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.

Mat’s off: an announcement from New Lion Brewery

Today’s the day we must make the bittersweet announcement that Mathew Henney, our Head Brewer since we began New Lion, will be leaving the brewery at the end of April. He will be moving […]

It’s time for your 2018 Hop Club rhizome orders!

2018 is the third year of our Hop Club. We already have around 70 growers, producing hops on their allotments, balconies or in their back gardens.  In our first year you produced 1.3kg of […]

Glowing review of our DIBS New collab beer

We recently came together with The Maltings Taphouse and Bottle Shop in Newton Abbot, Vessel in Plymouth and Hops & Crafts in Exeter to produce DIBS, which is short for ‘Devon Independent Bottle Shops’.  […]

‘Brimhay Beer’ launched into the world

We had a wonderful event last week at the Totnes Brewing Company to launch our Brimhay Beer.  You can read more about that brewing project and why we came together to do it here. […]

Totnes breweries unite to urge “build the alternative at Brimhay”.

In a historically unprecedented move, the four breweries in the Totnes area, New Lion Brewery, Totnes Brewing Company, Bridgetown Brewery and Barnaby’s Brewhouse, have come together to create a beer with a powerful message.  […]