Farewell, Duel taproom, we hardly knew ye.
The Duel Brewing taproom in downtown Albuquerque is no more.
After hearing rumors for a week, the Crew ventured downtown last Wednesday to see for ourselves if the taproom had indeed closed. By all appearances, it has been shut down, and with the deletion of the site’s Facebook page, we feel confident in writing that the taproom has closed.
We had been waiting for a response from Duel owner Trent Edwards, but he has not written us back. Our last communication with him came after this story, in which we noted that there was an advertisement online for the taproom space being up for lease. Edwards vehemently denied that his taproom was closing in a series of emails, culminating with an official statement that simply read “On the record: Duel Taproom ABQ is not closing.” We received that email on September 7, but nothing since.
This sign was posted adjacent to the Duel taproom.
Our quick visit to the taproom, after its posted time of opening (2 p
Source: NM Dark Side Brew Crew
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