distillery was founded by James Stuart & Co...more £99.95 inc VAT

Moniack Mead 75cl

Moniack Mead

Moniack Mead is made from honey and is a delicious well-balanced drink It is probably the oldest alc ...more £9.95 inc VAT

Fat Bastard Merlot 75cl

Fat Bastard Merlot

Intense dark ruby color, aromas of stone-fruit like plums and cherries, combine smoothly with cedar ...more £11.95 inc VAT

Lindisfarne Black Beer and Honey Wine 70cl

Black Beer and Honey Wine

Black Beer and Honey Wine Lindisfarne's range of fruit wines are made using quality ingredients...more £8.95 inc VAT

Whittakers gin 70cl

Whittakers gin

A family business run from Harewell House Farm in the heart of Nidderdale in North Yorkshire...more £34.95 inc VAT

Jeffersons Rum 70cl

Jeffersons Rum

Jefferson's Extra Fine Dark Rum is an impressive marriage of two classic rum styles aged in oak cask ...more £29.95 inc VAT

Kings Ginger Liqueur 50cl

Kings Ginger Liqueur

Kings Ginger Liqueur became famous in the reign of King Edward VII when, at the request of the King' ...more £29.95 inc VAT

Masons Yorkshire Gin 70cl

Masons Yorkshire Gin

Distilled using the traditional London Dry Gin method in a traditional small copper alembic still, M ...more £39.95 inc VAT

Phillips of Bristol Shrub 70cl

Phillips of Bristol Shrub

Phillips of Bristol Shrub old English alcoholic cordial, originally distilled from Devon herbs and s ...more £10.95 inc VAT

Bruadar Whisky Liqueur 70cl

Bruadar Whisky Liqueur

Bruadar Malt Whisky Liqueur is stated as the original Scottish Highland Liqueur! Bruadar from an Old ...more £24.95 inc VAT

Filfar Liqueur 50cl

Filfar Liqueur

Filfar Orange Liqueur is the taste of cyprus in springtime bottled...more £24.95 inc VAT

Caballero liqueur 70cl

Caballero liqueur

Caballero the spirit of Spain is produced today the same way it has been done for nearly a century...more £16.95 inc VAT

Licor 43 70cl

Licor 43

Licor 43 'Cuarenta y Tres' is Spain's leading liqueur, Licor 43, has been made in Cartagena by Diego ...more £24.95 inc VAT

Berentzen Apple Schnapps 70cl

Berentzen Apple Schnapps

Berentzen Apfelkorn Schnapps is produced from 100% wheat spirit and blended with the finest apples, ...more £15.95 inc VAT

Sake Rice Wine Choya 75cl

Sake Rice Wine Choya

Choya Sake Rice Wine is a smooth dry sake made with the European palate in mind...more £12.95 inc VAT

QC Rich Ruby 70cl

QC Rich Ruby

The smooth mellow taste of QC is produced using a skilful process of fermentation ageing and blendin ...more £5.95 inc VAT

Limoncello della Riviera 50cl

Limoncello della Riviera

Riveria Limoncello is an elegant and stylish lemon liqueur with a vibrant yellow colour with initial ...more £13.95 inc VAT

Tiburtina Black Liquorice 70cl

Tiburtina Black Liquorice

A classic Italian sambuca, infused with liquorice grown in Calabria, in southern Italy...more £19.95 inc VAT

Pogues Whisky 70cl

Pogues Whisky

The official whiskey made in collaboration with the band themselves; The Pogues Irish Whiskey is loa ...more £34.95 inc VAT

Poetic License Graceful Vodka 70cl

Poetic License Graceful Vodka

A Graceful, gloriously smooth spirit, to be sipped and savoured...more £39.95 inc VAT

Edinburgh Rhubarb & Ginger Gin 50cl

Edinburgh Rhubarb & Ginger Gin

Distinctively Scottish in its production, Edinburgh Gin's Rhubarb and Ginger Liqueur is produced by ...more £19.95 inc VAT