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Wonderful side trip on the Black Isle

We stopped in here on the last hour of our tour of the Black Isle. Karina was wonderful! She gave... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Bobbie F
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Lovely friendly staff and excellent beer!

I was staying only a couple of miles away with my family on holiday so thought it'd be rude not to... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
Justin P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in here on the last hour of our tour of the Black Isle. Karina was wonderful! She gave an informative tour then led us through a tasting selection. She was warm and very friendly. All of the beer was excellent; I am very...More

Thank Bobbie F
KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you so much for your lovely review. Karina will be delighted to hear you enjoyed the tour with her. It's always a pleasure to hear that our hospitality has gone down so well with visitors, and that our beer was thought of...More

Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

I was staying only a couple of miles away with my family on holiday so thought it'd be rude not to pay a visit. I love trying new beers from little local brewerys and this place didn't disappoint. The lady behind the desk opened up...More

Thank Justin P
KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2018

Hi there, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your lovely review. It's great to hear that you enjoyed our beers and that you found our staff to be so friendly and helpful. I hope you enjoy a thirst-quenching beer or two...More

Reviewed 17 July 2018

The tour is very informative and no matter how much you do or do not like beer you will not feel out of place here. Very welcoming and almost has a homely feel. Would definitely recommend.

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KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave your kind review. it's lovely to hear you found us so welcoming and that you enjoyed your tour of the brewery. All the best, Kate

Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

After tasting a few of the beers whilst out we thought we would go on the tour. It was fascinating and we had a tasting too. Made some purchases on leaving

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KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

Hi there, Thank you for your review. It's great to hear you found the tour fascinating and found some beers to take away and enjoy. We hope to see you again. All the best, Kate

Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Arrived too late for the tour but then I knew that before setting off so wasn’t disappointed. I was there for the beer. The Black Isle Brewery has a great range of organic beers plus you can pick up some nice merchandise as well. Well...More

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KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave your lovely review. It's always nice to hear such glowing feedback for our range of beers. We hope to see you again soon. All the best, Kate

Reviewed 10 June 2018

My husband picked up 5 different beers & says he enjoyed all of them especially their Passion fruit IPA. Friendly service.

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KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Hi there, Thank you for your lovely review and for stopping by to see us. It's great to hear you enjoyed all of your choices and our friendly service. We hope to see you again. All the best, Kate

Reviewed 30 May 2018

We were staying in Rosemarkie for a few days before starting the NC500. We went to the Brewery for a tour and tasting. I think the it was Christine who took us round the brewery and explained in great detail how it all started and...More

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KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave your lovely review. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your tour so much that you called in to our bar for pizza. Christine will be delighted to know that she made such a great...More

Reviewed 2 May 2018

Called in within plenty of time for a tour and was completely ignored by staff passing through the shop. No one serving. Had to knock on an office door to get someone out to purchase some beer. No tour offered and little customer service. The...More

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KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Hi there, I'm sorry to hear about your experience. At this quiet time of year we don't schedule tours (rather we go along on them as and when visitors arrive). I suspect that a tour was underway when you arrived at the shop which would...More

Reviewed 2 May 2018

As we were in the area, we came in past to see if we could do the tour. We entered the shop area and were greeted by a member of staff who explained that we'd get a tour in around 10 mins or so. It...More

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KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. You're completely right, we don't have set tour times in the quieter season and usually will go as and when visitors show up. In the busy summer months tours are set to two...More

Reviewed 17 April 2018

A little jewel in the Highland's crown and well worth a visit. I personally don't care for beer, although my husband makes up for it! This micro brewery is exemplary in the way it produces its beer; taking into account overall sustainability, environmental impact and...More

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KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Hi there, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your lovely review and thank you for stopping by to see us. It's always an absolute pleasure to receive such great feedback from our visitors. I have to agree with you, the Caurnie...More

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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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