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 Lockwood, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire and we also now have our own TapHouse, The Corner in Huddersfield's Market Walk

We brew high quality cask conditioned real ales, bottle conditioned beers and limited quantities of Key Keg.

Over the years, we have gained a reputation for producing crisp, clean flavoured hoppy ales. Our speciality is single hopped variety ales. We are regularly 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


Our bottle shop is situated at the front of the brewery and we stock a vast range of our own bottle condition beers which are all bottled in house.

You can buy beers by the case, as well as gift packs and T-shirts.

Please note that the bottle shop is staffed by brewery workers (in order to keep our bottle prices very reasonable) and so please be patient if they can't always answer the door immediately.

We are also stocking beers from:

  • Briggs Signature Ales

Beer Availability for This Week:

Updated: 13/03/2020

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

Cask Availability:

Nelson Sauvin

One of our single hopped range of beers, brewed using Nelson Sauvin hops from New Zealand. This is a golden blonde ale, with a lovely citrusy grapefruit nose, a hoppy citrus taste followed by a similar finish.
ABV 3.8


Toyomidori - NEW

A new hop variety for us! This is an Anglo- Japanese single hopped golden ale, with fresh, fruity aromas, with subtle hints of green apple. The bitterness gives flavours of classic English orchard fruit with a refreshing crispness in the finish

ABV 4.0


Say The Word - NEW

This is a superb blonde ale with orange notes in the aroma from late hopping with Amarillo. The bitterness is medium with a fruity hop flavour, leading to a slightly tart and very more-ish finish. Deliscious!

ABV 4.5

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One of our range of single hopped beers, using Calypso hops from the USA. This beer is pale blonde with tropical fruits aroma, and hints of bananas and lychees. The taste is resin bitter and a long grapefruit citrus finish

ABV 3.9


Hallertau Blanc

This is a single hopped beer using only Hallertau Blanc. It is pale gold with a lovely hop aroma thint hints at orange and grape, The bitterness is gentle yet fruity and there is a lovely fresh bitter finish. We really like this hop!

ABV 4.2



One of our single hopped range of beers, brewed using Cascade hops from the USA. Described as "pale gold in colour, with a hoppy light citrus nose, a bitter citrus lemon taste and a tart citrus finish."

ABV 4.0


Is It Spring Yet?

A deliscious golden ale with punchy aromas of sherbet lemon, lemony and floral fruit notes permeate the mouth feel from the continued use of cascade through all stages of the brew. Amarillo adds to the general fruity finish of the lovely hoppy ale.

ABV 4.3



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


KeyKeg Availability:

Chinook - Keg Conditioned

This is a keg conditioned, vegan friendly version of one of our range of single hopped beers, brewed only using Chinook hops from the USA. 
This is a lovely blonde with a light citrus hop nose, bitter lightly citrusy taste and a long bitter slightly dry finish. 

ABV 4.1


Jester - Keg Conditioned

One of our range of single hopped beers brewed only using Jester hops from the UK. This is a blonde beer with a light grapefruit and lychee nose, a medium bitter and fruity taste and a medium bitter finish.

ABV 4.0


Nelson Sauvin - Keg Conditioned

One of our single hopped range of beers, brewed using Nelson Sauvin hops from New Zealand. Described as "a golden coloured ale, with a lovely citrusy grapefruit nose, a hoppy citrus taste followed by a similar finish."
ABV 3.9


US Eureka - Keg Conditioned

A single hopped beer only using Eureka hops from the USA. This is a blonde ale with tropical fruit aromas of lychees and pineapple. An initial gorgeous tropical fruit flavour followed by an intense hop bitterness. The finish is long, bitter and tangy.

