Tour of the brewery in Tarare


Come and uncover the secrets of brewing beer and producing whisky at our Brewery. Just a 45-minute drive from Lyon, our establishment is open to visitors every week.

PriceAdult: 6 €. Free entry for children < 12 years.

The perfect opportunity for a day out as a family or with friends, to learn about Lyon's brewing tradition on a pleasant tour at the heart of the Beaujolais region.
Ninkasi can be found inside the town of Tarare's former dye-works, and the superb Eiffel-style structures add wonderful charm to the building. This vast playground for our master brewers opened in 2021 and now has a production capacity of 4,500 litres per mash.
The water of Tarare, from Joux dam, is well-known for its pure and fresh qualities. It is ideal for brewing and distilling. Our brewers are always delighted to share their passion with visitors.

The tour:
1 - The story of Christophe Fargier, founder of Ninkasi
2 - Tour of the brewery and learn about the different steps involved in manufacturing beer (crushing, brewing, fermentation and bottling)
3 - Tasting of a glass of the beer of your choice (only for participants over the age of 18)
4 - A brief tour of our distillery and the storehouse for fans of whisky
5 - The tour ends with a presentation of our products.

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