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A l'abri de la Tempete Microbrewery

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Beautiful Micro Brewery with Special Beers

The place is a little away from everything, but it is well worth the detour. Anyway, the Madeleine... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2018
Turk_cmr
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Seoul, Korea
A great spot with unique twist on beer!

We decided to go and check this out on a grey day; we had one of the Homme de la Mer beers at the... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
RC_TravelerNB
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Saint John, Canada
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A l'abri de la Tempete believes in maximum use of local raw materials in the creation of its beers. We started by using locally malted barley, then moved on to harvesting and using fresh flowers, marine algae and herbs. We use locally-grown...more
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286, Chemin Coulombe, L'Etang-du-Nord, Quebec G4T 3V5, Canada
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Reviewed September 1, 2018

The place is a little away from everything, but it is well worth the detour. Anyway, the Madeleine islands are so small that it's not that far away. Once you go inside, there is a small beer making explanation kind of room with lots of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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MelodieCaron, Responsable des relations publiques at A l'abri de la Tempete Microbrewery, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2018

Thanks for visitng and taking of your time sharing your comments. 🍻👍

Reviewed July 12, 2018

We were looking forward to tasting this beer and visiting their micro brewery. We did buy some in the stores before our visit and liked the taste even though they were expensive. We expected to be able to sample some of the different beers at...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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MelodieCaron, Responsable des relations publiques at A l'abri de la Tempete Microbrewery, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2018

We are sorry that your experience did not live un to your expectations. However, we would like to point out that our menu suggests two tasting trays of five 4-onces glasses for $12,75, but that customers can also compose their own plate among our choice...More

Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

We decided to go and check this out on a grey day; we had one of the Homme de la Mer beers at the Cafe Alpha and loved it. We had expected to be able to do a tour of the microbrewery, however that didn't...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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MelodieCaron, Responsable des relations publiques at A l'abri de la Tempete Microbrewery, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018

Thanks for visiting us, and for your great comments!

Reviewed May 21, 2018

Hello, well if you are in the Madeline islands then you have to go to this micro brewery. The setting of this establishment is in my humble opinion is just out of this world, with the sun out in full blast the vistas from there...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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MelodieCaron, Responsable des relations publiques at A l'abri de la Tempete Microbrewery, responded to this reviewResponded May 22, 2018

WoW! Thanks for your amazing comment!

Reviewed October 31, 2017 via mobile

A place to go when you stay for a couple of days on the Madeleine Islands, hopefully we were there on a Friday evening (the sole day opens in Fall or non vacation season). People are very kind and explain you with patience the differences...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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MelodieCaron, Direction des communications at A l'abri de la Tempete Microbrewery, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2017

Thank you for your visit! It is always a pleasure to receive visitors during the quiet season. Happy that you enjoyed your experience at the microbrewery.

Reviewed September 28, 2017

We went twice to the micro brewery. Despite being very late in the season, a bus full of tourists like me were already there and the place was full. Because the islands are so small, we decided to come back another time, which we did...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed July 30, 2017

We visited to introduce a friend to this place. We were not disappointed. The tasting was well presented and We accompanied it with a seafood platter (appetizers). Our friend was delighted!

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed September 29, 2016

Was looking forward to visit this Microbrewery while on the island. IT DID NOT DISAPPOINT ! Great selection of beers, great views from the terrace, friendly, knowledgeable staff. Visited twice while we were there, first time my wife and both shared the Sea Plate and...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed September 19, 2016

A little off the beaten track but well worth the stop. Different types of beer available that are brewed on the premises. Also had lunch there...nice selection of local products.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Adventuresome brewing. different tastes. Very expensive. All true here. I brew beer and am a 'beer snob'. So, each person has his own taste in beer and here there isn a range. From the insipid to the overpowering. Very different kinds of beer on offer...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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