Dronny Bottom Bitter Our traditional session bitter, our best seller and gold award winner. Malty taste with caramel hints, and not over bitter finish. Who said this style was out of fashion?! 3.7% ABV Find it here Coal Aston Porter Find it here A musical blend of seven different malts go into making this tasty darker beer. A complete porter that has to be experienced. Truly a malt-teaser.
Hops: WGV and Northern Brewer
4.5% ABV
Fanshawe Blonde Find it here A stronger gold pale ale, named after the local secondary school. Well balanced hop varieties make this one of our top sellers. Citrus notes and wholesome mouth feel.
Hops: Cardinal, Mittlefruh and Cascade
4.8% ABV
Dronfield Best Find it here Our classic Best bitter, using our special yeast for a distinctive flavour. Bright amber copper colour, full of flavour and depth.

Hobs: East Kent Goldings, Pilgrim, WGV
4.3% ABV
Drone Valley IPA Find it here A proper India pale ale. Floral notes with a pleasant citrus feel. Not over-hopped and a true IPA that can be drunk again.

Hops: Brewers Gold, Challenger and Cascade
5.2% ABV
Stubley Stout Find it here A smooth, easy drinking, robust creamy stout.

Five different malts are used to give a rich taste and a chocolate finish.
5.2% ABV
Gosforth Gold Find it here Our classic golden hoppy pale. Easy drinking session beer with tropic notes and crisp finish. Includes Calypso hops.

More sun than moon; more balanced than bland!
4.0% ABV
Amarillo Find it here Single hopped pale ale, using classic American hop only available from Virgil Gamache Farms Inc, results refreshing citrus notes and a wholesome mouthfeel. 4.8% ABV Your 43 Find it here Your 43, named after the local bus route. A light, happy pale using rye and wheat malts. Easy drinking session beer with tropical notes and crisp finish.
Hops: Bravo, Ella and Cascade
3.8% ABV
Cherry Stout Find it here Our creamy five malt stout is blended with dark cherry for a sweet, bitter dark fruit infusion. 5.3% ABV Candleriggs Find it here A stunning strong dark mild, back by popular demand. Brewed to an adapted Scottish Edwardian recipe. Full, robust and mildly hopped, a classic of its genre. 5.8% ABV Enigma Find it here A strong English pale ale with good body and firm bitterness, delivered from three varieties of hops, giving a bitter orange flavour. 6.4% ABV


Located in the heart of S18 and on the banks of the River Drone, we are proud to be UK's only independent community brewery. We currently have over 400 members, each of whom own a share in the brewery.

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Important Update - COVID-19

Don't despair! For while the Brewery will remain closed to customers for the foreseeable future due to the current restrictions both the Government and we feel is necessary, we will be providing a delivery service to our members in the local area for bottles and cask ales in carry outs. Please visit our shop for more details of stocks available and delivery.

    We can deliver within a 12 mile radius of the Brewery

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