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Appenzeller Bier, Brauerei Locher AG

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Great beer and liquor! Ask for a tasting!

Great little brewery and FREE. Do take the audio tour and try their beer and spirits. Great place... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2018
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Fun and interesting tour

Must stop if you love beer and are visiting this quaint Swiss town. The audio tour is great and... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
Lugano, Switzerland
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Brauereiplatz 1, Appenzell 9050, Switzerland
+41 71 788 01 40
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Reviewed 3 December 2018

Great little brewery and FREE. Do take the audio tour and try their beer and spirits. Great place to buy souvenirs.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

Must stop if you love beer and are visiting this quaint Swiss town. The audio tour is great and fun, and the video is hilarious. The selection of beer is fantastic, and the whisky options an added treat (who knew they even made whisky!) I...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Helenkitty
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped in specifically to get a set of coaster, but ended up staying an hour, tasting beer and whiskey and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. There is a huge variety of artisan beers and whiskey and the staff were very nice and friendly. We did the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank Nappen
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Located in the lovely village of Appenzell, this quaint, colorful, traditional family business offers a vast array of beers. Brewery Locher today is locally active in producing various specialty beers.Since our tour group did not have much time to spend in Appenzell, we were not...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank CJW913
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Free walk around tour and short film They offer a variety of beers and malt liquors in their shop across the river from the downtown area

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank r0ger68
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The Quoll Frisch Appenzeller Beer - One of the Best refreshing and traditional Beers available in Switzerland. Listen to the exiting story of the Beer making process - its a great learning curve - you will love it... Very professional and efficient associates attend to...More

Date of experience: April 2017
3  Thank petermN1142CV
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

It has been very interesting to wander around with a the head set on and listening to the story of brewing beer. You can also watch a film about the Appenzeller beer. Also how they got into distilling Whisky. There is a beautiful, lovely small...More

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank Adventurer181241
Reviewed 1 February 2017

You get a first hand look into how the beer is made, the history of beer-making, the intricacies of the art and craft and then, top it all off with a taste of the real thing! Now that's an experience worth drinking to!

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank CorporateProphet
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Great beer!!! Awesome taste, great place to make beer, staff was excellent, professional and very kind

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank cristianm234
Reviewed 21 October 2016

The Brauerei (beer museum) is very informative and entertaining. I find if you do the short film first it makes the tour around more enjoyable and you will understand more. The attraction if free but if you want to purchase Appenzeller Bier merchandise or beer...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank irka657
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