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‘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. It was a great evening, and here are a few photos to give you a sense of it.  The beer went down extremely well.

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.  ‘Brimhay Beer: an imaginative pale ale’ goes on sale today across the town.

The project is inspired by the story of ‘Coule Pas Chez Nous’, where 28 breweries along the route of a proposed pipeline in Quebec, Canada, came together to create a beer to express their opposition to the pipeline, which was subsequently dropped.  The story of South Devon Rural Housing Association’s (SDRHA) proposed development […]

First dibs on the D.I.B.S.

We are delighted to announce the launch of D.I.B.S, the fruitful product of our four way collaboration with Devon Independent Beer Shops Vessel in Plymouth, Hops and Crafts in Exeter and Maltings Taphouse in Newton Abbot. We pulled out all the juicy hops to produce this gem, in fact it’s our hoppiest beer so far!

Relying on an amped version of our tried and tested New England PA grist this sets the stage for the incredible aroma of 10kgs of El Dorado hops, Mango, orange, apricot aroma with bags of flavour.

It’s the beer we’ve long wanted to brew but wanted to […]

A birthday well celebrated…

We had a wonderful birthday party at The Bay Horse Inn, Totnes on Saturday. A perfect celebration of our 4 years of brewing exceptional beers. Thanks to Rob and Kathy for hosting, to Sima and The Kitchen Table for the food, the Lazy Dart Swing Band for the music, and everyone who came. A very special night, and a perfect celebration of what our humble brewery has become…