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Brewery Hertog Jan, visit & guided tour

Superfriendly guide showed us the brewery. Possibility to taste the beer. Kidsfriendly, the guided... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
NORDICSPRINTER
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Herentals, Belgium
via mobile
Fantastic litlle Brewery off beaten track

Small compact brewery but the tour was informative (usually in Dutch or German). English needs to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
John G
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Chester, United Kingdom
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Kruisweg 44, 5944 EN Arcen, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Superfriendly guide showed us the brewery. Possibility to taste the beer. Kidsfriendly, the guided tour is not possible in a wheelchair.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small compact brewery but the tour was informative (usually in Dutch or German). English needs to be requested and may be a delay unless booked beforehand.There was an inclusive tasting and a small gift afterwards. The shop has many of the varieties produced at reasonble...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2018

The brewery runs an interesting tour and our guide was informative and entertaining. An English guide is available upon request. We did not have one but between my language knowledge and some friendly translation by a friend and another tour member, I got through. The...More

Thank RJN612
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Very nivce to visit-drink something in the cosy brewery yard, we ate some "beer-bitterballs (bitterballs are not bitter, it is a typical dutch fryed snack). Really a nice place to stay for a while.

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Reviewed 23 May 2018

After making an appointment to have a guided tour the tour leader shows the process of making different kind of beers. Interesting is the bottle section. The finishing touch is the cellar with the lay-up of a lot of bottles some reached the 8 years....More

Thank chrisgeldof
Reviewed 30 March 2018

The organised tour at this brewery was very good. The guide (Thijs) was knowledgeable and a good story-teller. We tasted quite a few beers inside the brewery and were lucky to taste the new beer on whisky barrel (I forgot the name). At the end...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Bitterballs, spareribs, a lot of beer and a very nice terras! I'm happy and would definitely recommend it!

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Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Thijs is awesome, speaks loud en clear, Dutch only by the way (!). Great tour of this old brewery, interesting chemical facts and nice tasting moments. Pretty souvenir at the end. I loved the cellars. To be recommended.

Thank ClogsPL
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Superb beer and great place to look round if you are into beer. You can do a tour, or just shop if you prefer. All their current brews plus a few other things. Try the Prestige beer cheese.

Thank Ed P
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

I am not a big beer drinker so an enforced visit to a brewery is not my idea of fun, a vineyard is more my cup of tea!! Having said all that it was an enjoyable hour or two made particularly so by the tour...More

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