Facts about Traquair Brewery

Facts about Traquair Brewery

Other Ales

Other draught ales include Festival Ale, Fair Ale and Wedding Ale brewed for special occasions. Most recently, Blair Ale has been brewed in support of the Labour Party election campaign. Limited edition bottled ales for collectors have included, 100th Brew, 250th Brew, Silver Wedding, Catherine's 21st, Stuart Anniversary Brew.


60% domestic (UK) 40% export in U.S.A., Canada, Japan and Sweden. Exports have also taken place to Singapore, Holland, Denmark, Finland and Greece.


Export Innovation Award 1994 from Department of Trade and Industry.
Traquair House Ale - Platinum Medal (World Champion Scotch Ale) World Beer Competition. U.S.A. 1997
Traquair Jacobite Ale - World Champion Winter Ale 1997
Traquair Jacobite Ale - Gold Medal Beer at Stockholm Beer Festival 1998
Traquair 1000th Brew - International Beer and Cider Competition 2000 - Gold medal winner.
Traquair 1000th Brew - SIBA Regional Competition - Winner 2001

Serving Suggestions

Ales should ideally be served at room temperature or cellar temperature depending on taste. They are an excellent accompaniment to all kinds of meat dishes, cheese and can be added to fruit cakes and Christmas pudding for an extra kick.


Traquair House Ale/ Jacobite Ale (bottled)
Approximately 100 independent retailers in Scotland and England. Main wholesalers; Wessex Craft Brewers, Peckhams, Beer Direct, and Bear Ale available in Scotland through Sainsburys.
Bear Ale
Traquair Arms Hotel, Innerleithen. Robbies Bar, Leith Walk, Edinburgh. The Guildford Arms, West Register Street, Edinburgh and occasional beer festivals.

Packing details for Traquair House and Traquair Jacobite Ale

Volume of one bottle = 330ml
No. of bottles per tray = 24. Trays are shrink wrapped.
No. of cases per palette = 60
Size of palette 1.25m x 1.25m
Method of stacking 10 cases per row x 6 cases high.
Weight of 1 case Traquair House Ale = 14 kilos
Dimensions of Tray = 37cm x 25.4cm x 25.4cm
Gross weight of one palette = 840 kilos

EAN Codes

EAN CODE: 501902516 1127
EAN CODE: 5019025 16 11 58
EAN CODE: 50190 25 16 12 33