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Sri Lanka - Breweries

Lion Brewery Ceylon Limited

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Additional Information

The Ceylon Brewery was the first brewery in Sri Lanka. It was established in 1881. In 1996 it became part of Carlsberg Sri Lanka it was then renamed Lion Brewery, with Ceylon Brewery remaining as a holding company.
Some of the Brewery's Range
Lion Lager -
Lion Stout -
Lion Strong -

Over the years the brand identity is updated and re-launched with subtle changes, a change of Logo or a new font.
Sometimes this brand update is done by the new owners after a brewery has been sold, other times just to give the brand a fresh new look on the ever growing market.

Below are some notes to help identify some of these changes and an aid to reference the year of the glass.

Old Brewery Logo