Calling all Beer Lovers: Enjoy the Craft Brews of Sandoval County

Whether you enjoy lagers, IPAs, stouts, or sours, you’ll find it all—with local northern New Mexico twists—in Sandoval County. With a variety of breweries—all serving locally crafted beers with great flavors—you can stop in to order a flight after a hike or a day of exploring, or you can plan a brewery tour to learn how local brews are made. 

Start your Sandoval brewery adventure at one of the following stops: 

Grab a pizza, calzone or grinder paired with a hand-crafted ale at Rio Rancho’s neighborhood brewpub—Turtle Mountain Brewing Co. 

With a lively atmosphere and historical decor, Silva’s Saloon serves up cold beer in a friendly environment. 

Enjoy spacious patio seating, karaoke, weekly specials, and delicious food at The Local Brewhouse. 

Serving craft beer, local wine, New Mexican dishes, local flair, and tasty sandwiches and burgers, the Turquoise Desert Tap Room is a must for all beer lovers. 

Set in scenic Placitas, Ex Novo Brewing Company offers a taproom, beer garden and food truck. 

Enjoy artisan pizza and craft beer after a visit to Jemez springs at the Jemez Mountain Brewhouse. 

Refuel after a hike with healthy, natural foods—including salads, pizzas and desserts—as well as local beer and wine at Kaktus Brewing Company.

Enjoy spectacular views of the Sandia Mountains, along with floral arrangements and fountains on the Cazuelas Mexian Grill & Brewery patio. Watch your favorite sporting event on one of three largescreen TVs, while you sip margaritas, beer, and wine. 

Sip award-winning, New Mexico True certified brews at Bosque Brewing North.

Drink like a local and enjoy a relaxed environment serving beer, cider, wine and spirits at Brewlab 101. 

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