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The Durham Brewery Ltd

Unit 6A Bowburn North Industrial Estate, Durham DH6 5PF, England
+44 191 377 1991
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Poped late Thursday afternoon

While in a rather boring industrial park, the welcoming was warm and personal. A short walk about... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
pandpCalifornia
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I thought beer was just beer until I visited

I thought beer was just beer until I visited Durham Brewery. The subtleties of the brewing process... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
Martyn J
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Unit 6A Bowburn North Industrial Estate, Durham DH6 5PF, England
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+44 191 377 1991
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While in a rather boring industrial park, the welcoming was warm and personal. A short walk about and a wonderful tasting and discussion about beers and the unique heritage craftsmanship of the very “real” well made beers of this brewery. Laura was very friendly and...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

I thought beer was just beer until I visited Durham Brewery. The subtleties of the brewing process were explained with insight, care & humour. When this was combined with a tasting of some of their fine products I realised that beer is something to be...More

Thank Martyn J
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

Went to the brewery for the 23rd birthday bash open day. Very interesting looking around and especially sampling some of their brews, particularly their Black Bishop! The shop was well stocked with their bottled beers, polo shirts etc. Had a great experience and will definitely...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2017

Spent a very pleasant 2 hours learning how beer is made, and tasting examples of their very good range of beers. Interesting look around the production processes in the brewery, would recommend this tour

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Reviewed 1 February 2017

Attended a brewery tour, with a difference. The owner of the brewery spent the whole time with our group. He gave a very interesting talk about the brewing process and the history of beer. We were supplied with very generous samples which definitely aided our...More

Thank smlrwendy
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Reviewed 21 January 2017

Hi We like beer so I thought it would be fun to bring my boyfriend along. We drank some beer and got taught about the brewing process (and opinions on Brexit). Here's a tip - don't try to discuss Brexit when people clearly have differing...More

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Reviewed 11 January 2017

Small micro brewery and talk given by master brewer - gave insight into different hops used to produce their beers. Opportunity to sample the beers and there is a bar if you want to stay/call in for a pint. 9 pint kegs/cans are pressurised and...More

Thank michael g
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

Very friendly couple that love sharing good beer!! Got well more than our moneys worth in Beer alone. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Aadlington
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Reviewed 11 September 2016

Had the pleasure of accompanying our friends on a tour/talk at this little brewery in Bowburn.The owner Steve gave us an insight into the workings of this brewery and drank samples of its fine fare.The tour took around two hours and was very informative about...More

Thank BazzaChester_le_St
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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

This was a great day listening to Steve's beer making stories and other random rambles. Some great beers to sample in a unassuming factory unit outside of Durham. Steve's passion and knowledge of 40+ years of making beer really shone through.

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