Young Henrys Brewery

12:00pm - 7:00pm
76 Wilford Street Newtown 2042

Since they started Young Henrys in 2012, head brewer Richard Adamson, pub life professional Oscar McMahon and their crew have been almost unanimously known as the craft-beer option in their native Newtown.

A few blocks away from Enmore road, the Young Henrys Brewery has the modest, stripped-back charm of any company whose confidence comes from their product. From your stool at the bar you can see the stainless-steel brewing tanks lined up out the back. Feel free to ask any of the staff about what’s brewing. You’ll get a quick rundown of the process and ingredients, where that beer sits on the spectrum of standard beer types and a little story of how it came to ferment at the Young Henrys Brewery.

Young Henrys has five signature beers: Real Ale, Natural Lager, Hop Ale, Cloudy Cider and Newtowner and at least two (sometimes more) limited-release, collaboration or experimental brews.

The crew claims the stereo is one of the most important pieces of brewing equipment, and it plays a mix, including rock’n’roll (AC/DC), ambient electronica (PVT), indie and punk (Frenzal Rhomb, You Am I) and dance/punk (DZ Deathrays), all of which have been involved in collaboration brews and gigs hosted by Young Henrys.

Updated: December 16th, 2019

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