Cumbrian Ales | Hancrafted Beers in the English Lake District

Fine beers handcrafted in the English Lake District

Cumbrian Ales is a craft brewery lying on the shores of Esthwaite Water at the southern edge of Hawkshead village in the English Lake District.

Established in 2003 our beers are all produced with care and pride using the wonderful Lake District Fell water.

Our beer range is a mixture of modern and classic. It includes the stunning Loweswater Gold, Champion Golden Ale of Britain in 2011.

The Kirkstile Inn

Visit our Brewery Tap. Located in stunning Loweswater, the famous Kirkstile Inn has been welcoming guests for over 400 years. For great food, drink, accommodation and stunning scenery . . .

Latest News

SIBA North West Independent Beer Awards 2022


We are delighted to have received the following awards:

  • Silver in the Session Pale Ale category with Life of a Mountain
  • Bronze in the Pale Ale category with Session IPA

These awards are testament to our fantastic team and all of the hard work that goes into producing the beers.


SIBA Silver Session Pale Ale Award 2022

SIBA Cask Pale Ale Bronze Award


Cumbrian Ales meets Instagram!

We might be a little late to the party, but we're pleased to announce that we're now on Instagram! 

Follow our page @cumbrianales for behind-the-scenes photos, exclusive giveaways and more. You can also follow the link

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