to make beer:
Every beer on the menu was brewed locally.
if a drink of tea or coffee is brewing, the taste is getting into the hot water:
He read the paper while the tea brewed.
to make a drink of tea or coffee:
freshly brewed coffee
if something unpleasant is brewing, it will happen soon:
There's trouble brewing in the office.
if a storm is brewing, it will happen soon
brew upphrasal verb
to make a drink of tea