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1st November 2016

Food on Arran

In Arran there are many opportunities to explore the different aspects of the island. The food and drink Arran produces is another reason to book a trip. Book a trip to the isle of Arran brewery, the distillers and experience some Arran cheese! If you book walking holidays in Scotland with EasyWays, you can guarantee all of our valuable local knowledge!

Isle of Arran Distillers

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The whisky from Arran is shipped worldwide. The distillery for the internationally recognised brand is in Lochranza, which is on the north side of Arran. There you can experience the true taste of your favourite malts, blends and limited editions. A tour of the distillery is engaging for the whole family. With the choice of tours of the distillery and warehouse as well as drop in tours there is something for everyone. Even stop by the café to taste some locally sourced food!

Isle of Arran Brewery

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Located in Cladach on the West coast of Arran is the Isle of Arran Brewery. Which has been brewing award-winning craft beer for more than ten years. If you are interested in the ‘Ales of Arran’ and the range of beers they make, then a trip is worthwhile.  Being one of the island’s busiest tourist attractions you can expect a quality guided tour ending off with a tutored tasting!

Wooley’s of Arran Oatcakes

If you are interested in buying some of Arran’s famous oatcakes the waterfront bakery Brodick is the place to go. This central location is ideal if you are coming from the Isle of Arran Brewery. Wooley’s bakery has been in business on the island since the nineteenth century and now freshly prepare a range of products in Brodick. There will be something for everyone. Would you like some Arran cheese with your oatcakes?

Isle of Arran Cheese Shop

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The Island Cheese shop initially attracted the attention of tourists and locals but now the cheese is distributed all around the UK. The shop and dairy are located a mile north of Brodick, so is easily accessible. The range of cheeses they offer is vast and you can see the makers at work before tasting some of the delicious products. Ideal if you are walking the Arran Coastal Way!

If you are looking for more places to visit on Arran look at our last post! Golfing on Arran is very popular.

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