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Brewery District breweries jump on board neighborhood block party

There’s a beer party on Friday and everyone is invited! It is not often that a beer festival, big or small, sneaks up on us, but that was the case with the Bacon Jam Block Party. This neighborhood event, which will feature four breweries, is set for Friday from 2 to 11 p.m. The new restaurant Bacon Jam is located on the southeast corner o ...

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Lava Rock’s own beer begins to flow at long last

Lava Rock has started brewing on a full-size system at long last. I very rarely get to the west side of town, so after an overnight stay at Route 66 Casino Hotel for my birthday, I made a point to quickly swing by Lava Rock Brewing Company at 2200 Unser Blvd. The Crew had heard that they are now brewing their own beer on a full-size brewhouse a ...

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Marble ascends the stairway to 11 years of beer and fun

The calm before the storm … of fun! Marble will celebrate its 11th anniversary with a huge street party this Saturday. Marble Brewery is growing up fast, with its 11th birthday coming up this weekend. Naturally, being Marble and all, the staff is throwing a huge fiesta for all of its loyal patrons, with additional events and beer release ...

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Cantero Brewing finds its path toward sustainable growth

Despite its hidden location, customers are finding their way to Cantero. The best laid plans do not always come to fruition. We sent one of our writers to Cantero Brewing back in the fall, only to have him then move to California for a new job. After deciding that he was never going to actually send us the story, I trekked over to the brewpub a ...

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Tart at Heart 5 beer list leans heavily toward local breweries

You do not need to wear a bunny hat to enjoy Tart at Heart’s beer lineup this year, but you could. After waiting patiently, the beer list for Saturday’s Tart at Heart 5 is finally set and ready to go. For event details, check our previous story. Twenty-one of the beers that will be available for sampling are from 10 local breweries, ...

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The Week Ahead in Beer: Old favorites find their way into package

Greetings, New Mexico craft beer lovers. Stoutmeister here with The Week Ahead in Beer. This column covers all the breweries in Bernalillo and Sandoval counties, with Santa Fe’s seven breweries, one in Los Alamos, one in Moriarty, and one in Red River also joining the party. Stoutmeister puts on his serious face to handle The Week Ahead i ...

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Las Cruces breweries organize Beer for a Cause to help one of their own

Head down to Las Cruces this weekend for good beer for a good purpose. Having a charity as a component of a beer festival is a fairly common occurrence in New Mexico. Having that charity be a brewer battling cancer is not common, but that is the case at Beer for a Cause, a special festival taking place this Sunday in Las Cruces. Pecan Grill hea ...

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Canteen kicks things up a notch for its 25th anniversary year

The oldest brewery in town is throwing a party this June, and it’s gonna be BIG. The answer to the question of what is the oldest brewery in Albuquerque is apparent the moment anyone walks into Canteen Brewhouse, what with the 25th anniversary signs plastered everywhere. It has been a long road from the early days brewing in the back of t ...

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Duel Brewing gives up the fight

Former General Manager, Mark Dawson In the Dark Side Brew Crew, we like to think of ourselves as champions for the industry. We’re not gotcha journalism, never have been. We’re here to tell the stories of all the state’s breweries, your stories. We can only ever hope that they’re all stories brewed up with good vibes and ...

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