The Keswick Brewery is a 10 barrel brew length (Equivalent to 40 – 9 gallon casks , 1600 litres or 2880 pints). Their first trial brew was exhibited at the Cumbria Life Food and Drink Festival in Spring 2006 and at the Dog and Gun in Keswick. The first production beers were launched at the Dog and Gun and the Keswick Beer Festival in June 2006. The first beer made was Thirst Run, a Golden Pale Ale – 4.2%, this then became one of their best sellers. The use of ‘Thirst’ for their beer range came from this first beer.