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A fond farewell to a great brewer and an even better friend

A sign of a good friend is when he travels with you to a road soccer game five hours away. From left, Brandon, Wes Burbank, Stoutmeister, and Erin at a pub in Colorado Springs, waiting on the shots the NM United owner bought us. Over the years, the Brew Crew has met many people we consider friends throughout the brewing industry. Most of tho ...

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Ale Republic re-brands itself to become Rumor Brewing

The only brewery in Cedar Crest has changed its name and brand. That which was rumored is now fact. After operating as Ale Republic since its inception, the only brewery in the East Mountains/Cedar Crest area is now Rumor Brewing. We caught up with owner Patrick Johnson over lunch to discuss this move, which he had hinted to us was in th ...

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Ex Novo beer garden begins to take shape in the heart of Corrales

The framework for this shade structure, and more, is now visible in the future beer garden at Ex Novo Brewing. During a recent, as in Monday night, visit to Ex Novo, members of the Crew noticed some new additions to the area around the future beer garden out in front of the brewery building in Corrales. With nothing much else going on to sta ...

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Turtle Mountain taproom inches ever closer toward the finish line

Just use your imagination to see the words Turtle Mountain up there at the future taproom space. A little while back, a reader asked us if we might make a stop at the future Turtle Mountain Brewing taproom in northern Rio Rancho to check on the progress of one of the few offsite locations still in the works in New Mexico. Since I was headed ...

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The Week Ahead in Beer: Bow & Arrow drops a double release

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 eight breweries, one in Los Alamos, one in Moriarty, one in Red River, one in Silver City, and one in Truth or Consequences also joining the party. Stoutmeiste ...

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An update on the lack of updates about future breweries

A look inside Public House 28 Brewery near Anthony, which is still in the process of opening its doors. (Photo courtesy of Public House 28) Every now and again, I check the State of New Mexico’s licensing page to see if there are any new pending small brewer or small brewer offsite licenses. For quite some time now, there have not been ...

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The Week Ahead in Beer: Hello again, National IPA Day

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 eight breweries, one in Los Alamos, one in Moriarty, one in Red River, one in Silver City, and one in Truth or Consequences also joining the party. Stoutmeiste ...

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Schwebach seizes the opportunity and helps move Canteen forward

Canteen general manager Jamie Schwebach is keeping things upbeat even while working harder than ever. A few years ago, while sharing a pint with Canteen head brewer Zach Guilmette, he made an interesting comment as we looked out on the then-newly-remodeled patio and the full crowd enjoying themselves out there. “Man, Jamie saved th ...

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