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Black Isle Brewery

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Old Allangrange, Munlochy IV8 8NZ, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Black Isle Brewery makes a lovely stop on the A9 North of Inverness. The staff are friendly and are happy to give you a free tour and tasting. There is also a great selection of beers to choose from to purchase. Definitely worth a...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. I'm really glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit to us, and that you found our beer selection to be so appealing. We hope to see you again if you are ever...More

Reviewed July 13, 2019 via mobile

Well worth stopping off at this place. It’s small but we were given such a warm welcome and a great tour by the lovely staff member. She only works Saturdays but she was completely charming and gave us plenty of information. Her sidekick black Labrador...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2019

Hi there, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit, and found your guide to be so charming. All the best, Kate

Reviewed July 11, 2019 via mobile

We were a party of 7 visiting the area and booked a tour with Dominic. A friendly and knowledgeable young lady took us on the tour and explained the brewing process at the brewery and how sustainable it is, which was impressive. A tasting followed...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2019

Hi there, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your review. I'm delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit to the brewery, and the beer selection we have available. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your visit to the area....More

Reviewed June 19, 2019

This place was perfect even though we arrived in a cold, driving rain. The room was basic as the photos depicted but the price was right and the location was perfect! If weather had cooperated we would have been central to so much. The brewery...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2019

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. I'm glad that you enjoyed your stay with us, and also your time spent in the bar. We hope to see you again if you are ever in the Inverness area. All the...More

Reviewed June 5, 2019 via mobile

My friend and I visited Black Isle Brewery on a whim and were delighted that Cat took us on a tour- she gave super insightful info on the brewery’s growth, the owner’s thoughts on environmental impact and the beer brewing process. She was fab to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2019

Hi there, Thank you so much for your kind review. I will be delighted to share your compliments of the tour with Cat - I know she will be thrilled to hear such great feedback. I'm really pleased to hear that you are enjoying your...More

Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

Black Isle brewery produces 100% organic beer. Had the chance to visit their facility and see the production process. Barley, water etc all ingredients for beer production from their farm itself. Packaging takes place on site. The organic beer is not as sour as other...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2019

Hi there, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your review. I'm delighted to hear that you enjoyed your tour of the brewery, and that you found the taste of our organic beers to be as delicious as we think it is....More

Reviewed May 17, 2019 via mobile

Fantastic free tour from a knowledgeable, friendly and helpful young woman from the south of England. Free tasters of the beers too! Relaxed vibe, nice picnic area outside where we enjoyed a beer! Highly recommended.

Date of experience: May 2019
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KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2019

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave your kind review. I'm really pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit to us. I'm sure Cat will be delighted to hear that you found her so friendly, and helpful. All the best, Kate

Reviewed April 3, 2019 via mobile

Quick detour enroute to our accommodation and glad we did. Admidst redecorating, we were treated to free tastings of 4 of the beers with background information, and talked through the rest. We thought the beers were so good we bought £40 worth, which gets you...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2019

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave your lovely review. I'm glad that you had an enjoyable visit to us (despite the scaffolding) and that you enjoyed our tasty beers. We hope to see you again when you are next back in...More

Reviewed February 8, 2019 via mobile

A trip to the Black Isle brewery was on the cards on a recent trip up north. A small brewery with a tour round the factory from the start of the yeast to the bottling the guide was very knowledgeable, and with free samples at...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded February 11, 2019

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. I'm pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit to us, and that you found your guide to be so knowledgeable. I hope you found some beers which you enjoyed during your sampling....More

Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed this informal friendly tour and appreciated the option to sample some before buying. Great range of stock well worth a look.

Date of experience: October 2018
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KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded November 27, 2018

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave your lovely review. I'm delighted you enjoyed your visit to us. We hope to see you again if you are ever back in the area. All the best, Kate

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Response from Fiona jane W | Reviewed this property |
It's a lovely little place and the beer is great but as a tour of a brewery I would recommend somewhere bigger. For example this tour took 15 minutes or so with small samples whereas my local micro brewery near London takes... More
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