IMG_2650Welcome to New Lion Brewery!  We are a community craft brewery based in the fantastic Devon town of Totnes.  On this website you’ll find information about the brewery,  our beers, a bit about who we are, events, why becoming a New Lion member could be the best thing you ever did, and something about why we’re called New Lion Brewery (it’s a historical thing).

You could think of us as being Totnes, in a bottle.

Your first taste of ‘Local Hero’

Following our Hop Club harvest on September 9th, which yielded 15kg of fresh hops, we are delighted to announce that the beer we have made from them, ‘Local Hero’, will be available this weekend. […]

New Lion Brewery Sessions 2017: Ryley Walker

We are all still buzzing from the amazing two days of the Sea Change Festival.  It was deeply wonderful.  We were thrilled to be able to host 4 gigs in the Brewery, audio and […]

2017 Hop Club sees 1150% increase in yield!

What an abundant 2017 Hop Club harvest we had.  Last year was our first year, and our total harvest was 1.3kg.  This year, that has risen to a staggering 15kg of delicious fresh hops!  Harvest […]

Announcing ‘Thirst Born’, our first sour beer

We are excited to unveil our first sour beer ‘Thirst Born‘ the result of a 9 month project. For this beer we followed a traditional Pilsner and Wheat grist but added a touch of […]

Saturday is Hop Club Harvest Day!

It looks like the New Lion Brewery Hop Club harvest of 2017 is going to greatly outstrip the harvest of 2016 (1.3kg), if the photos you’ve been sending in are anything to go by!  […]