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 six breweries, one in Los Alamos, and one in Moriarty also joining the party.
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The preliminary round of the annual New Mexico IPA Challenge is just 10 days away at the Duel ABQ Taproom. You can get your tickets online or at many of the participating breweries. There will be 39 breweries offering up their finest IPAs at this event, with the field to be narrowed down to about 16 for the remaining three rounds, with all of it concluding July 29 at Steel Bender Brewyard. Fear not, no one has to sample all 39. Figure on two trays, alternating by customer, or perhaps even three this year. Either way, it never hurts to start working on prepping your palate early. Start at Bosque (any location), where Challenge IPA No. 3 is now on tap. This series o
Source: NM Dark Side Brew Crew
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