Casks for Special Occasions

You can order a cask of Mallinson's real ale for your party or special occasion.

The Star at Folly Hall, Huddersfield can provide our beers on hand pull, served with a sparkler.

For further information please contact Sam  at The Star on 01484 545443 or email:

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Welcome to

Mallinsons Brewing Company!

We are a micro brewery based in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire.

We brew high quality cask conditioned real ales and bottle conditioned beers.

Over the years, we have gained a reputation for producing crisp, clean flavoured hoppy ales. Our speciality is single hopped variety ales. We are redularly trying new hop varieties and blending different hops to create new flavours. We always stock a variety of single hopped beers, as well as semi-regulars and new one-off brews which enable us the explore different hop and malt combinations.

Please check the "Our Beers" section of this website to see what beers are currently available.

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Little Shop of Bottles - Currently in Stock


Palisade Columbus 



Chocolate Sout 



Nelson Sauvin






Mount Pleasant Mild



Amarillo Cascade


We are also stocking beers from:

  • Briggs Signature Ales

Our Latest Beers - Cask

(Please contact Tara on 01484 654301 or email at for details on pricing and delivery)

Mount Hood

A single hopped beer using only Mount Hood hops from the USA. Described as "pale blonde with spicy and vanilla hop notes, a very hoppy intense fruity bitterness and a long lasting bitter taste"
ABV 4.1



This is one of our favourites! Brewed using copious amounts of the 4 classic "C" hops. Described as "Pale blonde with grapefruit and tropical aroma, a bitter tart citrus zest taste and long citrus hop finish". A real indulgence!

ABV 3.7



One of our range of single hopped beers brewed only using Mosaic hops from the USA. Described as "Pale blonde with a spicy fresh nose, a bitter sharp grapefruit flavour, and a bitter intense finish."

ABV 4.0


Summit - NEW

This is a single hopped beer using only Summit hops from USA. It is pale gold and the aroma has a slight spiciness with light tangerine tones. It has a medium bitter tast and a lovely full bodied finish.

ABV 3.9


Simcoe Saaz - NEW

This is a golden ale with combined fruit and noble hop aromas. The Simcoe hops provide the main flavour profile of fruity bitterness, with a tasty fresh hop finish. Very quaffable!

ABV 3.8


Hop Tzarina - NEW

This is a lovely golden coloured ale brewed with Perle and Centennial and late hopped with Chinook. The result is a lovely fresh hop aroma which hints at lemon and turkish delight and a lemon zesty "starburst" flavour, with a dry bitter finish.
ABV 4.2


Wholesalers Selling Our Beers

Ales R Russ, West Midlands

TEACO, West Midlands

Bedminster Beer Co, Bristol

Good Beer Company, Gloucestershire

Jolly Good Beer, East Anglia

Pig’s Ear Beer Ltd, Surrey

Pivovar Ltd, York

Real Ale Direct, Shropshire

Utobeer, London

Premium Drinks, Blingley

Pubs Selling Our Beers

The Sportsman in Huddersfield has a permanent, rotating Mallinsons pump. Also check out the fine home cooked foods from this CAMRA award winning pub.

The Star in Hudderfield always has a different Mallinsons beer on it's rotating Mallinsons pump, as well as many other guest beers.

The Shoulder of Mutton in Hudderfield always has a different Mallinsons beer on it's rotating Mallinsons pump, as well as other guest beers.

The Vulcan in Huddersfield always has a different Mallinsons beer on it's rotating Mallinsons pump, as well as many other guest beers

The White Horse in Hedgerley Village, Buckinghamshire now has a permantent rotaing Mallinsons pump

The New Inn in Robertown is now regularly stocking a  Mallinsons House beer.

Bobtown Blonde is described as "golden colour. A citrus hop aroma, with a bitter hoppy taste and finish."
ABV 3.8


The following establishments are also regularly stocking our latest beers:

Huddersfield / Local:

The Star, Folly Hall
The Rat and Ratchet, Chapel Hill
The Vulcan
The King's Head
The Jubilee Refreshment Rooms, Sowerby Bridge


The Sheaf View
The Alehouse
The Wellington
The Shakespeare

Manchester / Chorlton / Cheshire:

The Bar
The Sand Bar
The Hilary Step
The New Oxford


The Cask Pub and Kitchen, London
The Craft Beer Company, London
The Lord Harrowby, Granthan




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 always has a different Mallinsons beer on it's rotating Mallinsons pump, as well as many other guest beers

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Star Winter Beer Festival Wednesday 25th November 2015

Next week sees the start of the always awesome Star Winter Beer Festival at the Star Inn in Folly Hall, Huddersfield. We will have two specials lined up for the festival, which will this year take place inside the pub. Can't wait!

Huddersfield Oktoberfest - 1st - 3rd October 2015

Next month sees the annual Huddersfield Oktoberfest at the Apna Center in Huddersfield. We'll be showcasing three beers, including one dry hopped special!

21st - 23rd August - Huddersfield Big Screen Weekend

This weekend sees the return of the popular Big Screen weekend in St Georges Square! Our beers will be available at the Star's stall and there will also be bands, food and drink, and of course films!

Thur 6th - Sun 9th August - Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival

Our beers will be available at this years Food and Drink Festival held in St Georges Square in Huddersfield town centre at the Armitage Bridge Club stall!

8th - 12th July 2015 - Star Beer Festival

This week sees the return of the awesome Star Beer Festival, just down the road from us at Folly Hall in Huddersfield. Once again Sam and the team will be providing an exceptional range of hand pumped ales, as well as two festival specials from us. Come along - we'll be there!

15th June 2015 - Big Screen Event

The weekend of Friday June 26th sees the start of Huddersfield first Big Screen Weekend, running from 10am to 9pm each. Movies will be displayed on the big screen in St Georges square with stalls selling food and drink. Our beers will be avaiable from the Star Inn's festival stall.

1st June 2015 - Brewery and Shop Opening Times

Due to staff holidays over the next couple of weeks, the shop and brewery will not always be open to the public. If you need to collect bottles or casks, please contact the brewery on 01484654301 to arrange for collection.

11th May 2015 - General News

Intrepid train travellers can partake of our beers once again now that the Penistone Line Partnership had resumed it's music train service. The trains depart from Huddersfield on selected Mondays at 19.18, calling at all stations to Shellield. Please check on the Penistone Line website for dates.

30th March 2015 - Tour De Yorkshire News

We have just brewed our special beer to celebrate the Tour De Yorkshire which will be heading our way on 1st - 3rd May! This pale and hoppy beer called "Up Hill Down Dale" will be in high demand from many of the pubs on the route, so get your orders in early to avoid disappointment!

Wednesday 18th March - Sunday 22nd March - Star Beer Festival

We love the Star Beer Festival! Over 40 different ales, all hand pumped from the cellar. This time we will be doing two dry hopped specials just for the festival!

Come along and enjoy - it's all happening down at Folly Hall, Lockwood!

26th January - New in the Shop

We have managed to obtain beers from Here Be Monsters, Huddersfield's latest craft brewery. The beers are called "Dark Fury" and "Black Annis" and are available in a Little Shop of Bottles.



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