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Cairngorm Brewery

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Great value

Had a great time at the brewery, we were in aviemore for a few days and were told to have a look... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
KathyK1970
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A great tour

A great visit to a working brewery, Amanda our guide was superb, full of fun and explained the... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2018
Mike D
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Unit 12 Dalfaber Industrial Estate Dalfaber Drive, Aviemore PH22 1ST, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time at the brewery, we were in aviemore for a few days and were told to have a look it. The tour was great, our guide was informative and very funny. The tasting was excellent, we were able to try 8 different...More

Thank KathyK1970
Alannah G, Retail Manager at Cairngorm Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review Kathy - I'm delighted you enjoyed the tour and of course the beer. I hope you'll come back again the next time you're visiting Aviemore.

Reviewed September 10, 2018

After a day of exploring the Caringorms, we stopped in to the Cairngorm Brewery for a tasting. Although they are open until 5:30pm, tastings stop after 5pm. All of the staff seemed occupied with administrative and restocking duties, so we kind of had to wander...More

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Alannah G, Retail Manager at Cairngorm Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. Our bar area within in the shop is relatively modest however we have now added 1 more beer to the range we have available. On tap we now have our Cairngorm Lager, Trade Winds, Hoppyness IPA, our seasonal beer (currently...More

Reviewed September 3, 2018

A great visit to a working brewery, Amanda our guide was superb, full of fun and explained the process well and made the trip really enjoyable. Would recommend a visit .

Thank Mike D
Alannah G, Retail Manager at Cairngorm Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review Mike, I'm delighted you enjoyed the tour with Amanda. I hope you'll come back and see us again the next time you're passing Aviemore.

Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

We had a brilliant time here, cant remember the womans name who took the tour but she was brilliant. Said she was really nervous so we cracked into some of the beer first off, did the small tour then back for more samples. Really interesting...More

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Samantha F, Managing Director at Cairngorm Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Thank you for your review - I'm delighted to hear you enjoyed the tour with Amanda and I'll be sure to pass your positive comments on to her. We look forward to seeing you again the next time you're visiting Aviemore.

Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

A friend and I had the pleasure of visiting this Brewery at the weekend. Whilst the tour of the facility itself doesn’t take long, the best bit, the tastings, does take some time and I’m glad it did. Thanks to Bruce, we were provided some...More

Thank AndyFindlay78
Samantha F, Managing Director at Cairngorm Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Thank you for such an enthusiastic review, Andy. I will pass your compliments on to Bruce and we look forward to welcoming you back to the brewery the next time you're visiting the Cairngorms National Park!

Reviewed July 22, 2018

Visited while staying in Aviemore. Just 5 minute walk from the Holiday Home. Just as well as sampled several new Beers which have won Awards. Samples included a Lager and a Stout which was so nice and smough I ordered a half pint before going...More

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Samantha F, Managing Director at Cairngorm Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2018

Thanks for your enthusiastic review James, we hope to see you again the next time you're visiting Aviemore,

Reviewed July 22, 2018

Great wee place with very friendly and patient staff. There are options to go on a Brewery tour and a few tasting packages as well. There is a great selection of beers from both Cairngorm Brewery and Loch Ness Brewery on offer as well as...More

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Samantha F, Managing Director at Cairngorm Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2018

Thank you for the 5 star review - we really value customer feedback and are delighted to hear you enjoyed your time with us. Please do come back and see us again the next time you are visiting the Cairngorms National Park.

Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Wife and I come over here when we can fantastic selection of local beers on offer well worth a visit

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Samantha F, Managing Director at Cairngorm Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2018

Thanks for your review Roger, I'm glad to hear you enjoyed our range of beers. We hope to see you again the next time you are in Cairngorms National Park.

Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

We travelled here two days in a row its that good found sazzi ness in a aldi in glasgow one day and couldnd find it anywhere so we travelled to the brewery staff were so helpful and friendly cairngorms gold and black ness are wow...More

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Samantha F, Managing Director at Cairngorm Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2018

Thanks for your fantastic review Yvonne - please do come back and see us the next time you're in Cairngorms National Park.

Reviewed June 24, 2018

We stopped by with a couple other friends midday and had the tasting bar to ourselves. The beers are very good and the gentleman who led our tasting was very informative and funny.

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Samantha F, Managing Director at Cairngorm Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2018

Thanks for your great review Peter - I'm glad you enjoyed yourselves and will be sure to pass your comments on to Malky too. Please do come back and see us the next time you're in Scotland.

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It is a short tour but very good! Walkable from Aviemore town centre.
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