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Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon

Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon
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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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All reviews tasting session interesting tour behind the scenes whole process well worth a visit factory tour family business gift shop knowledgeable guide success story taste test related products bought lots tour ended minute tour different varieties an eye opener
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited the sea salt centre for the tour following an earlier visit to the shop a few days before having been reminded about this by our HPB hosts. We'd sent an email in advance which must have got lost but arriving some 10 minutes...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank David C
Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a detailed description. It's especially interesting to us to hear it from a chemist's perspective. We are sorry your email didn't reach us but very glad we could take you on a tour and...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I’ve been here before the visitor centre was built, so was interested to so how things had changed. We had an excellent guided tour with Rob.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank James B
Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for coming back to see us in our new home. We are so pleased you enjoyed your guided tour with Rob. We hope to see you again in the future when we will have new things to show you.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent tour by Rob for 6 novices regarding the use of Sea Salt. Thoroughly enjoying for us all & good to see that a local firm is flourishing with such an innovative sustainable product. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the trouble to review your tour and tasting with Rob We are so pleased you enjoyed it and learnt something too. Thank you for recommending it so highly and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This sea salt centre was recommended by our HPB hosts at Henllys. Not knowing what to expect the four of us were treated to an educational, fascinating and enjoyable tour by Stuart. (Of course, we answered all his test questions correctly!!) He took time and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the recommendation of the HPB hosts, we are so pleased you enjoyed your tour and tasting. We are very pleased to hear that Stuart did such a great job, although it doesn't seem that you needed educating in any way! We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A family group of 5, including one 15 year old, went on the tour as 'something to do in a drizzly day', so glad we did! We all found it very interesting, Stuart our tour guide was knowledgeable and entertaining. The salt tasting at the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the trouble to review your tour and tasting. We are so pleased that you all enjoyed it so much and found Stuart to be knowledgeable and entertaining. We think he's very good too! We hope to welcome you back before too...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found this on Trip Advisor and were not disappointed. Eleri gave us a fascinating tour and the salt tasting was much much better than it sounds! Who knew different types of salt tastes so different! Wait until after the tour to buy goodies from the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JenHen2015
Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind comments and feedback. We are so pleased that you enjoyed the tour and tasting. Eleri, like all our guides, is knowledgeable and enthusiastic, and we are glad you liked the tasting too. Thank you for using TripAdvisor and for sharing...More

Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Rob our guide was awesome. You can clearly tell he loved the product and where he worked. The tour was in-depth and interesting. The tasting at the end was a nice touch. Left with the ketchup and the organic spices one. Both excellent. We need...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

Hello and thank you very much for taking the trouble to leave feedback on your tour and tasting. We are so pleased you enjoyed it and hope you continue to like using the condiments you took home with you. We hope to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Visited the salt centre with the family and had a wonderful tour/guide around the facility. We learned how salt is produced and the historical importance of salt. The shop was well stocked with interesting and good quality items. A great way to spend a few...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

We are so pleased you enjoyed your tour and tasting. Thank you for sharing your feedback on your visit. We hope to see you again before too long.

Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

We took the visitors tour which was very ably led by Stuart and which communicated the passion for quality and uniqueness that permeates the company and its products. We were amazed by the range of salt -related products made by the company which are available...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you for your positive review. We know that salt tasting is not necessarily at the top of everyone's wish list, but we also know that thanks to our wonderful guides, it's a really interesting thing to do. We are delighted you enjoyed yourselves and...More

Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

We visited Halen Mon today having been aware of it due to various TV programmes in which it had featured. This was a thoroughly enjoyable experience and Stuart, our guide, was informative and gave amusing and interesting details about both the process and the history...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2018

Thank you for the detailed and positive review of your recent tour and tasting. We couldn't agree more about the beautiful area we are lucky enough to work in; there's plenty to do and see here. Thank you for your kind comments about our team...More

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