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

LWC, North East

Pig’s Ear Beer Ltd, Surrey

Pivovar Ltd, York

Real Ale Direct, Shropshire

Alesela, Glasgow

Premium Drinks, Bingley

Wholesalers Selling Our Bottles

Beer Paradise, Tockwith

Pubs Selling Our Beers

The Corner in Huddersfield is our Brewery Taphouse and is home to our exclusive House Beer called "Wappy Nick" as well as a rotaing Mallinsons cask line and two Mallinsons beers on keykeg. We also host a range of guest beers from some of our favourite breweries. Food is available on a lunchtime menu and small plates in the evenings during the week.

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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 Grove in Hudderfield always has a different Mallinsons beer on it's rotating Mallinsons pump, as well as a huge number of other casks and kegs.

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

The following establishments are also regularly stocking our latest beers:

Huddersfield / Local:

The Corner, Town Centre
The Star, Folly Hall
The Sportsman, Town Centre
The Grove, Springwood
The Royal Oak, Upperthong


The Sheaf View
The Alehouse
The Wellington
The Shakespeare
The Rutland Arms

Manchester / Chorlton / Cheshire:

The Picadilly Tap
Port Street Beer House
Cafe Beermoth
The Crown and Kettle
The Font


The Hop Inn, Newcastle Under Lyme
The Lord Harrowby, Granthan



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New Website Coming Soonl

We realise that our current website is looking a bit dated these days, so we've been working on a new one. Keep your eyes peeled over the next few weeks!

Manchester Beer Festival

We will be showcasing our cask and keg beers at Manchester Beer and Cider Festival 2020 from Thursday 23rd to Sat 25th January on our own micro bar. Come along and say hello!

Christmas 2019 Opening Times

These are our Christmas / New Year delivery days and opening times:

Tuesday 24th December - OPEN UNTIL MIDDAY - Local Deliveries only

Wed 25th - Fri 27th December - CLOSED

Mon 30th & Tues 31st December - OPEN - Manchester & Local Deliveries only

Wed 1st Jan - CLOSED

Thurs 2nd Jan - Business as Usual

We'd like to thank all our customers for their loyal support this year and wish you all a very Happy New Year!

Christmas Cake Porter - Now available in our Brewery Shop!

This year our friends at Beer Paradise asked us to brew and bottle a special Christmas beer. And we did! It's now available in our Brewery Shop in limited quantities and it's gorgeous, so please come and stock up before Christmas. Gift packs and T - Shirts are now currenty also available!

Huddersfield Winter Festival 2019 - Fri 15th Nov - Tues 24th December

Once again we are very pleased to have our beers featured in the Tipi at St George's Square in front of the railway station. Both Mallinsons and Briggs Signatures Ales will be permantently available in this wonderful setting with lots of live music events, a Christmas Market and a gorgeous fire!

Saturday 12th October - Mallytober Fest

For the first time ever we are opening the Brewery doors for a one-day festival of our own beers! Come along to our brewery on Lockwood Road, Huddersfield to enjoy our cask and keg beers as well as food and entertainment. New beers. old favourites and a few one-off specials! It's on Saturday only at 12pm - 10pm

BSA KeyKeg line at the Star

We are really chuffed to announce that our colleague Nick has his own line of Briggs Signature Ales on keg at the Star in Lockwood, Huddersfield. All the beer is keg conditioned and vegan friendly and it's ace! The line will feature a rotating range of Nick's brews!

Wednesday 26th June MTB, Trackside, Bury

This coming Wednesday at 7pm. we will be attending a Meet The Brewer event at the Trackside in Bury. There will be 6 different cask beers and one key keg on offer. Come along and have a chat!

New Venues Selling Mallinsons

We are really chuffed that Home Tapas in Lindley has started a permanent rotating Mallinsons Keg line.All our key beers are keykeg dispense, keg conditioned and fully Vegan friendly.

Also Devour in Thongsbridge is currently stocking our bottles, but will soon be introducing a Mallinsons keg line.

Sesh Fest at Magic Rock - 8th June

Thanks to our friends at Magic Rock Brewery for inviting us back to this year' s Sesh Fest. We will have two keg conditioned beers on the bar and Tara and Elaine will be around to serve beers chat to anyone!

