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“Brilliant tour!”
Review of Cairngorm Brewery

Cairngorm Brewery
Ranked #4 of 44 things to do in Aviemore
Certificate of Excellence
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
105 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
“Brilliant tour!”
Reviewed October 12, 2013 via mobile

We visited the Cairngorm Brewery today with 2 of our sons.It is a brilliant tour and Bruce is an excellent tour guide! The tour is informative and great fun.We tasted loads of different beers and although I thought I didn't like beer before, I have been converted! !! Cairngorm Beers are GREAT!!!!

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English first
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Fun,informative tour”
Reviewed September 11, 2013

Came here in September with my husband & friends,to be honest not expecting too much .The wee hour or so we had here was brilliant,with the guide Bruce being an absolute gem !Had a great time ,found out some interesting facts and for £3 it is a must!We all came out rather tipsy after sampling many beers so leave the car behind!

Visited September 2013
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Alnwick, United Kingdom
1 review
“Terrific tipsy tour!!!”
Reviewed September 3, 2013

We arrived at the brewery in good time to have a look around the shop before we started the tour.
We where meet by "Bruce" our tour guide (excellent Scottish accent!)

He gave us a little background info on the brewery, brewing in Scotland during the ages and let us have a sniff or taste if you dare of the hops they use.

We where then led into the brewery where we had a brief but informative tour of the premises, then onto the more important bit, the tasting!!!

It is a this point that all other brewery's should take note on how to be an excellent host!!

The tasting included drinking a multitude (at least 10) different ales that they brew on the premises. With a quick intro to each one.

Overall I would say this is the best brewery tour that I have ever been on (and that's quite a few!!)

It had value for money, a great guide and I left slightly tipsy :)

What more could you want for £3!!!!

Visited September 2013
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Scotland
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Delightful visit!”
Reviewed August 22, 2013

Lovely people, great beer - opportunities for tasting their permanent and seasonal beers (some with very entertaining names!) and needless to say, we bought quite a lot to take home.

Visited August 2013
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Hingham, Massachusetts, United States
Level 5 Contributor
38 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Killer Brewsky!”
Reviewed July 21, 2013

My favorite beer in the U.S. is Sam Adams, this is right up there. Very flavorful, not light and wimpy like many standard brews. The tasting experience and shop were great, very friendly, informative folks. Very comfortable setting, just belly right up to the bar!

Visited July 2013
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