Welcome 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.
A ‘LionShare’ update
We thought that an update on LionShare, our community takeover of the Brewery, was overdue, so here it is. The story so far: our plan had been that Dartington Hall Trust were going to […]
Be the first to grab your LionShare
In February 2019, the much-loved New Lion Brewery will be taking the brave and brilliant step of becoming a 100% community-owned enterprise. Our share offer, and our conversion to a Community Benefit Society will […]
New Lion turns five years old…
We had a great birthday party at The Kitchen Table on Saturday. We turned 5 with amazing food and cake, the launch of our new Baltic Porter, music from Jimmy T on the decks, […]
‘Local Hero’ launch this Saturday
On Saturday (13th) we unveil this year’s batch of ‘Local Hero’, the beer made using the hops grown by our Hop Club. It will be formally launched at 5.30pm, so if you’d like to […]
New White Label Series release: ‘Little’ & ‘Large’
Little 2.9% and Large 7.7% were both brewed using the same malt bill and the same New Zealand hops (Waimea, Motueka, Wakatu) for bitterness, whirlpool and dry hopping additions. The very sessionable Little is […]