Shepley Spring Festival 2019

In conjuction with The Corner, we are supplying the beer for Shepley Spring Festival, which will be held over the weekend of May 17th-19th. There will be a bar serving some Mallinson's favourites as well as interesting beers we've managed to source from other great breweries. Check out their website for further details!

New Collab Brew on the way!

A few weeks ago we hosted Gazza and Sue from Team Toxic (also Waen and Mission Creep breweries) for a collab. Well, they really did force us out of our brewing comfort zone, so that's what we called it. "Comfort Zone", ABV: 4.2% will be available from next week.

The Corner - Cider Pub of the Year

We are so very chuffed that our taphouse, The Corner has again won CAMRA's Cider Pub of the Year Award for Huddersfield. Huge thanks to all who voted for us!

Manchester Beer Festival: 26th-28th January

We love Manchester Beer Festival, so we have jumped at the opportunity to have our own bar there again this year.

There will beers on both cask and keg and the opportunity to chat to our Brewers. See you there!

Christmas 2018 Opening Times

These are our Christmas / New Year delivery days and opening times:

Fri 21st - OPEN UNTIL MIDDAY - Local Deliveries only

Mon 24th - Wed 26th - CLOSED

Thur 27th - OPEN - Local Deliveries only

Fri 28th - CLOSED 

Mon 31st - Tues 1st - CLOSED

Wed 2nd Jan - Business as Usual

We'd like to thank all our customers for their loyal support this year and wish you all a very Happy New Year!


We are very excited because we have brewed a Pilsner, using lager yeast, Pilsner malt and Saaz hops. We are really chuffed with the result, which should be available in cask next week, and in keykeg in about three weeks.

Huddersfield Food & Drink Festival - Thur 2nd August 2018

This week sees the always excellent Huddersfield Food and drink festival. Our beers will be available throughout the festival at The Star and Money Club Bars. You can also pop down to our bar the Corner for some cellar cooled beers and awesome food.

Opening times are:

11am-9pm Thurs
10am-10pm Fri and Sat
10.30-5.30 Sun

Food Pairing Event - The Corner: 20/07/18

Our Taphouse the Corner will be hosting one of it's fabulous food and drink pairing evenings on Friday 20th July. The focus of this pairing is "Asian Wonders" and will be a five course food tasting paired with cocktails or beer. Contact Sam or Lucy at to book in (£25.00 per head).

Delivery News - W/C: 11/06/18

Due to staff holidays, there will be limited deliveries during the week commencing 11th June. Please order early to avoid disappointment.

Meet the Brewers Events 

This week (17th May) Tara and Elaine will be at The Cricketers Arms in Horbury for a Meet the Brewers Even. It is ticketed, so please contact the bar for information.

Next week (24th) we will be at The Hare and Hounds in Ramsbottom for a Meet the Brewer / War of the Roses event. Please come along an taste some beers and say hello.

Brewery Tenth Anniversary Party

Next month our brewery will be celebrating its tenth anniverary. In celebration we will be holding a birthday party at our taphouse, The Corner, in Huddersfield. The party will be on Thursday 10th May starting from 7pm. Please pop along and join us in the festivities - our main bar will be supplemented by our special Keg Shed featuring 10 of our own kegged beers.

The Corner - Hudds CAMRA POTY

We are really chuffed to announce that our Huddersfield Taphouse, The Corner has been awarded Huddersfield CAMRA Pub of the Year. Thank you so much to Sam and the team for all your hard working in achieving this.

February 2018 The Corner Website

The Corner now has a website! As well as information regarding food and up and coming events, we now have a live beer board! Check it out at:

January 24th-27th 2018 Manchester Beer Festival

We are really pleased to announce that we will have our own little bar at this Year's Manchester Beer Festival. There will be both cask and keg conditioned beer available and we there should be a member of the brewery team around for the duration of the festival. Come and say hello.