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Brouwerij 't IJ Brewery, Amsterdam, Netherlands

 
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Distance from city center: 1.6mi
Johan's pictureby Johan Night Life & Entertainment travel tip
added on the 28th of September, 2010
I took the guided tour of the Brouwerij 't IJ on a hot Friday afternoon and sampling a beef after that chilled me. The guide showed how beer is brewed and it was really interesting to see the whole process.

There was a long bar where they served various kinds of beers, stronger or darker with different taste and texture. I tried a few out, and though I didn't like the darkest one (it was too bitter) the others were really delicious.

Address:
Funenkade 7, 1018 Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Price:
€60 for about a 20 people-group.
Individually the tour is free.

Opening Hours:
Tours are on weekends (more info on their site). The free individual tour is from 4pm on Fridays and Sundays.

How to get there:
By bus (no. 22 or 43) or by tram (no. 10 or 14) from Central Station.

On the web:
http://www.brouwerijhetij.nl/index_en.htm

 
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