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Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon

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A taste of Wales

Really enjoyed our tour of the factory and tasting session. As a group of Welsh learners, finding... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
welshbl0ke
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Buckley, United Kingdom
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Worth a Visit

We booked a tour and I would recommend it. The tour guide, Rob, knows everything about this process... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
TheCriticalMass
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Reading, United Kingdom
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An innovative artisan food company that lets visitors look behind the scenes of a family business and finishes with a tutored sea salt tasting. Our one-of-a-kind tour is recommended for anyone interested in salt’s place in our history, culture, food...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Ty Halen, Brynsiencyn LL61 6TQ, Wales
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+44 1248 430871
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our tour of the factory and tasting session. As a group of Welsh learners, finding a place that is happy to accommodate our wish to get tours in Welsh can sometimes be difficult as not everywhere has this available. But Eluned was great....More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We booked a tour and I would recommend it. The tour guide, Rob, knows everything about this process and the business. The tour facilities are excellent and very proffessional. I was so impressed with the tasting that I immediately knew that their product is a...More

Thank TheCriticalMass
Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you very much for taking the trouble to write such a detailed review. We are very pleased you enjoyed the tour and tasting and hope you enjoy cooking with the sea salts at home.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to visit this place while we were here as we have heard lots about it. We didn't realise quite how well set up it was until we arrived and were pleasantly surprised they offer a tour. We booked onto the next slot while...More

Thank 137rachaelw
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the very beginning of the tour, it becomes apparent Halen Mon's company culture is fueled with a passion for their process as well as their product. Being a bit of a salt-nerd myself, I was excited to learn about the process but even more...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is about an hour long your of the factory. It starts with a video of the owners explaining how it all started and gives a brief overview of what Halen Mon does. The tour was given by a very knowledgeable and enthusiastic lady, who...More

Thank jojoShrewsbury
Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for taking the trouble to write such a detailed review. We are very pleased that you found the staff friendly and knowledgeable and that the salt makers interacted too. We are glad you enjoyed the tasting, too, and that you recommend...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent a wonderful hour in the company of our friendly and knowledgable guide Stuart who told us all about the history of the company, before talking us through the process involved in obtaining salt from sea water. The tour was completed with a tasting session...More

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Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent tour and tasting. We are so pleased Stuart did such a great job and you found it so interesting. We hope to welcome you back before too long.

Reviewed 1 week ago

what a fantastic way to spend an hour. you get to see the history of the company then first hand how the process to extract salt from sea water is done then a tasting of various different salts to prove halen mon is the best

Thank clive j
Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for taking the trouble to write about your recent visit. We are really pleased you enjoyed learning about our company, the production methods and the sea salts themselves. We hope to welcome you back again.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time in the area and we just managed to catch one of the three daily tours. Well informed and full of interest from a first class guide. An excellent product from an impressive team - well worth a visit.

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Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time and trouble to share your experience of our tour and tasting. We are very pleased you enjoyed it and will pass on your kind comments to our great team. We hope to welcome you back again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We joined a group of about twelve people on the tour. We were issued with hi viz jackets at the start, thankfully no helmet. Our guide was most enthusiastic about her salt and obviously believes her salt is superior to other "lesser" salts. We enjoyed...More

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Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review of your tour and tasting. We are glad you found it interesting and have recommended it to other visitors. We hope to welcome you back before too long.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the shop and had a tour to see how salt is made. Rob was a brilliant guide and explained the whole process so well, great sense of humour and some super culinary tips. We visited on a rainy day but whatever the weather, make...More

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Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit, led by Rob, and that you took the time to write a review. Thank you for sharing your thoughts. It does make a great rainy day visit but, as you say, whatever the weather I'm sure our...More

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Their website gives different sizes and sorts. Best to check that.
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