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.

Pandit Comes Home.

In his autobiography ‘My Music, My Life’, the famous Indian musician Pandit Ravi Shankar wrote:
“In the summer of 1936, we spent a few months at Dartington Hall, in Devonshire, England, a beautiful, open place.  I […]

New Lion Brewery and Venus Company collaborate to create ‘Venus Ale’

Community craft brewery, New Lion Brewery and passionate environmental and West Country food champion, The Venus Company have joined forces to create a new bitter, Venus Ale.  Produced using a complex seven malt grist which imparts a warm golden brown colour, Venus Ale is a balanced and extremely drinkable modern session bitter.  This delightful and refreshing ale is exclusively available to purchase for consumption at Venus’ cafés and takeaways at Blackpool Sands, Bigbury on Sea, Tolcarne and The Shops at Dartington as well as at their beach shops at Blackpool Sands and Tolcarne. […]

Job opportunity at New Lion Brewery.

New Lion Brewery are a small, dynamic brewery based in Totnes. An opportunity has arisen for a full time assistant brewer to join our team.  Initially the role involves cask cleaning and racking, cleaning […]

‘Peaches and Cream’ is back!

This Friday, at our Taproom, which opens at 5pm, a new batch of ‘Peaches and Cream’ goes on sale in our White Label Series.  The last batch went on sale a few weeks ago, […]

We’re in Devon Life!

We are thrilled to appear in the Summer 2016 edition of Devon Life magazine.  Under the headline ‘The Pride of Totnes’ (very good, don’t know why we didn’t think of that), the two page […]