Local Breweries

Current Breweries

The following Breweries are known to operating be in the Westmorland CAMRA Branch. Follow the links for more details on a particular brewery

Sparging at the Brewshine Brewery

There are two other brewing companies for which we have no details that appear to be within the branch, namely:

  • Grasmere Brewery, apparently associated with The Good Sport pub in Grasmere.
  • Langdale Brewing Company, apparently associated with The Britannia Inn in Elterwater, but may be based in Docker near Kendal.

Cider Makers

There is one cider maker in the branch though most of the output is not considered by CAMRA to be real cider

Suspended Breweries

Brewing is thought to be suspended at these breweries, we await to see if they restart.

Moved Breweries

These breweries have moved and are no longer the Westmorland CAMRA Branch

Former Breweries

These breweries are no longer brewing within the Westmorland CAMRA Branch

Barley to Beer

With the help of sponsors from their brewery trade suppliers Hawkshead brewery have commissioned a short film called Barley to Beer which explains the basics of brewing beer. It is a guide for those wanting to know how their beer gets from the raw ingredients to the glass. It is well worth a look.

Barley to Beer