Buckfast Abbey

Buckfast Abbey
Buckfastleigh, Devon, TQ11 0EE
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Buckfast Abbey, in Dartmoor National Park, is home to a community of Roman Catholic Benedictine monks. The complex houses a church, restaurant, monastic shop, bookshop, accommodation and a conference centre. Events at the Abbey include concerts, theatre performances and courses in bee keeping. Buckfast Tonic Wine is made on site and distributed by J. Chandler & Co (Buckfast) Ltd.

Reviews & features

The first National Buckfast Day: what you need to know

8 May 2015

From sausages to cocktails and buckateers, there's more to buckie than a bad rep

Saturday 9 May 2015 is the first ever National Buckfast Day. A recent campaign [https://www.facebook.com/events/1570596249881818/] started for 'a much needed day dedicated to the World's Greatest Wine', with plans to celebrate each year on the second…