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Jennings Brewery

Castle Brewery, Cockermouth CA13 9NE, England
+44 1900 820362
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Jennings Brewery tour.

Took the tour with my wife, brother & sister-in-law. Can't rate it highly enough. Alan, our guide... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
A TripAdvisor Member
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Brilliant Tour & Good Beer

Me and a friend took our fathers to the Jennings Brewery Tour and was brilliant. Tour guide Allan... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2018
jonnoGB
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“great tour” (21 reviews)
“brewing process” (16 reviews)
“tour guide” (14 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Castle Brewery, Cockermouth CA13 9NE, England
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+44 1900 820362
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"great tour"
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"great beer"
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"well worth a visit"
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"interesting history"
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"real ale"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took the tour with my wife, brother & sister-in-law. Can't rate it highly enough. Alan, our guide was friendly, knowledgeable, funny. We were quite a big group and he patiently waited until everyone was in earshot before continuing. All in all a great afternoon, with...More

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Sarah G, Manager at Jennings Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Many thanks for your review. We always love to hear of people enjoying their visit to our brewery.

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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Me and a friend took our fathers to the Jennings Brewery Tour and was brilliant. Tour guide Allan was great character and ran the tour superbly. At the end we got the chance to relax in their bar and sampled quite a few beers which...More

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Sarah G, Manager at Jennings Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for your review. I will pass your comments over to Alan. It's always great to hear of people enjoying their visit to our brewery.

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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Tour booked Sat 10th . This is my 3rd different brewery tour and this one was by far the best and most informative. Great beers at the end of it and Alan our tour guide helped make the 2hours fly by with good knowledge of...More

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Sarah G, Manager at Jennings Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for your email. It's always great to hear of people enjoying their visit to the brewery. I will pass your lovely comments over to our tour guide Alan.

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Reviewed 26 February 2018

We took the tour of Jennings brewery on a sunny February afternoon, along with around ten others. We spent about two hours there, the first hour learning about the brewing process and ingredients, followed by another hour in the old cooperage, which is now a...More

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Sarah G, Manager at Jennings Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for your lovely review. It's always great to have some good feed on our brewery tours.

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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Well worth doing, the brewery tour is really interesting and our guide Alan was brill and v.knowledgeable. All the staff were lovely and surprised our dad with a birthday gift at the end :)

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Sarah G, Manager at Jennings Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Great to hear that you enjoyed your time here at the brewery. We will pass your comments over to Alan.

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Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited the brewery on a rainy day. Even though I don’t drink beer the tour was very interesting. I took about 35 minutes which was enough for me. Then samples of the local beer was offered. If you stay at The...More

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Sarah G, Manager at Jennings Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Great to hear you enjoyed your time at the brewery. Thank you for your kind review.

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Spent new years in the Cockermouth area and made the brewery tour a priority for the Betwixt Christmas and new years festivities. Was so impressed with the tour (Catherine) and the staff were friendly, knowledgeable and welcoming. The Beers was excellent as ever and as...More

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Sarah G, Owner at Jennings Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Thank you for your kind review - it's always great to hear of people enjoying their time at our brewery.

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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

The staff were very nice and friendly. We went on the brewery tour which was very good mainly due to Tim our guide who was very knowledgeable about every thing and a very nice man. Would strongly recommend this tour. The only downside was that...More

Thank Cameron S
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

Excellent tour by Jane. Only three visitors, so almost a personal tour. Easy booking through the website. Excellent value, and you get discount in the shop!

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Sarah G, Owner at Jennings Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Thank you for your kind review. We will pass your comments over to Jane

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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Wandering Cockermouth today I found the Jennings Brewery by chance - and was lucky enough there was a tour at 13:30. The tour guide was Jane - she was engaging, informative and entertaining throughout - and wasn’t put off by questions or discussions about the...More

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Sarah G, Manager at Jennings Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

Thank you for your great review. We always love to hear of people enjoying their visit to our brewery.

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AnushkaMoore
21 August 2017|
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Response from Sarah G | Property representative |
You are welcome to bring a dog into the shop - but they can't go onto the tour due to health and safety. Many thanks
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