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“Charming Chiltern”
Review of Chiltern Brewery

Chiltern Brewery
Ranked #8 of 36 things to do in Aylesbury
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: Family owned brewery that has been open since 1980; offering award-winning real ales, beer foods and brewery tours. The brewery shop is open Monday to Saturday (please see website for exact timings).
Reviewed May 23, 2017

This is a great place. They offer a superb range of beers - bottles or plastic containers as well as wines, spirits and all sorts. Their staff are fantastic and very knowledgeable about the products. Also very happy to try to support a local business.

Thank Gary B
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Reviewed April 30, 2017

I can never go here without buying more than I went in for.
A great choice of fine foods, beers and extras.
The pickled onions are exceptional!

Thank bordereiver
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Sally D, Public Relations Manager at Chiltern Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2017

What a lovely description of the brewery shop. Thanks very much for your kind comments and we look forward to welcoming you again soon.

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Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

Being from the Silicon Valley in California we are lucky to have some of the best Brewery's at the tip of our fingers , and we visit them frequently. During this holiday to Ireland, Belgium, Holland, France, and England we did not hold back on the brewery tours. That being said I feel it is safe to say we know what a good beer/tour is.
We attended a tour of the Chiltern Brewery lead by Nigel. The whole entire staff was very welcoming and made us feel like family. Nigel was especially informative and gave us quite a laugh. Their beer was some of the best that we have tried in the UK. Earl Grey IPA and Chiltern Black were the personal favorites. All in all this has been in our top 3 brewery tours ever!

Thank teriilynne
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Sally D, Public Relations Manager at Chiltern Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2017

Thanks so much Teri. We are delighted to hear that you came to visit us on your amazing tour of Europe, and all the way from such hailed brewing country. Your comments and feedback are superb and we hope you will be able to try more of our beers again soon. Thanks for taking the time to write. Best wishes. Sally

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Reviewed January 22, 2017

Hours of opening vary but are clearly signposted on their web-site. They have a calendar for producing different beers at different times of the year, often with a seasonal flavour.
The taste is first class, better than a lot of beers I have tasted recently.
Wine is also sold & this too is nicely presented if you are buying as a gift.
A tour of the premises is worth doing whilst there & clearly they are proud of what they produce, and so they should be.
Well worth a visit & worth buying a selection of beers or wine depending on your taste

Thank graham r
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Sally D, Public Relations Manager at Chiltern Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2017

Thanks very much indeed for your kind comments and for taking the time to leave a review. We are delighted that you like our beer and hope to welcome you back to the shop very soon.

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Reviewed January 16, 2017

This relatively small Brewery has a lovely selection beers and other merchandise in its shop at sensible prices with friendly, knowledgeable staff at hand to help you.

There are tours available that can be booked via telephone or online and a small seating area outside for a drink on a nice warm day.

I would highly recommend dropping in for Birthdays and Christmas if you have a beer lover in the family.

Thank DWB91
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